Master in Sustainable Energy Engineering and Technology

Course aims to: To introduce the basis of development of sustainable energy technologies, the types of renewable energy sources, their using options and effectiveness, indicators, the working principles of facilities and their calculation fundamentals. To develop a systematic, scientific basis picture of the world, based on sustainable energy technology. To deepen basic knowledge of students in their speciality - with the target to create and employ materials used in alternative and sustainable energetics, to analyze and plan processes taking place in sustainable energetics. To introduce basic concepts of sustainable energetics to students: fundamentals of joint sustainable action of nature, society and economy.

University: Tallinn University of Technology Location: Tallinn, Estonia

Level: Master Field: Renewable Energy, Sustainable Energy

Approximate share of DHC-related lessons: ca 20%

Key topics: Overview of main sustainable energy topics including district heating and district cooling. Within the course, students get theoretical knowledge regarding DH and DC topics and visit practical facilities (heating and production plants, construction facilities of DH and DC)