Course Description and Credit Information

This webinar will provide an introduction to renewable energy technologies and their applications in the built environment. Participants will gain an understanding of the different types of renewable energy technologies and their characteristics. Renewable energy technologies discussed are: solar, wind, geothermal, biomass, hydro, wave, and tidal. The advantages and disadvantages of the renewable energy is presented, as well as design considerations. Several case studies are presented to illustrate innovate implementation of renewable energy.

Learning Objectives:

1. Learn about renewable energy trends

2. Learn about the different types of renewable energy technologies, including: solar, wind, geothermal, biomass, hydro, wave, and tidal

3. Comprehend the advantages and disadvantages to renewable energy options and design considerations for the sources.

General Course Information

Credits 1 CEU/CE/PH/CH
HSW Yes
Format Pre-recorded webinar