Energy: Production, Consumption and Management

Number of ECTS Credits: 3

Abbreviation: FTP_Energy

Responsible of module: Elena-Lavinia Niederhäuser, HES-SO

Lecturer: Maurizio C. Barbato, SUPSI

This module addresses the following aspects:
• Available forms of energy (renewable or non-renewable)
• The demand for these forms of energy and their stocks
• The value of the various forms of energy ('Noblesse')
• Small and large-scale power plants
• The potential of recycling energy
• Energy management in industry and in buildings
• The economical advantages of rational energy use
• Mobility
• Sustainability