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ENGR 120 - Introduction To Alternative Energy (3 credit hours)

Offered in Variable Term (3-0-0)
An introduction to alternative and renewable energy. The course will include a survey of past industrial energy practices as background to a review of non-traditional, alternative energy sources. Topics covered may include solar (active/passive and photovoltaic), wind, biomass, hydroelectric, fuel cells, wave and geothermal. Through a historical review and a look towards the future, students will gain knowledge and an appreciation for strengths and weaknesses of traditional and alternative energy sources.
PREREQUISITE(S): MATH 112  or MATH 120  or higher.
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