Course syllabus U15-0144-I - Energy efficiency in industry and agriculture (FESRD - WS 2019/2020)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of European Studies and Regional Development
Course unit code: U15-0144-I
Course unit title:
Energy efficiency in industry and agriculture
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits: 6
Environmental Management - master (elective), 1. semester
Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
Continuous assessment, written exam 15%.
Semestral project 20%.
Written final exam 765%.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Student after graduation of this subject will be orientating in the area of forms and the efficient use of energy. He has knowledge from the European and Slovak legislation in the field of energy efficiency and methods applicable in the evaluation in industry and agriculture. Can make informed decisions in the field of energy efficiency.
Course contents:
Importance of energy for individual and community life.
An overview of all types of energy available in the world and how to use them.
SR energy concept and the EU.
Energy Efficiency Action Plan SR.
Technical and economic analysis of energy consumption, proposals for measures to reduce them and method of implementation.
Legislative conditions for consumers and suppliers of energy in Slovakia and the EU.
Technical and legal and environmental aspects of electricity.
Rationalization of energy consumption, energy efficiency, energy label.
Energy performance of buildings, energy services.
Energy audit, energy advice.
Recommended or required reading:
Akčný plán energetickej efektívnosti na roky 2014-2016 s výhľadom do roku 2020, Bratislava 2014
SMERNICA EURÓPSKEHO PARLAMENTU A RADY 2012/27/EÚ z 25. októbra 2012 o energetickej efektívnosti
Sternova, Z. a kol: Energetická hospodárnosť a energetická certifikácia budov
Vyhláška Ministerstva hospodárstva SR č.88/2015, ktorou sa ustanovuje rozsah hodnotenia, spôsob výpočtu a hodnoty energetickej účinnosti zdrojov a rozvodov energie
ZÁKON 321/2014 Z.z. z 21. októbra 2014 o energetickej efektívnosti

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Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 42

50,0 %
31,0 %2,4 %
14,3 %
2,3 %
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Name of lecturer(s):
prof. Ing. Ján Gaduš, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Ing. Tomáš Giertl, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Last modification:
4. 9. 2017
prof. Ing. Ján Gaduš, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Martin Mastík, PhD. on 09/04/2017.

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