Course syllabus U15-0151-I - Principles of technique for renewable energy sources (FESRD - SS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of European Studies and Regional Development
Course unit code:
Course unit title: Principles of technique for renewable energy sources
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
2 hours weekly (on-site method)
1 hour weekly (on-site method)

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Assesment methods :
Active participation in lectures.
Active participation in exercises.
Elaboration of measurement log.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
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Course contents:
Introduction to problems, basic concepts.
Distribution, potential and perspectives using of renewable energy sources.
Use of hydropower in regions of Slovakia, small hydro power plants.
Use of solar energy in regions of Slovakia, photovoltic systems.
Use of solar energy, solar collectors, heat accumulation.
Use of wind energy in regions of Slovakia.
Use of geothermal energy in regions of Slovakia.
Use of biomass in regions of Slovakia.
Technologies for biomass processing.
Technologies for molded biofuels and their potential.
Technologies for gasification of biodegradable materials.
Technologies for biomass gasification in the form of thermochemical conversion of biomass.
Recommended or required reading:
Janíček, F. – Daruľa, I. – Gaduš, J. – Regula, E. – Smitková, M. – Polonec, Ľ. – Ľudvík, J. – Kubica, J.: Obnoviteľné zdroje energie 1. Technológie pre udržateľnú budúcnosť. 2007, STU Bratislava: Renesans, s.r.o. – 176 s. ISBN 978-80-969777-0-3
Smernica 2009/28/ES, o podpore využívania energie z obnoviteľných zdrojov energie
Zákon č. 309/2009 Z. z., o podpore obnoviteľných zdrojov energie a vysoko účinnej kombinovanej výroby

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Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 75

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21,3 %
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Name of lecturer(s):
prof. Ing. Ján Gaduš, PhD. (examiner, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Ing. Tomáš Giertl, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Last modification:
18. 2. 2020
prof. Ing. Ján Gaduš, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Martin Mastík, PhD. on 02/18/2020.

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