Upcoming Courses

Title of

the Course

Solar PV Design and Installation

 

Name of Instructor

 

Dr. Fawad Azeem

Objectives

 

·         To understand the basics of Solar PV systems

·         To get knowledge of solar PV systems sizing

·         To get skills of solar PV systems design for residential and commercial installations

Contents

 

·         Basics of Solar PV

·         Types of Solar PV systems available

·         Solar PV systems integral components

·         Solar PV module types

·         Sizing of Solar PV systems

·         Sizing of Battery storage

·         Sizing of inverter

·         Sizing of charge controller

·         Installation techniques

·         On-grid installations

·         Off-grid installations

·         Economic feasibility

·         Conclusion

Learning Outcomes

 

·         To get knowledge of solar PV systems sizing

·         To get skills of solar PV systems design for residential and commercial installations

Methodology

 

Online/In-class

Credit value

1 CPD point

Title of the Course

Energy Audit Tools and Techniques for Commercial and Industrial Buildings

Name of Instructor

 

Dr. Fawad Azeem

Objectives

 

·         Understanding the energy audits

·         Tools and techniques used for the analysis of Energy Audits

·         Identification of Energy Efficiency Opportunities

Contents

 

·         Introduction to Energy Audits

·         Why Energy Audits are important

·          What is Energy Efficiency and Energy Management

·         Walk-Through Audits

·         Analysis of Bills

·         Analyzing the facility (Building or Industry)

·         Analysis of Production  or Energy Utilization

·         Using Regression analysis to analyze the base case

·         Overall analysis of Bills, production and base case

·         Detailed Energy Audits Tools

·         Measurement tools introduction, operation and handling

·         Energy Audits for Lightings

·         Energy Audits for Compressors

·         Energy Audits for Air Handling Units

·         Energy Audits for Pumps

·         Energy Audit for Motors

·         Energy Audits for Building Envelope

·         Energy Audit for Boilers

·         Energy Audit for furnace

·         Energy Audit for Ventilation Systems

·         Final Report Preparation and saving opportunities

Learning Outcomes

 

·         Tools and techniques used for the analysis of Energy Audits

·         Identification of Energy Efficiency Opportunities

Methodology

 

Online  (Only requires HOMER software trial version)

Credit value

 2 CPD point

Title of the Course

Design and Analysis of wind power generation system: A Step towards small wind turbines

 

Name of Instructor

 

Dr Tareq Manzoor

Objectives

 

Wind Energy Systems and its Design

Contents

 

Types of Wind Turbines - An Overview

Physical Basics of Wind Energy

Module 2: Connecting to the Electrical Grid

What is Grid Integration of Wind Energy?

Common Myths about Grid Integration and the Impact on a Grid

What is Unique about Integrating Wind Energy

Module 2: Lesson Summary

Module 3: The Future of Wind Energy

The Future of Wind Energy

Research and Development Needs

Wind Energy – From Wind Turbines to Grid Integration Assessment,

Learning Outcomes

 

Physical Basics of Wind Energy

Possibilities of small turbines

Clarification of Common Myths about wind farms and the Impact on a Grid

Methodology

 

In Class Lectures

Credit value

0.5