logo-polimi
Loading...
Degree programme
Programme Structure
Show/Search Programme
Course Details
Save Document
Degree Programme
Read Degree Programme
Faculty
Infrastructures
Quantitative data
International context
Customized Schedule
Your customized time schedule has been disabled
Enable
Search
Search a Professor
Search a Course
Search a Course (system prior D.M. n. 509)
Search Lessons taught in English

Glossary
Semester (Sem)
1First Semester
2Second Semester
AAnnual course
Educational activities
CSimilar or integrative activities
Language
Course completely offered in italian
Course completely offered in english
--Not available
Innovative teaching
The credits shown next to this symbol indicate the part of the course CFUs provided with Innovative teaching.
These CFUs include:
  • Subject taught jointly with companies or organizations
  • Blended Learning & Flipped Classroom
  • Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC)
  • Soft Skills
Course Details
Context
Academic Year 2017/2018
School School of Industrial and Information Engineering
Name (Master of Science degree)(ord. 270) - BV (479) Management Engineering
Track DBM - DIGITAL BUSINESS AND MARKET INNOVATION
Programme Year 2

Course Details
ID Code 097357
Course Title POWER PRODUCTION FROM RENEWABLE ENERGY C
Course Type Mono-Disciplinary Course
Credits (CFU / ECTS) 5.0
Semester First Semester
Course Description Introduction and perspectives. The potential of renewable energy. Classification of sources and typical problems related to their exploitation for the production of electricity on an industrial scale. Incentive schemes adopted. Current situation and forecast scenarios. Wind energy. Betz theory and laws of operation, types of machines, applications. Sizing criteria, plant regulation and characteristic curves. Coupling with the generator, power electronics for rotor speed control. Characterization of the wind resource of a site, analysis and profitability of a wind farm. Environmental impact of wind power installations. Off-shore wind farms. Geothermal energy. Classification of geothermal sources: liquid and vapor-dominated hydrothermal source, hot dry rocks. Exploration techniques and drilling. Adoptable power plants: direct steam cycle, plant with flash and separation of steam, binary ORC cycles. Cogeneration plants. Design aspects, issues related to geothermal fluids and environmental impact. Energy from biomass. Classification of biomass and future potential. Conversion systems with grate boilers: water steam cycles and ORC. Flue gas treatment systems. Anaerobic digestion for biogas production. Solar energy. Solar radiation: characteristic angles and the solar spectrum. Instruments for measuring radiation. Photovoltaic solar energy : the photoelectric effect, processes for silicon production and photovoltaic cell manufacturing, electrical characteristic of the cell and circuit connection, inverter and power conditioning systems. Design criteria for off-grid and grid-connected plants. Thin-film and multi-junction cells, recent technological developments. Concentrating photovoltaic.
Scientific-Disciplinary Sector (SSD)
Educational activities SSD Code SSD Description CFU
C
ING-IND/09
ENERGY SYSTEMS AND POWER GENERATION
5.0

Schedule, add and removeAlphabetical groupProfessorLanguageCourse details
From (included)To (excluded)
--AZZZZManzolini Giampaolo
manifesti v. 3.4.25 / 3.4.25
Area Servizi ICT
29/06/2022