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Unit for Continuing Education

Course overview

  • The course will provide the participants with an overview of the most significant renewable energy resources, concepts, technologies and challenges to overcome climate change and other sustainable development goals.
  • It will provide course participants with an insight into the possible solutions to sustainable energy usage.

Participants will be able to understand the nature, resources, conversion technologies, efficiencies and practical utilisation of the following renewable energy sources:

  • Hydropower
  • Geothermal energy
  • Solar energy
  • Ocean current energy
  • Wave energy
  • Wind energy

- Participants will be able to propose sustainable energy scenarios using renewable energy to reduce the use of fossil fuels and combat climate change.

Course date:

  • 13 - 17 March

Course fee:

  • R5500

 

Contact information
Ms Joshna Daya
Administrative Assistant
joshna.daya@nmmu.ac.za