22.525 Grid-Connected Solar Electric Systems

Grid-Connected Solar Electric Systems

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 38510
Status Active

Students will study the concepts and design considerations of grid-connected, solar-powered, electrical generation systems, from residential through utility scale. Emphasis will be on practical applications that help make the student "work ready" at graduation. Grading consists of two tests during semester; one individual project (residential scale PV system); and one group project (commercial-scale system). This course fulfills an elective requirement for renewable energy students.