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MECH.5250 Grid-Connected Solar Electric Systems (Formerly 22.525)

Id: 038510 Credits Min: 3 Credits Max: 3


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.

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