ETP1400C - Distributed Electric Power Generation and Storage (AS)
2 credits (1 lecture hour, 2 lab hours)
Introduction to distributed electric power generation and storage background, essential theory and principles. Includes photovoltaic system components and configurations, panel assembly, introduction to microturbines, theory of operation, installation, operation, checkout, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair. Examination of electrical design, building-integrated photovoltaic products, mciroturbine fuels and fuel systems, fuel system interfacing, fuel gas compressors, chemical processes, performance monitoring, supervisory control and data acquisition.
Prerequisite: EET1084C or EET1215C or ETP1322 (with a grade of C or higher)