IND406 Energy Management

This course covers a comprehensive study of various forms of energy generated from fossil fuels, alternative and renewable energy sources and their management. This course also covers life cycle cost of each type of energy system, energy conservation programs, smart building, load management, miscellaneous methods to increase the energy efficiency of a building, utility rate structures, reduction of energy demand and rebates. In addition, energy conservation will be covered with respect to its effect on indoor air quality and other environmental issues. Prerequisite(s): MET 212, MET 230 and MET 314 Credits: 3 (3,0)