Course ET2011

Active Electrical Networks

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 35, 2022

The overall objective of the course is that the student shall be able to demonstrate an understanding of the construction of smart grids and how these should be optimized for efficient power transmission.

After completing the course, the student shall be able to:

  • demonstrate an understanding of the structure of Europe’s HVDC networks
  • describe how a distribution network works
  • explain why a transmission network is important
  • describe how energy storage can be used to balance the electricity grid
  • describe the opportunities that the electricity market provides to control the consumption and production of electricity
  • demonstrate an understanding of different methods in local electricity generation and how they affect electricity consumption and load flexibility
Starts and ends:
week 35, 2022 - week 44, 2022
Study Rate:
50%
Location:
Borlänge
Time of Day:
Day
Teaching form:
Normal
Language:
English
Other:
C: Course only offered as part of course package. Only for Exchange Students (Erasmus)
Entry Qualifications:
  • Building services technology 7,5 credits first cycle level
  • Electrical Power systems, 7.5 credits, first cycle
Application Code:
HDA-H3CH3
Included in course package:
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