Renewable Energy

Course Description

Survey of renewable energy systems; solar, wind, geothermal, bioenergy, micro and mini hydro, and ocean plus institutional and economic aspects.

Course Information


No required text but Introduction to Renewable Energy by Vaughn Nelson is recommended.

Disability Statement

Note:  West Texas A & M University seeks to provide reasonable accommodations for all qualified persons with disabilities.  This University will adhere to all applicable federal, state, and local laws, regulations and guidelines with respect to providing reasonable accommodations as required to afford equal educational opportunity. It is the student's responsibility to register with the Disability Support Services and to contact the faculty member in a timely fashion to arrange for suitable accommodations.


This material may not be used without the permission of the Alternative Energy Institute and the International Renewable Training Consortium.  Contact the Alternative Energy Institute,