19E023OIEG - Renewable Energy Sources

Course specification
Course title Renewable Energy Sources
Acronym 19E023OIEG
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
ESPB 6.0 Status elective
Condition No prerequisites
The goal Provide students to understand the principles for obtaining electrical energy from renewable energy sources. Provide students to acquire practical engineering knowledge in the field of solar and wind technologies.
The outcome Introduce students to basic principles of exploitation of renewable energy resources. Enables students to assess the potential of solar radiation and wind. Make students capable to design and analyze photovoltaic systems and wind power plants.
URL to the subject page
URL to lectures
Contents of lectures Ecological motivation for energy production by using renewable energy resources. Analysis of the solar resource. PV conversion. PV systems. Solar thermal power plants. Wind Energy. Measurement and statistical analysis. Regional climate of the wind. Wind turbines. Concepts of electromechanical conversion of wind energy. Exploitation characteristics of wind turbines. Wind turbine design.
Contents of exercises Creating project of the built integrated photovoltaic power system using available insolation measured data. Creating project of the wind power plant using available wind measured data. Laboratory measurement and photovoltaic module performance analysis.
  1. Željko Đurišić, Vjetroelektrane, Akademska misao, Beograd, 2019. (Original title)
  2. Jovan Mikulović, Željko Đurišić, Solarna energetika, Akademska misao, 2019. (Original title)
  3. Gilbert Masters, Renewable and Efficient Electric Power Systems, John Wiley & Sons, 2004 (Original title)
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
2 2 0.5
Methods of teaching The theoretical part of the lecture with presentations. Practical exercises throughout completely worked set of problems and computer simulations.
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures Test paper 60
Practical lessons Oral examination
Seminars 40