MJ2470 Climate Change Mitigation Tools 6.0 credits

Instrument för analys av klimatpåverkan

  • Education cycle

    Second cycle
  • Main field of study

  • Grading scale

    A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

At present this course is not scheduled to be offered.

Intended learning outcomes

Upon successfully completing the course, the student should be able to:

  • Define and understand climate change from an energy planning perspective
  • Define and plan strategies to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases
  • Calculate the effect of different measures to reduce the emission of greenhouse gases

Course main content

Utilisation of different tools for calculation of emissions in a context of energy generation and use.

Eligibility

Prerequisites: 45 ECTS from Masterprogram studies in energy, environment or similar areas

and the course

Energy and Environment MJ2413 or corresponding knowledge including documented proficiency in english B or equivalent.

Literature

1. Reports and scientific publications 2. Instructions for software use for the laboratory exercises. The software to be used is for example a calculation tool from IEA, but also other tools will be introduced.

Examination

  • LAB1 - Laboratory Work, 2.0, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • LAB2 - Laboratory Work, 2.0, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • PRO1 - Exam Task, 2.0, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • LAB1 - Laboratory Work, 2.0 credits, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • LAB2 - Laboratory Work, 2.0 credits, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • PRO1 - Exam Task, 2.0 credits, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Two larger laboratory excercises of each 2 cr. Exam of 2 cr.

Requirements for final grade

Completed Laboratory Excerises (Grade A-F) and Exam (Grade A-F)

Offered by

ITM/Energy Technology

Examiner

Semida Silveira <semida.silveira@energy.kth.se>

Version

Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2009.
Examination information valid from: Autumn 2009.