Mont-Soleil St. Imier, Switzerland

Field-based Insight into the Implementation of Renewable Energies

when 10 August 2020 - 15 August 2020
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC
fee CHF 500

The PhD/Summer school Mont-Soleil is dedicated to Advanced Methods and Technologies for intergrated Renewable Energies. The extra-muros organisation of the course will include Field-Based Insightes into the Implementation of renewable Energies
Total 19 lecturers 28 hours of lectures.
The course includes a part dedicated to environmenta issues at University of Berne, with a visit to the high altitude research platform at Jungfraujoch (3800m) dedicated to long-term high altitude CO2 measurements

The outcome of the course is to understand the most important issues and field constraints on the integration of renewable sources and storage. The integration includes the energy management interface (power electronics) the storage and the control methods of the powe of Active Power Distribution Networks.

Course leader

Prof. Alfred Rufer/ Dr. Martin Pfisterer

Target group

PhD students in the field of renewable energies, energy in general, sustainable development

Course aim

Details, program and registration at:

Fee info

CHF 500: PhD and Master students not affiliated with EPFL Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne or Bfh University of applied sciences Biel/Bienne
PhD students and Master students EPFL and Bfh: CHF 0.-
Others: CHF 900.-
CHF 0: Convenience fees including meals, local transport, lodging in Grindelwald and visit to Jungfraujoch
(see program and registration form).