Italy, Milan, Biella

GEM - Green Energy Management 6th Edition

when 16 July 2018 - 27 July 2018
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 500

The Green Energy Management community (scientists, students, professionals, believers in a better future) is proud to announce GEM-S 2018, the 6th Edition. GEM-S 2018 will provide international students with a context sensitive first class training in the field of Green Energy Management and renewable resources.

In the past editions, GEM has hosted students from 13 different countries. GEM-S 2018 will be hosted by University of Milano-Bicocca (first week) and Fondazione Pistoletto (Biella) in the second week. Renewable energy production as well as water management and recycling in agriculture will be discussed in the context of circular economy, with a particular focus on climate change and environmental issues. An introductory broad overview of the world green energy scenario will be followed by specific experiences in different regions of the world. Elements of Energy Finance, for electricity markets and energy projects, will be given. International leading scientists and industrial and institutional partners will be part of the teaching staff, bringing and sharing their field experience.
A special corner will be dedicated to up to date research of young PhD students and Postdocs. GEM-S 2018 provides the ideal space for gathering and sharing common experiences, for a world sustainable future.

Course leader

Silvana Stefani

Target group

Prerequisites
BA Degree

Course aim

Contents covered
Renewable resources and energy management in vulnerable environments: Islands. The circular economy and the world green energy scenario; Modeling wind and sun for renewable production; Photovoltaic energy; Hydroelectricity production; Recycling in Agriculture; Water management; Energy finance; Financial products for climate change; Experience from companies in the energy sector.

Fee info

EUR 500: covers all lectures, course material, a field visits

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