Wind power
Study plans 2016-2017 - ENE2051 - 7.5 ECTS

On the basis of

  • ENE1031 Electrical Energy Systems and District Heating
  • ENE1051 Hydro power

Expected learning outcomes


  • The student will acquire a proper understanding of the various aspects of wind energy such as resource, technology, environment and economy.


  • The student should also apply academic knowledge to practical and theoretical issues

General competence:

  • The student should be able to convey key subject matter in written and oral form


  • Wind energy introduction
  • Energy and power in wind
  • Wind energy resouces
  • Wind turbine technology
  • Estimation of wind energy
  • Efficiency
  • Wind energy converting systems
  • Wind farm
  • Economy and costs
  • Installation and maintenance
  • Applications
  • GIS in relation to data overview for developing new areas

Teaching Methods


Teaching Methods (additional text)



Project assignment

Self study

Form(s) of Assessment


Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

Written exam 4 hours (counts 70 %)

projects assignment (counts 30 %)

Both must be passed

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

External/internal examiner

Graded by internal examiners

Re-sit examination

Regular examination of the written exam.
For project: New project at the next scheduled time for the course.

Coursework Requirements

one mandatory assignment for delivery

Teaching Materials

will be announced at the start of the course