ESD.124 Energy Systems and Climate Change Mitigation


Class Info

Explores the contributions of energy systems to global greenhouse gas emissions and the potential levers for reducing emissions. Lectures and projects focus on decomposing contributions to greenhouse gas emissions, with emphasis on technology related variables such as per unit cost and carbon intensity of energy. Reviews other performance attributes of energy technologies. Student projects explore pathways for realizing emissions reduction scenarios.

This class has no prerequisites.

ESD.124 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by J. Trancik.

Lecture occurs 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 8-119.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

In the Spring 2016 Subject Evaluations, ESD.124 was rated 5.7 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the ESD.124 Class Site site or on the ESD.124 Stellar site.

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