ELT 222 Introduction to Alternative Residential Energy Systems (4 credits)

Students practice the analysis and application of physical level services and methodologies as applied to residential alternative energy sources. Topics include power requirement estimation, solar, wind, and hydrogen fuel cell technologies as well as geothermal heating and cooling. Cost analysis and the time required to "break-even" are also included. Three class hours and three laboratory hours per week. Prerequisite: ELT 161.