EAS501 Demand Side Management

Code EAS501
Name Demand Side Management
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Undergraduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Environmental Engineering and Management
Faculty Department of Environment and Energy Systems
Academic staff Dagnija Blumberga, Lauma Žihare
Credit points 4.0 (6.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation The course “Demand Side Management” is based on the identification, use and evaluation of consumer resources, the development of demand side management program, as well as analysis of legislation and documentation related energy consumption..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
To get the knowledge about identification, use and evaluation of energy consumption data. To understand how to develop a Demand Side Management program. To get the knowledge about literature review.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
To be able to evaluate and review the literature regarding energy consumption. - Examination: course work, exam. Assessment criteria: literature review on energy consumption in public sector in Latvia.
To be able to collect, summarize and analyze data of energy consumption. - Examination: practical works, course work, exam. Assessment criteria: mathematical analyses of electricity data and electrical appliances.
To be able to develop Demand Side Management program. - Examination: practical works, course work, exam. Assessment criteria: development of proposals for energy savings, economical and ecological substantiation of developed proposals.
Course prerequisites No special requirements.

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