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Spring 2008 - Wind, Energy and Other Renewables

Smith, Ernest E

Credit Hours: 3  Course ID: 397S  Unique # 29310

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
W3:30 - 5:20 pmTNH 3.115
Exam Type  Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.
You must have at least 43 credit hours to register.

The seminar will focus primarily on the legal issues surrounding commercial wind energy development, including siting, regulatory, electric transmission, and environmental issues.  At least one session will be devoted to other energy sources, such as solar, biofuels and alternative hydrocarbons, such as tar sands Every student will be required to write a paper on a topic that has been approved by the professor and to discuss a draft of the paper during a portion of one class period.