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University of Colorado Boulder

Renewable Energy

University of Colorado Boulder via Coursera Specialization


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This specialization is for learners wanting a thorough understanding of renewable energy concepts, tools, and applications. This knowledge can be employed to advance in your current work, to move into the renewable energy field, and to promote sustainability at home and in your community. New technologies, new market structures, and new business models make renewable energy a dynamic, entrepreneurial, and exciting field. This specialization focuses on pragmatic and fact-based information, including real-world costs and technical performance, market trends, and web-based analysis tools. We use lectures, case studies, and interviews with industry leaders to provide a comprehensive and up-to-date education on renewable energy. Specialization logo image credits: background courtesy of Clyde RS. Available on Unsplash at; icon is "Wind Turbine" by Vectors Point from the Noun Project.


Course 1: Renewable Energy Technology Fundamentals
- Offered by University of Colorado Boulder. Renewable energy is one of the fastest growing industries on the planet, with billions of dollars ... Enroll for free.

Course 2: Renewable Power and Electricity Systems
- Offered by University of Colorado Boulder. The energy revolution in underway. Renewable energy is growing at an astounding pace - notably ... Enroll for free.

Course 3: Renewable Energy Projects
- Offered by University of Colorado Boulder. Understanding renewable energy technologies is important, but equally important is knowing how to ... Enroll for free.

Course 4: Renewable Energy Futures
- Offered by University of Colorado Boulder. Renewable energy's future is bright, yet uncertain. Will it continue to grow rapidly? Is ... Enroll for free.


Taught by

Paul Komor and Stephen R. Lawrence


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