Renewable Energy

Future Potential, Technologies, and Policies.

What you will learn:

  1. You will be able to discuss potential of renewable sources in meeting future energy demand

  2. You will be able to list different Renewable Energy (RE) sources and their applications

  3. You will be able to recognize challenges of renewable energy transition

  4. You will be able to identify countries and projects leading RE energy transition


This is an introductory course and no previous knowledge of the energy sector is required


This course is approved for 1 GBCI Continuation Education (CE) credits. After completing the course, you can report your credit towards LEED credential maintenance.

This course does a 360 degrees appraisal of 10 different RE technologies- diving into design requirements, applications, challenges, and zooms out to assess their global potential. Renewable energy has grown to 10.4% of the global energy mix with solar photovoltaic and wind emerging as the most preferred new energy installation types.   

Anybody keen on gaining a comprehensive overview of RE in the global context will find this course informative and insightful. 

At the end of the course, you will be able to recognize different RE installations, their design criteria as well as challenges involved. You will be able to critically examine policy measures supporting the rapid transition to RE across the world.

Who is this course for:

  1. Students keen on working in the renewable energy sector

  2. Students interested in sustainability trends

  3. Professionals starting on renewable energy projects

Course Reviews

"This course useful for learning the renewable energy generation from various source solar,wind bioenergy,geothermal and hydro energy"

-Krishnamurthi Tamilarasan

"Good general overview of renewable options and information on what some countries are doing to develop it."

-Amanda J Garland

"Awesome course with lot many visuals! Great job by the speaker as well."

-Parimal Patel

"The course moves along at a good rate to give an introductory overview to renewable energy. Solid course overall..."

- Randall L Jones

"fully enjoyed the course clear narration which is excellent"

-Iain jones

"very insightful and thought provoking work on the audio and overall presentation"

-Patrick Omwange