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Aug 21st 2017

Energy issues have always been important in international relations, but in recent years may have become even more important than in the past due to the widespread awareness of existing limits to energy sources and negative climate impacts. The course discusses global trends in energy consumption and production, various available scenarios for potential developments in the coming decades, the availability of oil reserves and the evolution of the oil industry.

Average: 6 (2 votes)
Aug 7th 2017

The Global Energy and Climate Policy course offers an introduction to the theoretical and practical understanding of how energy and climate change policies are designed, shaped, advocated and implemented. As energy markets go truly global, domestic energy policies are becoming more and more entangled with wider issues of international governance. Concurrently, the urgent need to mitigate and adapt to climate change and transition to a low-carbon future is adding a further layer of complexity.

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May 8th 2017

Discover the science behind nuclear energy and its role in energy provision in the past, present and future. With the need to reduce carbon emissions around the world, the way we generate our power has to change and nuclear energy is back on the political agenda. But do you know your fission from your fusion? Would you like the knowledge to make an informed decision?

Average: 7 (1 vote)

Oct 31st 2016

Learn more about nuclear power, from the risks and benefits to the technology and its future, with this free online course. Nuclear power remains a contentious issue - does it offer our best chance at sustainable energy future? Or do the risks outweigh the benefits? This course will answer some of these questions and is aimed at a broad audience - whether you’re an engineer or scientist thinking of working in the nuclear industry; a policy adviser working in energy or technology; a technical journalist; a teacher or lecturer; concerned with how infrastructure is financed or simply keep to develop your understanding of nuclear power.

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Oct 4th 2016

Learn the science and technology behind nuclear energy and the special features of this energy source.

Average: 2 (1 vote)
Aug 4th 2016

Learn why knowledge management is so vital to keeping nuclear power operations running safely and efficiently.

Average: 9 (1 vote)

Oct 20th 2014

A comprehensive introduction to existing and emerging energy technologies and their applications. (Taught in Mandarin)

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