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Nov 14th 2017

Understand how solar cells generate electricity. Learn about semiconductor physics and optics required to design and manufacture solar cells. The key factor in getting more efficient and cheaper solar energy panels is the advance in the development of photovoltaic cells. In this course you will learn how photovoltaic cells convert solar energy into useable electricity. You will also discover how to tackle potential loss mechanisms in solar cells.

Average: 6 (2 votes)
Sep 11th 2017

As a society and individually, we use energy every moment of our lives to improve our quality of life. Energy 101 will develop the big picture and connect the details of our energy use, technology, infrastructure, impact, and future.

Average: 6 (5 votes)
Sep 11th 2017

This course teaches you everything you need to know about energy, the environment, and at least a number of things in everyday life. It starts by talking about energy itself and where it comes from. This includes how much we have, who has it, who uses it, and what that all means.

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Sep 5th 2017

Explore the main PV technologies in the current market. Get in-depth knowledge on the design and processing methods of solar cells. The technologies used to produce solar cells and photovoltaic modules are advancing to deliver highly efficient and flexible solar panels. In this course you will explore the main PV technologies in the current market.

Average: 8 (1 vote)
Sep 4th 2017

In the course you will learn about solar cell history, why we need solar energy, how solar cells produce power, and how they work. We will also talk specifically about solar cell technologies, so you will learn what the difference is between mono and multi-crystalline solar cells. What thin film solar cells are, and what new emerging technologies is being developed.

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Aug 29th 2017

Learn how to make the transition to 100% renewable energy from wind, solar and biomass for electricity, heat and fuels for a sustainable future.

Average: 8.2 (5 votes)

May 29th 2017

Explore the development of new energy technologies and discover key energy challenges with this online course. In a world facing pressing energy challenges, the need for alternative energy and new energy technologies has never been more pressing. This course explores the new and upcoming technologies that may help solve some of the world’s biggest energy challenges - examining them from both a business and technological perspective.

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Aug 15th 2016

Discover the power of solar energy and design a complete photovoltaic system.

Average: 8.2 (6 votes)
Oct 18th 2015

הנפט, הפחם והגז מניעים כיום את גלגלי חיינו. האם וכיצד ניתן להחליפם במקורות אנרגיה נקיים ומתחדשים?

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Sep 28th 2015

Amener les apprenants à mieux comprendre les grands enjeux du 21ème siècle en matière de transition énergétique ainsi que les moyens d'exploiter les différentes sources d'énergies renouvelables (soleil, vent, eau, chaleur du sol, biomasse), tel est l'objectif du MOOC "Énergies renouvelables".

Average: 3 (1 vote)
Oct 20th 2014

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

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Sep 15th 2014

Le cours présente les cellules solaires à base de silicium, depuis la physique des semiconducteurs cristallins jusqu’au fonctionnement des modules photovoltaïques. Les semiconducteurs désordonnés utilisés dans les cellules en couche mince sont également traités. Les aspects socio-économiques et environnementaux du photovoltaïque sont abordés.

Average: 5.5 (2 votes)