Department: MSc Engineering Management
Module Description: Introducing the concepts and applications of modern energy management practices. Topics covered will include the need and impact of energy management, types and equipment used in energy auditing. The economic aspects of energy sourcing, purchase and use. Economic assessment of alternative decision-making approaches based on present worth, payback period and Life Cycle Costing. The range of available financing options.
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