Renewable Energy Sources and Energy Efficiency Methods

Delegates will be able to see a number of renewable technologies, thermal imaging and sustainable construction methods (including air tightness principles and Passivhaus standards). This course is tailored to local businesses and sole traders to increase their awareness of where the industry is heading and decide their path of upskilling.

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Qualifications

Borders College certification 'Renewable Energy, Society and the Environment.'

Delivery

One off session, 4 hours including STEM Hub tour. Parking available.

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Entry requirements

This course is tailored to local businesses, whether they be business leaders, sole traders or anything in between, who are looking to be informed with up to date renewable technology. This course will provide an overview of various renewable energy sources, the pros and cons and discuss installation requirements. Additionally, methods of evaluating the energy efficiency of a property will be covered.Technologies include: Solar PV, Solar thermal, Micro hydro, Biomass, Insulation, Air tightness principles and testing, Passivhaus methods and standards, Mechanical Ventilation Heat Recovery, Electric vehicle charging points, Current regulations, Thermal imaging, BIM

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