07MET605 ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY AND RESEARCH 5 ECTS
- understands possibilities of using environmental friendly technical solutions in urban settings
- understands current research in the field and needs for future research
- is able to collect information of different technologies and evaluate their impacts
- develops applications of the field to existing situations
Possibilities of renewable energy sources and use in the future including solar, thermal and wind energy. Evaluation methods of energy efficiency in buildings and urban areas and current development in the field. Cleantech technology – contemporary research and practical applications (green ICT etc.) in business sector. Responsible business, Waste treatment and possibilities to recycle different types of waste. Developed systems of waste collection and transportation in urban settings. Site visits in different organisations and enterprises in Lahti.
Lectures, assignments, working in the web.
To be defined later.