ENRG08003 2013 Energy and Utilities Management 401

General Details

Full Title
Energy and Utilities Management 401
Transcript Title
Energy and Utilities Management
Code
ENRG08003
Attendance
N/A %
Subject Area
ENRG - Energy
Department
MENG - Mech. and Electronic Eng.
Level
08 - NFQ Level 8
Credit
05 - 05 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2013 - Full Academic Year 2013-14
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Author(s)
Tom OCallaghan
Programme Membership
SG_EMECH_K08 201300 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Engineering in Mechatronics SG_EPLYP_J07 201300 Bachelor of Engineering in Polymer Processing
Description

This module has been designed to be a useful resource for industrial energy managers bringing utilities and systems in line with energy and carbon allowances while maximising efficiency of the plant.  Also contains energy savings information tailored to industries or focused on specific plant utility and process improvements. Building and process energy will be examined with a view to streamlining and improving energy consumption.  Energy efficient design of plant facilities and manufacturing equipment and communicate the message of energy efficiency to your employees and others.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

1.

Understand energy and carbon allowances calculation

2.

Demonstrate an appreciation for process/plant utility improvement resources

3.

explain the principles industrial best practice for plant and process design

4.

Understand electrical power management

5.

Recognise the role industry plays in the environment .

6.

Perform and calculate the coefficient of plant performance.

7.

Develop and show an understanding of waste management.

8.

Understand ISO 50001 and structured approach to Energy Management

Teaching and Learning Strategies

Combination of lectures on current topics with support reading notesand assignments based in industry

Module Assessment Strategies

Industry based assignments coupled with written final examination at end of semester.

Repeat Assessments

In line Marks & Standards procedures.

Indicative Syllabus

Energy

Carbon allowances

HVAC,

Humidity and Temperature Control,

Combined heat and power generation

Process/Plant Utility

Industrial Best Practice

Energy Conversion and HVAC

Process design for maintenance

Large scale gaseous

ISO 50001 

Electrical power management

Environment compliance - IPPC and Role of EPA

Waste management

 

Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

Coursework & Continuous Assessment
30 %
End of Semester / Year Formal Exam
70 %

Coursework Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Continuous Assessment Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 30 % Week 10 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8
             
             

End of Semester / Year Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Final Exam Final exam Final Exam UNKNOWN 70 % End of Term 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8
             
             

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Lecture Flat Classroom Lecture delivery 4 Weekly 4.00
Independent Learning UNKNOWN Self Directing learning 5 Weekly 5.00
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 4.00 Hours

Part Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Lecture Classroom Equipped for OLL. Lecture Delivery 4 Weekly 4.00
Independent Learning UNKNOWN Self directed learning 5 Weekly 5.00
Total Part Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 4.00 Hours

Module Resources

Non ISBN Literary Resources

Authors

Title

Publishers

Year

Richard W. Sievert

Total Productive Facilities Managment

Means Company

1998

Barney L. Capehart

Guide to Energy Management, Fourth Edition

Fairmont Press

2002

J. Drezner

A Survey of DoD Facility Energy Management Capabilities

RAND Corporation

1998

Gayle Woodside

Hazardous Materials and Hazardous Waste Management: A Technical Guide

Wiley-Interscience

1993

Jana Ricketts

Competitive Energy Management: Enviromental Technologies

Prentice Hall

1995

Other Resources

ISO 50001

Additional Information

Includes industry related assignments.