Renewable Energy Project Economics

    EXERM 4294 is offered this fall and winter:

Work through the eco­nom­ics of sit­ing and start­ing a renew­able ener­gy project as you exam­ine relat­ed busi­ness cas­es under the dif­fer­ent per­spec­tives of the three stake­hold­ers involved in the devel­op­ment and approval of all ener­gy projects: reg­u­la­tors, project investors, and the local com­mu­ni­ty. Learn how to bal­ance the costs and ben­e­fits to ensure projects are pos­i­tive for each involved party.

Offered:

Take note:
  • While there are no prerequisites for this course, prior knowledge of Microsoft Excel or spreadsheets is recommended for student success. The instructor will also be reviewing concepts in class.
Overall Schedule
Nov 2 — pre-class information opens

Students in this course section may have pre-class readings or assessments to complete.

Lecture/Class Schedule
Nov 4
Mondays

Tuesdays

Wednesdays

Thursdays

Fridays

9:00 am – 3:00 pm MT

Saturdays

Sundays

Nov 9
Mondays

Tuesdays

Wednesdays

9:00 am – 3:00 pm MT

Thursdays

Fridays

Saturdays

Sundays

Nov 18Nov 25
Mondays

Tuesdays

Wednesdays

Thursdays

Fridays

9:00 am – 3:30 pm MT

Saturdays

Sundays

Dec 9 — post-class component closes

Students in this section may have post-class readings or assessments to complete.

Syn­chro­nous online learning, eClass

21 hours of instruction

In synchronous online courses, students move through the course material at the same pace as their peers. These courses also provide learners with pre-scheduled online lectures that have the instructor and students interacting at the same time. All components of this type of course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

Pearce Shewchuk

Your Instructor

Pearce ShewchukID: pearce-shewchuk

Class info
Take note:
  • While there are no prerequisites for this course, prior knowledge of Microsoft Excel or spreadsheets is recommended for student success. The instructor will also be reviewing concepts in class.
Overall Schedule
Feb 28 — pre-class information opens

Students in this course section may have pre-class readings or assessments to complete.

Lecture/Class Schedule
Mar 2Mar 9
Mondays

Tuesdays

Wednesdays

Thursdays

9:00 am – 3:00 pm MT

Fridays

Saturdays

Sundays

Mar 17Mar 24
Mondays

Tuesdays

Wednesdays

Thursdays

Fridays

9:00 am – 3:30 pm MT

Saturdays

Sundays

Apr 7 — post-class component closes

Students in this section may have post-class readings or assessments to complete.

Syn­chro­nous online learning, eClass

21 hours of instruction

In synchronous online courses, students move through the course material at the same pace as their peers. These courses also provide learners with pre-scheduled online lectures that have the instructor and students interacting at the same time. All components of this type of course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

Pearce Shewchuk

Your Instructor

Pearce ShewchukID: pearce-shewchuk

Class info
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

Take note:

  • While there are no prerequisites for this course, prior knowledge of Microsoft Excel or spreadsheets is recommended for student success. The instructor will also be reviewing concepts in class.
Currently counts towards:

Applicants intending to enrol in a program are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to lock in their course requirements since they are prone to change.

*If you are already enroled in this program, please refer to your specific program requirements as outlined at the time of your admission: Bear Tracks > Academic Advisement.

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different course dates?

New course schedules are released each June and November.

EXERM 4294 is offered this fall and winter: