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Course responsible: Per Kristian Kåreson Lobenz Rørstad
Teachers: Olav Albert Høibø, Monica Havskjold
ECTS credits: 10
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management
Teaching language: NO
Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in Spring parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation in Spring parallel.
Course frequency: Annually
First time: 2015V
Topics to be covered in the course:
- Resource availability and methods for assessing resource availability
- Conversion technologies for bioheat, biopower and biofuel
- Raw material and end use markets
- Profitability analysis, uncertainty and risk
- Policies for bioenergy
- Bioenergy and climate effects
A candidate who has completed this course should have the following learning outcomes of the course:
Lectures, exercises, independent study
Canvas. During office hours, lecturers can provide academic supervision to students.
A reading list will be handed out at the first lecture.
FORN200 or similar
FYS100 or similar and KJM100 or similar
Approved exerises and excursion.
3-hour written exam
Special requirements in Science
Reduction of credits:
Type of course:
50 hours lectures and exercises
The external examiner will contribute in defining the exam problem set and will assess all exam answers.
Allowed examination aids: B1 Calculator handed out, no other aids
Examination details: One written exam: A - E / Ikke bestått