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Energy: The Enterprise, University at Buffalo

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About this Course

This course provides a broad view of the evolving nature of energy and the influence of cost, availability, sustainability, technical advancements, lifestyle, and concern over the environment. Learners get a peek into our energy history, recent technical and societal advancements in clean energy, and some of the more important adjustments we have seen and will continue to see. It includes a discussion of how our energy infrastructure adapts to the changing landscape while managing costs, often deploying a new workforce while providing highly reliable grid power necessary for a robust and competitive economy. Material covers current and future workforce opportunities. This course is for individuals considering a career in the energy field (who have a high school diploma, at minimum, and basic knowledge of mathematics), and existing energy sector employees with less than three years of experience who have not completed similar training and would benefit from a course of foundational industry concepts. The course is a combination of online lectures, videos, readings and discussions. This is the fourth course in the Energy Production, Distribution & Safety specialization that explores various facets of the power sector, and features a culminating project involving creation of a roadmap to achieve a self-established, energy-related professional goal....

Top reviews

By AA

Apr 01, 2019

The conversations and the idea expression is good. This course is best from the complete Specialisation.

By MH

Jan 01, 2019

A must course for the modern smart future for the electricity nd power industry and consumers

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9 Reviews

By Mozart Benedict

May 20, 2019

Highly recommended course ENergy Enthusiasts. Helps you view energy in a completely different perspective and the depth to which how energy is relevant and how it will be relevant. The Industrial Expert conversations in the course also gave me a glimpse of the problems from the industry side.

By MD IRFAN AHMED

May 16, 2019

Such a nice course.

By SAQR THABET

Apr 28, 2019

I realized that the enterprise part is hard because it needs a project planning and rigorous thinking to hit the hammer on the nail with no mistake. Principles and methodologies are there still solid and determined intention is necessary to this milestone idea based project.

By Arturo Antonino Fernandez

Apr 16, 2019

smart and refreshing take on energy and the utility business

By Fernando Molina

Apr 14, 2019

Very good videos and explanations.

By Arpan

Apr 01, 2019

The conversations and the idea expression is good. This course is best from the complete Specialisation.

By gregorius airlangga

Feb 24, 2019

Good!

By Md Tashnimul Hasan

Jan 01, 2019

A must course for the modern smart future for the electricity nd power industry and consumers

By Gladys Gaspar

Nov 02, 2018

Very helpful! Thanks