The objective of this MOOC is to help organizations combat climate change through effective energy management. It explains proven strategies to reduce greenhouse gases and encourage the transition to a low carbon economy. It also provides an introduction to RETScreen Expert – the world’s leading software to empower cleaner energy decisions.
With practical examples and applications, learn how to make the management of energy more efficient, cleaner and more sustainable.
All participants will be able to complete the course with the free version of the RETScreen software that is available online. An additional feature for those who purchase the course certification is a 90-day trial key to RETScreen Expert Professional Mode , which allows you to explore the full range of the software's capabilities. Further details can be found when you purchase your verified certificate.
This module introduces the course and lays the foundations for energy management. It has three parts:
This module focuses on the reducing energy consumption strategy and highlights the role of benchmarking. It has three parts:
This module focuses on the increasing efficiency strategy and highlights the role of feasibility analysis. It has three parts:
This module focuses on the optimizing energy supply strategy and highlights the role of performance management. It has four parts:
This module brings together all of the strategies, and compares and contrasts them. As the final module, it also includes the exam. It has three parts: