Renewable Energy and Society

TPSS 236


Brian Turano

Semesters taught:

Fall 2014, Fall 2015

Skills and knowledge to be acquired:

Students will: a. Understand the array of renewable energy technologies and their applications b. Be able to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing, well-reasoned opinions on the potential environmental and societal impacts of a renewable energy-based economy c. Develop a global perspective on renewable energy solutions


Writing Instensive Course. Combined lecture/discussion regarding the ability of renewable energy technologies to meet local, national, and global energy demands and their potential impacts on the environment and society.