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Introduction to Renewable Energy Sources


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Course Description

This exploratory course provides a brief introduction to the exciting world of renewable energy systems and sources. Non-renewable energy sources by their very nature have limitations, while renewable energy is sustainable and well within our reach. In this course you will look primarily at the two categories of renewable energy: electric and thermal. Additionally, basic electricity will be discussed as the core requirements for all the different generation technologies.

Withdrawals and Refunds

 Your registration will be fully refunded when notice of withdrawal is given two (2) working days before the course start date.  When notification is received less than two (2) full working days before the course start date no refund will be issued.  If you are unable to attend your course, you may arrange for someone to take your place by contacting Continuing Education & Corporate Training at or 780-849-8623.


Northern Lakes College reserves the right to re-schedule or cancel a course that lacks sufficient registrations to provide a satisfactory learning atmosphere. In this event your registration fee will be refunded in full or applied to the re-scheduled course.

Fee Payment

Fee Payment: Fees are due at the time of registration. Northern Lakes College accepts cash, cheque, money order, debit, VISA, MasterCard, American Express. Invoicing to a company requires a Purchase Order (PO).