This is an introductory course on renewable energy. The students will learn the fundamental principles of the various renewable energy options and their applications and costs. After taking this course, the students will be familiar with the economic and societal impact of renewable energy systems, and be able to participate in the design or selection of renewable energy systems. Class Notes: PREREQUISITE: GRADUATE STANDING OR INSTRUCTOR PERMISSION.VIDEO STREAMING CLASS. STUDENTS WILL ONLY MEET IN THE CLASSROOM FOR PROJECT PRESENTATION AND FINAL EXAM.