Operations Management

This Module includes: Climate Change and associated challenges for sustainability, energy management and standards. Specific topics covered include; Climate Change & Green House Gases, Sustainability and Renewable Energy, Irish Energy Structure, EU/national targets, ISO 50001, SEAI programme in Ireland in terms of Energy Management, Energy Efficiency, Environment Management /GHG/EPA

Accordion / FAQ component

NFQ level 7 in Engineering or related discipline. Applicants with other qualifications and/or with relevant experience may also be considered through ATU Sligo’s Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process.

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

 
1.Describe sustainability challenges from Engineering perspective (GHS, fossil fuel dependency trends, Energy Balance)
 
2.Describe key features of energy trading including wholesale and retail tariffs for gas and electricity.
 
3.Solve/analyse  using M&V report of monitoring and verification based on IPMVP internal protocol
 
4.Develop understanding of new/emerging smart energy technologies - emphasis on smart grids and renewables/EVs.
 
5.Understand ISO 50001 and the structured approach to managing energy (Energy MAP approach).
 
6.have a strong and soundly technical appreciation of environmental management including role of EPA as statuary body Waste Management/Industrial Emissions Directive licensing from EPA

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Previous modules may be used as recognition of prior learning towards Advance Centre degree programmes.

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