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Geothermal Energy, Small Hydro Power Plants
Code: 141773
ECTS: 4.0
Lecturers in charge: prof. dr. sc. Zvonimir Guzović
prof. dr. sc. Vladimir Soldo
Lecturers: Marina Barbarić - Seminar

Luka Boban - Lectures
Take exam: Studomat
English level:


All teaching activities will be held in Croatian. However, foreign students in mixed groups will have the opportunity to attend additional office hours with the lecturer and teaching assistants in English to help master the course materials. Additionally, the lecturer will refer foreign students to the corresponding literature in English, as well as give them the possibility of taking the associated exams in English.

1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 30
Seminar 15
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
The course provides knowledge on how to use geothermal energy to generate electricity, and the use of shallow geothermal resources as a renewable heat reservoir to drive heat pumps. Also it will get the basic knowledge about exploitation of water resources in small hydropower plants .
  1. C. Clauser, Geothermal Energy. In: Heinloth K., ed., Group VIII: Advanced Materials and Technologies. Heidelberg-Berlin: Springer Verlag, 2006, p. 493-604.
  2. E. Silberstein: Heat pumps, Thomson - Delmar Learning, 2002.
  3. R. DiPippo, Geothermal Power Plants – Principles, Applications and Case Studies, Oxford: Elsevier Ltd, 2005.
  4. Z. Guzović, I. Samodol, Geotermalne elektrane (interna skripta), FSB, Zagreb, 2008. ( )
  5. C. Penche, Laymans Hendbook on How to Develop a Small Hydro Site, 2nd Edition, EC, June 1998.
4. semester
Izborni predmeti - Mandatory profile - Renewable Energy Sources

6. semester
Izborni predmeti - Mandatory profile - Renewable Energy Sources
Consultations schedule: