Germany, Kassel

Summer School : "Wind Energy, Solar Power & Biogas Plants"

when 1 September 2014 - 20 September 2014
duration 3 weeks
fee EUR 3550

This summer school will consist of three, one-week modules which combine theory and practice focusing on wind, solar, and biogas energy. Through lectures, presentations, and exercises participants will further their knowledge pertaining to renewable energy. Each module includes a highly valuable practical aspect where participants will have the chance to visit German manufacturers and companies in the wind, solar, and biogas fields. These activities offer participants the opportunity to discuss their topics of interest with experts, producers, and potential business partners.

A certificate of participation will be handed out to participants who have attended at least 90% of the summer courses upon completion of the program.

Course leader

The German Academy for Renewable Energy and Environmental Technology offers this Summer School: “Wind Energy, Solar Power, & Biogas Plants” in cooperation with the Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy and Energy System Technology (IWES).

Target group

Professional engineers, technicians, academic scholars, as well as investors and educators in the field of renewable energies who wish to obtain a comprehensive introduction to renewable energy technology.

Course aim

Our mission is to train students and professionals in the field of renewable energies and eco-friendly technologies, thus helping them to become experts in the field.
Our courses, that attract students and professionals from around the world, are organised in cooperation with leading German universities and research institutes.
As part of our programs, we organise visits to German companies and projects in the field of renewable energies to enable our attendees to get a first-hand experience of German environmental technology

Fee info

EUR 3550: A fee of EUR 3550 will cover tuition fees for the summer school "Wind Energy, Solar Power, & Biogas Plants",course materials, documentation, site tours, transportation between Kassel and Bad Hersfeld at the beginning and at the end of the Biogas Plants course, and a program certificate. and Wellness day at the Kurbad Therme in Bad Hersfeld.
EUR 4440: A fee of EUR 4400 will cover tuition fees for the summer school "Wind Energy, Solar Power, & Biogas Plant", course materials, documentation, site tours, a program certificate, accommodation in a single room at the Genius Hotel (12 nights), accommodation in a single room at the Internat Schloss Eichhof (8 nights), and transportation between Kassel and Bad Hersfeld at the beginning and at the end of the Biogas Plants course. Food and drinks are not included at either hotel. and Wellness day at the Kurbad Therme in Bad Hersfeld.

A fee of EUR 4860 will cover tuition fees for the summer school "Wind Energy, Solar Power, & Biogas Plants", course materials, documentation, site tours, a program certificate, accommodation in a single room with a rich breakfast buffet, access to a gym, steam bath, sauna, tanning bed, and relaxing area at the Ramada Hotel**** (12 nights), a local public transportation ticket in Kassel, accommodation in a single room at the Internat Schloss Eichhof (8 nights)- food and drinks are not included, and transportation between Kassel and Bad Hersfeld at the beginning and at the end of the Biogas Plants course. and Wellness day at the Kurbad Therme in Bad Hersfeld.