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Jeremiah Johnson

Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering

Email: jjohns24@ncsu.edu
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CE 578 Energy and Climate

3 Credit Hours

This course provides an overview of the global energy system, relates fossil fuel consumption to climate change, and outlines alternatives that promote environmental sustainability. Topics include basic climate science, energetics of natural and human systems, fossil-fueled civilization, the impact of anthropogenic CO2 emissions on climate, and technology and public policy options for addressing the climate challenge. The course is highly interdisciplinary with a strong focus on science and engineering.

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