Environmental Studies

Environmental Studies Department

ES75 Electric Power Systems

1 unit Course Description

An introduction to electric power systems, focusing on distribution components such as transformers, switch-gear, distribution panels, and wiring. Power systems analysis, preventive maintenance, and record keeping techniques will be discussed. Emphasis will be placed on opportunities within a facility's distribution system to save energy, increase equipment life, and reduce unscheduled outages.


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Course Syllabus (Pick up at SRC)

Lesson 1
Lecture 1 PowerPoint

Lesson 2
Lecture 2 PowerPoint
Assignment #2

Lesson 3
Lecture 3 PowerPoint
Project Assignment

Other Reading Materials
Conductor Properties

Environmental Studies Building: Kirsch Center
Contact: Pat Cornely
Phone: 408.864.8628

Last Updated: 3/27/09