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College Catalog 2020-2021 
College Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ELT 201 Power Technology

Credits: (4)
This course is an overview of the electric power system from generation to transmission, distribution, and delivery of electric power. Topics include: methods of generating electricity such as hydro, thermal coal, thermal nuclear, solar and gas turbine; transmission system voltages and construction; Wye and Delta distribution systems; transformers, single phase and three phase banks for common delivery voltages; electric service construction and building wiring methods; and electric safety. The course is taught at the National Grid Training Laboratory in Liverpool. Prerequisite(s): ELT 101  Prerequisite(s)/Co-requisite(s): MAT 088  or permission of instructor.