Energy Independence Act

Course Number: R-2010
Credit: 2 PDH
Subject Matter Expert: Lee Layton, P.E.
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Overview

In Energy Independence Act, you'll learn ...

  • The most pertinent provisions of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007
  • How the Act will affect research and development of renewable energy sources
  • How the Act encourages R&D of Smart Grid technology
  • Controversial provisions that were proposed, but excluded from the Act

Overview

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Credit: 2 PDH

Length: 27 pages

This 2-hour course reviews The Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007. This law is intended to complement and expand on the Energy Policy Act, which was passed in 2005. The course provides a brief overview of all 16 sections of the Energy Independence and Security Act. The Act includes new CAFE standards, renewable fuel standards, improved standards for appliances and lighting, and new expectations for the electric utility industry to respond to the need for energy efficiency.

Specific Knowledge or Skill Obtained

This course teaches the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Understand the new CAFE standards for vehicle efficiency.
  • Understand the structure and components of the new law.
  • Understand the changes to lighting systems regarding energy efficiency.
  • Know what changes are expected of electric utilities to meet the energy needs of the United States

Certificate of Completion

You will be able to immediately print a certificate of completion after passing a multiple-choice quiz consisting of 15 questions. PDH credits are not awarded until the course is completed and quiz is passed.

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