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Unformatted text preview: Hydropower, Solar, Wind, Tidal, Geothermal energy from inside the earth, Biomass from plants, Nuclear Fusion o Non-renewable Cannot be replenished over and over again; they get depleted Fossil fuels, Tar Sands, Nuclear Fission o Fossil Fuel Distribution US has a lot of Coal reserves Middle East has a lot of petroleum reserves Definitions o Power is the rate at which we do work o Energy is the capacity to do work o Work is the amount done Power = Energy / Time Energy = Power x Duration of Usage (time) Energy consumption/day = Power consumption x hrs used/day...
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- Spring '07