ABE-TSM436_Lecture2 - Energy and Environment Question of...

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1/25/2010 1 Energy and Environment Energy and Environment Question of the Day : What are the major pollutants from conventional energy production and use?
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1/25/2010 2 Topics of the Day ¾ Pollutant and Environmental Effects ¾ Emission Sources ¾ Global Warming ¾ CO2 Sequestration
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1/25/2010 3 Pollutants and Environmental Effects ¾ Carbon Dioxide: Global Warming ¾ Nitrous Oxides: Smog ¾ Particulate or Dust: Causes lung cancer and other lung ailments
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1/25/2010 4 Mobile Sources Pollutants and Environmental Effects ¾ Carbon Dioxide: Global Warming ¾ Nitrogen Oxides: Smog ¾ Particulate Matter: Causes lung cancer and other lung ailments ¾ Carbon Monoxide: poisonous gas ¾ Hydrocarbons: Smog
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1/25/2010 5 Nuclear Power Plants Pollutants and Environmental Effects ¾ Radioactive Waste (liquid or solid): Difficult to dispose of. ¾ Radiation Leaks (air): Radiation poisoning and increased risk of cancer. ¾ Heat Emissions (water): Causes growth of algae and kills marine life.
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1/25/2010 6 NOx Emission Sources (EPA)
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1/25/2010 7 PM Emission Sources (EPA)
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1/25/2010 8 CO Emission Sources (EPA)
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1/25/2010 9 HC Emission Sources (EPA)
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1/25/2010 10 CO2 Emission Sources
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1/25/2010 11 CO2 Emissions in the world (EIA World Energy Outlook, 2009) OECD: AUSTRALIA AUSTRIA BELGIUM CANADA CZECH REPUBLIC DENMARK FINLAND FRANCE GERMANY GREECE HUNGARY ICELAND IRELAND ITALY JAPAN KOREA LUXEMBOURG MEXICO NETHERLANDS NEW ZEALAND NORWAY POLAND PORTUGAL SLOVAK REPUBLIC SPAIN SWEDEN SWITZERLAND TURKEY UNITED KINGDOM UNITED STATES
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1/25/2010 12 World CO2 Emissions by Fuel Type Source: (EIA World Energy Outlook, 2009)
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1/25/2010 13 Why are We Concerned About CO 2 ? Global Warming (http://jcwinnie.biz/wordpress/?p=2103)
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1/25/2010 14 Global Warming ¾ Global mean surface temperatures change from 1901 to 2000 as 0.57 ± 0.17 °C. The 20th century's 10 warmest years all occurred in the last 15 years of the century. Note: The zero on this figure is the mean temperature from 1961-1990 Source: Folland et al. 2001
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1/25/2010 15 CO2 - Global Warming http://scottthong.wordpress.com/
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1/25/2010 16 CO2 - Global Warming? interglacial period
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1/25/2010 17 Effect of Global Warming ¾ The snow cover in the Northern Hemisphere and floating ice in the Arctic Ocean have decreased. ¾
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2011 for the course TSM 436 taught by Professor Wang,x during the Spring '08 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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