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11/7/10 1 Lecture 30 - Energy: Renewable Energy • Biofuels • Solar power • Wind power • Nuclear power Wind power Particular interest here, projects in Benton & White counties, one proposed for Tippecanoe. Clean energy source, also income to farmers Also _________________ – must coordinate with other energy suppliers to maintain constant supply. ____________ potential very high in some areas Wind energy potential Wind Energy Cont’d Wind Farms - Large concentrations of wind generators producing commercial electricity. – Negative Impacts (to some): • ______________________ in remote places • Destroy sense of isolation (faint jet-like sound) • Potentially _________________________ Nuclear power • Nuclear fission – releasing energy by splitting large atoms into smaller atoms. • Nuclear fusion – releasing energy by combining (fusing) small atoms into large ones. Points to remember
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30 - 11/7/10 Lecture 30 - Energy: Renewable Energy Biofuels...

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