Section_20180412_20180415.pptx - ENVR E-103(24429 Section Shaojie Song Homework(a 500 MW = 500 x 106 W One week = 7 days = 7 x 24 hours 500 x 106 W x 7

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ENVR E-103 (24429) Section Shaojie Song April 12, 2018 April 15, 2018
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Homework
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(a) 500 MW = 500 x 10 6 W One week = 7 days = 7 x 24 hours 500 x 10 6 W x 7 x 24 hours = 84,000,000 kWh (b) ? kWh / 2460 kWh = ? tons (c) ? kWh / (8.76x10 9 kWh/ton) = ? Ton = 9.6 kg of U235 1 metric ton = 10 3 kg
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Mid Term Paper
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Mid Term Paper
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Mid Term Paper
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Mid Term Paper Several examples were posted online on Canvas.
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Final Paper
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Final Paper
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Geoengineering / Climate engineering Climate engineering ( geoengineering ) is the deliberate and large-scale intervention in the Earth’s climate system with the aim of affecting adverse global warming. Climate engineering is an umbrella term for measures that mainly fall into two categories: greenhouse gas removal and solar radiation management . Greenhouse gas removal approaches, of which carbon dioxide removal represents the most prominent subcategory addresses the cause of global warming by removing greenhouse gases from the atmosphere. Solar radiation management attempts to offset effects of greenhouse gases by causing the Earth to absorb less solar radiation. ing
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History The 1965 landmark report, "Restoring the Quality of Our Environment" by U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson’s Science Advisory Committee warned of the harmful effects of fossil fuel emissions, the report also mentioned
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