Finish reading Chapter 1 of textbook, begin reading Chapter 2
Homework #1 now available on CAPA (and in boxes in the
corridor downstairs), due today at 11 PM
Homework #2 will be available on CAPA this coming Sunday
The course web page is:
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GDP is defined as the total market value of all final goods and services produced within the country in a given period of time (typically one year). Source: Wiki entry
GDP in the United States of America ~ 11 Trillion Dollars per year. National Debt ~ 9.5
C + O2 6 million light bulbs $13 million of fluorescent bulbs Saving 60 MWatts
CO2 + Energy
Thus, note that for every atom of carbon, we produce one molecule of CO2. This will turn out to be one of the major factors in the increase in carbon dioxide in th
Reminders: Extra Credit #4 due today in class. Homework #7 due today at 5 pm. Exam #1 on Friday, October 24 in class. Bring textbook and calculator. Research Project #1 due on Friday, October 31 in class (no emailed in papers accepted).
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Research Papers overall were quite interesting to read! To receive an A the paper must present a clear scientific discussion of the relevant issues. The calculations must shed light on questions raised. The paper must touch upon most of the key issues. To
Reminders: Homework #7 due next Wednesday Extra Credit #4 due next Wednesday Exam #2 next Friday (in class) see details on web page Research Project #1 due October 31 in class
Wind Power
Right now it is only 0.11 QBtu of energy per year in the United Stat
Reminders: Homework #7 due Wednesday Extra Credit #4 due Wednesday Exam #2 in class on Friday, October 24. Example Research Paper #1 due in class on Friday, October 31.
CU Purchases Wind Power! In the Spring of 2000, in the largest student voter turnout i
In 2050 U.S. carbon dioxide emissions would be 62% below 2005 levels, putting a major brake on global warming. What do you think? What do you think about the overall plan? If you were the next President would you implement it? A) Yes, as is. B) Yes, with
Extra Credit #4 due Wednesday October 22 in class. Suppose one installs a photovoltaic system for ones house, that costs $24,000. However, with all the different subsidies, one only pays $12,000 out of pocket. If one sells the house 5 years later, does th
Finish Reading Chapter 4 and Read Ahead Chapter 5 Homework #5 due today at 5 pm Homework #6 available and due next Wednesday Make sure you have Research Project Topic - start finding resources For Fridays class, make sure to read the article on the Solar
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Calendar Update: Homework #1 due this next Wednesday at 5 pm Make sure you know where the wooden box is at Duane 2B level. Exam Dates (no make up exams!): September 24, 2008 :Exam #1 (in class) October 24, 2008 : Exam #2 (in class) December 12, 2008: Exam
I encourage everyone to participate in our elections. If you are interested in registration information, the following web page has an easy form for all states which then prints out the correct form filled out. http:/www.rockthevote.org/ Or if you are a C
Homework #2 is in bins & active online. Its due this Friday at
11 PM. CAPA server will automatically record all correct
answers entered by that time. No late homework accepted.
If youre still puzzled by exponentials (Questions 1 & 7 on
CAPA), read Appendi
Homework #2 is due this Friday at 11 PM. CAPA server will
automatically record all correct answers entered by that time.
No late homework accepted.
Remember that you need a unique CAPA PIN for every
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My office hou
Finish reading Chapter 1 of textbook, begin reading Chapter 2
Homework #1 now available on CAPA (and in boxes in the
corridor downstairs), due this Friday at 11 PM
The course web page is:
http:/www.colorado.edu/physics/phys3070
TA help room hours
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Keep reading Chapter 1 of textbook (R&K)
Homework #1 now available on CAPA (and in boxes in the
corridor downstairs), due next Friday at 11 PM
No class next Monday (MLKs birthday)
The course web page is:
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The sy
Energy and the
Environment
PHYS 3070 and ENVS 3070
Professor Matt Glaser
The web page for this course will be used to link reading
assignments, homework, solutions, additional materials, etc.
http:/www.colorado.edu/physics/phys3070
Important items:
You mu
Read Chapter 1 of textbook (R&K)
Homework #1 now available on CAPA (and in boxes in the
corridor downstairs), due next Friday at 11 PM
Let me know if you have trouble getting a CAPA PIN
Students who enroll late will have to self-enroll in CAPA
Clicke
Homework #2 is due today at 11 PM. Remember that you
need a unique CAPA PIN for every homework assignment
(use CAPA PIN getter). Also remember to keep three
significant figures in your calculations.
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Prof. Peterson Duane F1015
CAPA #3 is now available (in bins downstairs),
Due this Friday at 11 PM.
You need a unique CAPA PIN for every homework assignment (on the sheets, or
use CAPA PIN getter).
Exam 1: in-class Monday, February 11 (one week from today
Coal Supply Constraints:
Repowering the US
Electric Grid Is
An ImperativeNot a Choice
Physics 3070; Professor Glaser
February 27, 2013
Leslie Glustrom
Clean Energy Action, Boulder, Colorado
Lglustrom(at)gmail.com 303-245-8637
US Electrical Grid
(Approxima
Homework #7 posted on CAPA, due today (March 22).
Midterm grades will be posted later today (I hope).
Keep the term paper topics coming (I will be assigning topics
later today).
Term paper details in Mondays lecture (Lecture 24).
Finish reading Chapter 5,
Homework #8 posted on CAPA, due this Friday (April 5).
Term paper due date has been pushed back to Friday, April 12th
at 4 PM.
Term paper details are in the March 18 lecture (Lecture 24).
Third in-class exam: Monday, April 15th.
Finish reading Chapter 6,