Nuclear and Alternative Energy Study Guide 20/10/2008 23:24:00
Power and Energy: Definition, Units and Calculations Power=energy/time Energy= (power)*(time)
Energy Units: 1 BTUs- the amount of energy required to raise 1 pound of water 1 degree F.
A road to the future of Energy Independence.
Biomass and Energy
Biomass, such as corn, soy bean, algae, and wheat can be converted in to liquid biofuels. Biofuels can be readily used in most modern combustion engines. Therefore, Bio
Open-ended Questions Petpeaves: #1 if you fail to make a distinction between power and energy. 2. the terminology that surrounds the word efficiency. 3. capacity factor talks about the extent to which you utilize a machineconceptually different from
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History of Science
The Scientific Revolution Change in what we know about the natural world and they way we find it out during the 1600s We have been taught that this is the time when we changed our way of thinking After scie
Economics 101 notes
What is Economics? We live in a world of scarcity. What does this mean? It means that we live in a world where we cannot have or do everything we want. o Because we live in a world of scarce resources- we ca