Renewable Energy Tutorial Set\
Question Renewable Energy
a) Briefly discuss the technical, economic, social and political reasons why society
would choose to develop and use renewable energy as a replacement for existing
conventional fossil fuels.
Fossil Energy Tutorial Set
Question Major Pollutants and Their Control
a) Name the major pollutants associated with electrical power generation from the
combustion of fossil fuels.
Sulphur Dioxides (SO2)
Nitrogen Oxides (NOx)
Carbon Monoxides (CO)
Nuclear Energy Tutorial Set
Formula for half life
1) Describe 2 types of nuclear reactors and moderators. What are the main safety features
desirable in a nuclear reactor, consider void fraction and temperature coefficient and other
aspects in answer.
Alternative Fuels Tutorial Set
Question SI and CI engines
The following figure plots the thermal efficiency of the ideal Otto Cycle, and the ideal Diesel
Cycle for various cut-off ratios, versus the engine compression ratio. For a given
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Feasibility Analysis Tutorial Set
Question Energy Scenarios and solutions
Read the documents attached with the lecture notes and answer the following questions.
(a) What are the current primary energy resources in Australia a