This book covers the areas of fundamentals in energy conservation and its applications in selected industries. There are nine chapters in this book which have been written by leading experts in energy from all over the world. The topics range from energy fundamentals from cosmic radiation, tidal waves and dams. The chapters examine the potential of utilizing energy from sustainable resources and how energy consumption may be conserved from various new technologies.
Với những bài giảng chọn lọc của chương trình Tiếng Anh lớp 11 bài 11 "Sources of energy", hy vọng đây sẽ là tư liệu hay nhất mà các bạn đang cần tới. Giúp học sinh biết thêm về các nguồn năng lượng khác nhau, có thể nói về ưu và nhược điểm của chúng, biết cách viết mô tả một biểu đồ, học các từ liên quan đến chủ đề.
Nhằm giúp các bạn học sinh học cách viết mô tả của một biểu đồ, đồng thời tìm hiểu về các nguồn năng lượng. Giáo án unit 11 "Sources of energy" chương trình Tiếng anh lớp 11 hy vọng giúp ích cho bạn trong quá trình chuẩn bị tài liệu giảng dạy.
The objective of this book is to present different programs and practical applications
for energy efficiency in sufficient depth. The approach is given to transfer the long
academic and practical experiences from researchers in the field of energy engineering
to readers. The book is enabling readers to reach a sound understanding of a broad
range of different topics related to energy efficiency. The book is highly recommended
for engineers, researchers and technical staff involved in energy efficiency programs.
In relation to studies and understanding of broad energy and pollution management
issues, the U.S. National Academies have had an on-going program of cooperation with
the Chinese Academies (Chinese Academy of Sciences and Chinese Academy of
Engineering) for a number of years. Joint study activities date to the late 1990s and led to
the publication in 2000 of Cooperation in the Energy Futures of China and the United
States. This volume was the first examination of the broad energy questions facing both
nations at the turn of the new millennium. ...
In this user-friendly and informative book, prolific author and academic Vaclav Smil provides an introduction to this far-reaching term and gives the reader a greater understanding of energy's place in both past and present society. Starting with an explanation of the concept, he goes on to cover such exciting topics as the inner workings of the human body, and the race for more efficient and environmentally friendly fuels.
The evidence connecting social sustainability with profit and value building is presented in
the second section and supports research the author presented at a previous PRRES
conference (Kimmet 2006). This is vital support for justifying the understanding, and
ultimately measuring, the social sustainability component of real estate. Finally, conclusions
about capitalising on redefined sustainable real estate that values social aspects equally with
economic and environmental components are drawn.
The problems created for small business owners by the current rise in energy costs are
two-fold. First, energy costs have increased rapidly over the last two years and even more so
in the last six months. Small business owners are not able to adjust the price of their goods
and services quickly enough to match the steep energy cost increases without hurting their
customer base. Second, owners are not able to change business practices fast enough to offset
Our industrialized society generates an increasing amount of waste. This waste is
released into the atmosphere, dumped into the water or buried into the earth. The pollution
of the atmosphere is primarily caused by the combustion of fossil fuels in energy
conversion devices. Some water and land pollution also occurs during the use of fossil
fuels, but this problem is not as severe as that of air pollution and it is similar to that
confronted by other industries (such as the chemical industry, to name just one).
Lecture Biology - Chapter 6 provides knowledge of energy, enzymes, and metabolism. In this chapter, students will be able to understand: What physical principles underlie biological energy transformations? What is the role of ATP in biochemical energetics? What are enzymes? How do enzymes work? How do enzymes work?
After studying this chapter you will be able to understand: Explain why falling birthrates mean that we are not likely to run out of natural resources, describe why using a mix of energy sources is efficient, even if some of them are quite costly, discuss why running out of oil would not mean running out of energy, show how the profit motive can encourage resource conservation, relate how to use property rights to prevent deforestation and species extinction.
In an age of uncertainty, peering 15 years into the future may seem like hubris. But ignoring long-term
trends—demographic, economic, corporate—is an even less attractive option. Understanding the long-term future is vital in ensuring that strategies are sustainable, that opportunities are identified at an early stage and that challenges are addressed beforethey become insurmountable.
This report assesses likely changes to the global economy, to eight major industries and to corporate structures between now and 2020. Our research drew on three main initiatives....
The objective of this book is to present methods of power system analysis and
design, particularly with the aid of a personal computer, in su‰cient depth
to give the student the basic theory at the undergraduate level. The approach
is designed to develop students’ thinking processes, enabling them to reach a
sound understanding of a broad range of topics related to power system
engineering, while motivating their interest in the electrical power industry.
To properly operate a waterworks or wastewater treatment plant and to pass the examination for a
waterworks/wastewater operators license, it is necessary to know how to perform certain calculations.
In reality, most of the calculations that operators at the lower level of licensure need to know
how to perform are not difÞcult, but all operators need a basic understanding of arithmetic and
problem-solving techniques to be able to solve the problems they typically encounter.
A / Aims and Objectives : By the end of the lesson , Ss will be able to further improve their understanding about connectives , phrasal verbs and suggestions through sentence completion and suggestions making . B / Teaching aids : Textbook , board , C / Procedure : 7 min I / Warm up : Brainstorming
The ways of saving energy
- Ask Ss to work in group and review all the ways to save energy which they have learned - Gather ideas from groups and have some final thoughts on the ways to save energy . II / Presentation...
Food engineering is usually a difficult discipline for food science students
because they are more used to qualitative rather than to quantitative descriptions
of food processing operations. Food engineering requires understanding
of the basic principles of fluid flow, heat transfer, and mass transfer phenomena
and application of these principles to unit operations which are frequently used
in food processing, e.g., evaporation, drying, thermal processing, cooling and
freezing, etc. The most difficult part of a course in food engineering is often
considered the solution of problems.
A / Aims and Objectives : By the end of the lesson , Ss will be able to use the words and phrases relating to energy saving and understand the dialogue , the ways to save energy . B / Teaching aids : Textbook , cassette , boards , pictures , posters C / Procedure : 7 min I / Warm up : Brainstorming - Ask Ss to look at picture ( Getting started ) - Have them work in pairs and make a list of things the family could do to save energy . - Call on some...
Stop Producing Chaos – a cry from the heart! When the great guru of quality
management and process improvement W. Edwards Deming died at the age of
93 at the end of 1993, the last words on his lips must have been ‘Management
still doesn’t understand process variation’.
Despite all his efforts and those of his followers, including me, we still find
managers in manufacturing, sales, marketing, finance, service and public
sector organizations all over the world reacting (badly) to information and
In the long term, the earth must shed energy into space at the same rate at
which it absorbs energy from the sun. Solar energy arrives in the form of shortwavelength
radiation. Some of this radiation is reflected away by the earth's
surface and atmosphere. Most of it, however, passes straight through the
atmosphere to warm the earth's surface. The earth gets rid of this energy
(sends it back out into space) in the form of long wavelength, infra-red