fossil energy


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fossil energy

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(Biochemistry) heat energy released by burning fossil fuel
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If green energy is to become cheaper than fossil energy, CO2 emissions must be priced at a level that more fairly reflects the damage they inflict on the planet.
Due to the lack of a meaningful competition, fossil energy enjoys a monopolistic market position, i.
In announcing the appointment of Gant and another staff member, Acting Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Christopher Smith said the department was "fortunate to have attracted such qualified people with relevant industry and technical experience.
He added that energy, particularly fossil energy, is the most important economic factor in the world which plays a determining role in the regulation of market and even in strategic and international policymaking.
classification framework for the reporting of fossil energy and mineral
As conventional fuel prices rise and solar power falls, generation costs may reach parity in as little as five years for some fossil energy sources, Vahid Fotuhi, Middle East director of BP Solar, said at a conference in Abu Dhabi.
Birmingham is also to be a collaborative partner, along with Loughborough University, in the Industrial Doctorate Centre for Efficient Power from Fossil Energy and Carbon Capture Technologies which will be led by Nottingham University.
If you have a diet soda that has one calorie of food energy in it, to produce the carbonated soda that's in the can requires 600 calories of fossil energy," he said.
Unfortunately, there is a downside: There is collateral damage, associated with large-scale use of and dependence upon fossil energy, which has security, environmental, and economic implications.
According to the manufacturer, Ethanol produced to become the E85 used by the trucks achieves a more than 40 percent reduction in fossil energy use and at least 30 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions.
Slow but sure Indonesia will reduce consumption of fossil energy in favor of alternative sources of energy, Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Purnomo Yusgiantoro said.
Therefore we should be able to exploit our fossil energy resources to create financial resources".