Essays Tagged: "Energy conservation"

Telecommuting

o change location in order to accomplish this task has been challenged on the basis of concerns for energy conservation, loss of productivity, and other issues.One advantage of telecommuting is energy ... ity, and other issues.One advantage of telecommuting is energy conservation. A tremendous amount of energy is required to produce transportation equipment such as automobiles, buses trains, and subway ...

(4 pages) 184 0 3.2 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Energy conservation in the home. A study on a typical suburban home electricity use. Lighting.

Energy conservation is something we all hear about on a regular basis. Why should we as consumers bo ... is something we all hear about on a regular basis. Why should we as consumers bother to worry about energy conservation? The answer is quite simple. We are using fossil fuels to provide our energy tha ... hat will eventually run out. The human race is growing at a rapid rate and the impact on the global energy requirements is massive. For every Kilowatt-hour saved, 1.2kg less greenhouse gasses are prod ...

(8 pages) 146 0 3.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

Trying to build a perpetuum mobile

Just imagine the huge benefits of a non-stop working machine, which could create energy out of nothing. If this might sound silly now , ...well , humanity needed quite a long time t ... ove that a first degree p.m. is impossible is given by the first principle of thermodynamics or the energy conservation law. This law says that it is impossible for a system to consume more energy tha ... he rotation effect due to the bigger momentum of 1-4 spheres exists, there is a permanently loss of energy because of attrition. So the system losses energy and eventually stops. And it did stopped, q ...

(3 pages) 30 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Essay on whether Energy Conservation be implemented at local level or with International co-op

It is true that we need to conserve energy to protect the resources for the future generations. In order to conserve energy, we first ne ... hether a nation should, independently, be expected to make all the necessary sacrifices to conserve energy or the issue of Energy conservation be taken up internationally and be implemented under inte ... end of the spectrum there are the highly developed Western countries. I make this point because the energy requirements, not in terms of volume, but in terms of the purpose for which energy is consume ...

(2 pages) 44 1 3.8 Jun/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Energy Crisis In California

My Solution to California's Energy Crisis After hearing Governor Davis's speech and watching the news everyday, I feel that ther ... Davis's speech and watching the news everyday, I feel that there isn't a really short-term fix for energy problem, but ways to help the problem. I feel that regulators and politicians should not be t ... t structure.Under Governor Davis's new plan he approved $850 million worth of programs to encourage energy conservation. Under the plan the state is providing $242 million to Utilities to promote cons ...

(3 pages) 21 0 5.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Science

Recently, President George W. Bush released a comprehensive energy plan that he hopes will go into effect shortly. There are a few main points that are stressed ... s his effort to reduce pollution. Next, he wants to speed the re-licensing process for distributing energy permits, as well as expand the drilling areas of many major oil drilling companies, and the i ... or oil drilling companies, and the industry in general. Also, the plan calls for different types of energy conservation by both industries and individuals. In addition, the plan examines the use of al ...

(1 pages) 347 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

“27 Wagons Full of Cotton”

it was more affordable to have Jake and Flora process his cotton. This can also be associated with energy conservation which maximizes the yearly income.

(1 pages) 2604 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

UOP SCI275 Final Project

33; Mitigation Strategies and SolutionsJeff WeigelAxia College of University of PhoenixMarch 3, 2008Energy conservation is the only way to reduce the risk of running out of energy in the future. Conti ... energy in the future. Continuing to use energy at the rate we are now, will definitely deplete the energy supply. The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) indicates that U.S. energy consumpti ...

(7 pages) 54 0 5.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Mitigation strategies and solutions

Energy conservation is the practice of decreasing the quantity of energy used while achieving a simi ... se human comfort, personal security, national security, environmental value, and financial capital. Energy conservation is a reduction or elimination of unnecessary energy use. There are many activiti ... or elimination of unnecessary energy use. There are many activities that people can do to conserve energy and help not only themselves, but also the environment and everyone around them. Conserving e ...

(6 pages) 84 0 3.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Science Essays

Travel Narrative Assignment - French Class Trip

someone was playing a trick on me. I couldn't have been more wrong. I didn't realize how important energy conservation in France was. The hotel would turn the lights off at different parts of the day ...

(2 pages) 21 0 4.3 Mar/2009

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Energy Conservation

The article I chose was about Vectren’s Energy Conservation. This article lets the current Vectren employees know that they will be letting ... they will be letting its consumers know of a policy in place to give a rebate for the choice of an energy efficient appliance in place of a non energy efficient appliance. The cost of a non efficient ... telling the Vectren employees that they are informing the public about rebates offered for choosing energy efficient appliances. The possibility of conservation is what interested me in this article a ...

(2 pages) 33 2 3.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Veteran's Energy Conservation

they will be letting its consumers know of a policy in place to give a rebate for the choice of an energy efficient appliance in place of a non energy efficient appliance. The cost of a non efficient ... telling the Veteran employees that they are informing the public about rebates offered for choosing energy efficient appliances. The possibility of conservation is what interested me in this article a ...

(2 pages) 366 0 5.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Science Essays

Energy Resource Plan

Energy Resource Plan � PAGE �1� Energy Resource PlanFew people think about wher ... esource PlanFew people think about where energy comes from. Even fewer worry about ways to conserve energy. Even with the threat of global warming, not enough people are taking appropriate measures to ... t taking responsibility, not only will the earth will no longer be able to provide the nonrenewable energy sources, the damage we cause by extracting these fossil fuels permanently damages the environ ...

(3 pages) 38 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Energy: Under the Lights

Energy: Under the LightsPart 1Powering up a laptop, plugging in a cell phone, driving to work, and t ... do everyday. However, the repercussions of these seemingly trivial actions are lost on most of us. Energy in America is severely used and abused. The two biggest problems the citizen ignorance of ene ... problems the citizen ignorance of energy issues cause are terrible pollution and outrageous lack of energy conservation. The citizens of the USA use energy as if it is a renewable resource, which it i ...

(11 pages) 7 0 0.0 Dec/2012

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science