Renewable Energy

Report
Renewable Energy
Josiah Martin, Joshua Rosenthal,
John Roberson, John Grochulski
1 Period
Non-Renewable Energy Sources
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Fossil fuels produced over 8.4 billion metric tons
of carbon in 2007 (Boden, Marland, and Andres)
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http://www.savesandakan.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/coalplant-emission.jpg
Does this look familiar?
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How can we
prevent this?
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Renewable Energy
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Advantages
Do not give off greenhouse
gases (“EIA Energy KidsRenewable”)
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Advantages
• Will not run out (“EIA
Energy Kids-Renewable”)
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Cost Comparison
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Cost Comparison
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-Many argue that prices of fossil fuels are less
expensive, but with these trends, renewable energy
sources will become cheaper (Hicks)
Where would you rather work?
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lar_panels_26dlj0049rf.jpg
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Which would you want in your
neighborhood?
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800
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We need renewable energy now!
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Citations
Facts
Boden, T.A., G. Marland, and R.J Andres. "Global Fossil-Fuel CO2 Emissions." Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center. U.S. Department of Energy, 2010.
Web. 26 Oct 2011. <http://cdiac.ornl.gov/trends/emis/tre_glob.html>.
"Energy Sources Nonrenewable." EIA Energy Kids-Nonrenewable. U.S. Energy Information Administration, n.d. Web. 26 Oct 2011.
<http://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=nonrenewable_home-basics>.
"Energy Sources Renewable." EIA Energy Kids-Renewable. U.S. Energy Information Administration, n.d. Web. 26 Oct 2011.
<http://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=renewable_home-basics>.
Gailliard, Ticara. "Traditional Sources of Energy." Traditional Sources of Energy | eHow.com. eHow, n.d. Web. 26 Oct 2011.
<http://www.ehow.com/list_5954647_traditional-sources-energy.html>.
Hicks, Stephanie. "The Future of Solar Power." Solar Panels-Green Power. Solar Panels-Green Power, n. d. Web. 26 Oct. 2011.
<http://solarpanelspower.net/solar-power/future-of-solar-power>.
Pictures
http://cdn3.benzinga.com/files/coal-train330_11.jpg
http://www.heatingoil.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/oil-barrels.jpg
http://www.solarnavigator.net/images/Global_Carbon_Emission_graph.png
http://lh5.ggpht.com/-7LuwHTMEkTI/ST7g2-6__xI/AAAAAAAAAk4/Pyr49r5ZHKY/bigstockphoto_Global_Warming_217540%252525203.jpg
http://www.savesandakan.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/coal-plant-emission.jpg
http://jseaford.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/bp-oil-spill-2010a.jpg
http://www.hawaiireporter.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/Picture-1181.png
http://www.celsias.com/media/uploads/admin/smoke_stack.JPG
http://library.thinkquest.org/CR0215471/oil_spill_on_fire.jpg
http://tli.umn.edu/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/renewable-energy.jpg
http://www.tomorrowisgreener.com/images/onshore_wind_farm.jpg
http://benefitsofsolarenergy.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/Photovoltaic-solar-panels.jpg
http://www.fayazrasheed.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/Wind-Turbines.jpg
http://renewableprojects.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/solar-panels.jpg
http://www.ravennacapitalmanagement.com/mrr/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/All-countries-crude-oil-price-1999-to-2011.jpg
http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/media/inline/blog/Image/naam-solar-moore_s-law-1.jpg
http://www.visualphotos.com/photo/2x4737979/worker_installing_solar_panels_26dlj0049rf.jpg
http://www.phongpo.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/underground-coal-mining.jpg
http://lightbucket.files.wordpress.com/2008/02/solarpanelroof.jpg?w=800
http://vlscopenhagen.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/coal-plant1.jpg
http://www.solstation.com/stars/earth.jpg

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