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demand for energy and conservation in the United States

by Noel D. Uri

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Published by JAI Press in Greenwich, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Energy consumption -- United States.,
    • Energy conservation -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Noel D. Uri.
      SeriesContemporary studies in energy analysis and policy ;, v. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9502.U52 U738 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 192 p. ;
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3514206M
      ISBN 100892322780
      LC Control Number82081205

      The greatest amount of energy used at any one time Peak demand may be several time higher then average demand, means that substantially more energy must be available than is needed Reduction in peak demand would mean that electric companies be less likely to build excess generating capacity and thus consume more energy. Building on improvements in energy efficiency in U.S. industrial manufacturing that have occurred over the past several decades in response to volatile fossil-fuel prices, fuel shortages, and technological advances is essential to maintaining U.S. industry’s viability in an increasingly competitive fact is that many opportunities remain to incorporate cost-effective, energy.

      In the United States, most of our energy comes from nonrenewable energy sources. Coal, natural gas, petroleum, propane, and uranium are nonrenewable energy sources. They are used to make electricity, heat our homes, move our cars, and manufacture all kinds of products. These energy sources are called nonrenewable because their supplies are limited. energy efficiency trends specific to the residential and commercial building sectors. The report ends with a section on policy efforts, such as taxes and regulation, intended to influence building energy use. While this report was sponsored by the Building Technologies Program within the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and.

      A) if energy conservation is put into place, the cost of fossil fuels will decrease. B) if energy conservation is put into place, the cost of fossil fuels will increase. C) the economy can be disrupted by the decisions made in fuel exporting nations. D) the economy will . The Department of Energy will award SBIR/STTR grants totaling $53 million to small businesses in 35 states and the District of Columbia. 12 teams of students from across the United States will present a virtual showcase of technological adaptability and wind energy wizardry at CWC.


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