The Energy-Water Connection


Formale Metadaten

Titel The Energy-Water Connection
Autor Jim McMahon
Herausgeber Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
Erscheinungsjahr 2008
Sprache Englisch

Inhaltliche Metadaten

Fachgebiet Physik
Abstract July 14, 2004 Berkeley Lab lecture: Jim McMahon of Berkeley Lab's Environmental Energy Technologies Division (EETD) is head of the Energy Analysis Department in EETD, which provides technical analysis to the Department of Energy on things like energy efficiency appliance standards. McMahon and his colleagues helped the nation save tens of billions of dollars in energy costs since the standards program began. Now his Water-Energy Technology Team (WETT) is applying its expertise to the linked problem of energy and water. Each of us requires more than 500 gallons per person per day for food production, plus an additional 465 gallons to produce household electricity. WETT hopes to mine some of the numerous opportunities to save energy and water by applying new technologies.

Ähnliche Filme