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View Resource Fossil Fuels: Capstone

This lesson summarizes our dependency upon fossil fuels, pointing out that there are very few aspects of our daily life that are not impacted by their use. The discussion centers around whether these fuels could be replaced and makes the point that there is a significant percentage of them which is used to manufacture products and is not simply burned for energy. The lesson includes an activity...

View Resource Living without Oil

The Open University is well-known for its decades-long commitment to distance learning, and is always adding new courses to its website. One of the recent additions is "Living without Oil." The course materials include a brief introduction, a statement of intended learning outcomes, summaries of each subtopic, quizzes, and an FAQ area. The materials here are divided into nine areas, including Oil...

View Resource Energy Story

This site, presented by the California Energy Commission, is a descriptive story of what energy is and how it works in our world. The site includes simple definitions of energy and interesting pictures that help students related energy to their everyday world. There are 20 chapters, on everything from circuits to solar energy to electricity transmission systems. This is an excellent resource as...

View Resource Electric Drive Transportation Association

Electric Drive Transportation Assocation represents the interest of those involved in the development, production and use of battery, hybrid and fuel cell electric drive technologies. The EDTA serves as the central source of information on the technical, market and policy issues surrounding the emergency of electric drive technologies. It is the representative of the Americas to the World...

View Resource Aftertreatment of Diesel Vehicle Emissions Using Compact Plasmatron Fuel Converter-Catalyst Systems

Plasma Fuel Converters convert carbon fuel to rich hydrogen gas by electrifying fuel in an engine. This increases the efficient burning of the fuel, and reduces the resulting pollutants. This document summarizes the benefits plasma converters can have for lower diesel fuel emissions, especially if combined with catalysts that absorb particulate pollutants and nitrogen oxides. From the Plasma...

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