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Author: Wendell A. Duffield
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: heat, natural, earth, tapping
Number of Pages: 76
Published: 1994-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788119222
ISBN-13: 9780788119224

Describes the potential for geothermal energy, the naturally occurring heat within the Earth. Summarizes information related to developing geothermal energy while minimizing its environmental impact. Discusses its versatility; it can be used in the generation of electricity, as well as direct use applications, such as space heating and industrial processes. Contains color photos, charts, and diagrams.

Author: Victor S. Rezendes
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: geothermal, heat, pumps, promising, limited, energy, outlook, uses
Number of Pages: 82
Published: 1994-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788113089
ISBN-13: 9780788113086

Discusses the outlook for producing electricity from & directly using geothermal energy. Also discusses barriers to the use of geothermal heat pumps, & efforts made by industry & government to increase their use. Charts & tables.

Author: Silverback Books
Publisher: Silverback Books
Keywords: wok
Number of Pages: 118
Published: 2005-01-01
ISBN-10: 1596370246
ISBN-13: 9781596370241

Thousands of Years Ago, Chinese cooks figured out how to prepare healthy food quickly using a simple, versatile piece of equipment-the Chinese wok. The wok is designed to heat up quickly, and its rounded-bottom shape ensures the ingredients remain in the center where the heat is most intense. With a little oil, you can stir-fry almost anything in under 5 minutes!

Author: R. R. Zarr
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: wall, construction, based, wood, moisture, transfer, heat
Number of Pages: 88
Published: 1995-10-01
ISBN-10: 0788124625
ISBN-13: 9780788124624

Describes a comprehensive laboratory study to verify the accuracy of MOIST, a personal computer program that predicts the transient one-dimensional heat and moisture transfer in building envelopes. The program allows the user to vary building materials, their relative placement within the building envelope, and the geographic location of the building. Describes the results of the comparison between MOIST and experimental measurements. Charts and tables.

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: guide, pollution, prevention, industry, treating, casting, heat, metal
Number of Pages: 77
Published: 1996-07-01
ISBN-10: 0788129627
ISBN-13: 9780788129629

The majority of waste generated by the metal casting or foundry industry is from melting operations, metal pouring, and disposal of spent molding materials. Profiles the metal casting and heat treating industries and outlines their pollution problems. Offers reasonable solutions to waste and pollution problems. Waste minimization assessment guidelines and options are discussed. Also covers the economics of waste minimization and gives information about where to get further help. Case studies of plants, diagrams and worksheets.

Author: Buckles, D. (ed.)
Publisher: CIMMYT
Keywords: genotype, experiment, stress, heat, international, results
Number of Pages: 26
Published: 1992
ISBN-10: 9686127887
ISBN-13: 9789686127881

Author: Wendell A. Duffield
Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Keywords: earth, heat, power, clean, energy, geothermal
Number of Pages: 48
Published: 2003
ISBN-10: 0607937238
ISBN-13: 9780607937237
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