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Question 11.Which of the following is the largest disadvantage of wind energy?
Question 22.Since every house is different, what is an important step in creating an energy efficient home?
Question 33.Why is it difficult to dispose of radioactive waste?
Question 44.In what way is active solar heating better than passive solar heating?
Question 55.If an individual wanted to completely remove products created by and through the use of oil and natural gas from their life or benefit from them in any way, what are some things that would be different?
Question 66.ABC Oil wants to drill down to a large oil reserve, but that reserve is directly below a protected wildlife habitat and drilling is not allowed. What method can ABC Oil employ to access the oil profitably and incur the least amount of damage to the environment?
Question 77.Which of the following is TRUE of wind energy?
Question 88.Identify the statement that is TRUE of geothermal energy.
Question 99.Which of the following is Yucca Mountain in Nevada known for?
Question 1010.Biomass can be burned simultaneously with coal. What is this process called?
Question 1111.What is the significance of using 3-D Seismic Technology for oil and natural gas exploration?
Question 1212.Why is nuclear power thought to be a 'climate friendly' form of energy?
Question 1313.Which of the following statements is NOT true regarding offshore wind farms?
Question 1414.Which of the following statements about installing a programmable thermostat is correct?
Question 1515.The _____ is an underground concentration of hot water and steam that can be tapped into for energy production.
Question 1616.Which of the following is NOT true of developing countries?
Question 1717.Which of the following can use the stable temperature of the earth to heat and cool buildings?
Question 1818.What proportion of the world's energy consumption is used by developing countries?
Question 1919.Which of the following is an advantage of biomass energy?
Question 2020.Which of the following is NOT an initial cost barrier to geothermal energy?
Question 2121.Why is Canada considered a developed country?
Question 2222.Why are petroleum geologists continually developing new technologies to reach and extract oil that was previously inaccessible or too costly to recover?
Question 2323.Choose the description that is appropriate for energy conservation.
Question 2424.What is the name of the machine that converts the kinetic energy of the wind into mechanical energy?
Question 2525.Solar panels can best be described as _____.
Question 2626.What is the function of a parabolic troughr?
Question 2727.Which of the following clean coal technologies results in carbon monoxide and hydrogen, which is then used to spin a gas turbine to generate electricity?
Question 2828.Which of the following is a device that directly converts light from the sun into electricity?
Question 2929.If a material is able to absorb, store and release a significant amount of heat it is said to have a high _____.
Question 3030.Which of the following terms means to save energy but keep the same level of service?
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