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Energy Resouces

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Biomass
The total quantity or weight of organisms in a given area or volume
Calories
unit of heat defined as the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water by 1 degree centigrade at atmospheric pressure
Consumption
The using up of a resource
Energy
The strength and vitality required for sustained physical or mental activity
Fossil Fuels
fuel consisting of the remains of organisms preserved in rocks in the earth's crust with high carbon and hydrogen content
Fuel Cell
The strength and vitality required for sustained physical or mental activity
Generator
engine that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy by electromagnetic induction
Geothermal
Of, relating to, or produced by the internal heat of the earth
Hydroeletric
electricity produced by water
Kinetic
supplying motive force
Law of conservation
matter cannot be created or destroyed
Nuclear
Of or relating to the nucleus of an atom
Pollution
The presence in or introduction into the environment of a substance or thing that has harmful or poisonous effects
Power
The ability to do something or act in a particular way, esp. as a faculty or quality
Solar
Of, relating to, or determined by the sun
Potential
the difference in electrical charge between two points in a circuit expressed in volts