Fuel Cell Tech


Final Presentation Jack & Merritt


Final Presentation Adam & Marshall


CER:


Biomass

Biomass is an organic material which stores sunlight in the form of chemical energy. Fuels include manure, waste, and wood. It is brought out through photosynthesis.



Pro:

1.) Plant matter and animal waste is used to create energy
2.) It is a 100% renewable fuel

Con:

1.) It is very expensive to use
2.) If not used/managed correctly, it can have a negative impact on the environment
3.) Some of the fuels are seasonal

Vocabulary:

Renewable Fuel: Renewable fuels are fuels produced with reusable resources.


Links:

http://energyinformative.org/biomass-energy-pros-and-cons/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bioenergy

http://polizeros.com/2010/02/01/ontario-continues-converting-coal-plants-to-use-biomass-as-fuel/