Alternative energy

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Alternative energy

Alternative Energy

In 1924 the first federal law established wanted to control pollution by using the oil industry. This was called the oil pollution control act. The contamination of water and and problems n land were the main problems. Farmers, Fishermen, and resort owners attrcated most attention due to polluting of waterways.

EPA announces clean air act from power pollution. This act applies to all new power plants that burn fossils.

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In 1900 the first diesel engine to run off of vegetable oil was shown public at the Worlds Fair in Paris,France. The French government wanted the Otto company to make an engine that will run off of peanut oil. Roudolph Diesel did work on vegetable oil and thought that it would benefit farmers if they could supply their own fuel. Shortly after Dr. Roudolphs death large amounts of petroleum fuel was let out in different forms . This was called diesel fuel.

In 1905 Einstein publishes the first photovoltaic effect conserning the heuristic point of view toward the transformation of light. He said that there were light packets called light quanta.

This video explains the first nuclear power reactor built in Idaho.

In 2003 G.W. Bush promotes Hydrogen fuel cell developement. This cost the fuel and cell research develpoment 1.2 billion over five years.

This video is talking how the EPA wants to cut greenhouse gas emmisions from the power plants.

This video describes wind technology made in 1975


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