Harvard University Impact of Dam Removal of Lock and Dam

Harvard University Impact of Dam Removal of Lock and Dam No 6 Discussion

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Question : CHOOSE ONE OF THESE SUBJECTS: biomass OR geothermal OR hydroelectric.For biomass, the US Department of Agriculture estimated a billion dry tons per year of biomass might be recovered each year from US forests, farms, cities and towns. and used as biofuel.Write how you might do a lifecycle analysis of how much carbon emissions might be saved.What numbers would you need to find for each step of the lifecycle? (You do not have to do a lifecycle analysis itself).For geothermal, research a ground sourced (geothermal) heat pump system for a single family house, find a price and show how a simple payback period is calculated, show a picture of what the ground sourced heat pump system would look like, labeling and telling what the components do.For hydroelectric, several large US dams are targets for removal; choose one and summarize the arguments for and against removal.

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