Research Paper On Coal Bed Methane
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Uses and Issues Involving Landfills
In six pages this paper discusses landfill in a consideration of positive methane gas uses, issues such as leakage, and the environmental effects that result. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.
Global Warming And Methane Hydrate
A 4 page paper. The writer suggests that the exact location and time when global warming began cannot be determined but it does appear to have begun millennia ago, even prior to the industrial revolution. Recent research from drillings in Greenland suggest a new theory for past ice ages and warming trends. Data are reported when available. Both carbon dioxide and methane hydrate cause this greenhouse effect; this is discussed. Bibliography lists 4 sources.
The Shortcomings of the Clean Air Act
This paper emphasizes that, although the Clean Air Act has made a significant difference in air quality, the Act fails to effectively address existing coal burning power plants. There are four sources listed in this four page paper.
Electricity Generation; Coal Fired Power and Hydropower
The generation of electricity is of vital importance due to the wide scale use and lack of alternatives in most homes. The writer looks at two potential sources of electricity, considers their development and background, looks at the way that electricity is generated and considered the environmental impacts. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography of this eight page paper.