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6 renewable resources
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  • #2 and 3 are located at Dollywood (Tram Stop C). #5 is located at Ijams Nature Center in Knoxville. #6 is located at Cocke County H.S. #9 is located at American Museum of Science and Energy at Oak Ridge.
  • Yellow-fossil fuel plants include (from Tri-Cities down…and only the 3 in TN) John Sevier, Bull Run and Kingston Purple include (from Knoxville down) Watts Bar, Sequoyah and (in Alabama) Browns Ferry
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    • 1. Renewable Resources
    • 2. <ul><li>Renewable Resource- energy source that is replaced as quickly as it is used. </li></ul><ul><li>Types of renewable resources </li></ul><ul><li>-Solar energy </li></ul><ul><li>-Hydroelectric </li></ul><ul><li>-Wind </li></ul><ul><li>-Geothermal </li></ul><ul><li>-Biomass Fuels </li></ul>
    • 3. <ul><li>Solar Energy- energy from the sun. Photovoltaic cell- converts solar energy into electricity. </li></ul>
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    • 5. TVA’s Solar Energy Map
    • 6. <ul><li>Hydroelectric- electricity made from energy of moving water. </li></ul><ul><li>Ex: Dams (Norris, Cherokee and Douglas) </li></ul>
    • 7. Red-hydroelectric dams Yellow-fossil fuel plants Purple-nuclear power plants
    • 8. <ul><li>Wind- energy from the wind </li></ul><ul><li>Ex: Windmills uses the energy of the wind to pump water and generate electricity. </li></ul>TVA’s wind power site is Buffalo Mountain near Oak Ridge
    • 9.  
    • 10. <ul><li>Geothermal Energy- thermal energy that is contained in hot magma. Uses steam from hot magma to rotate turbines to spin generators. </li></ul>
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    • 13. <ul><li>Biomass Fuels- Fuels from organic matter (wood, sugar cane fibers, rice and animal manure) </li></ul>
    • 14. TVA Biomass <ul><li>Energy from methane gas is provided by the City of Memphis wastewater treatment facility, which produces a methane by-product that is co-fired with coal at TVA’s Allen Fossil Plant. </li></ul>
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