Michelle HerreraEnvironmental Biology     Ottawa University      June 23rd , 2012
 National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)1969 Clean Water Act (CWA)1972 Clean Air Act (CAA) 1990 Pollution Prevention ...
International Energy Agency       Statistic- 2009
United States Primary Energy Supply as of 2009                    Oil is the most used non renewable source of            ...
Reduction of Crude Oil Use                    Why?...Oil is the most commonly used – non renewable                source o...
Solar Power & Biofuels           What is Solar Power?            What are Biofuels?http://mydesultoryblog.com/2009/10/alga...
*Less CO2 = lower contribution to green houses gases**Building more businesses= creating more jobs in the U.S*.    *Using ...
ReferencesSummary of National Environmental Policy Act. (2012, February 4). In United States Environmental Protection Agen...
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  1. 1. Michelle HerreraEnvironmental Biology Ottawa University June 23rd , 2012
  2. 2.  National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)1969 Clean Water Act (CWA)1972 Clean Air Act (CAA) 1990 Pollution Prevention Act (PPA) 1990
  3. 3. International Energy Agency Statistic- 2009
  4. 4. United States Primary Energy Supply as of 2009 Oil is the most used non renewable source of energy. Coal and Natural Gas is tied for the next non-renewable source of energy.
  5. 5. Reduction of Crude Oil Use Why?...Oil is the most commonly used – non renewable source of energy! How?... Alternative gasoline production Renewable Energy for Transportation
  6. 6. Solar Power & Biofuels What is Solar Power? What are Biofuels?http://mydesultoryblog.com/2009/10/algae-based-biofuelbiodiesel-highlighted/
  7. 7. *Less CO2 = lower contribution to green houses gases**Building more businesses= creating more jobs in the U.S*. *Using renewable + Non pollution resources* = ENERGY CONSERVATION/ REDUCING CARBON FOOTPRINT
  8. 8. ReferencesSummary of National Environmental Policy Act. (2012, February 4). In United States Environmental Protection Agency . Retrieved June 20, 2012, from http://www.epa.gov/lawsregs/laws/nepa.htmlHistory of the clean water act. (2012, April 13). In United States Environmental Agency. Retrieved June 20, 2012, from http://www.epa.gov/lawsregs/laws/cwahistory.htmlClean Air Act. (2012, February 17). In Environmental Protection Agency . Retrieved June 20, 2012, from http://www.epa.gov/air/caa/Pollution Prevention . (n.d.). In Department of Ecology State of Washington. Retrieved June 20, 2012, from http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/hwtr/P2/whatisp2.htmlUses of crude oil. (2008, March 6). In Natural-Environment .Com. Retrieved June 20, 2012, from http://www.natural- environment.com/blog/2008/03/06/uses-of-crude-oil/Fossil fuel. (n.d.). Retrieved June 20th , 2012, from http://science.yourdictionary.com/fossil-fuelInternational Energy Agency . (n.d.). Total primary energy supply . In United States Statistics . Retrieved June 20, 2012, from http://www.iea.org/stats/pdf_graphs/USTPES.pdfEnvironmental Protection Agency. (2007, August 14). Emission Facts: Average Annual Emissions and Fuel Consumption for Passenger Cars and Light Trucks . In U.S. EPA. Retrieved June 20, 2012, from http://www.epa.gov/oms/consumer/f00013.htmWrite, R. T., & Boorse, D. F. (2011). Environmental Science Toward a Sustainable Future (11th ed., p. 411). San Diego, CA: Pearson Inc.

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