CAFE Standarsd

CAFE Standarsd

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... 31, 2009 The Honorable (full (Room House Office Building United s House of Representatives Washington, DC 20510 Dear Representative : I am , from . I am writing you today about the Corporate Average Fuel Economy, or CAFÉ, bill, which I understand is currently being considered in the House. I feel very strongly about this issue, so much so that I am taking the pains to make my sentiments known to the Congressman I elected to speak on my behalf. Raising the fuel economy standards is an excellent measure which should be imposed by Congress upon the big car manufacturers, in order for us to preserve our environment and ensure a better future for our children. It appears, however, that our lawmakers he...
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Railroad

Railroad

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... in Hudson Valley Region The history of the railroad begins in 1825 in England; however, railroads were soon being built in the United s with the first successful venture carrying goods from Quincy, Massachusetts to Boston in 1827. The New York and Harlem Railroad was the first railroad built in New York State, which affected the Hudson Valley Region in economic, environmental, social and political spheres. The railway received its charter in 1831 - it was called Harlem Line then. The intended route would connect towns in Westchester, Putnam and lower Dutchess Counties with New York City. The railroad inevitably attracted attention of businessmen. In 1848, knowing that the Harlem Line Railroad would ...
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Vulnerability Analysis and Network Architectures (Homeland Security)

Vulnerability Analysis and Network Architectures (Homeland Security)

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... Analysis and Network Architectures (Homeland Security) Affiliation The refinery does convert crude into products that are refined that are in turn transmitted over lengthy distance to terminals in which they are stored. Distribution network of trucks, pipelines and the others deliver the product to the consumer (Kingsley, 2011). The refinery and the storage stage are considered the most vulnerable compared to value chain components. The following facts contribute to it; Refineries are able to shutting down due to lack of power, lack of crude sufficient supply or damage by fire due to either lack of maintenance, natural causes or attacks. Despite the fact that power failures may last for some hours, ...
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The career you are preparing for now
The career you are preparing for now
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... (insert /audience Career (Insert Mechanical Engineering October 15, 2014 SUBJECT: Technical Communication Preparation in Mechanical Engineering Career The career I am currently preparing for is becoming a mechanical engineer in one of the prominent engineering-related companies. Career success is determined the exposure of an individual to the real world particularly the field of mechanical engineering, which deals with designing, constructing, and innovations of practical projects to improve the lives of people. The aim of writing the memo is to explore the various documents, style of writing, and illustrations presented by a potential employer, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). Additional, my obj...
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Number 2: Individual Assignment: Data Collection for Ford Motor Company
Number 2: Individual Assignment: Data Collection for Ford Motor Company
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... February 24, Introduction Ford managed its business factors. The paper delves on the five economic factors. The paper focuses on Ford’s business performance. Ford profitably managed its business factors. Economic. 1. Ford hired 400 more workers in Canada to its Edge Crossover Model (Rogers, 2015). 2. Ford increased its quarterly Revenue by 20 % for its Class B Shares, $ 0.15 per share (Stynes, 2015). 3. Ford is increasing the salaries of 500 employees; the rising customers’ demand for the Ford F 150 model prompted management to boost the employees’ morale by increasing their monthly take home pays (Vlasic, 2015). Social. 1. Ford races to help people increase Ford vehicle fuel use to 54.5 miles ...
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Strategic SCM - Case Analysis
Strategic SCM - Case Analysis
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... SCM - CASE ANALYSIS Etihad Rail The sheer fact that Etihad Rail was certified as ISO 9001:2008 acquiescent indicates how exemplary it is performing to deliver the 8 dimensions of quality in operating the UAE’s national railway network. It was awarded a certification certificate after UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) and Bureau Veritas verified that it was providing services that adequately meet customer needs, preferences, and expectations as per international standards. Apparently, the strategic team at Etihad Rail cogitate the eight dimensions as being very imperative particularly performance, features, reliability, durability, perceived quality, serviceability, conformance, and...
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Fossil Group, Inc
Fossil Group, Inc
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... Group, Inc. number What is Fossil Group Inc’s inventory policy, such as purchasing, holding, etc? What kind of items (SKU) does Fossil hold mostly (end Products such as watches) and how many? Fossil Group Inc is an American company based in Texas that specializes in design, marketing and distribution of clothing and fashion accessories, such as jewelry, watches, wallets, belts, sunglasses and handbags. Owing to the success of its own brands, Fossil has in the recent past secured several deals to manufacture and distribute other licensed watch lines, such as Burberry, Diesel, Emporia Armani, Michael Kors, Adidas, Davis Cup, Callaway Golf and Marc Jacobs. In addition, the company also manufactures ...
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Global car paper
Global car paper
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... Car: The American Dodge Ram Pickup Truck Affiliation with more information about affiliation, research grants, conflict of interest and how to contact Global Car: The American Dodge Ram Pickup Truck In the present scenario, globalization has taken control over most manufacturing and production processes relating with most products. In this light, car, which is a luxury item basically, also finds itself an ultimate product of globalization. This means that the place where the car is actually assembled together, need not necessarily be the place where all its different components were manufactured. It is a fact that modern companies prefer cheap labor, as it brings in more profit for them. In a compet...
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Site visit New Royal Adelaide hospital
Site visit New Royal Adelaide hospital
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... Royal Adelaide Hospital Site Visit Number I have often desired to visit the New Royal Adelaide Hospital (for various personal reasons), but for one reason or the other, I have always been left unable to accomplish this deep seated desire. However, recently, on Monday 19th May 2015, I chanced upon the glorious opportunity to do just that. Guided through the hospital by the generous Layton Waters, it couldn’t have gotten any better as I left the hospital at the end of the visit with a plethora of information on different issues about this special facility. The following is a short report about my visit to the hospital. Construction of the New Royal Adelaide Hospital begun in 2010, and at the time of m...
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Race and ethnicity in the fishing industry in south america
Race and ethnicity in the fishing industry in south america
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... Labor recruitment of the Uros people on the Lake Titicaca islands The Uros people living on the islands on Lake Titicaca have occupied them for hundreds of years as they were forced to do so when the Incas Indians expanded and took their land from them. These people make their living from fishing and also from the selling of their reeds to tourists that visit the islands. Lake Titicaca is a vast lake as it stretches at least 58,000 kilometers within the countries of Bolivia and Peru and also lies at the foot of Andes mountains. The lake has over 60 floating islets in which the Uros people have created tiny villages using the natural resources that are available on the islands such as the totora...
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Minerals
Minerals
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... Introduction: Graphite is used in the steelmaking, foundry facing, lubricants, pencils, crucibles, and refractory. Graphite is used as lubricant and affects the frictional properties of the faults. Deposits of Graphite: Graphite deposits occur in the metamorphosed sedimentary rocks, metasomatic and hydrothermal deposits. Harben and Kuzvart (1996) identified five major graphite deposits types. These include as the magmatic deposits, vein deposits, deposits formed through the crystallization and concentration of carbon, skarn deposits and residual deposits. Most Occurrence of Graphite: Graphite occurs in the gneisses and schists, which are highly metamorphosed. The graphite has weathered deeply into t...
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Discuss combine harvester and its historic and current impact on the economy, the environment, relationships, education, and morals. Give examples to support your discussion
Discuss combine harvester and its historic and current impact on the economy, the environment, relationships, education, and morals. Give examples to support your discussion
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... Combine Harvester and Its Historic and Current Impact on the Economy, the Environment, Relationships, Education, and Morals [Name of Institution] Introduction Since its invention in the late 19th century, the combine harvester has impacted not only on the economy but also on education, the environment, morals, and education. The combine harvester is used to harvest grains/reap, thresh, and winnow (Quick & Buchele, 1978) in a single integrated system process. The grains crops harvested by this machine include soybeans, maize, rye, barley, wheat, oats, and linseed. Economically, since its innovation, the combine harvester has been quite crucial in grain crop agriculture through increased yields, reduc...
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Article Analysis
Article Analysis
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... Article Analysis Article: Heating Oil Declines as Lower Demand Boosts Fuel Inventories Barbara Powells reports in this article that heating oil futures fell due to reduced demand during 1st week of January, 2012 and that is evident from the fact that inventory accumulated to the highest level in the preceding 12 weeks' period from the date of writing this article. In terms of barrels, stocks piled up to 147.6 million, an increase of 3.99 million. The article further states that demand for heating oil and diesel went down by 3.28 million barrels a day and in percentage terms the demand went down by 2.2 percent when compared with the similar period a year before. Consequent to the reduce demand,...
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Hybrid Cars
Hybrid Cars
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... Thesis Due to the use of green products, it therefore becomes pertinent to analyze a category of green products. Hybrid cars are a category of green products that consumers are rather skeptical about using it. This paper would try to establish the effectiveness of this product and would give consumers the reasons they should make use of these green products that is capable of revolutionizing the automobile industry. Introduction 1 (par.1) There are several green products that have impacts on not only the consumers, but also on the environment at large. One of such products is the hybrid car. In order to understand the usefulness of the hybrid cars and their benefit to the consumers and the...
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Cause and Effect on Gasoline Prices
Cause and Effect on Gasoline Prices
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... and Effect on Gasoline Prices Introduction The price of gasoline gases has remained a major issue all over the world. This reason for this is because the price of gases has been fluctuating for a long time creating a lot of instability in the market. The major causes of this fluctuation include: price of crude oil and the effect it has at the pump, depreciation of the US dollar compared to currencies of other countries and its effect on the oil, worldwide demand and supply for crude oil and its effect on gasoline prices and lastly oil futures in terms of the contracts made that agree upon a future date and set price for selling oil. Price Fluctuation The price of crude oil and how its effect is felt...
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Kubota Lawn Mower with a Weedeater
Kubota Lawn Mower with a Weedeater
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... Topic: Kubota Lawn Mower with a Weedeater & Section Number of Kubota Lawn Mower with a WeedeaterGone are the days when land mowers used to look boring not more than a cart. Moreover mowing the unwanted weeds was considered to be a tedious job. However with changing times these machines have started making use of technology. This has resulted into the evolution of land mowers with smart looks and efficient functioning. Mention has to be made about one of the few companies that took this challenge and went on to design such energy efficient equipments, which is none other than the Japanese company called Kubota Corporation. A company that was founded in 1890 in Osaka has crossed all limits to carve...
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Photochemical Somog
Photochemical Somog
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... Photochemical Smog Photochemical smog is a type of air pollution that develops when primary pollutants (nitrogen oxides and volatile organic compounds mainly created from fossil fuel combustion) interact under the presence of sunlight leading to accumulation and high concentration of ozone in atmosphere and produces a mixture of hundreds of different and toxic chemicals known as secondary pollutants((aldehydes, peroxyacetyl nitrates. The major component is produced as a secondary chemical reaction in the air and not by a direct source such as car. An interesting issue is the development of photochemical smog – a question that has been considered by a number of scientists. To gain a better insight...
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Lipstick Traces and Kalle Lasns Contemporary Fluxus Text
Lipstick Traces and Kalle Lasn's Contemporary Fluxus Text
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... From the basic insights of power in society springs the Situationist's resistance practice of detournement. Detournement has numerous meanings, from deflection, rerouting, distortion, hijacking, to turning something away from its usual course. As a tactic, it describes an image, message, or artifact lifted out of its context to create a new meaning, or a turning around and reclamation of lost meaning: a way of putting the stasis of the spectacle in motion. Adbusters founder Kalle Lasn describes it as a ?rerouting of spectacular images, environments, ambiances, and events to reverse or subvert their meaning, thus reclaiming them. The apparent goal of this process is to seek out and unveil truth by a...
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Pioneers, Engineers and Scoundrels by Beverly Rae Kimes
Pioneers, Engineers and Scoundrels by Beverly Rae Kimes
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... Pioneers, Engineers and Scoundrels by Beverly Rae Kimes In this paper it is necessary to talk about the book Pioneers, Engineers, and Scoundrels: The Dawn of the Automobile in America written by Beverly Rae Kimes, and express own general reactions, basing on the main points of the book. At the beginning it can be seen that the book Pioneers, Engineers and Scoundrels by Beverly Rae Kimes has a fantastic success with the crowds who like automobiles and are interested in this sphere. Describing the book in few words, it is possible to say that the book conveys readers back into the 1920s and makes them witnesses of the automobile industry development. Moreover, the author has written her book covering...
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Should the Canadian Government Use Monetary and Fiscal Policy to Stabilize the Economy
Should the Canadian Government Use Monetary and Fiscal Policy to Stabilize the Economy
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... Should the Canadian Government Use Monetary and Fiscal Policy to Stabilize the Economy? Introduction The Bank of Canada, central bank makes monetary policy. Monetary policy of the central bank determines the nominal interest rate. Rise and fall in interest rate in turn determines the investment and consumption expenditures. Thus, the monetary policy is used to contain the inflation as well as recession. How Monetary Policy Brings Stabilization Canada's monetary policy is woven around mainly two key components. 1. Inflation target 2. Flexible exchange rate Stable and low inflation is the major objective of Canadian monetary policy to provide stability and growth. The low inflation is desirable for it ...
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Evaluating Fronties North Adventures Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy
Evaluating Fronties North Adventures Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy
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... Frontiers North Adventures’ corporate social responsibility strategy Introduction Frontiers North Adventures is one of Canada’s most successful tourists company. The company started in 1986 in northern Canada to provide Authentic Arctic Experiences. The company is a family owned, and it has over 30 years experience in Eco-tourism. The business’s clients have always felt satisfied with the arctic experience after using Frontier’s North Adventures. The company has collaborated with several international and national organizations to ensure that its commitment to sustainability and conservation policies is adhered. In addition to this, company has collaborated with Polar bear international to provide s...
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The Industrial Revolution and its Impact on the United States
The Industrial Revolution and its Impact on the United States
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... Industrial Revolution and its Impact on the United s 31 October The Industrial Revolution andits Impact on the United States Industrial revolution changed the entire face of the world. It transformed the traditional agricultural societies into well-developed industrial societies. It started in Great Britain in the eighteenth century. Britain was the major and perhaps the only superpower during that period and it had enough resources to stimulate industrial revolution. After gaining grounds in Britain, industrial revolution slowly entered other countries in the Europe and United Sates. “The transition from an agricultural to an industrial economy took more than a century in the United States, but t...
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Major fire or explosion at an industrial production, transportation, or storage facility. I have picked the phillips disaster of 1989

Major fire or explosion at an industrial production, transportation, or storage facility. I have picked the phillips disaster of 1989

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... Disaster of 1989 Introduction On October 23, 1989 Phillips’ 66 polyethylene plant at Pasadena near Houston had major explosion due to gas release resulting into a big fire. The accident caused 23 deaths and at least 130 people got injured. The accident had extensive plant damage. The company officials informed that about 600 employees were on work at the time of explosion. Due to fire, black smoke enveloped the industrial area of Houston. Students and other people were asked to remain inside so that toxic fumes in the atmosphere. It took almost 10 hours to extinguish the fire. Accident Summary An explosion took place due to massive gas release from reactor with almost 99% of the reactor contents r...
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Marketing Planning: Marketing Plan Creating

Marketing Planning: Marketing Plan Creating

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... Marketing Planning is most easily definable as the comprehensive, aggregative and integrated procedure of creating a marketing plan. In order to do so, all strategic components of the process inclusive of environmental factors, the markets, rivals, corporate objectives particularly as narrated in mission statements, a careful examination of all strategic issues, including the business environment, the markets themselves, as well as abilities and capacities all have to be critically examined. In fact, ensuring that the plan is communicated effectively to all related and concerned personnel is a part of the planning process (Bnet, 2008). 2. A Strategic Business Unit or an SBU is in essence a sub-segme...
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Land remediation

Land remediation

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... decontamination & reclamation Land Decontamination & Reclamation Reclamation of contaminated sites for reuse would involve investigation on the nature and extent of contamination, methods of decontamination, and the purpose for which the area is being reclaimed. In the present case, a railway siding and a dairy farm site are being considered for reuse. Q.1 b: Suitability of SVE technique for remediation of redundant railway sidings Railways are extensively used to transport hazardous chemical and petrochemical substances among other goods besides using hydrocarbons such as diesel fuel and lubricants. While mainlines are intended for the speedy movement of trains with minimal halting, sidings are area...
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Channel Tunnel (between UK and France)

Channel Tunnel (between UK and France)

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... Tunnel (between UK and France) Channel Tunnel is usually called the ‘EuroTunnel’ as it goes through the European nations; whereby its one end is in England while the other one opens up in France. It is Europe’s and indeed world’s biggest ever projects. Its foundation has been on the basis of its big size and the amount of time it cuts down for the passengers traveling through trains. The Channel Tunnel is one of the busiest international railways in the world. Apart from that it also has a significant role in both the International Union of Railways (UIC) and the Community of European Railways (CER). This channel is also popularly called as the “chunnel” because of its three-way tunnel encompassing...
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Report on the UK Petrol Market
Report on the UK Petrol Market
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... Report on the UK Petrol Market Report on the UK Petrol Market Background Information The UK petrol market is important and dynamic. Since the publication of the Monopolies and Mergers Commission in 1990, there has been increased competition. The emergence of large supermarkets dealing in petrol has led to the decline of the major non-supermarket dealers such as Esso and Shell. Even the retailers of petrol have declined drastically owing to this wave of competition. The fall in petrol prices is also attributed to the increased competition among dealers of petrol in the UK. But there is a notable difference in prices between the rural petrol outlets and the urban ones. This could be justified by the...
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Economics for Business Assignment

Economics for Business Assignment

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... An oligopoly is a market structure where a few players dominate the supply OF the whole market. The players in an oligopoly have substantial pricing power, even if it is not a collusive oligopoly. As against oligopoly, a monopoly has only one supplier supplying to the whole market (A.Koutsoyiannis, 2010). In a market structure of perfect competition, there are numerous competitors selling identical products and having no pricing power. As a result the demand curve of a firm in perfect competition is horizontal (A.Koutsoyiannis, 2010). In monopolistic competition, there are many players selling products that are slightly different. This product differentiation gives the players in the monopolistic com...
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Finacial & legal aspecat of procurement
Finacial & legal aspecat of procurement
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... Question Baseline Transportation Company Cost structure Baseline Company is a transportation company that deals in shipping services, specifically, in transporting merchandise from one country to another, and courier services in 13 Asian countries. The flowing schedule represents its cost structure with an explanation of items that are major cost drivers for the entire organization. SWBS Weight M-hrs labor production group m-tons per Mton Efficiency m-hrs Labor Overhead Material Structures 1 985 654.57 1 605,112 12,997,798 194,969 7,476,534 Propulsion 2 232 232.96 1 54,000 1,159,920 1,739,880 22,260,525 Electrical 3 42 134.84 1 5,623 120,779 181,169 1,262,900 Electronics & Navigation 4 20 197.04 1...
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Innovation and Sustainability
Innovation and Sustainability
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... and Sustainability Introduction The dimensions of the growing human population have intrigued constantinnovation of technology. The constant development of technology is meant to satisfy human wants and needs. Initially, the stability of population growth was disturbed by issues such as improper health facilities and sanitation which, has currently been improved. Therefore, sanitation and most of the common diseases have been controlled, hence the reduced death rates leading to a growing population. This calls for constant innovation of ways of production and consumption of material resources to satisfy the current needs. Therefore, this paper will explore two consumption and two production habits...
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Oil
Oil
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... fuel Origin and formation of petroleum (oil) Petroleum is formed from organic aquatic sediments suchas lipids, proteins and carbohydrates which are derived from algae and zooplanktons (White, 2006). These materials get deposited at the bottom of seas or lakes. As more sediment get deposited, the materials are exposed to tremendous pressures, and the through compaction, microbial action and chemical reaction, water is forced out material, and the carbohydrates, lipids and proteins are broken down to form kerogen which is waxy in nature (White, 2006). Bitumen is also formed in this step. This process is diagenesis and is considered the first step of petroleum formation (White, 2006). The second step...
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Argumentative Writing Assignment: Oil Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
Argumentative Writing Assignment: Oil Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
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... Argumentative Writing Assignment: Oil Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge may causeseveral environmental damages in both production and preparation location. This study will oppose drilling for Oil in ANWR. An oil drill platform’s construction generally pumps oil from ground considerably that transforms the surrounding locations. The surrounding water and land areas are susceptible to locale the annihilation and stain of hazardous west materials of oil drilling (Rutledge 73). Considering ANWR’s case, the prospective oil reserves are located in isolated and pristine locations. The road construction requires huge amount of gravel. These...
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Biology and Society
Biology and Society
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... is a bigger threat to environment; increasing population of the less developed countries or increasing consumption of resources by the more developed countries? Growing population in the less developed countries and increasing consumption of natural resources are two major threats to the environment. Presently, there is a blame game going on in which “over-consumers" in rich countries can blame "over-breeders" in distant lands for the state of the planet” (Pearce). Rapid growth of population in the less developed countries contributes to the reduction of environmental health and safety, though it is not as big a threat to the environment as the massive consumption of natural resources by the...
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Article Aalysis
Article Aalysis
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... utility that is derived from oil, and in turn processed into diesel and gasoline, as well as an array of other purposes, is most importantly theability to transport an individual from one place to another. Within the modern world, this transport from one location to the next is the way through which most individuals earn a living. By much the same token, the ability to move products from one place to another is one of the main ways through which a modern consumer era has come to be exhibited within the United States and elsewhere throughout the world. With that being said, it must be understood that the factors which drives the supply and demand for oil are both interesting and help to denote a...
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Production and Operations Management
Production and Operations Management
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... Head: Contemporary Business Contemporary Business Production and Operations Management By _______________ 18 May Marathon is one of the world’s leading energy companies supplying high quality oil products to the marketplace. The company deals in the production of crude oil products through innovative technologies. Crude oil has to go through six phases and various stages before finally reaching the convenience stores to be used by the consumers. It takes almost 35 days for the product to reach retail markets and Marathon stores. Marathon’s crude oil supply comes from many other countries apart from United States. Taking four days to reach Louisiana Offshore Oil Port (LOOP), it further takes 10 days...
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Alternative fuel sources for automobiles
Alternative fuel sources for automobiles
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... One type of alternative fuel vehicle that holds a lot of promise is the Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) vehicle. There are many encouraging things about these vehicles. Natural gas is an abundant resource in the United States. It is sometimes found dissolved in crude oil, but many times this gas is found in reservoirs alone. The increased use of CNG vehicles would make the United States less dependent on foreign sources of oil. The current supply of natural gas will last for generations and new drilling techniques are reaching natural gas locked in shale deposits. The process of fracturing the shale using high-pressure liquids is referred to as fracking. This new technique promises to provide cheap...
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Biorefinery
Biorefinery
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... Biomass is simply organic material that can be converted into useable energy. It is found in forests, fields and barns, in forest industry plants, and in landfills. In Alberta province of Canada biomass includes residues from wood processors diverted from landfill or incineration; forest harvesting residues; wood from fire- and insect-killed forest stands; agricultural crop residues; manure from farm livestock operations; municipal waste diverted from landfills; landfill gas for power; and energy crops. The other major sources of biomass in Canada are agriculture, food-processing residues, industrial wastes, municipal sewage and household garbage (Cruickshank, Robert, & Silverside, 2011). However,...
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Hypercapitalism
Hypercapitalism
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... Hypercapitalism We cannot talk about hypercapitalism which originated from cultural analyst Jeremy Rifkin, without discussing capitalism (Maasik & Solomon 522). What is capitalism? It is an economic system whereby most means of production are owned privately (Graham 20). Moreover, the total production is normally given guidance and the interests distributed through market operation. It dominated the western world after mercantilism was called to a stop. In addition to that, this system enlarges production capacity by putting in use the excess production over consumption (Colker 111). The initial goals were to allow private ownership of property, provision of capital to the firms, freedom of...
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Twin Turbo Engine Repair
Twin Turbo Engine Repair
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... Introduction: Turbochargers are devices that are installed on a regular internal combustion engine to increase its volumetric efficiency, or in common terms, to give a power boost by increasing the amount of charge (or air for diesel engines) supplied to the engine per unit time. A typical turbocharger consists of a gas turbine coupled with a centrifugal compressor. Gas turbine is run by the high temperature exhaust gases obtained from the engine and drive the compressor. The compressor then compresses the charge (or air) and supplies it at high pressure to the intake manifold. A twin turbo engine is that type of engine which has two such turbo chargers installed at its intake manifold. Twin turbo...
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Product and Branding Strategies
Product and Branding Strategies
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... The Marketing Mix: Product and Branding Strategies (BMW) BMW is brand that people trust and look up to with high esteem. It is a German brand. Automobiles are the greatest product of BMW ever offered by the brand. BMW offers a range of vehicles, so the products are definitely not similar. Each vehicle offers different features and each vehicle type is differentiated on the basis of its features. BMW have several competitors in the market but the main dilemma is that for every range of vehicles offered by BMW, there is a different competitor in every series. But overall the two main competitors of BMW are Mercedes and Lexus (Carscoop 2011) All these names are of the luxury car manufacturers. The...
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Biofuels
Biofuels
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... For the past few years, there has been a marked increase in the prices of oil due to fast depletion of the oil reserves. This has led to general economic difficulties in many countries. This has motivated the production of biofuels as the as an alternative and aid in maintaining or increasing the social and economic strength of local communities. Biofuel is made from agricultural crops grown in the US and other parts of the world. It is projected that in the near future, biofuel will be able to yield significant environmental advantages to its consumers while assuring energy security. However, biofuels are not an overall good alternative to our reliance of petroleum in today's economy. This paper...
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M7 Graphing Traffic Data Discussion /air pollution
M7 Graphing Traffic Data Discussion /air pollution
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... Department at Murray ID Number) (Unit (Unit Submitted 0 M7 Air Pollution Program Memo 1.1 Introduction The goal of every citizen and the public health globally is to ensure good health and healthy environment. The human and environment interact often which has affected life quality and caused disparities in health. Environmental health concerns prevention of disability, injury and disease. There are various themes focused by the healthy people 2020 are as follows: a) Air quality b) International environmental health c) Water quality d) Excellent communities and homes e) Less toxic substances emissions f) Good infrastructure When we promote healthy environment by year 2020, we will promote good healt...
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Managing Earths Natural Resources
Managing Earth's Natural Resources
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... Managing Earth's Natural Resources Dear Jack, We jointly own land along the Pennsylvania border, an area that is rich in natural gas deposits. This place has been our home now for decades. Generations before us lived here, and we got born and brought up right here too. Despite the obvious differences, we both love our home and wish for the best to happen here. This part of town is also agriculturally rich, a phenomenon that residents seem to be oblivious of. These natural gas deposits lie beneath the farm lands, pasture and forests. Being a farmer, and hardworking one at that, I strongly oppose any arrangements that would subject Callicoon to hydraulic fracturing. Jack, I know that leasing land over ...
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M7 Graphing Traffic Data Discussion /air pollution
M7 Graphing Traffic Data Discussion /air pollution
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... M7 Air Pollution Program Memo ID Number) (Unit (Unit Submitted) Introduction The goal of every citizen and the public health globally is to ensure excellent health and a healthy environment. The interaction of humans with the environment has affected the quality of life and caused disparities in health. Environmental health is concerned with the prevention of disability, injury and disease. The various themes focused by the healthy people 2020 are: air quality, international environmental health and water quality. Other themes include excellent communities and homes, less toxic substances emissions and good infrastructure. When we promote a healthy environment by year 2020, we will promote good...
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Waste Management
Waste Management
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... Management (Value Chain Analysis) Introduction Waste management is an important issue in a s development. This has been handled very efficiently in the Houston city by the Solid Waste Management Department and other organizations like Waste Management Inc. (WMI) and Keep Houston Beautiful. The Solid Waste Management Department and WMI collects the solid wastes from the residents of Houston. Recycle: Reuse of some discarded material/object from the household or organization for fabricating/manufacturing other object or for any other useful purpose is termed as "Recycle" ("Keep Houston Beautiful", n.d.) The solid waste is recycled in such a way that it does not harm the socie...
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Toyota international business

Toyota international business

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... Toyota Motor Company Opportunities and Country Risk in EU? Toyota has come along way from manufacturingpower looms. Toyota has been operating in Europe since the early 1960s. It has invested more than €6 billion in Europe and employees more than 55,000 people. Toyota has major production plants of cars and engines in UK, France, Poland, Turkey, Portugal and Czech Republic among other countries. Its best selling European models – Yaris, Corolla, Avensis, Corolla Verso – are built in Europe (Toyota Europe). Toyota Motor Manufacturing Poland began production of manual transmissions in April 2002. In January 2005 it started production of gasoline engines also and by March 2005, it was producing diesel e...
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... Sustainability in the EU The World Commission on Environment and Development’s report (United Nations 1987) s that environmental sustainability is development that meets the needs of the present generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. The energy sector is by far the most taxing on the environment and is also the most crucial in terms of our need and dependence on a secure and regular supply of energy. In the last two decades the concept of environmental sustainability in this respect has gained new found importance by the heightened awareness of environmental problems such as climate change and the extreme dependence on economically unreliable...
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... 29th Nov. The United has experienced a period of decreased price gas since The CNN reported that, in many places,consumers are buying gas for less than $3 per gallon of gas. This experience can be accredited to various factors in the economy. According to Isidore, there has been increased production of crude fuel from North Dakota and in Canada. He says that these two regions produce the cheapest fuel in the globe. Moreover, North America is accustomed to Hurricane disruptions, which make exploration, and refining cost. However, this natural disaster has not been experienced for some time, and refineries have been running smoothly. There have been must studies of the price of gasoline in the United...
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... of Learning: Thermodynamics Paper In general a phase diagram demonstrates the variations between different states of element matter in regards to their response to pressure and temperature. This paper is aimed at closely analyzing the pressure- temperature phase (P-T) diagrams of both water (H2O) and carbon dioxide (CO2). In addition to this paper illustrating the phase diagrams, it will go deeper into evaluating all the possible phase changes that this pure substance can make at atmospheric pressure. Lastly, the paper will discuss the Common applications of these phase changes. Phase diagrams plots pressure (normally in the atmospheres) against temperature (classically in degrees Celsius). With mos...
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... in History al Affiliation Key Issues in the Article The article gives a detailed explanation of what happened during the Nazi regime in Berlin Germany whereby Jews were mercilessly and brutally murdered by the German battalion 101 between the years 1941 and 1945. Whatever is referred to as the ‘final solution’ led to the death of millions of Jews through mobile gangs and also using gas and this was accomplished by the police battalions. During this period, Jews were being killed in different brutal ways including being burnt to death while others were shot at short ranges. The killings advanced over a very short period of time because by the end of like four months there was already the use of gas...
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