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Chapter 10, Problem 19E
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In what ways can energy be conserved in transportation and in home energy use?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The ways by which energy expended on transportation and at home can be conserved are to be explained.

Concept Introduction:

Energy efficiency means that a lower amount of energy is used for providing a similar level of energy services. For example, the use of LED bulbs in place of incandescent bulbs.

Conservation of energy means using less energy. For example, recycling of aluminum cans.

Explanation of Solution

Walking should be preferred instead of using automobiles to conserve energy as well as using two-wheelers instead of four-wheelers. Ridesharing and use of public transport can also help in the conservation of energy.

At home, proper insulation by using double pane windows instead of single pane windows during space heating in winter conserves energy...

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