You will prepare an APA-style research paper to discuss energy topics, as followsPart 1In 1 paragraph discussion the followingIn your own words, describe the laws of thermodynamics.Explain how these scient

You will prepare an APA-style research paper to discuss energy topics, as follows:
Part 1
In 1 paragraph discussion the following:

  • In your own words, describe the laws of thermodynamics.
  • Explain how these scientific laws apply to energy use, energy conversions, and the need for energy efficiency.

Part 2
Describe the pros and cons of one of the following energy types, writing 1 paragraph:

  • Fossil fuel: Oil, natural gas, and coal
  • Nuclear energy
  • Solar energy
  • Wind power
  • Water (hydro) power
  • Bioconversion (biofuel)

Part 3
Research and describe 2 provisions of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, writing 1 paragraph for each provision:

  • Describe each provision, and provide your opinion about how each provision helps the United States meet energy use goals.

Length of paper will vary but should be 9 fully developed paragraphs, roughly 3 pages but no more than 5, discussing the questions posed in parts 1-3. APA format is a title page, body of essay, reference page, double spaced, Times New Roman, 12 pt font.
 
On Part 2 you only have to pick 1 energy type and write about it.
 

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