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The generic and vague wording of the question seems deliberate, but unfortunately a meaningful answer can't be so simple. The primary factor that determines how long it will take a dryer to dry a load of clothes is not actually temperature, it's airflow. All the heat in the world won't help you if your dryer is overloaded, the lint tray is full/blocked, and ...


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This Zero Carbon Britain report gives a detailed answer to your question. Their plan sees emissions being reduced to 8% of the current levels, and the rest being balanced by carbon capture. This requires, they suggest, setting aside around one third of Britain's land area for carbon capture and one sixth for fuel (bio-fuels ... land area for solar isn't in ...


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Available data indicates that; 1) electricity usage for water pumping at homes is minimal; and 2) most municipal water systems provide more pressure than required for residential uses Is it common for people on city water in the US to have their own on-site pumping as part of the "standard" delivery system? The U.S. Energy Information Agency's 2015 ...


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tldr: yes, with sufficient political will, an incremental approach is sufficient - we could decarbonise our energy consumption in 20 years. There are still a lot of unknowns (like just what we do about long-haul aviation, intercontinental shipping, cement production). However, some things we can be sure about, and one of them is that there's way more than ...


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Nutshell answer: Residential use: nil. Commercial use: Significant. Any reasonably large building has a larger problem getting rid of extra heat compared to heating. All those lights and photo-copiers add up. Many commercial buildings and large facilities like University campuses will buy power when it's cheap at night and use it to chill water or brine. ...


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On an industrial scale, wastewater treatment costs vary on region, labor and desired water quality. Capital costs are the costs forthe physical assets of the project. Capital costsare part of the fixed component of the total cost. They arenormally incurred one time but also includecost of rehabilitation or replacement of equipments during the life of the ...


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Install a GFCI outlet on the same circuit as your USB integrated outlet. When not in use, just trip the GFI outlet and kill the whole circuit. Might not work in all cases as a lot might be tied to the same circuit, but this works in my house.


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