Month: June 2016

Three (3) negative effect of generating electricity from coal.

Coal is a type of organically formed sedimentary rock that is burnt to release energy. Coal comes from the remains of plants and animals that were buried for millions of years.Thermal power is electricity that is generated from the burning of fossil fuels such as coal. Despite global efforts to reduce the use of coal …

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Physical and climatic condition necessary for sugarcane farming

Conditions which favour sugarcane farming

Sugar cane is the crop used in making sugar.  The following are physical and climatic conditions which favour sugar cane growing: High temperatures throughout the growing period, with mean monthly temperatures not falling much below 21ÂșC. Abundant moisture (rainfall) – Sugar cane grows best where annual rainfall is between 1000 mm to 1200 mm. The …

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