Chemical-energy sentence example

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  • Photosynthesis is what converts light energy from the sun into chemical energy for plants.

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  • Currently, most biofuel is burned to release its stored chemical energy.

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  • Another branch, related to energetics, is concerned with the transformation of chemical energy into other forms of energy - heat, light, electricity.

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  • The main energy used to power the vehicle or other device is from the chemical energy of the battery.

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  • Combustion is a familiar example of the transformation of chemical energy into heat and light; the quantitative measures of heat evolution or absorption (heat of combustion or combination), and the deductions therefrom, are treated in the article Thermochemistry.

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  • Transformations of electrical into chemical energy are witnessed in the processes of electrolysis (q.v.; see also Electrochemistry and Electrometallurgy).

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  • They convert energy from food into chemical energy called adenosine triphosphate, or ATP.

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  • Fuel cells are similar to batteries and convert chemical energy into usable electricity.

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