How is energy transferred from plants to animals?

Answer The law of conservation of energy states that energy can't be created or destroyed, only transformed or transferred. Accordingly, plants transfer energy to animals, and animals transfer energy back... Read More »

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How is coal transferred into energy?

Energy is stored in coal as chemical potential energy, or energy in the form of bonds between atoms. Combustion is a reaction where a fuel like coal combines with oxygen to release carbon dioxide, ... Read More »

How Is the Energy Transferred From the Hair Dryer?

Hair dryers use three different types of energy to work: Electrical energy, heat energy, and mechanical energy. Electricity is used to generate forms of energy in the hairdryer.

If you have a septic tank, does it mean that the contents will be transferred right away to treatment plants?

No. A septic system is self contained. There's the tank itself which separates sludge and grease, leaving the liquid to flow into the drain field. The tank needs to be cleaned out every few year... Read More »

Does a septic tank need to be full before the contents are transferred to treatment plants?

Patrick is correct. Basically your septic waste is put on the corn field across the road from you.