What supplies energy to a plant?

Answer photosynthesis, the process by which plants, some bacteria, and some protistans use the energy from sunlight to produce sugar, which cellular respiration converts into ATP, the "fuel" used by all l... Read More »

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How does a plant get energy?

It has chloroplasts with contain photosynthesis and make food in the presence of sunlight, water and carbon dioxide to produce sugars with would be used as energy for the plant to perform it's dail... Read More »

Why Do Plant Cells Need Energy?

Plant cells have parts similar to those of most other cells, including animal cells and unicellular organisms such as fungi and algae, but structures like chloroplast and the chlorophyll in chlorop... Read More »

How much energy is produced by a coal plant?

Coal plants can produce anywhere from hundreds to thousands of megawatts of energy. These plants vary from single unit to combined-cycle units. For example, the Suwanee Plant in Live Oak, Florida, ... Read More »

How much energy can a nuclear power plant put out?

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, in 2008, each of the country's nuclear power plants produced an average of 12.4 billion kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity. As of 2010, nuc... Read More »