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The timer is beside the heat unit and programmes can be set to stop and start the system as required, controlling the heat pump and geothermal heat input system. It can be used to heat water and the water will then produce steam. This heat was then released during the day, being controlled by a series of flaps, which when opened, emitted the stored heat. Natural gas is being used along with diesel oil as a dual-fuel in most transport sectors, including ships engines. And burning natural gas specifically is very flexible, allowing our grid to adapt to changing demand. This DC power was suitable for battery charging systems, but had to be rectified to AC before supplying the grid. Solar power is best utilized in very sunny areas or countries with a lack of domestic energy sources. Contract negotiation with acceptable sources become a major part of this job, as well as making sure that all conditions are fulfilled. Its raw sources are vegetable oil and left-over fat from animals.

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