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PowerPedia:Diesel engines are a type of internal combustion engine more specifically, it is a compression ignition engine, in which the fuel is ignited by being suddenly exposed to the high temperature and pressure of a compressed gas, rather than by a separate source of ignition, such as a spark plug, as is the case in the gasoline engine.

PowerPedia:Distributed Generation, also called Onsite Generation, is a new trend in the generation of heat and electrical power.

PowerPedia:Wardenclyffe Tower, also known as the Tesla Tower, was an early wireless aerial tower intended to demonstrate the ability to send and receive information and power without interconnecting wires. The core facility was never fully operational and was not completed due to economic problems.

PowerPedia:Waste to Energy, in its strictest sense, refers to any waste treatment that creates energy in the form of electricity or heat from a waste source that would have been disposed of in landfill, also called energy recovery.

PowerPedia:Water is used in the water fuel cell.

PowerPedia:Water (Rhodes) is composed of a hydrogen and oxygen gas mixture, prepared by electrolysis of water.

PowerPedia:Wind Turbine is a machine for converting the kinetic energy in wind into mechanical energy.

PowerPedia:Windmills are engines powered by the wind to produce energy, often contained in a large building as in traditional post mills, smock mills and tower mills

PowerPedia:Watermills are structures that uses a water wheel or turbine to drive a mechanical process such as flour or lumber production, or metal shaping (rolling, grinding or wire drawing).