energy requirement

energy requirement

the energy intake that balances energy expenditure and thus in adults provides body mass stability. In children additional energy is needed for growth; also during pregnancy, for the growth of the uterus and the fetus, and in lactation for production of milk. In elite athletes, requirement is higher than in sedentary individuals since they easily expend 4100-8300 kJ/day 1000-2000 kcal/day) in sport-related activities. See also balanced diet.
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ADANA, Apr 18, 2011 (TUR) -- Efforts are under way in Turkey to raise consciousness about heat insulation in buildings as the country's energy requirement is expected to increase by 160 percent by 2020.
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BAGHDAD / National Iraqi News Agency / nina / The Ministerial Committee discussed on Monday the ways and the energy requirements of the development of oil and gas fields and the reality of the production of electricity and the measures taken to increase the providing of citizens.
Saudi Arabia consumes a large amount of fossil fuels to meet its domestic energy requirements, with transportation and power sectors being the largest consumers of crude oil in the country.
The minister took keen interest as the project will help meet energy requirements and with expanding needs in future the project will help beneficial.
Presently, Jordan satisfy its energy requirements by importing 95 percent energy.

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