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Gross

The amount before any subtractions are made. For example, the amount that a person earns from an employer represents his gross income. He then subtracts his tax liability and other deductions to arrive at his net income.
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The ADC values for crude protein, gross energy, and dry matter of test ingredients are presented in Table 3, as well as the estimated digestible protein and energy values.
Gross Energy Savings Source: Prepared by the author, based on the Energy and Water Data Disclosure Dataset.
However, crude protein, total lipid, gross energy, and fatty acid composition were significantly different between DP/DE ratios and dietary lipid sources (Table 4).
Gross energy in Pronghorn diets stayed relatively constant from January through March (5086-5030 cals [g.sup.-1]), but then decreased substantially to 4674 cals [g.sup.-1] during April.
Ingredients (g.[kg.sup.1]) Basal diet Fish meal * 150 Soybean meal * 350 Wheat meal * 290 Soybean Oil * 160 Mineral-vitamin mix ** 15 Vitamin C 4.0 Dicalcium phosphate (1) 27 Sugar cane bagasse (2) 4.0 Proximate composition (dry weight) Dry matter (%) 89.0 Crude protein (%) 32.3 Digestible protein (%) 28.2 Ether extract (%) 5.0 NFE (%) (3) 44.9 Crude fiber (%) 3.7 Calcium (%) 1.6 Phosphorus (%) 1.0 Gross energy (J.[g.sup.-1]) 16,891 * Fish meal, soybean meal, wheat meal and soybean oil obtained locally.
Results, which referred to (%) dry weight, showed that the tubers contained 3.2% protein content, 18% carbohydrate, 0.5% lipid, 2.4% crude fibre, 3.5% ash, 79.2% moisture and gross energy 101.7kJ/g.
Moisture 10.66 84.15 Crude protein 34.12 18.36 Crude carbohydrate 58.06 25.42 Crude lipid 3.29 1.01 Gross energy (MJ/kg) 17.01 9.10 ([dagger]) * Commercial formulated diet: Eyre Peninsula Aquafeeds: Lonsdale, South Australia.
The X5 xDrive40e's highvoltage battery offers a gross energy capacity of 9.0 kWh and can be topped up with energy from any domestic power socket, from a wall box that has been designed for higher currents, or of course from public charging stations.
As Enviro's system uses no gas and just a small electric pump and extraction fan the gross energy savings will result in a Capital Payback period of approximately 2 years.
Cyprus, like all other member states of the European Union -- must meet 13 per cent of its overall gross energy consumption from RES by 2020.
At present, one green certificate is trading around EUR 37.Given the current development of capacities, Romania will cover around 8 percent of its gross energy consumption from wind sources this year.
Gross energy consumption in the 27-member European bloc fell from a level of 1,800 million tonnes of oil equivalent (toe) in 2008, to 1,700 mn toe in 2009, increased to 1,760 mn toe in 2010 and then fell again to 1, 700 mn toe in 2011.