A pyramid of energy represents how much energy, initially from the sun, is retained or stored in the form of new biomass at each trophic level in an ecosystem. Typically, about 10% of the energy is transferred from one trophic level to the next, thus preventing a large number of trophic levels.What is the definition of Pyramid of energy?
energy pyramid. noun. The definition of an energy pyramid is a pyramid diagram showing the earth's food chain from the ground up. An example of energy pyramid is a diagram showing plants and algae as two of the base level food producers. YourDictionary definition and usage example.