Alternative Energy

By: Amber Lindsay

Solar Energy

Pros of solar energy:


  • No pollution is given off by solar energy
  • Produces electricity quietly
  • Saves you money
  • Very efficient in large areas around the globe
  • Make it so that you don't have to pay off electricity bills once installed

Cons of solar energy:


  • Installation costs over $1000
  • Solar energy is only able to generate electricity during daylight hours
  • Weather can effect the efficiency of the solar panels
  • Pollution can effect the way the solar panels work Ex. Cities
  • Not easy washing the solar panels when they are dirty