Wind Energy

By~Vivian & Laci

How is this natural resource formed??

Wind turbines convert the kinetic energy in the wind into mechanical power.This mechanical power can be used for specific tasks(such as grinding grain or pumping water)or a generator can convert this mechanical into electricity by power home,businesses,school,and the like.
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Is this a renewable or nonrewable resource

It's renewable cause wind is caused by the uneven heating of the atmosphere by the sun the irregularities of the earth's surface, and rotation of the earth.

How is this natural resource used ?

Wind energy and wind power technology resource, and issues. This wind flow, or motion energy, when "harvested" by modern wind turbines, can be used to generate electricity.

What are the advantage of using this resource ?

Advantages of wind resource it is clean fuel source wind energy doesn't pollute the air like power plants that rely on combution of fossil fuels such as coal or natural gas greenhouse "gases"

What are the disadvantages of wind energy??

Wind is a renewable energy resource and there are no fuel costs.No harmful polluting gosses are produced .On the other hand , wind from are noisy and may spoil the view for people living near them.

Where is this resource found abundantly??

Wind energy, exspecially offshore wind, is one the most abundant sources wind resources are practically about along the coast and on ridgelines I of wind energy on birds are bots of wind energy on birds and bots found that existing wind turbines are not.