Renewable Energy Resources

Chapter 5- Section 2

Advantages & disadvanages

Advantages


  • it has infinity of sustainability
  • results in little to no green house and net carbon emissions
disadvantages
  • relies heavily upon the weather
  • difficult to generate large amount of energy

solar energy

solar energy is radiant light and heat from the sun

Advantage

  • noise free

Disadvantage

  • high initial investment

wind energy

wind energy is a device that converts kinetic energy

Advantage

  • pollution-free

Disadvantage

  • makes lots of noise