Alternative Energy

Learn about the power of renewable energy sources.

wind power

bio mass energy

Answer the following questions after reading about alternative energy.

1. What are the advantages of using solar power?

2. Why is wind power a good choice for the people of west Texas?

3. Name three sources of geothermal energy.

4. Would hydro power or solar power be a better choice for the people of Austin. Why?

Renewable Energy 101: Biomass Electricity
After watching the video on Biomass energy, write a paragraph explaining why or why not this would be a practical alternative energy source for the people of Austin.