Slides in this set
Probable contributor to global warming
Limited availability-meaning they will run out one day
Cause of acid rain
Depending on fuel, good availability
Simple combustion process can directly heat or
Energy transfer for the generation of
electricity from a fossil fuel…read more
Wind is a renewable energy resource
and there are no fuel costs. No harmful
polluting gases are produced.
Wind farms are noisy and may spoil
the view for people living near them.
The amount of electricity generated
depends on the strength of the wind. If
there is no wind, there is no electricity.…read more
Geothermal energy is a
renewable energy resource
and there are no fuel costs.
No harmful polluting gases
Most parts of the world do
not have suitable areas
where geothermal energy
can be exploited.…read more