evaluating renewable energy

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used to power roads signs and satellites.
solar power
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in sunny countries solar power is a very reliable source of energy.
solar power advantage.
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initial costs are high.
solar power disadvantage.
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it can provide an immediate response to an increased demand in electricity.
hyrdoelectric power advantage
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theres no fuel and minimal running costs.
hydroelectric power disadvantage
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they are pretty reliable in the sense they happen twice a day without fail.
tidal barriage advantage
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there are no fuel costs and minimal running costs.
tidal barriage disadvantage
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brilliant free energy with no environmental problems.
geothermal energy advantage
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there aren't very many suitable locations.
geothermal energy disadvantage
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it can be very useful on small islands.
wave power advantage
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they spoil the view and are a hazard to boats.
wave power disadvantage
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no pollution.
wind power advantage
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spoil the view.
wind power disadvantage
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solar power advantage.

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in sunny countries solar power is a very reliable source of energy.

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solar power disadvantage.

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hyrdoelectric power advantage

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hydroelectric power disadvantage

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