The power of the wind was first harnessed by sailors, who were able to understand lift and harness the wind’s power through sails. This knowledge… Read More »What are Windmills Used for? What do windmills do? What Is A Windmill?
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It seems that no clean energy discussion is complete without everybody’s favorite pastime: recycling. In its simplest definition, recycling is converting waste product into reusable… Read More »Advantages & Disadvantages of Recycling (Pros & Cons): Are there Negative effects of Recycling?
Environmental pollution is currently the biggest challenge facing the word today. In the United States 40% of rivers and 46% of lakes are too polluted… Read More »Causes & Effects of Pollution: consequences of pollution – effects of pollution on the environment
As we continue our exploration of viable, clean energy sources, geothermal energy is up next on the list. Geothermal energy is quite different from more… Read More »Advantages and Disadvantages of Geothermal Energy (Pros & Cons)
With the cost of electricity rising 3%-5% each year, you may be considering alternative sources of energy, such as solar. But before you go and… Read More »The Disadvantages of Solar Energy (Cons): Cons of Solar Panels & Solar Power
When people think of air pollution, most immediately picture heavy smog drifting over cities and industrial plants. This is the first and most evident form… Read More »Air Pollution Causes, Effects & Solutions
As the various issues caused by our use of fossil fuels come to light, more is being done to find suitable alternatives. While the likes… Read More »Biomass Energy Advantages And Disadvantages: What are the major Pros & Cons?
For the past few decades, climate change has been a major topic of debate among politicians and the population alike. Carbon emissions – more commonly… Read More »Solar Energy Pros & Cons: Advantages & Disadvantages of Solar Power as a Renewable Resource