Renewable energy is energy that does not rely on fossil fuels, instead using sustainable methods. Examples include:
These are called renewable energy technologies, because they will never run out, become harder to reach, or more dangerous to extract. In fact, these are the safest forms of energy production there is, much more so than Oil, Coal or Nuclear power generation.
Solar panels use solar radiation from the sun, to charge a battery which then provides for all electricity needs. This type of energy will always exist in abundance. Solar panel
technology was actually first invented in the 19th century. It has only been in recent decades that the
technology has become cheaper, efficient and generally reliable.
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Wind turbines harness the power of the wind to power a turbine which is mounted in the fan
of the turbine. 40% of all wind energy falls in the UK, so wind turbines are a fantastic opportunity
for any discerning home or business owner in the UK.
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