Alternative sources of energy are being discussed as part of the national debate. One of the sources is wind power. you may look into a search engine of your choice for articles on wind power. How would you go about estimating demand for this energy source? How many wind farms exist now and how many will exist in the future? Using the research you have found, express the validity of wind power as a form of energy. Does wind power have the potential to sustain our energy needs? There is a great deal of information on this issue.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 17, 2018, 11:18 am ad1c9bdddf
How would you go about estimating demand for this energy source?
The demand for renewable resources, such as wind power and solar power, has increased considerably in the last several years. With the continuous increase in oil prices and the environmental issues that have become more pronounced, finding alternative sources that are as effective for producing energy as current sources as well as more environmentally friendly has become a vital topic for business, government, economists, and environmentalists. "Over the past decade, wind turbine use has increased at more than 25 percent a year" (National Geographic, 2013, para 2).
How many wind farms exist now and how many will exist in the future?
Wind power comes from wind turbines and "wind farms have tens and ...
A discussion regarding alternate sources of energy, specifically wind power including estimating demand, sources for wind power, wind farms, and validity of wind as energy. 475 words, 2 references.
Renewable/Nonrenewable Resources and Alternative Energy
Difference between renewable and nonrenewable resources and alternative energy.
Recommendation of at least 2 alternative energy resources that could replace the fossil fuel OIL. Explain advantages and disadvantages or alternatives on environment for use of these alternatives. Provide references.
Minimum of 200 words:
• Discuss the differences between nonrenewable and renewable energy resources.
• Provide one example of each type of energy resource.
• State your preference for an energy resource, and the reason or reasons for your preference.
• Discuss any relevant topics associated with this issue.