Can you help me come up with a few things to compare and contrast fossil fuels, wind, solar and water energy?

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For your essay there are many things you could compare and contrast about energy derived from fossil fuels and sources like the sun, wind and water.

  • A very important aspect would be the environmental impact of the use of all these sources. Also, even though some of these sources may...

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For your essay there are many things you could compare and contrast about energy derived from fossil fuels and sources like the sun, wind and water.

  • A very important aspect would be the environmental impact of the use of all these sources. Also, even though some of these sources may not produce harmful pollutants they do have an impact on the environment.
  • The other could be availability. Some of these sources of energy are widely available throughout the year whereas others are available only in certain geographic locations and for certain duration during the year.
  • The cost of obtaining energy using these sources varies widely. This makes the use of only some of them financially feasible.
  • You could also analyze why the technology to harness many sources of energy is developing at a very slow pace and in spite of knowing what is in store for the future we are not making the required efforts.
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