The term Alternative Energy refers to the usable source of energy that replaces the traditional sources of energy that also pollutes our environment. This form of energy is used in place of our usual sources of energy, and it does not spread pollution. Alternative Energy can be produced without burning fossil fuels and thus no emission of carbon dioxide in the environment.
All our traditional sources of energy burn fossil fuels and spread carbon dioxide into the air, which is the main reason of global warming and pollution. There are several kinds of sources through which we are getting Alternative Energy for our use. Today, people prefer this energy because it is safer and cheap to use, and the most important thing is that it does not pollute the air that we breathe.
Some of the popular sources of Alternative Energy are given below:
• Wind Energy: this is one of the most popular sources of energy, but it is not a perfect choice for household use. To be benefited from the wind energy, you have to carefully select your location.
• Hydrogen: this source of energy has not become so popular today but in the future, it will become No. one choice of the people because this source of energy, you can run your vehicle at a very low-cost and without harming your environment.
• Solar Energy: this source of energy can be used for several purposes, such as to heat water, to run your vehicle, to generate electricity and lots of other uses. Solar energy is also very common and popular among people. If you want to buy and install solar-energy devices, then you can get near about 50% discount on the actual price.
• Biomass Energy: In this, barks, twigs, pine cones, wheat, corn stalks, corn, etc. are used to generate energy for household use.