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Module 2 Assignment 1. Describe the different types of alternative sources of energy and explain why it is important for us to develop and use more of these resources. According to wikapedia.com: Wind Energy ” is a highly evolved version of a windmill. Modern wind turbines harness wind's kinetic energy and convert it into electricity.” Wave Energy “is the transport of energy by wind waves, and the capture of that energy to do useful work – for example, electricity generation, water desalination, or the pumping of water (into reservoirs).” Solar Energy is radiant light and heat from the Sun harnessed using a range of ever-evolving technologies such as solar heating, photovoltaics, solar thermal energy, solar architecture and artificial photosynthesis.” Geothermal Energy is the heat from the Earth. It's clean and sustainable. Resources of geothermal energy range from the shallow ground to hot water and hot rock found a few miles beneath the
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