Lecture 23 - Renewable Energy

Lecture 23 - Renewable Energy - Renewable Energy Sources...

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Solar energy : growing rapidly Hydropower : hydroelectric, tidal power Biofuels : wood, charcoal, burning of municipal waste (currently only 1% of U.S. municipal wastes recovered for energy; 30–50% of wastes used for energy in western Europe) Wind power : contributes less than 1% of global electricity demand; 10% potential in few decades Renewable Energy Sources
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Solar Energy Passive Active Photovoltaic (Electricity) Renewable Energy Sources
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Wall Passive solar Renewable Energy Sources
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Renewable Energy Sources Passive solar
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Renewable Energy Sources Passive solar
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Active solar Renewable Energy Sources
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Photovoltaic Renewable Energy Sources Photovoltaic solar
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Solar panels on office building, Hong Kong http://arch.hku.hk/~cmhui/hksolar/hksolar.htm Renewable Energy Sources Photo- voltaic solar
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Renewable Energy Sources Building-integrated photovoltaic CIS building in Manchester, England http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Building_integrated_photovoltaics
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LUZ Solar Electric Generating System Renewable Energy Sources Concentrated photo-voltaic solar
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Photovoltaic panel operating remote weather station Renewable Energy Sources Photovoltaic solar
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Renewable Energy Sources Solar hot- water heating
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This note was uploaded on 02/02/2010 for the course GEO 101 taught by Professor Hanson during the Fall '08 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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Lecture 23 - Renewable Energy - Renewable Energy Sources...

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