Welcome back to Stay Sustainable! So far, I have shared with you all the meaning of sustainability, how to live a more sustainable life, and even how to eat more sustainably! For today’s blog post, I am going to be discussing the pros and cons of several renewable energy technologies including wind power, solar power, and hydroelectric power.
- There is no way we will run out of it – Wind power is truly renewable! The sun creates wind and since we will always have the sun, we will always have wind.
- Wind turbines create virtually zero pollution – Unlike coal or oil, wind power does not release toxins or heat-trapping gases that contribute to global warming.
- It’s cheap and getting cheaper – As more and more turbines are being used around the country, their prices are continuing to drop. In fact, prices have fallen by 80% since the 1980’s!
- The energy produced…
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