Thursday
April 17, 2014

Homework Help: HEEEEEEELP

Posted by Anonymous on Thursday, December 28, 2006 at 8:45am.

HI

I have no idea what's Alternative energy source .

Can anyone help me in giving me a defintion for it

thanx

An alternative energy source is an additional one that is not being used already. It depends on what source is predominant or currently being used. In cars, gasoline is used as the main energy source. An alternative would be alcohol derived from corn. In constrast to using coal or water power to generate electricity, wind or solar power would be considered alternative sources.

For more information, you can use your search engine by using the key words, "alternative energy source."

I hope this helps. Thanks for asking.

Alternative often refers to non fossil fuel source: Hydroelectric, solar, wind, geothermal.

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

Science - What are they asking in this question? Which is an alternative source ...
sci - what are the types of renewable energy alternative? what are some ...
Science - Resource:Alternative Energy VLR Due Date: Day 5 [Individual] Forum ...
Science - 5 examples of (A)Source of kinetic energy (B)Source of potential ...
Science - Names of three alternative energy sources and one disadvantage of the ...
Earth Science - 1. Is it true that since energy cannot be created nor destroyed...
What Does This Mean? - This looks like a fairly straightforward question, but I ...
Science - what is the source of the energy in the greenhouse? what is the source...
science - What is the ultimate source of energy that powers the wind? Is my ...
biology - Is Starch a long-term energy source or short-term energy source? ...

Search
Members