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Sources of Energy

Different forms of energy, conventional and non-conventional sources of energy: fossil fuels, solar energy; biogas; wind, water and tidal energy; nuclear energy. Renewable versus non-renewable sources.

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Non-Conventional Sources of Energy: Solar Energy, Tidal Energy, Geothermal Energy & Nuclear Energy

Solar Energy The energy emitted by the sun in form of heat and light is called solar energy. Solar Constant = 1.4 (kJ/s.m2) Outer edge of the...
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Conventional Source of Energy: Fossil Fuels, Hydro-power Plant, Bio Gas & Wind Energy

Fossil Fuels Fuels developed from the fossils. e.g. Coal & Petroleum. Formed over millions of years ago have only limited reserves These are non-renewable source...
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Sources of Energy

Sources of Energy Energy comes in different forms and energy can only be converted from one form to another. For example, if we drop a...