Bad Things About Wind Power?

Answer In the search for clean, renewable energy, wind power has become increasingly popular. Almost every power plant generates electricity by turning a turbine. Even a nuclear power plant ultimately jus... Read More »

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Good Things About Wind Farms?

Wind farms may be noisy and some people may see them as unsightly on the landscape, but this clean energy technology does have many advantages over its fossil fuel and nuclear rivals. Wind energy i... Read More »

If the wind speed doubles what happens to the theoretical wind power?

When wind speed doubles, the theoretical wind power increases by eight times. This is because wind power is determined by the equation "P = 0.5 x rho x A x V^3". Where A is the size of the turbine... Read More »

What Are Some Good Things About Coal Power?

Coal, which is derived from fossilized plant matter, has been used as a fuel source in the United States since the late 19th century and is still one of the most commonly-used energy sources. World... Read More »

Is solar power better than wind power?

On One Hand: Wind Energy Has AdvantagesWind energy creates electricity when giant windmills have their turbines spun by wind current. Windmills do not require as much ground space as solar plants b... Read More »