Is solar power better than wind power?

Answer 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 »

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Is wind or solar power better in Minnesota?

On One Hand: Minnesota Has Plenty of WindIn 2009, Minnesota produced the third-highest amount of megawatts of energy out of all 50 states, according to United States Department of Agriculture. Most... Read More »

Is solar or wind power better in Ohio?

On One Hand: Ohio Is Not Very WindyWind gusts must travel at 10 miles per hour to move large wind turbines, according to the Consumer Energy Center. Looking at the Department of Energy's Ohio Wind ... Read More »

Why is solar power better than other energy?

On One Hand: It's Clean and InfiniteSolar arrays, which absorb the light of the sun and convert it into usable energy, neither consume finite resources nor emit harmful waste. Since these two issue... Read More »

Why is wind power better than any other renewable resource?

Wind energy is most attractive because air is a free and unlimited resource. Wind occurs when the sun unevenly heats the earth's surface. Cold air rushes in to "even out" the temperature. This move... Read More »