Why Haven’t Renewable Energy Sources Replaced Traditional Ones Yet?

Renewable energy natural resourcesBefore we can answer that question we first need to look at what characterizes each power source. We need to look at the advantages and disadvantages of every power source and weight them against each other.

Let’s look at the traditional power generators. We’ll start off with

CoalIt’s an inexpensive resource to obtain and it’s very simple to return the investment made made for it.

However, it has a drastic impact on the environment. Coal-based power plants are a very large contributor to global warming and they require expensive anti-air-pollutions measures employed to reduce the negative effect they have on the environment. Continue reading