In our complicated World we are constantly struggling to find new ways to survive and deal with the consequences of our thoughtless actions. One clear example of our atrocity on this Earth is the alarming rate at which we are polluting the environment and harming the very ground that gave birth to our being. We are ruining the Earth with our cars and air conditioning systems and so many people feel that it is time for us to make a change and convert to healthier ways for the environment. The global community is joining hands and working towards a brighter future for the whole World.
We are not completely helpless against what we have already done and there is still a lot of time to create the change we need to see. Not only is energy conservation beneficial to the environment, but it can help us in many other ways as well. If we decrease the pollution being emitted by us, then the rapidly occurring climate change will slow down and we will be able to sustain life on this planet. For those who are struggling to find a source of income, renewable energy creates a completely new field of business which is bound to yield profit for those who are willing to take the risk.
One really useful form of energy is wind power. Wind power comes from converting the energy that is in wind to something useful for us, like electrical energy. Wind energy was used for two percent of global energy and is growing at a fast rate. Countries are creating wind turbines each day to power their cities and people. This is a great way to produce renewable energy that is created from nature. Wind power is complicated, but the basic way it works is that there are wind mills that move in strong wind. This mechanical energy that is produced gets converted into electrical energy and stored in batteries which can be used to power houses and other items we need electrical energy for.
Though water seems gentle and smooth to the skin it is actually a strong corrosive force. The amount of energy that is in water is absolutely amazing, and we can use that to our advantage. In earlier days, water was used to run mills and also provide irrigation for crops. Using this application, we have figured out ways to convert the mechanical energy that comes from flowing water into electrical energy that we use in our every day lives. This technique is called hydro power and it is giving birth to a new Eco-friendly way to produce a needed electrical source of power.
The best source of renewable energy is through Solar power. Solar power involves changing light into electricity. It is truly and amazing process and there are so many different ways we can do this! Normally, people use huge solar panels on the roofs of their houses or buildings. When the sun is out, these large black panels heat up and absorb the energy that comes from that intense heat. Through complicated and wondrous technology the light from the sun gets converted into a battery which can be used to charge appliances. If you want to experiment yourself you should consider getting a solar kit. Solar kits are amazing because they are so compact and tiny you can use them in your house. Solar kits can run a lot of appliances and you can make them yourselves. You will get a feeling of satisfaction and you will save a lot of money too! Save the environment and your bank account all in one step.
Source by Alvaro Buckley