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1

What is wind power?

Generator inside each turbine
Initial high costs lower over time
Spoil views
Only work in wind

2

What is solar energy?

Used in remote places,
No pollution
Initial high costs lower running costs
Small scale
Sunny countries
Can’t use at night or no sun

3

What is hydroelectricity energy?

Water through a turbine
Big environmental impact
Big advantage respond
High initial costs minimal running costs

4

What is tidal barrage energy?

Big dams across estuaries with turbines
No pollution
Reliable
Initial high costs lower over time