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Persuasive Essay On Renewable Energy

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The most popular ways of generating power are natural resources (fossil fuels) such as oil and coal. These fuels are becoming more and more unobtainable in recent years. Many people have become aware of this and have made an effort in fixing this by creating new ways of generating power we call this renewable energy. There are many different types of renewable energy such as solar, wind, hydro and geothermal, these methods of energy generation are called sustainable energy. Natural resources however are unsustainable and are predicted to run out by 2050 and shall then be unobtainable for a very long time.

There are many benefits as to using renewable energy rather than natural resources. One of the biggest benefits is less air pollution. With natural resources the main way of obtaining the energy is burning the resource. In doing this there is a mountain of pollution added to the atmosphere this can add to global warming which will also be destroying the polar ice caps and most of the snow up north. There are many different ways that we use natural resources such as factories in which we burn a plethora of coal to generate enough energy to run the machines inside so not only are they adding to global warming by burning the resources but the machines also add to it. Another way we add to global warming is the fuel in our cars which is burned in the engine and emitted out of the exhaust and we use them daily which does not seem bad as they do not produce
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