Wind Power versus Hydro Power Essay

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Wind Power vs. Hydro Power Sean Cox Saint Stephen School Grade 8 Ms.Mitchell April 3, 2014 Review of Literature: The topic of this literature review is wind power and hydropower. The purpose is discovering how wind power and hydropower influences the world and our lives.“Environmental science is the study of the interaction of the living and nonliving components of the environment with special emphasis on the impact of humans on these components. (Hartwick, What is Environmental Science?) This research topic involves the study of environmental science. The following characteristics of wind power and hydropower will be discussed: background information that includes definitions and previous research, how wind…show more content…
Wind Power vs. Hydro Power Sean Cox Saint Stephen School Grade 8 Ms.Mitchell April 3, 2014 Review of Literature: The topic of this literature review is wind power and hydropower. The purpose is discovering how wind power and hydropower influences the world and our lives.“Environmental science is the study of the interaction of the living and nonliving components of the environment with special emphasis on the impact of humans on these components. (Hartwick, What is Environmental Science?) This research topic involves the study of environmental science. The following characteristics of wind power and hydropower will be discussed: background information that includes definitions and previous research, how wind power and hydropower has been investigated in the past, obstacles, or opposition related to wind power and hydropower, and future work or next steps. Calvin Souther Fuller worked with other scientists, he created the solar cell which, finally, produced solar power, which lead to solar panels. Previous research shows that health concerns have been discovered related to wind turbines or wind power. Also environmental concerns have been reported about hydropower because it affects aquatic animals and their homes. Science Daily states that “Researchers proposed a study to optimize power generation efficiency and better control of wind farms.” Scientist are trying to create better ways to generated wind power because there is a lot

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