Lucy, Jim
April 2008
Electrical Wholesaling;Apr2008, Vol. 89 Issue 4, p26
Trade Publication
The article offers a general overview of alternative fuels used in power generation. In wind energy, wind is generated from the heating and rotation of the earth and is largely determined by weather patterns and bodies of water. Solar power is the sun's ray which is harnessed by photovoltaic cells that convert sunlight directly into electricity and by solar panels used to heat up water for hot water systems. Geothermal energy is a very hot steam that helps generators create electricity.


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