Renewable Energy Sources

This course will give information about Green Energy.
Rating: 4.6 out of 5 (43 ratings)
763 students
English
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To develop awareness about environment
Apply techniques to reduce environmental pollution
Renewable Energy
Solar Energy, Wind Energy, Biomass, Hydro power

Requirements

  • no basic required

Description

This is which focuses on renewable energy sources. Ideal for those seeking to get involved in Environmental Studies. Renewable energy is useful energy that is collected from renewable resources, which are naturally replenished on a human timescale, including carbon neutral sources like sunlight, wind, rain, tides, waves, and geothermal heat. In this course we will talk about the various renewable energy sources that are helpful for the environment protection as well as helpful to reduce environmental pollution caused by non renewable energy sources.

Renewable energy provides reliable power supplies and fuel diversification, which enhance energy security, lower risk of fuel spills, and reduce the need for imported fuels. Renewable energy also helps conserve the nation's natural resources.

Clean energy has far more to recommend it than just being "green." The growing sector creates jobs, makes electric grids more resilient, expands energy access in developing countries, and helps lower energy bills. All of those factors have contributed to a renewable energy renaissance in recent years, with wind and solar setting new records for electricity generation.

For the past 150 years or so, humans have relied heavily on coal, oil, and other fossil fuels to power everything from light bulbs to cars to factories. Fossil fuels are embedded in nearly everything we do, and as a result, the greenhouse gases released from the burning of those fuels have reached historically high levels.

As greenhouse gases trap heat in the atmosphere that would otherwise escape into space, average temperatures on the surface are rising. Global warming is one symptom of climate change, the term scientists now prefer to describe the complex shifts affecting our planet’s weather and climate systems. Climate change encompasses not only rising average temperatures but also extreme weather events, shifting wildlife populations and habitats, rising seas, and a range of other impacts.

Who this course is for:

  • Diploma Students, HSC students

Instructor

Lecturer at K K Wagh Polytechnic
Rakesh Yeole
  • 4.6 Instructor Rating
  • 43 Reviews
  • 763 Students
  • 1 Course

I am Lecturer by Profession and currently working as Lecturer in K K Wagh Polytechnic, Nashik. I am having more than 10 years of experience in teaching field. I love to share my knowledge and work experience with students and to gain more experience into the education and teaching field.