what is a windmill

What is a Windmill?

A windmill is a structure used to harness the power of the wind for purposes like grinding grain, pumping water,…

Recycling Advantages Disadvantages

Advantages & Disadvantages of Recycling

It seems that no clean energy discussion is complete without everybody’s favorite pastime: recycling. In its simplest definition, recycling is…

Pollution Causes and Effects

Causes & Effects of Pollution

Environmental pollution is currently the biggest challenge facing the word today. In the United States 40% of rivers and 46%…

Geothermal Energy Pros Cons

Pros & Cons of Geothermal Energy

As we continue our exploration of viable, clean energy sources, geothermal energy is up next on the list. Geothermal energy…

Solar Energy Disadvantages

The Disadvantages of Solar Energy

With the cost of electricity rising 3%-5% each year, you may be considering alternative sources of energy, such as solar….

Recycling Benefits

The Benefits of Recycling

Recycling is the process of turning old used materials into new ones. Through recycling and reusing waste, energy and raw…

Air Pollution Causes Effects

Air Pollution Causes, Effects & Solutions

When people think of air pollution, most immediately picture heavy smog drifting over cities and industrial plants. This is the…

Geothermal Energy Advantages

The Advantages of Geothermal Energy

Geothermal energy is the heat produced by the molten core under the Earth’s crust. This heat is continuously produced through…