. Distinguish between Conventional and non-conventional sources of energy
Conventional sources of energy
a. Fossil fuel, CNG, coal, oil, natural gas are the examples of the conventional sources of energy.
b. The conventional sources of energy are non-renewable by any natural process.
c. These resources are available in a limited quantity.
d. Conventional resources can also be classified as commercial and non-commercial energy resources.
Non-conventional sources of energy
a. Solar Energy, Wind Energy, Bio Energy, Hydro Energy, Tidal Energy, Ocean Energy are the examples of non-conventional energy resources.
b. Non-conventional energy resources are renewable.
c. Non-conventional energy sources are eco-friendly in nature.
d. Non-conventional energy sources do not increase pollution.
Difference between conventional and non-conventional sources of energy