Briefly describe any two non-conventional sources of energy.



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Answer to be written in exam

Non - Conventional sources of energy are:

    1. Solar Energy - It is obtained by photovoltaic technology that converts sunligh t directly into electricity .
    2. Wind Energy - This is obtained by harnessing the kinetic energy created by air in motion. 
    3. Nuclear Energy - It is obtained by altering the structure of atoms . When such an alteration is made, much energy is released in the form of heat and this is used to generate electric power .
    4. Geothermal Energy -It refers to the heat and electricity produced by using the heat from the interior of the Earth .
    5. Tidal Energy - It is obtained by harnessing energy from sea tides and converting it into electricity. 

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