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Term Renewable energy
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Energy obtained from natural sources inexhaustible on a human scale and which originate with solar radiation. Renewable energies are produced on a continuous basis, making them more respectful of the environment.  They also have less of a negative environmental impact compared to conventional energy sources.

Examples of renewable energy are solar, wind, hydro, biomass and geothermal energies.

 
 

Topic  Sustainable developmentUse / land cover