Pros and Cons

Learn about the Advantages and Disadvantages; complete, informative and accurate analysis and information on the pros and cons.

In our previous article “renewable energy sources: solar energy systems” we have reviewed that solar energy systems are classified into three system categories: Solar thermal, passive solar and solar photovoltaic systems.  In this article we review the basic operation and advantages and disadvantages of Solar Photovoltaic Systems.

Over the last decade there has been an enormous evolution in the wind energy (wind power) technology. The wind turbine  manufacturers are now developing highly efficient wind turbines both for onshore and offshore use

The increase in the prices of fossil fuels, that also causes an increase in the electricity price, has made biomass stoves more and more popular. Wood pellet stoves are currently one of the most popular type of biomass stoves for a plethora of reasons.

The use of traditional  stoves/fireplaces for heating purposes has taken a significant hit in the past decades from modern central heating systems.  On the other hand, the increase in the cost of electricity that is needed to operate these modern central heating 

Biomass energy is a renewable energy source derived from biological materials that are called biomass.  As with all renewable energy sources biomass energy has its pros and cons.