Which is Better Solar or Wind Energy

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Solar or Wind Energy ?

Both solar and wind energy are renewable energy sources which is better solar or wind energy :

Solar Energy good points :

  • no noise , silent energy , but wind energy is noisy .
  • do not need maintenance
  • can be scaled to any size needed

Solar energy bad points:

  • low efficiency
  • batteries needed to store the energy for cloudy days
  • high capital costs

Wind energy good points:

  • it can run any time only wind speed needed , but solar works fineĀ  in day time only.
  • high-efficiency , good energy conversion factor
  • feasible energy source ,especially for large loads.

Wind energy bad points:

  • it is noisy if it is near to Peoples houses
  • birds crashing problem

so finally , the solar energy used when you want a small amount of energy , wind energy used when you need more power than the power delivered from the solar energy , the wind energy is more economical if you want to use it as the main energy provider for your home.

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