Sources of Energy – Notes
Sources of Energy
A non-renewable source of energy is one that cannot be replenished in a short period of time.
Non-renewable fuels are classified as:
- Fossil fuels like coal, oil and natural gas
- Nuclear fuels like uranium, tritium and thorium
A renewable source of energy is one that can be replenished within a short period of time.
Renewable sources of energy can be classified as: