Energy Resource Challenges
- CheckPoint: Energy Resource Challenges
- Resource: Alternative Energy VLR & Chapter 17
- Due Date: Day 5 [Assignments Link as a WORD attachment with the assignment name and your name as the file name. For example: Energy Resource Challenges Your Name
- View the Alternative Energy VLR located under the Week Eight Materials section of your student web page and Chapter 17 for the last question.
- Post a 250- to 300-word response to the following:
o Describe all of the renewable energy alternatives presented in the video. Explain how they work.
o What are two challenges with using and managing these alternative, renewable energy resources?
o Name at least one other renewable energy resource not presented in the video. Explain how it works.
o On the basis of what you have learned about coal, oil, and natural gas, which fossil fuel do you think the United States should exploit during the next 20 years? Explain your answer.