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Backyard Revolution

by Alisa lisa Sophia (2019-05-28)

I am actually a little more sanguine over the Backyard Revolution Review notion that we can grow our way out of at least a portion of our energy problems. For instance, some scientists are performing detailed studies on the mechanisms behind photosynthesis with an eye toward using biological processes directly to do things like make hydrogen to fuel hydrogen cars. Others are looking at using bio trash like switch grass to create ethanol. If microbes can be developed to eat the plants and make alcohol then concerns about the amount of energy required to generate the ethanol from starches would be greatly diminished. Also, making ethanol out of stuff we don't eat is a cool idea. No mater which alternative energy future we eventually choose, we will need conventional fossil fuels to fill the gap until the alternatives come online. We should use clean coal and nuclear power to fill the void until the breakthroughs arrive that will enable us to replace our energy infrastructure. The exorbitant prices of utility bills have brought most consumers on the search for alternative sources of energy. Unfortunately, most of us are still clueless on which sources are readily available to us and which are not. Some governments may be blamed for their inactive and moribund environmental campaigns. We are yet to be enlightened by pubic agencies, thus, it is no wonder that each of us would be scraping for the answers on our own. Two of the more powerful and prominent alternative sources of energy are the solar and wind power energy. Of all the alternative sources, these two are the more commonly used because the sources are easily accessible and storing them is more possible and more convenient. Some companies, especially those environment-friendly ones, have built their very own solar or wind power energy systems. However, there have been a clamor to make one of these systems available to small consumers-not just for environmental reasons, but more so, for more cost-efficient ways of saving money.