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renewable energy Syllabification: re·new·a·ble en·er·gy

Definition of renewable energy in English:


Energy from a source that is not depleted when used, such as wind or solar power: the environmental benefits of renewable energy
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  • Landfill gas is growing in popularity as a source of renewable energy.
  • Irish renewable energy producers have received planning permission to build wind turbines to produce 1,300 mw of renewable energy.
  • Renewable energy, not counting hydropower, now produces only 2% of the nation's electricity.

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