Maharashtra State BoardSSC (English Medium) 6th Standard
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Explain the differences using the points in the brackets. (availability, environment-friendliness, advantages, and drawbacks) Mineral oil and solar energy - Geography

Distinguish Between

Explain the differences using the points in the brackets.
(availability, environment-friendliness, advantages, and drawbacks)

Mineral oil and solar energy

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Solution

Points Mineral Oil Solar Energy
Availability Mineral oil is found under the surface of the earth and below the ocean floor. Its availability is limited. Solar energy is obtained from the sun and hence its availability is unlimited.
Environment -friendliness The usage of mineral oil is not environment-friendly. Usage of solar energy is environment-friendly.
Advantages and Drawbacks It is used in thermal power generation. It causes pollution. It is used in solar power generation. It is pollution free.
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Balbharati Geography 6th Standard Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 9 Energy Resources
Exercise | Q (C) . (1) | Page 59
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