energy, as solar, wind, or nuclear energy, that can replace or supplement traditional fossil-fuel sources, as coal, oil, and natural gas.
The Wittiest Vegan Names For Animal-alternativesWe know the word vegan came about in the 1800s, but what about the other terms that relate to veganism? Let's take a look at what vegans call their versions of animal products and where they came up with the names. Note: These may not be the most popular names for these vegan items, but they're definitely the most entertaining.
Origin of alternative energy
First recorded in 1970–75
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British Dictionary definitions for alternative energy
a form of energy derived from a natural source, such as the sun, wind, tides, or wavesAlso called: renewable energy
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