Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the main difference between renewable and nonrenewable energy resources.
Difference between renewable and nonrenewable energy resources
1. The resources that can be renewed by reproduction are called renewable resources. The resources that are present in fixed quantities are called non-renewable resources.
2. Renewable resources are inexhaustible. Non-renewable resources are exhaustible.
3. Renewable resources are not affected by the human activities. Nonrenewable resources are affected by human activities.
4. All biotic resources are renewable. For example: air and water. Some abiotic resources are non-renewable. For example- fossil fuels and minerals.