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alternative energy

This page is about the collocation alternative energy

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

power or electricity produced by using energy from the sun, wind, water, etc.

For example

  • Many companies are starting to invest in alternative energy.

  • Alternative energy will not only be better for the planet, but it'll be cheaper as well.

Note:
Related collocations include "alternative fuel" and "renewable energy"

Quick Quiz

Alternative energy is generated from

a. renewable resources

b. battery packs

c. fossil fuels

Contributor: Matt Errey