Comparison between non-conventional and conventional energy system. Coal fills 27 per cent of the global energy budget. At the present rate use, it would carry its resources until the 22nd century. But the picture of oil resources is quite grim.
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Energy generated by using wind, tides, solar, geothermal heat, and biomass including farm and animal waste as well as human excreta is known as non-conventional energy.
The sources of energy which have been in use for a long time, e.g., coal, petroleum, natural gas and water power.
Energy is produced mainly from non-renewable sources such as petroleum, natural gas, coal and lignite. They are usually referred to as non-renewable, because extraction from the stock depletes the usable quantity remaining.