Meaning of “alternative energy” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “alternative energy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"alternative energy" in Business English

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alternative energynoun [ U ]

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NATURAL RESOURCES energy that does not come from coal, oil, gas, or wood, especially energy from moving water, wind, the sun, or animal waste:

More emphasis should be placed on developing alternative energy sources such as wind, solar energy, and tides.

(Definition of “alternative energy” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)