Financial incentives are encouraging growth in the development and installation of renewable
technologies in many countries. You are to complete both tasks below to improve your
understanding of renewable technologies. Structure your work in report style (as discussed in your
ILSC class) using font size 12 and 1.5 line spacing.
Task (40/40 marks) – Maximum of 1100 words including references:
Detail the advantages and disadvantages of integrating various renewable energy sources into
national electrical grid systems. Focus on environmental impact, costs involved, and load
balancing. Consider Solar PV, Wind, Hydro, and Biomass Electricity (including waste incineration)
and any others of your choice.
Use case studies of proposed or implemented renewable installation to support your findings with
any factors relating to specific local and/or global locations.
Provide references to support any scientific technological claims reported. You should include
quantitative information to support your discussion and conclusions.
Use APA style citations and references.
There is zero tolerance for plagiarism and collusion – students who evidence this crime may be
awarded zero. A similarity score of about 30% in Turnitin is acceptable.
Renewable Technology (Report)