Write difference between thermal power and hydro power plant on the basis of energy generation

 

Asked by shudhanshu674 | 7th Feb, 2019, 08:35: PM

Expert Answer:

Energy generation at Hydroelectric power plant - Electricity is generated using flowing water. The potential energy stored at a height converts to the kinetic energy of the flowing water and it is used to turn the turbine and electrical energy is obtained.
 
 
Energy generation at Thermal power plant - Electricity is generated using energy from fossil fuels. The chemical energy of fossil fuels is converted to electrical energy. 
The chemical energy of fossil fuels is converted to electrical energy. 

Answered by Shiwani Sawant | 8th Feb, 2019, 12:45: PM