Alternative Energy Solar energy We need to find another way to get energy. The power of the sun can help us when it hits solar panels. When the sun hits the solar panel it will provide energy without using fossils. Wind Energy With the wind it will blow this turbine to create energy. This is all the wind turbines in America. We need to get a lot more. Geothermal Energy Geothermal energy comes from the ground. Geothermal is a great way to get energy. Biomass Energy Biomass energy comes from plants. You have to burn the plants to get the energy out of it. Hydroelectric Energy Hydroelectric energy comes from running water. This is how it makes energy.