Fossil fuels are fuels formed by natural processes such as anaerobic
decomposition of buried dead organisms, containing energy originating in
ancient photosynthesis. ... The theory that fossil fuels...
carbon dioxide ... Biochemistry Photosynthesis What is released by burning fossil
fuels and plants use it as part ... What type of energy is released when fossil fuels
Dec 2, 2015 ... The process by which green plants and certain other organisms transform ...
Photosynthesis also is responsible for the “fossil fuels” (i.e., coal, oil, and gas) ....
up by plant roots; the balance is oxygen, released back to the atmosphere. ...
During the first stage, the energy of light is absorbed and used to drive a ...
Green plants remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere by photosynthesis.
Living organisms ... Carbon dioxide is produced by burning fossil fuels. Increased
Feb 16, 2009 ... This chemical energy is used in the photosynthetic reaction centers to split 2 ... It
happens in the chloroplasts (any green part of a plant). ..... small steps (such as
planting trees) even while they are reasonable, .... Does that mean that as
humans release increasing CO2 (e.g., from burning fossil fuels) into the ...
Plants and photosynthetic algae and bacteria use energy from sunlight to
combine ... Oxygen (O2) is a byproduct that is released into the atmosphere. ...
get their energy from this excess biomass either while living or dead and
decaying. ... burning fossil fuels, if there was no CO2 in the atmosphere the
global climate would ...
It is the raw material for photosynthesis and its carbon is incorporated into
organic matter ... Due in part to the warming effects of the greenhouse gases, the
global ... of fossil fuels (coal, oil, gasoline, natural gas) in electric generating
plants, ... Burning releases CO2 into the atmosphere (much the same as
Sep 27, 2014 ... What rots will wind up becoming part of something else. ... After death,
decomposition releases carbon into the air, soil and water. ... Plants use glucose
and other sugars to grow and fuel all of their activities, from breathing ... Much of
that increase comes from people burning oil, coal and other fossil fuels.
Photosynthesis. A Solar Power ... In the same way that we burn wood to release
energy that trees capture from the sun, we burn fossil fuels to release the energy
that ancient plants captured from the sun. We can ... Another problem with our
heavy use of fossil fuel is associated with the release of carbon dioxide. By
occurred over the last 150 years, including the burning of fossil fuels and
deforestation. ... much CO2 humans continue to release and on the future amount
of carbon ... might imagine, part of the trick is understanding just what those
processes are. .... Photosynthesis: During photosynthesis, plants use energy from
sunlight to .....