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Fossil fuels are fuels formed by natural processes such as anaerobic decomposition of buried .... An example of such regulation in the USA is the "EPA is implementing policies to reduce airborn...

Examples of Fossil Fuels | Energy | GreeniacsArticles

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Jan 28, 2014 ... Examples of Fossil Fuels. Fossil fuels: of the many words being thrown around in environmental discussions across newspapers, books and ...

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Fossil fuels are non-renewable energy sources that formed more than 300 million years ago during the Carboniferous Period - long before dinosaurs roamed ...

List of Fossil Fuels | The Classroom | Synonym

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The three fossil fuels--oil, natural gas and coal--are the decayed remains of the plants and animals that lived and died more than 300 million years ago. Buried ...

What are fossil fuels used for? - New Mexico Oil & Gas Association

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Fossil fuels are used to fuel cars and airplanes, power electricity plants, and heat our homes. They are also used to make medicines, cosmetics, plastics, ...

Types of Fossil Fuels and Their Uses - Udemy Blog

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Jun 11, 2014 ... From coal to oil to natural gas, the world has run on different types of fossil fuels for millennia, and will likely continue to do so for a while still.

Examples of Fossil Fuels - Buzzle

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Oct 29, 2010 ... Formed more than 300 million years ago, during the Carboniferous period, fossil fuels are non-renewable energy sources. Read the Buzzle ...

What Are Fossil Fuels? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages ...

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Fossil fuels are sources of energy that have developed within the earth over millions of years. Because fossil fuels - oil, natural gas, and coal -...

Fossil Fuels and Energy Use - BC Air Quality

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Fossil fuel burning powers our vehicles and industries, heats and cools our ... other people who are going the same way — to school or lessons, for example.

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Fossil fuels

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The exploitation of oil can damage the environment - for example, through oil ... Crude oil, coal and gas are fossil fuels. ... Fossil fuels are also finite resources.

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Energy - Fossil Fuels

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In 1990, non-renewables (fossil fuels) provided 90% of global energy. 92% in US . ... Examples include coal, oil, oil shales, tar sands, natural gas, and peat.

What are examples of fossil fuels? | Reference.com

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Common examples of fossil fuels include natural gas, oil, peat and coal. These fuels are organic biomass extracted from the remains of primitive organisms that  ...

Fossil fuels - Lenntech

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Characteristics, origin, applications and effects of fossil fuels. ... energy sources are available for use, for example solar and wind energy and water power.