The age of the organisms and their resulting fossil fuels is typically millions of ...
Methane can be found in hydrocarbon fields, alone, associated with oil, or in the
Oct 28, 2014 ... Introduction Fossil fuel is any naturally occurring carbon compound found in the
Earth's crust that has been produced by anaerobic conditions ...
Facts about fossil fuels. ... Crude oil reserves are found all over the world, but the
Middle East alone has about 63 percent of the known reserves. Of the oil ...
Some deposits of coal can be found during the time of the dinosaurs. For
example, thin ... But the main deposits of fossil fuels are from the Carboniferous
Oil and gas are also found underground, but as fluids in layers of porous rock.
This mixture of oil and gas is known as petroleum, which we access by drilling ...
Today's industrial nations are almost entirely dependent on fossil fuels, and ... Oil
and gas are usually found where vast layers of sediment cover the ocean floor.
Mar 6, 2015 ... There are five main fossil fuels: Coal is a flammable black or brown organic
sedimentary rock. It's mostly carbon and is typically found as layers ...
You may be surprised to know that oil and natural gas are produced from dead
animals that lived millions of years ago, 570 million years ago to be exact.
Fossil fuels—coal, petroleum oil, and natural gas — are concentrated organic
compounds found in the Earth's crust. Fossil fuels make modern life possible.
www.clarkson.edu/highschool/k12/curriculum/energy_systems/documents/Fossil Fuels Fact Sheet.pdf
Coal, Oil and Gas are called "fossil fuels" because they have been formed from
the ... Natural gas is found more than 6,000 ft. under the earth's surface. Drilling ...