Aug 30, 2016 ... We've all paid a utility bill or purchased gasoline. Those represent the direct costs
of fossil fuels; money paid out of pocket for energy from coal, ...
Oct 24, 2011 ... The primary source of energy in the United States is currently fossil fuels. These
include oil, coal, and natural gas, and they account for 85 ...
Despite the fact that fossil fuels are dangerous for the environment we still need
them. Is there a future for fossil fuels? Let's find out.
Fossil fuels may be good or bad depending on the focus you use. There are
disadvantages but there are no other options for the amount of power we need ...
Jan 27, 2016 ... When fossil fuels are burned, they release nitrogen oxides into the atmosphere,
which contribute to the formation of smog and acid rain.
Oct 3, 2012 ... There is good news and bad news about the clean energy transition. ... We need
to do more than slower growth in the use of fossil fuels: we ...
Fossil fuel is our most essential energy source, after the food we eat. The three
major fossil fuels are coal, oil, and natural gas. These energy sources are ...
Our Dependence on Fossil Fuels. Many of the environmental problems the world
faces today – including climate change, air pollution, oil spills, and acid rain ...
Carbon that is locked in these fossil fuels does not cycle through the Earth. When
humans burn fossil fuels, the stored carbon is released into the atmosphere as ...
When fossil fuels are burned - by industry, in power stations and by vehicles and
planes - gases (as unwanted by-products known as carbon emissions) enter ...