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 ...
Disadvantages of fossil fuels: Fossil fuels as the name suggests are derivatives of
plant and animal fossils that are million years old. These are primarily formed ...
Fossil fuels, including coal, oil and natural gas, are currently the world's primary
energy source. Formed from organic material over the course of millions of years
Coal is the dirtiest of all fossil fuels -- it creates more pollution than oil, natural gas
, and gasoline when burned. If we're going to get serious about fighting global ...
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 ...
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.
Jul 14, 2016 ... Here's the good news: Wind power, solar power, and other renewable forms of
energy are expanding far more quickly than anyone expected, ...
Our Dependence on Fossil Fuels. Many of the environmental problems the world
faces today – including climate change, air pollution, oil spills, and acid rain ...
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 ...