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The Hidden Cost of Fossil Fuels | Union of Concerned Scientists

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Fossil fuels—coal, oil, and natural gas—are America's primary source of energy, accounting for 85 percent of current US fuel use. Some of the costs of using ...

Why Are Fossil Fuels Bad for the Environment? - Bionomicfuel

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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 ...

Are Fossil Fuels Really Bad for the Environment? - The Earth Project

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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 | EESI

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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  ...

What are the good and bad things about sustainable fossil fuels

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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 ...

Why can't we quit fossil fuels? | Environment | The Guardian

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Apr 17, 2013 ... Despite the clean technology of the past decade, we continue to extract and burn fossil fuels more than ever before.

Pacific Environment : Fossil Fuels

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Our Dependence on Fossil Fuels. Many of the environmental problems the world faces today – including climate change, air pollution, oil spills, and acid rain ...

Are Fossil Fuels Good or Bad? - Alternative Energy Sources

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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 ...

The Best Reason for You to Ditch Fossil Fuel? Start with the Air You ...

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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 ...

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Mar 12, 2011 ... http://www.Better-Globe-Trees.com - This animation from Post Carbon Institute shows our unsustainable development with fossil fuels. We see ...
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Why are fossil fuels bad for the environment? | Reference.com

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Burning fossil fuels negatively affects the environment because they release carbon dioxide and other gases that trap heat in the Earth's atmosphere, which ...

Disadvantages of Fossil Fuels - Conserve Energy Future

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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 ...

The Sources and Solutions: Fossil Fuels | Nutrient Pollution | US EPA

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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.