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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fossil_fuel

A fossil fuel is a fuel formed by natural processes, such as anaerobic decomposition of buried dead organisms, containing energy originating in ancient ...

www.lenntech.com/greenhouse-effect/fossil-fuels.htm

Fossil fuels principally consist of carbon and hydrogen bonds. There are three types of fossil fuels which can all be used for energy provision; coal, oil and ...

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Jan 27, 2015 ... Fossil fuels are important to our everyday lives and we use them to meet most of our energy needs. The reason they are so widely used is that ...

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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.

www.britannica.com/science/fossil-fuel

Fossil fuels include coal, petroleum, natural gas, oil shales, bitumens, tar sands, and heavy oils. All contain carbon and were formed as a result of geologic ...

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Fossil fuels are responsible for providing the energy needed worldwide for many household and industrial purposes today. Deposits of fossil fuels are found ...

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Fossil fuels are called "fossil" because these fuels are preserved carbon- hydrogen remnants of ancient life. The three main types of fossil fuel are coal, oi...

www.nap.edu/read/12091/chapter/11

Read chapter 7 Fossil-Fuel Energy: For multi-user PDF licensing, please contact ... While Table 7.2 summarizes estimates of the quantities of various types of oil ...

www.studentenergy.org/topics/fossil-fuels

Over time, different types of fossil fuels formed, depending on the combination of organic matter present, how long it was buried, and what temperature and ...