Category: Fossil Fuels

Renewable Energy In Australia

Follow Us Renewable energy in Australia Renewable energy in Australia is like many other countries as they continue to try to expand the use of renewable energy. It is afterall the land of constant Sunshine so they are well placed geographically to take advantage of the many types of renewable energy available to us at Read More

Fossil Fuels Facts

Follow Us Questions and Answers What are some fossil fuel depletion facts? Atleast 5. Im making a power point presentation. Posted by mrsjonas37 1. We have 43 years worth of Oil left. 2. We have 197 years worth of Gas left. 3. We have 417 years worth of Coal left. 4. 1 liter of regular Read More

Fossil Fuels Pros and Cons

Follow Us Questions and Answers Pros and cons of fossil fuels? I need five different advantages & disadvantages to 1) Petrolium (oil) 2)Wind power THANKS SO MUCH! Posted by Petroleum Advantage. 1. Lots of BTU's per unit of oil. 2. 95% of all electric generators run of some type of petroleum product. 3. Plastic – Read More

Disadvantages of Fossil Fuels

Follow Us Questions and Answers Advantages+Disadvantages of replacing fossil fuels with biofuels? Answer: There are advantages of replacing fossil fuel with biofuels because bio fuels are a renewable energy source whilst fossil fuels aren’t and they are limited and will eventually run out. However there are also disadvantages including biofuels releasing co2 into the atmosphere Read More

Fossil Fuel Energy

Follow Us Questions and Answers When was fossil fuels first used as a source of energy? Posted by Timothy Fossil fuels, such as coal, natural gas, and oil, were not used as a source of energy until the latter half of the 19th century. Prior to that, wind and water power were used for industrial Read More

Examples of Fossil Fuels

Follow Us Questions and Answers Is biomass an example of fossil fuel? Posted by hb No. That is why biomass is considered an alternative fuel. It is an alternative to fossil fuels. Fossil fuels are non-renewable fuels like coal and oil. Biomass, since it is wood and grass and leaves, is a renewable fuel. What Read More

Types of Fossil Fuels

Follow Us Questions and Answers What are all the types of fossil fuels ? Posted by hawk.hero From Wikipedia: "Fossil fuels are hydrocarbons, primarily coal, fuel oil or natural gas, formed from the remains of dead plants and animals. " From / Science & Technology Encyclopedia: "Thus, there are solid fuels (coals); liquid fuels Read More