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burning fossil fuels

 
Neuclear Power

.... Fossil fuels are developed from the remains of plants and animals that died millions of years ago. Burning fossil fuels has other downfalls, too. ....

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bio

.... The burning of fossil fuels that supply us with electricity for our lights, televisions and computers is one of the leading contributors for air pollution ....

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Taking on Global Warming

.... In order to prevent global warming, people must first know what causes global warming. A well-known cause of global warming is the burning of fossil fuels. ....

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Global Warming

.... Some believe that pollution causes global warming, but the fact is global warming is the result of burning fossil fuels, coal, and oil that release carbon ....

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producing electricity

.... Luckily here in Canada we have clean and safe alternatives to things like the burning of fossil fuels. We are the largest producer of hydropower in the world. ....

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Acid Rain

.... "Almost all of the electricity that powers modern life comes from burning fossil fuels like coal, natural gas, and oil." (Acid Deposition"tms Cause and Effects ....

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Nuclear power

.... One important advantage of nuclear power is that it avoids the wide variety of environmental problems arising from burning fossil fuels. ....

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What is Nuclear Power

.... Fossil fuels are developed from the remains of plants and animals that died millions of years ago. Burning fossil fuels has other downfalls, too. ....

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Alternative Automobile Fuels

.... burning fuel when mixed with gasoline, it may contribute to a reduction in the volume of carbon dioxide emissions when it comes to burning fossil fuels. ....

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Air Pollution in Ontario

.... air. But it is also a pollutant. By burning fossil fuels we release an average of 5.6 billion molecules of CO2 every year. But we ....

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Concept cars

.... It comes from burning fossil fuels in a generator which emits carbon dioxide into our atmosphere (Philips 4). How can we get the most out of the engines we ....

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nuclear energy

.... Other waste products from the burning fossil fuels include large quantities of fly ash (typically 200,000 tonnes per year), containing toxic metals (substances ....

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Global Warming

.... digestion. Nitrous oxide is a powerful insulating gas released primarily by burning fossil fuels and by plowing farm soils. Nitrous ....

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Nuclear Power

.... Fossil fuels are developed from the remains of plants and animals that died millions of years ago. Burning fossil fuels has other downfalls, too. ....

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Nuclear Power

.... Animals do not willingly pollute earth; man knows that he is contaminating the planet by burning fossil fuels for energy. Nuclear ....

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Fossil Fuels

.... We obtain energy from fossil fuels by burning them. Coal is the most abundant fossil fuel in the US Yet it has a major disadvantage. It is a strong pollutant. ....

507 Words 2 Pages

fossil fuels

.... Burning of such fuels can cause air pollution problems. Tracking Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Fossil Fuel Burning The largest single source of atmospheric ....

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Human Induced Climate Change: A Social Problem Worldwide

.... planet. Two of the better known contributing factors to earth's accelerated change in climate are the burning of Fossil Fuels. and ....

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Human Induced Climate Change A Social Problem Worldwide

.... planet. Two of the better known contributing factors to earth's accelerated change in climate are the burning of fossil fuels. and ....

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hydrogen: the energy source of the future

.... We hear about pollution, and global warming most frequently, which are both caused mainly by the burning of fossil fuels. Because ....

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new energy source

.... We hear about pollution, and global warming most frequently, which are both caused mainly by the burning of fossil fuels. Because ....

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Pollution Prevention

.... The smoke and fumes from burning fossil fuels rise into the atmosphere and combine with the moisture in the air to form acid rain. ....

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Nuclear Energy

.... The burning of fossil fuels has been proven to emit large amounts of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases that trap infrared radiation from the sun ....

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Kyoto Protocol

.... The United States and other industrious countries are burning fossil fuels more than ever before, and there is evidence that there are more CO2 emissions in ....

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Global Warming

.... Some believe that pollution causes global warming, but the fact is global warming is the result of burning fossil fuels, coal, and oil that release carbon ....

886 Words 4 Pages

Fossil Fuel

.... We obtain energy from fossil fuels by burning them. Coal is the most abundant fossil fuel in the US Yet it has a major disadvantage. It is a strong pollutant. ....

485 Words 2 Pages

Acid Rain

.... make living easier. In many cases the energy comes from burning fossil fuels -- coal, oil and natural gas. Some of the inventions ....

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Humans Effect on the Environment

.... These gases contribute to the greenhouse effect. The carbon dioxide comes mainly from burning fossil fuels in power stations. .... Burning Fossil Fuels What is it? ....

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Global Warming caused by man made carbon dioxide.

.... than 10 fold. Between 1870 and 1970, the burning of fossil fuels added 400 billion tons of carbon dioxide to the air. From 1970 to ....

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Our Energy Supply

.... Petroleum is a fossil fuel thought to have been formed over millions of years from .... The widespread burning of petroleum products as fuels has resulted ....

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