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    Should the Use of Fossil Fuel be Prohibited? Nowadays the fossil fuel is one of the most important resources in the earth, but its importance generates many problems to the planet. Fossil fuel is one of principal resource in the earth this resource consists in high levels of carbon and includes natural gas, petroleum, and coal. These elements are important to countries because, with them, the countries can create energy, materials, and others resources. In the same way, the necessity of energy

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    Fossil fuels, based on the article “Today and Tomorrow”, are generally natural resources. From the word itself, fossil, fossil fuels are formed from remnants of prehistoric creatures. Most of the biological matter formed to fossil fuels are from plants and microorganisms. Because of being exposed to vast heat and pressure from the inner sections of the earth through an estimate of one hundred to four hundred million years ago, these biological matters have physically and chemically change to form

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    Fossil fuels  Fossil fuels are NOT a renewable energy resource it will finish up one day As once we 've burned them all, there isn 't any more, and our consumption of fossil fuels has nearly doubled every 20 years since 1900. This is a particular problem for Oil, because we also use it to make plastics and many other products  Coal, Oil and Gas are called "fossil fuels" because they have been formed from the fossilized remains of prehistoric plants and animals.  They provide around 66% of the

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    The burning of fossil fuels has many negative effects on the earth. “Fossil fuels are hydrocarbons, primarily coal, fuel oil, or natural gas. They are formed from the remains of dead plants and animals” (RelightNY). The combustion of these fossil fuels releases large amounts of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere, daily. This contributes to global warming. The improper disposal of oil and garbage causes land, water and air pollution. Renewable energy sources occur naturally and are inexhaustible.

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    These days, usage of fossil fuel is a controversial issue for several different aspects; for economical, environmental, political, and ethical reasons, worldwide audiences are paying attention on fossil fuels. The rate of the usage of the fuel energy has never declined since the industrial revolution, especially for the transportation. In fact, there are 1.2 billion vehicles in the world and most cars rely on fossil fuel as an energy source. There are three main fuel sources, coal, natural gas and

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    Fossil fuels are the largest gas emitters in the world that helps to power electricity. Fossil fuels contribute to 75% of carbon and other gas emissions such as methane in the atmosphere. Although they are essential in daily life, fossil fuels have a huge impact on the environment contributing to global warming, acid deposition and pollution. Burning fossil fuels at high temperature produces electricity but also leads to pollutants in the air and water. According to ZeeNews, Over the past 250 years

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    population of the world grows, our fossil fuel reserves are depleting quicker. Fossil fuels such as petroleum, coal and natural gas accounted for 81.5 percent of global primary energy consumption in 2015. The burning of fossil fuels have greatly contributed to global warming, however if we were to ultimately eliminate fossil fuels from energy sources, the production of energy will undoubtedly fall behind the demand. The solution proposed is to reduce the demand for fossil fuels by replacing some with a more

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    Fossil fuels have for decades been a main source of energy for the United States, However such nonrenewable energy has managed to decimate the environment by weakening the ozone and increase global temperatures. The issue at hand is that these fuels are at the foundation of the U.S. economy and removing them would ruin countless businesses and leave thousands, if not millions, jobless as well as harm U.S. infrastructure. Altogether they are tightly integrated in society and have proven difficult

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    Should renewable energy replace fossil fuels? Amer Sharbek Intro- In this essay presentation I will be discussing about renewable energy replacing fossil fuels, also what this replacement can do for the whole world and what it can not. I will present two perspectives and explain them fully, I will also state counter arguments for both perspectives. Opinion- My opinion is that renewable energy should replace fossil fuels because fossil fuels has damaged the environment causing many problems (e.g

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    modern times, fossil fuels have been the go-to source of energy. Vehicles, homes, and entire cities rely on the use of fossil fuels to power the various technologies. However, this type of energy that many people depend on (oil, coal, and natural gas) are limited resources that will inevitably run out. But from the use of renewable resources, the energy produced by these technologies can replace part of the energy that comes from fossil fuels. In the past, the burning of fossil fuels was a unique

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    The burning of fossil fuels has many negative effects on the earth. Fossil fuels are formed from the remains of dead plants and animals (RelightNY). The combustion of fossil fuels releases a great amount of carbon dioxide into the air, daily. This contributes to global warming. The improper disposal of oil and garbage results in land, water, and air pollution. Renewable energy sources occur naturally and are inexhaustible. They do not originate from fossil or nuclear fuels which make them the

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    Nowadays, most daily activities of human beings rely on fossil fuels heavily such as transportation, lighting, heating and communication. However, many scientists and experts forecast that fossil fuel will be running out in by the next century. Therefore, before its exhaustion, an alternative energy, is necessary to be developed. Among all renewable energies, we will discuss the pros and cons of nuclear energy, solar energy and wind energy. To begin with, nuclear energy has several major advantages

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    formation from the unearthing of oil causes more damage than benefits for the planet. Humanity had never seen a more compatible source in which came a higher demand for oil. As the public has urged to generate more oil, scientists theorized that fossil fuels will eventually run out, making way for a renewable energy route in the future (Mason). Although the scientists in the 1900s had warned the world about the shortage, many people still refuse to accept the idea that they will eventually be eventually

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    I believe fossil fuels have overstayed their welcome and now is the time to act. The world needs to be weaned off fossil fuels as their main energy source and as the President of the United States of America, you, President Obama need to put in more effort into the research and development of renewable energy to protect future generations. Bring us up to date NASA’s data has shown earth’s climate has always been changing and the last ice age ended around 7,000 years ago bringing us into our current

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    atmosphere could spawn more tropical storms and there will be floods in places that do not get much rainfall. Humans could prevent these problems if they were to cut down on the use of fossil fuels and use more renewable energy. Renewable energy consists of wind, solar, and lunar power. Humans also could drive fuel efficient

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    carbon dioxide, which is emitted from burning fossil fuels, that does not allow the heat to escape from the Earth hence the raise in temperature. Global warming is a very important issue that is slowly getting ignored by everyone which is a sad fact therefore, it should not be accepted. Global warming is caused by several reasons done by human activity two of each are burning fossil fuels and deforestation (burning and removing plants). Burning fossil fuels is harming planet Earth, without the existence

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    vehicle that uses fossil fuel as its main power source. A conventional vehicle that works with fossil fuel produces harmful chemicals as by-products. Since it has big drawback to our environment and health, people started to find alternatives to fossil fuel. Hydrogen showed up as one possible substitution, which produces much energy and non-polluting by producing energy from combusting hydrogen. Hydrogen cars use hydrogen gas to power an electric motor and this is called a fuel cell. There is an

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    gases (Carroll). Not burning harmful fossil fuels and receiving a tax break should be reason enough to trade in the dirty dinosaur powered machine in for a clean electric car. Yet electric cars are still not a better option compared to regular fossil fueled cars. Due to electric cars being impractical, the process of generating electricity for the cars, and the repercussion of the batteries and cost of the cars all add up to make electric cars as harmful as fossil fueled cars. Electric cars work by

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    How does it Work? Electric power is produced when the blades move by the wind, more like a windmill. The speedier and consistently the wind will blow, the more electricity will be produced. The generated electricity is ‘plugged-in’ via inverter into your home’s standard mains supply. Remember, the wind turbine doesn't work as a “stand-alone” system. You cannot operate it without the mains power. The moment there is a power cut, it will stop working. Wind power don’t make you self-sufficient with

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    constant increase in absorption of carbon dioxide, also known as CO2, by the ocean. This causes the acidity of oceans to rise and the PH levels to fall. Humans are directly contributing to the problem in many ways. One of the ways is the amount of fossil fuel society emits. Another way people are contributing is by deforestation. Because people don’t feel or see the increase the increase of CO2, they do not believe that it is negatively affecting the marine life. The ocean absorbs roughly thirty percent

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