Notes on Energy Resources

 

Fossil Fuels

 

Coal

 

 

 

 

Oil

 

Natural Gas

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

We are having a shortage of fossil fuels.  This is why fuel costs are rising.

Energy use in the United States keeps increasing.

 

The United States contains only 5% of the world’s population, however we use more than 30% of the energy produced in the world today!

 

Scientist predict that in the past 5000 years we have used up almost all of the coal, oil and natural gas formed over a period of 500 million years.

 

We are running out!


 

Solar Energy

 

 

Wind Energy

 

 

Water Energy

 

 

Nuclear Energy

 

 

Alternative Energy Sources