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Unformatted text preview: powering our automobiles. When we burn coal, natural gas, or oil to obtain energy, gaseous compounds are formed and dumped into the atmosphere. Q6: What are some possible ways to provide energy for society after all the fossil fuels on each have been consumed? There are three sources of renewable energy which are solar, geothermal, and tidal. All energy sources based on the solar energy incident on earth direct sunlight, wind, hydroelectric power, ocean currents, ocean thermal gradients, and biomass are all renewable....
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This note was uploaded on 07/07/2011 for the course SCI 201 taught by Professor John during the Spring '11 term at Southern New Hampshire University.
- Spring '11