Fossil fuels are a group of fuels formed from the remains of plants and animals that lived millions of years ago. They include coal, oil, and natural gas. Fossil fuels are the world’s primary energy source, and their use has had a significant impact on the environment. Here you can find the latest news and articles on fossil fuels and the environmental impacts of their use. You can also watch videos and learn more about how they are impacting the climate.
Thousands of people in New York City have kicked off a week of demonstrations seeking to end the use of coal, oil and natural gas blamed for climate change
Dissonance: lack of agreement (the dissonance between the truth and what people want [you] to believe) – Merriam-Webster Statements of UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres regarding climate change: Latest IPCC climate report is “Code Red for Humanity.” Fossil fuels “incompatible with human survival” “The problem is not simply fossil fuel emissions.
Read the full story from the University of Illinois. If coal and natural gas power generation were 2% more efficient, then, every year, there could be 460 million fewer tons of carbon dioxide released and 2 trillion fewer gallons of water used. A recent innovation to the steam cycle used in fossil fuel power generation…
With Biden two-thirds of the way through his term in office, he seems to be catching a lot of flack from climate activists. On Sunday, thousands of angry demonstrators gathered to protest Biden’s U.N. visit. “If you want our vote if you don’t want the blood of our generations to be on your hands, end … Continue reading "Angry About Stalled Progress on Fossil Fuels? Biden’s Not the Culprit."
The California governor has thrown his support behind Biden and Harris’ 2024 re-election campaign but political commentators are speculating over a 2028 bid
The oil and gas producers have made windfalls off the back of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the consequent spikes in prices. But the return of prices to normal levels is re-emphasising the flaw in their business model, explains Clark Williams-Derry at IEEFA. The cost of producing the fossil fuels can only go up: the […]
‘The fossil fuel companies, given their record today, are far more effective at capturing politicians than they are at capturing emissions’ former vice president says