Nonrenewable and renewable resources
- What do you think nonrenewable resources are?
- Break it down...
- A nonrenewable resource is a natural resource that cannot be re-made or re-grown at a scale comparable to its consumption.
- Nuclear fission uses uranium to create energy.
- Nuclear energy is a nonrenewable resource because once the uranium is used, it is gone!
- Coal, petroleum, and natural gas are considered nonrenewable because they can not be replenished in a short period of time. These are called fossil fuels.
HOW IS COAL MADE ???
HOW ARE OIL AND GAS MADE ???
WHAT WAS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN COAL AND OIL/GAS?
- Renewable resources are natural resources that can be replenished in a short period of time.
- ● Solar ● Geothermal
- ● Wind ● Biomass
- ● Water
- Energy from the sun.
- Why is energy from the sun renewable?
- Energy from Earth’s heat.
- Why is energy from the heat of the Earth renewable?
- Energy from the wind.
- Why is energy from the wind renewable?
- Energy from burning organic or living matter.
- Why is energy from biomass renewable?
- Energy from the flow of water.
- Why is energy of flowing water renewable?
- What are the differences between nonrenewable and renewable resources?
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