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*  Coal in Australia
Coal is the principal fossil fuel used in power generation not only in Australia but in many other countries. Links between ... Coal provides fuel for about 69% of electricity production in Australia.[not in citation given] The Latrobe Valley in Victoria ... Scott Bevan (2 November 2006). "Climate concerns fuel coal mine opposition campaign". 7:30 Report. Australian Broadcasting ...
*  Ahtme Power Plant
"Other Fossil-Fueled Plants in Estonia". Industcards. 2011-10-31. Retrieved 2012-10-27. Siirde, Andres (2005). Reference values ... As a start up fuel, the plant used shale oil. Its cooling water was piped from Lake Konsu, located 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) ... Oil Shale Fuel Combustion. Tallinn: Arv Ots; Eesti Energia. pp. 13-17. ISBN 978-9949-13-710-7. Holmberg, Rurik (2008). Survival ...
*  Climate change denial
The burning of fossil fuels accounts for around 30 billion tons of CO2 each year, which is 130 times the amount produced by ... Frederick Seitz … the task of the climate sceptics in the think tanks and PR companies hired by fossil fuel companies was to ... He has accepted more than $1.2 million in money from the fossil-fuel industry over the last decade while failing to disclose ... plans to promote a curriculum that would cast doubt on the scientific finding that fossil fuel emissions endanger the long-term ...
*  Air pollution in the United States
The main sources of environmental pollution are the burning of fossil fuels in the combustion engines, dust generated by ... Black carbon is very small (PM2.5), very light absorbent pollutant that mostly comes from incomplete combustion of fuels. ...
*  Coal gasification
... or upgrading fossil fuels. Alternatively, coal-derived syngas can be converted into transportation fuels such as gasoline and ... The hot gas produced then passes fresh fuel and heats it while absorbing some products of thermal destruction of the fuel, such ... government-funded corporation established in 1980 to create a market for alternatives to imported fossil fuels (such as coal ... as a technological fuel in metallurgy, as a chemical absorbent or as raw material for household fuel briquettes. Combustion of ...
*  Air Pollution in Canada
... the main contributor of air pollution stems from burning fossil fuels for power and energy. Fossil fuels continue to be the ... Canada's taxes on fuel are currently 2 to 12 times lower than 32 of the 34 OECD nations. The Canadian and USA federal ... "Agriculture fuels the Fraser Valley's white smog". Vancouver Sun. 2010-08-30. Retrieved 2017-03-30. "Air quality in parts of ... The OECD found that Canada's environmental taxes and taxes on fuel were relatively low. Leading OECD countries collect over 10 ...
*  Hydraulic fracturing in the United States
Jad Mouwad, Fuel to burn: now what?, The New York Times, April 2012. Fracking pushes US crude output to highest level since ... DOE Office of Fossil Energy and National Energy Technology Laboratory. pp. 56-66. DE-FG26-04NT15455. Retrieved 24 February 2012 ... The act did not exempt hydraulic fracturing wells that include diesel fuel in the fracturing fluid. Some US House members have ... Japan, for instance, is importing extra LP gas to fuel power plants, replacing idled nuclear plants. Trafigura Beheer BV, the ...
*  Shale oil
Gorlov, E.G. (October 2007). "Thermal Dissolution Of Solid Fossil Fuels" (PDF). Solid Fuel Chemistry. Allerton Press, Inc. 41 ( ... jet fuel and diesel fuel. Additional cracking can create the lighter hydrocarbons used in gasoline. Global technically ... As of 2008, it is primarily used as a heating oil and marine fuel, and to a lesser extent in the production of various ... Before World War II, most shale oil was upgraded for use as transport fuels. Afterwards, it was used as a raw material for ...
*  Fossil fuels lobby
"Fossil fuels lobby" is the umbrella term used to name the paid representatives of large fossil fuel (oil, gas, coal) and ... www.followthemoney.org/press/Reports/200705231.pdf Fossil Fuel Industry Ads Dominate TV Campaign September 13, 2012 "PERI: Home ... and ConocoPhillips are amongst the largest corporations associated with the fossil fuels lobby. General Electric, Southern ... Climate change denial Energy subsidies ExxonMobil climate change controversy Fossil fuel divestment Greenhouse Mafia Lobbying ...
*  Fossil fuel
... industry Fossil Fools Day Fossil fuel divestment Fossil fuel drilling Fossil fuel exporters Fossil fuel phase-out Fossil fuels ... The use of fossil fuels raises serious environmental concerns. The burning of fossil fuels produces around 21.3 billion tonnes ... "Fossil fuel". ScienceDaily. Archived from the original on 2012-05-10. Novaczek, Irene (September 2000). "Canada's Fossil Fuel ... Other forms of transportation, railways and aircraft, also required fossil fuels. The other major use for fossil fuels is in ...
*  Fossil Fuels Brewing Company
... is a beer maker based in Manteca, California, United States. The beer is brewed with what is ... Fossil Fuels Brewing Co. web site Oppenheim, Gabe, The Beer That Takes You Back ... Millions of Years, Washington Post, ...
*  Peak fossil fuel
... may refer to: Peak fossil fuel production; see Hubbert peak theory#Hubbert curve. Peak coal. Peak gas. Peak ...
*  Fossil fuel exporters
Petroleum, natural gas, and coal are exported from various source countries to countries reliant on these fossil fuels. Saudi ...
*  Fossil Fuel Levy
The Fossil Fuel Levy was imposed to fund the Non-Fossil Fuel Obligation. In England and Wales the Fossil Fuel Levy was ... Energy policy of the United Kingdom Energy use and conservation in the United Kingdom Fossil Fuel Levy Act 1998 The Fossil Fuel ... The Fossil Fuel Levy (FFL) is a levy paid by suppliers of electricity from non-renewable energy sources in the United Kingdom. ... In Scotland, the Fossil Fuel Levy was not imposed until 1996, as support for the nuclear industry in Scotland (the original ...
*  Fossil Fuel Beta
... fossil fuel beta; ODAC Fuelling debate; Economist.com Tuck School of Business professor develops fossil fuel beta; MBA4 Success ... Management briefing: fossil fuel beta; Times Online Fossil Fuel Beta: A New Metric to Devise Better Energy Plans; EnergyBlogs. ... It shows the hypothetical EPS impact of a 10% increase in fossil fuel prices. Given likely high dependence on fossil fuels ... Finally, many energy producers own fossil fuel reserves. Higher fossil fuel prices will have a direct positive impact on their ...
*  Fossil fuel divestment
Edward Snowden Fossil fuel divestment targets a number of fossil fuel extractors, divestment campaigns often use the Fossil ... In regards to fossil fuel divestment, the committee "rejected the idea of blanket divestment from all fossil fuel companies"; ... Fossil fuel divestment or fossil fuel divestment and investment in climate solutions is the removal of investment assets ... Unstable fossil fuel prices has made investment in fossil fuel extraction a more risky investment opportunity. West Texas ...
*  Fossil fuel power station
In a fossil fuel power plant the chemical energy stored in fossil fuels such as coal, fuel oil, natural gas or oil shale and ... A fossil fuel power station is a power station which burns a fossil fuel such as coal, natural gas, or petroleum to produce ... In the U.S. 70% of electricity is generated by combustion of fossil fuels. Of the fossil fuels, coal is much more carbon ... if conventional fossil fuels remain to be burned. One type of fossil fuel power plant uses a gas turbine in conjunction with a ...
*  Non-Fossil Fuel Obligation
The Non-Fossil Fuel Obligation was put in place under the powers of the Electricity Act 1989, under which electricity ... The Non-Fossil Fuel Obligation (NFFO) refers to a collection of orders requiring the electricity Distribution Network Operators ... Funding for the NFFO was originally generated by the Fossil Fuel Levy, a levy placed on all electricity consumption in the UK. ... As a result of these arrangements, the Non-Fossil Fuel Obligation has been generating a trading surplus, expected to have ...
*  Fossil fuel phase-out
Fossil fuel phase out refers to the discontinuation of the use of fossil fuels, through the decommissioning of operating fossil ... The purpose of fossil fuel phase-out is to reduce the negative externalities that use of fossil fuels cause. Negative ... However natural gas is also a fossil fuel, so a switch from coal to natural gas does not contribute to a fossil fuel phase-out ... Another impact of a phase-out of fossil fuels is in the employment. In the case of employments in the fossil fuel industry, a ...
*  The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels
"Fossil Fuels Industries: Time to Stand Tall! (book review of Alex Epstein's The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels)". MasterResource. ... "Fossil Fuels and Morality". NationalReview.com. Retrieved June 27, 2017. Bailey, Ronald. "Fight Poverty-Use Fossil Fuels". ... "Making the Case for the Benefits of Fossil Fuels". Bloomberg. Stossel, John. "Fossil fuels are no catastrophe. They have made ... "Fuel For Humanity". Ricochet.com. Retrieved July 1, 2017. Tao, Aaron. "Fossil Fuels Are the Lifeblood of Modern Civilization". ...
*  Kick the Fossil Fuel Habit
... : 10 Clean Technologies to Save Our World is a 2010 book by clean energy venture capitalist Tom Rand ... The book is about making an energy transition from fossil fuels to clean technologies, by changing to 100% renewable energy. It ... Dré Dee (2011). "Kick Fossil Fuels: Venture capitalist's book is the perfect read as gas prices soar". Green Living. ... Rand says that there are lots of reasons to kick the fossil fuel habit: "energy security; the moral cost of supporting ...
*  Australian Local Government Fossil Fuel Divestment
Divestment Fossil fuel divestment ANU - Australian National University "350.org.au - Local Government Leadership on Fossil Fuel ... do not provide finance for the fossil fuel industry. Research on which banks fund the fossil fuel industry, and those that do ... Fossil fuels - where does your bank stand?". "Adani and Commonwealth Bank part ways". "ACT Government to divest from fossil ... In Australia, fossil fuel divestment is being led by Universities and Local Councils. In 2015, the number of Australian ...
*  Flue-gas emissions from fossil-fuel combustion
... refers to the combustion-product gas resulting from the burning of fossil fuels ... Most fossil fuels are combusted with ambient air (as differentiated from combustion with pure oxygen). Since ambient air ... The table below presents the total amounts of flue gas typically generated by the burning of fossil fuels such as natural gas, ... A typical flue gas from the combustion of fossil fuels contains very small amounts of nitrogen oxides (NOx), sulfur dioxide ( ...
*  Fossil Fuel: The XTC Singles 1977-92
Fossil Fuel: The XTC Singles 1977-1992 is a U.K. compilation album by XTC released in 1996. It was their third such Greatest ...
*  List of countries banning fossil fuel vehicles
The intent to ban vehicles powered by fossil fuels is attractive to government as its offers simpler target compliance compared ... with more encompassing phase-out of fossil fuels. Various reasons are cited for banning further sale of fossil fuelled vehicles ... of fossil fuels vehicles has a defined scope and is generally applied in the form of a legislated decision to restrict further ... www.independent.co.uk/environment/climate-change/norway-to-ban-the-sale-of-all-fossil-fuel-based-cars-by-2025-and-replace-with- ...
*  Environmental vegetarianism
Unlike fossil fuels, it is difficult to look for alternatives: people have to eat. A substantial reduction of impacts would ... and the use of resources such as fossil fuels, water, and land. Four-fifths of agricultural emissions arise from the livestock ... The industrial agriculture system consumes fossil fuel, water, and topsoil at unsustainable rates. It contributes to numerous ... According to Cornell University scientists: "The heavy dependence on fossil energy suggests that the US food system, whether ...
*  21st-century fossil fuel regulations in the United States
Companies in the fossil fuel industry have begun to experience the effects of the phasing-out of fossil fuels like coal. For ... For much of the United States' history, fossil fuels have been a major energy source. While phasing out these fossil fuels will ... "The Hidden Costs of Fossil Fuels". Union of Concerned Scientists. Retrieved 2017-04-06. "Our Energy Sources: Fossil Fuels". The ... "The Hidden Costs of Fossil Fuels". Fischetti, Mark. "The Health Care Burden of Fossil Fuels". Scientific American. Retrieved ...