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Fossil Fuels are some of the most important energy sources in our world today. They are responsible for everything from heating our houses to fueling our automobiles. Coal, Oil or Petroleum, and Natural Gas are considered the three, basic fossil fuels. They are created by the fossilization of plants and animals.



Entry Document



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Websites:

Overview
Energy Story

Fossil Fuels Eco-Stat

Fossil Fuels KidzPlace

http://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=2

http://www.kids.esdb.bg/basic.html

http://www.alliantenergykids.com/EnergyandTheEnvironment/RenewableEnergy/022399

http://tiki.oneworld.net/energy/energy.html

Wind:

http://www.kids.esdb.bg/wind.html

http://www.alliantenergykids.com/EnergyandTheEnvironment/RenewableEnergy/022397

http://www.greenmountain.com/resources/enviro-kids/renewable-energy-101/wind-energy



Hydroelectric:

http://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=hydropower_home-basics-k.cfm

http://www.alliantenergykids.com/EnergyandTheEnvironment/RenewableEnergy/022399

http://www.greenmountain.com/resources/enviro-kids/renewable-energy-101/hydro-energy


Geothermal:

http://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=geothermal_home-basics

http://www.alliantenergykids.com/EnergyandTheEnvironment/RenewableEnergy/022401

http://www.greenmountain.com/resources/enviro-kids/renewable-energy-101/geothermal-energy

Solar:

http://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=solar_home-basics

http://www.alliantenergykids.com/EnergyandTheEnvironment/RenewableEnergy/022400

http://www.greenmountain.com/resources/enviro-kids/renewable-energy-101/solar-energy



Biofuels:

http://www.eia.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=biomass_home-basics

http://www.greenmountain.com/resources/enviro-kids/renewable-energy-101/biomass-energy