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Flashcards - Nonrenewable Energy Sources

Flashcards - Nonrenewable Energy Sources
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Energy consumption
Energy consumption is the consumption of energy or power
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photosynthesis
Photosynthesis is a process used by plants and other organisms to convert light energy into chemical energy that can later be released to fuel the organisms' activities
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acid rain
Acid rain is a rain or any other form of precipitation that is unusually acidic, meaning that it possesses elevated levels of hydrogen ions
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acid rain
Acid rain is a rain or any other form of precipitation that is unusually acidic, meaning that it possesses elevated levels of hydrogen ions
photosynthesis
Photosynthesis is a process used by plants and other organisms to convert light energy into chemical energy that can later be released to fuel the organisms' activities
Energy consumption
Energy consumption is the consumption of energy or power
petroleum geologists
A petroleum geologist is an earth scientist who works in the field of petroleum geology, which involves all aspects of oil discovery and production
shale gas
Shale gas is natural gas that is found trapped within shale formations
fission
In nuclear physics and nuclear chemistry, nuclear fission is either a nuclear reaction or a radioactive decay process in which the nucleus of an atom splits into smaller parts
fusion
In nuclear physics, nuclear fusion is a nuclear reaction in which two or more atomic nuclei come close enough to form one or more different atomic nuclei and subatomic particles

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