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Fossil Fuels

Known as: Fossil Fuel, Fuel, Fossil, Fuels, Fossil 
Any combustible hydrocarbon deposit formed from the remains of prehistoric organisms. Examples are petroleum, coal, and natural gas.
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Policy makers have generally agreed that the average global temperature rise caused by greenhouse gas emissions should not exceed… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
Many of the recent advances in enhancing the thermoelectric figure of merit are linked to nanoscale phenomena found both in bulk… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
New materials hold the key to fundamental advances in energy conversion and storage, both of which are vital in order to meet the… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Review
2002
Review
2002
  • P. McKendry
  • Bioresource Technology
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 2171998
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
For the past three centuries, the effects of humans on the global environment have escalated. Because of these anthro-pogenic…