Is gas a fossil fuel?

Answer Gasoline (gas) is a component of crude oil, which is a fossil fuel. Refineries separate gasoline from crude oil by boiling the crude oil into vapor. Different fractions are collected according to t... Read More »

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Is oil fossil fuel?

Oil, also called petroleum, is a fossil fuel, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Fossil fuels, such as natural gas and coal, are hydrocarbon based substances formed from decay... Read More »

Is fossil fuel a resource?

A resource in anything used as a supply or for support. Fossil fuels include oil, natural gas and coal, all formed by processes taking millions of years. All of these fossil fuels are used by human... Read More »

Is methane a fossil fuel?

Technically, methane is not a fossil fuel. It has been observed in conditions where life (as we know it), does not occur--on Saturn's moon Titan, for example. These observations show that life isn'... Read More »

Are trees a fossil fuel?

Trees are not a fossil fuel. Fossil fuels are coal, natural gas and oil, which provide 85 percent of the energy consumed in the United States. Trees provide wood, which is considered a renewable ... Read More »