What energy source does chicago use the most?

Answer The movement to find alternative and renewable forms of energy is still relatively new, so Chicago (like all major American cities) continues to use fossil fuels as its primary energy source.Source... Read More »

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What is the main source of energy in Chicago?

The main source of energy for the city of Chicago, as of 2010, continues to be fossil fuels--specifically, natural gas. According to the Chicago Climate Action Plan, "Chicago homes and businesses r... Read More »

Is an aerobic source of energy faster than an anaerobic source of energy?

For a fast, high-power contraction, muscle fibers employ a high-energy molecule known as creatine phoshate. This is an anaerobic source of energy that produces energy for cells more quickly than ae... Read More »

Which non-renewable source is the nation's second leading source of energy?

According to the United States Energy Information Administration, natural gas is the second leading source of energy, accounting for 24 percent of energy in 2008. In third is coal which accounts fo... Read More »

Is geothermal energy an unlimited source of energy?

So long as the Earth's core remains molten and does not cool (as happened on the planet Mars), geothermal energy is limited only by man's ability to harness it. For practical purposes, it is unlimi... Read More »