Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Fossil fuels
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Fossil fuels

264
views

Published on

ILS project

ILS project

Published in: Education, Technology, Business

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
264
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
5
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Fossil Fuels
    By: Muhammad Qureshi
  • 2. What are fossil fuels?
    Any combustible organic material derived from the remains of former life.
  • 3. Different types of fossil fuels
    Coal
    Oil
    Natural gas
  • 4. Coal
    It is made up of carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, and some sulphur.
    Coal is used as a fossil fuel by it being burned to produce energy for power plants and factories.
  • 5. Oil
    Oil is made up of tiny diatoms.
    Diatoms are small as a head of a pin.
    Diatoms store energy.
    Diatoms died and fell to the sea floor, later the got buried under the rocks and sediment, it turned into oil over a long period of time.
  • 6. Natural Gas
    Natural Gas is mostly made up of methane.
    Methane is flammable.
    Has no odor and you can’t see it.
    It is pumped from below ground into pipelines.
  • 7. Refineries
    Refineries are factories that convert fossil fuels like oil into products.
  • 8. Exxon Valdez
    In 1989, an oil spill occurred when a ship carrying oil hit something really hard on the surface and started to spill oil into the water.
    Over 11.2 million gallons spilled of the ship
  • 9. Deep water horizon water spill
    An explosion at refinery made oil spill on the water under the refinery or an underground well.
    This oil has been very dangerous and it spreads quickly, it effects our eco system.