Examples of fossil fuel in a Sentence
oil and other fossil fuels
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The Oregon Court of Appeals set the stage Thursday for the City of Portland to reinstate its ban on the expansion of fossil fuel terminals.
According to Traer's research, most superheroes would use up hundreds of times more fossil fuels than the average American.
This is just the latest regulatory rollback not only for the fossil fuel industry, but for oil in particular.
Brown coal is still the nation’s biggest individual source of power, with fossil fuels making up almost half of the total.
Politicians generally support efforts to reduce the fossil fuel emissions that are causing the climate to change.
Other institutions had already announced plans to step back from financing fossil fuels before the summit as the sector comes under mounting pressure from investors.
Internal documents reportedly show that the enforcement slowdown happened at the same time Pruitt instituted new policies favored by leaders in the fossil fuel industry.
In addition, Pruitt's schedules show a majority of his meetings have been with fossil fuel industry stakeholders, while 1% of his meetings have been with environmentalist or science groups.
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FOSSIL FUEL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fossil fuel for English Language Learners
: a fuel (such as coal, oil, or natural gas) that is formed in the earth from dead plants or animals
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