Examples of fossil fuel in a Sentence
oil and other fossil fuels
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Trump, who courted both fossil fuel interests and corn-belt states in his campaign, has had pressure from each side on this debate.
But the looming solar tariffs aren’t about industrial jobs or Chinese competition or trade fairness—they’re about protecting fossil fuel interests and blocking Americans from harnessing the power of the sun.
Sergeyev has vowed to secure more money for Russian science and create a fund, through a new tax on fossil fuel company profits, for upgrading the country’s antiquated research infrastructure.
The Trump administration's goal to allow more coal mining, drilling and logging on public lands clashes with that of scientists and others at the agency who study the impact of fossil fuels and deforestation on global warming.
Northwest Indiana was built on fossil fuel industry, Halstead said, and as the country and world migrates to green energy, the region should be where those industries and jobs locate.
China has announced, as have Britain and France, plans to ban, at an undetermined date, sales of vehicles powered by fossil fuels in their tanks.
Futurists working with energy companies like Shell inform decisions with planetary import, like whether and how much petrochemical conglomerates should shift away from fossil fuels and toward clean, renewable energy sources.
Norway and the Netherlands are considering a more aggressive way to put an end on fossil fuel cars years earlier than its European peers.
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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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