Petroleum

Monquaze Whichard

1. How is electricity produced from this resource? A.) How does this technology work? B. ) How is the energy resource gathered and/or created?

1. by being burned and used as gasoline.


A.) It works as gas for cars and other ways of transportation.

B.) Petroleum is formed when it decomposes from a mineral.

2. What is the current US consumption of this energy resource?

2. 30%



3. What are the environmental impacts associated with this energy resource?

3. Petroleum sometimes causes climate change.



4. What are the costs associated with using this type of energy resource?

$30.28 to $145



5.What are some examples of it’s current use?

5. To power up vehicles, Medicine, Paint.