Coal

By Luke lemaster

Is it renewable

Coal is not a renewable resource. Coal is a fossil fuel found in mountains and takes millions of years to form

We're is coal found and how is it produced with technology in a factory

Coal in the United States is found in West Virginia,Kentucky,Pennsylvania . It is produced by surface mineing and underground mineing

How does it produce energy and who uses it

1. Coal is first mined underground or striped mined then sent to a power plant.

2.then the coal is smashed so it will burn quickly

3.the coal is then pushed into a combustion chamber and burned at high tempature

4.the heat from the burning coal is used to boil water and produce steam and moves the steam in to a turbine and the steam move the propellers at a very high speed inside the turbine.

5. Thus producing energy

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Products created

Products created from coal are : steal products, building products and tar products
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Who uses coal

Just about every body uses coal if you heat your house with electricity. But the people that use coal are mainly business and worksites

Advantages of coal

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Coal miners song