Many people are starting to advocate the use of natural gas rather than other fossil fuels as a source of power in homes and businesses. One of the key reasons why this is the case is because burning natural gas emits much less harmful CO2 into the atmosphere than burning the other two key fossil … [Read more...] about Why is natural gas better than other fossil fuels?
Natural gas is often deemed to be a cleaner option than coal. This is true: natural gas emits around half the carbon dioxide of coal. However, overall natural gas is not a wholly clean fuel option because carbon dioxide is a greenhouse gas. Natural gas contains other gases besides CO2, most … [Read more...] about Is natural gas a greenhouse gas?
Biomass energy is energy that is derived from what were once living organisms. That might mean plant matter or the bodies of crustaceans or other animals. Wood is one example of biomass energy, and wood has long been burned to release heat. Peat, which is made from vegetable material that has … [Read more...] about Is biomass energy renewable or non-renewable?
The cheapest car in the world is the Tata Nano. The car was initially launched with a price tag of Rs. 1 lac (around $1600). It is a cute little model that is suited for four people: a driver and 3 passengers. This car is manufactured in India, though it was later rolled out across the world. … [Read more...] about Which is the cheapest car in the world?
A lake is a sizeable body of (usually) fresh water that can be either natural or man made. Natural lakes tend to be made when rivers flow into basins in the ground, filling them up to make a large body of water. Man made lakes can occur due to digging - for example, quarry lakes form when humans dig … [Read more...] about Short Paragraph on ‘Lake’