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Any combustible hydrocarbon deposit formed from the remains of prehistoric organisms. Examples are petroleum, coal, and natural gas.
The numerical value of fossil fuels in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of fossil fuels in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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The war on coal is over; the war on fossil fuels is over.
We are underweight fossil fuels, we are underweight on companies with a high carbon footprint.
Here's what I think the truth is: We are all addicts of fossil fuels in a state of denial, about to face cold turkey.
Investing in (solar) energy is much better than investing in the construction of dams and exploration for fossil fuels.
The path does not involve the end of fossil fuels tomorrow, what it involves is a longer-term movement toward clean energy.
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- fossila bränslenSwedish
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