Energy sources that are replenished in a short amount of time
Renewable
Energy sources that are limited since it takes longer to replenish than it is does to use it
Nonrenewable
Heat Energy
Geothermal
Energy that comes from the force of moving water
Hydropower
Any organic matter that can be used as an energy source such as wood;crops or yard waste
Biomass
A solid; black fossil fuel formed from the remains of plants that lived and died
Coal
A colorless and odorless fossil fuel made mostly of methane
Natural Gas
A fossil fuel that looks like a black liquid, also known as crude oil
Petroleum
Fossil fuel refined from natural gas and petroleum
Propane
Fuel used by most nuclear power plants to perform fission where atoms are split to release energy
Uranium
Stored energy and the energy of position
Potential Energy
Energy of motion, motion of waves, electrons, atoms,molecules,and substances
Kinetic Energy
Table where elements are organized by increasing atomic number
Periodic Table
Substance made up of atoms with the same identity
Element
Positively charged particle of an atom
Proton