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|108 yards in four and a half days||by The National Archives UK on Flickr|
This is a coal mine. Coal is used to generate electricity. It is non-renewable because it a fossil fuel.
|Oil Slick Near Mississippi Delta May 1st View [detail]||by NASA Goddard Photo and Video on Flickr|
This is crude oil - a non-renewable resource. Crude oil has many uses when refined. It can be used as gasoline, bitumen, lubricating oil, petroleum, fuel gas and in the making of plastics. Crude oil is a result of millions of years of plant and animal decay underground.
|Advantages and Disadvantages of Wind Power||by GDS Infographics on Flickr|
This is wind turbine - devices that convert wind's kinetic energy into electricity. Wind power is renewable energy.
|Solar on Covina Walmart||by Walmart Stores on Flickr|
These are solar panels. Solar power is renewable because scientists have been experimenting for years and
have come up with solutions.
|Chromatic Pool.||by Alan Vernon. on Flickr|
This is a Geothermal powerplant. Geothermal energy is considered to be a renewable resource because it exploits the Earth's interior heat, which is considered abundant, and water, once used and cooled, is then piped back to the reservoir.
|[IDAHO-A-0217] Minidoka Dam||by waterarchives on Flickr|
This is Hydropower - a renewable energy resource because it uses the Earth's water cycle to generate electricity. Water evaporates from the Earth's surface, forms clouds, precipitates back to earth and flows towards the ocean.
|Roadside Fission||by PhotoDu.de on Flickr|
This is a Nuclear power plant. Nuclear power plants are non-renewable because Nuclear power plants burn fossil fuels.
|Red Sky at night....||by law_keven on Flickr|
This is sunlight. Sunlight is considered renewable because it will most liklely last into the distant future and will not burn out in our lifetime. We use sunlight for heat and light, two of the most important energy sources. If there was no sunlight, the world would basically be a big block of ice in space.
|H 2 Oh!?||by laszlo-photo on Flickr|
Water is renewable because 3/4 of the Earth is water. We use water to drink, shower, and do other things with. Water is one of our most important resources.
This is an Iris. Irises are plants, and like water, they are one of our most important resources. We use plants to eat, breathe in, and sometimes just to admire.
|And You're Looking At?||by jimbowen0306 on Flickr|
This is a polar bear. A polar bear is an animal, and animals are renewable because they're born daily. Lots of people have to depend on animals to survive. If you're out in the cold, you would need warmth and food.
|The corn is as high . . .||by RLHyde on Flickr|
This is soil. It is renewable, because the more nature recycles, the more turns into soil. People plant things in soil for them to eat. Soil is very important to us.