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|Lohberg silhouette||by threedots on Flickr|
This is a Coal Mine. Coal is extracted from the ground by coal mining. Coal is used as an energy resource, primarily burned for the production of electricity and/or heat, and is also used for industrial purposes, such as refining metals. Coal is a non-renewable resource because it takes a lifetime to form.
|Oil Slick in the Gulf of Mexico May 17th View [Close Up]||by NASA Goddard Photo and Video on Flickr|
This is an Oil Slick. Oil is used to power up certain types of heaters and is also refined to be made as gasoline for cars. Oil is a non-renewable resource because it takes over an average human's lifetime or more to form.
|Somerset Wind Farm||by Jeff Kubina on Flickr|
This is a wind turbine. Wind turbines are used to generate electricity from kinetic power of the wind. Wind is a renewable resource as it never runs out.
|Solar Panels||by Living Off Grid on Flickr|
These are solar panels. We use solar power as a good source of electricity. Some houses are solar powered. This resource is renewable because it can always be used and never runs out.
|Krafla Geothermal Power Plant||by ThinkGeoEnergy on Flickr|
This is a geothermal power plant. We use geothermal energy to create steam and warm objects and people up. Geothermal energy is a renewable resource because we get it from Earth's heat (never runs out)
|Switch yard at TVA's Wilson Dam hydroelectric plant, vicinity of Sheffield, Ala., 260 miles above the mouth of the Tennessee River (LOC)||by The Library of Congress on Flickr|
This is a Hydroelectric power plant (hydropower). This resource is used as a good source of electricity. Hydropower is a renewable resource because it is created by water.
|Fermi 2 Nuclear Power Plant Cooling Towers||by AmyZZZ1 on Flickr|
This is a Nuclear power plant. This resource is used for nuclear power submarines. Nuclear power is non-renewable because it can't be replaced that fast.
|H2O||by Luz Adriana Villa A. on Flickr|
This is water used for dozens of occupations. You can drink it, use it for cooking, take a shower and other things. Water is a renewable resource, it never runs out.
|Free Early Spring Green Daffodil Sprout Creative Commons||by Pink Sherbet Photography on Flickr|
This is a plant, we use plants so we can get air or oxygen. We also eat plants such as herbs or fruits and vegetables. Plants are renewable resources.
|by ClickFlashPhotos / Nicki Varkevisser on Flickr|
This is soil used to grow plants. Soil is a renewable resource because it regenerates over time.