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  • 3 years ago

The energy source used to produce most of the electrical energy in the United States is _______? Can someone help me on this?

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  1. julia_copen
    • 3 years ago
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    It's not multiple choice and I can't find it in my textbook.

  2. dave0616
    • 3 years ago
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    fossil fuels. meaning coal and oil

  3. ghazi
    • 3 years ago
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    hmm, well in USA you can have these sources or major sources - fossils (coal and oil , btw oil is not used for generation of electricity ) - nuclear power plant - natural gas - geothermal power plants are there - solar , basically in cali - wind at lower scale and - tidal energy these all are used for power generation

  4. julia_copen
    • 3 years ago
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    Everything I read says Nuclear Energy

  5. ghazi
    • 3 years ago
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    nuclear has small fraction in the whole power generation so basically power generation is contributed by all of the above and yea you can say majority is provided by nuclear and fossils

  6. Jemurray3
    • 3 years ago
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    If you want the single dominant contributor in the US, it's coal.

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