7 Understanding climate change

Combustibles fósiles Os personaxes


Read the dialogue.

  • Beginning of 21st century, year 2008, spaceship flying over Meirama power station

    Marcial: Why did they use those polluting fuels?

    Retocho: In the beginning of the 21st century, energy was produced by burning fossil fuels like oil, coal and gas.


    Palmira: But burning them produced polluting gases like CO2 and acid rain.

    Retocho: They also needed to be transported to the power stations, with a high risk for the oceans and the danger of oil slicks.

    Learning from Climántica school