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How long will the non-renewable energy resource base last?

POOF! At the current growth rate of the usage of these non-renewable resources, these products/services will soon have disappeared from the face of our planet Earth. When? See for yourself!



2022 Chromium used in batteries, drugs, fire-retardants

2025 Lead used in bullets, car batteries

2027 Tin used in food cans, industry

2030 Molybdenum used in armour, electrical contacts, filaments

2032 Manganese used in iron & steel, dry cell batteries

2035 Cadmium used in rechargeable batteries, tv screens

2042 Uranium used in nuclear weapons

2046 Oil used in fuel

2056 Coal used in fuel

2068 Tantalum used in mobile phones

2091 aluminum used in transportation, packaging, construction, electronics

2118 Platinum used in fuel cells, catalytic converters, jewelry

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2020 Antimony used in batteries, drugs, fire-retardants

2023 Indium and Yttrium used in LCD screens, solar panels, fluorescent lights, x-ray screens,

2026 Zinc used in musical instruments

2028 Silver used in bandages, medals, jewellery

2031 Gold, Tungsten, Cobalt used in jewellery, lighting, alloys

2033 Graphite used in pencils, steelmaking, brake linings, lubricants

2038 Copper used in pencils, steelmaking, brake linings, lubricants

2043 Nickel used in coins, plating

2049 Gas used in fuel

2057 Titanium used in aircraft, armour

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How long will the non-renewable energy resource base last?

shared by Folography on Oct 19, 2011 in Environment

How long will the non-renewable energy resource base last?

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