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Pro and cons of fossil fuels

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Fossil fuels are used all over the globe for every possible purpose – from powering cars to lighting homes. But, especially in recent years, there have been debates on whether we should continue using them with questions being raised about their safety and efficiency, the effect on the environment, etc.

It is true that fossil fuels have some substantial pros. Firstly, they are available in great quantities and we are really able to use them. We have machinery and plants ready, so making the shift to renewable energy sources might take time and effort. But, on the other hand, they cause such damage to the environment that it seems that if we don’t make the shift soon, there will be consequences which will badly affect all of us and the planet. A lot of people believe that it would be worth putting a lot of effort and time into shifting …