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Energy Sources Timeline
BY CHARLIE MYRDEN AND NO ONE ELSE
2 months ago
Fisrt Estimated Recording use of Fire
The first controlled use of fire by our Homosapien forefathers.
Greek Architects discovered the use of warming a home through solar heat.
The Chinese discover Natural gas as an energy source.
The Greeks began harnessing energy from vertical water wheels to power mills.
Oil wells were dug in China using Bamboo pipes.
The first ever windmill with a vertical axis was made in Persia. (Now Knows as Iran).
the first vertical axis windmills were introduced to Europe and used also to grind grain.
Commercial Coal Mining was introduced to England.
Leonardo Da Vinci created what is now called a water driven turbine.
Chinese used coal and crude oil had been used for cooking and heating.
London established its first water wheels.
Coal became Europe's prime energy source.
At this point in World history. Coal became the most used and popular source of energy.
The first oil well was dug in the US
Coal replaces wood as train fuel in the US.
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