How can burning of fuels cause an increase in the temperature of earth leading to global warming?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 26th Nov, 2013, 09:35: AM

Expert Answer:

In most of the cases, carbon dioxide is released during burning of fuels. Carbon dioxide is a green house gas. It causes increase in temperature of earth by trapping sun's heat rays and thus, causes global warming.

Answered by  | 26th Nov, 2013, 11:35: AM