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assignment Level : Introductive
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Learn how all energy systems depend on the finite resources of the Earth, and how this relationship can provide a unique “big picture” perspective on energy supply.

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Week 1:  “In the Beginning”: the historic and geologic context of human energy use.

Week 2:  “Leveraging the Past”: energy sources that have been naturally enriched through the leverage of geologic time.

Week 3:  “Living in the Present”: renewable energy sources that draw on the present flux of energy from the Sun.

Week 4:  “Planning for the Future”: prospects and challenges of future energy use.


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  • Alan Carroll - Department of Geoscience
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