Related Topics:1. Energy is a physical quantity that follows precise natural laws.3. Biological processes depend on energy flow through the Earth system.5. Energy decisions are influenced by economic, political, environmental, and social factors.6. The amount of energy used by human society depends on many factors.7. The quality of life of individuals and societies is affected by energy choices.4. Various sources of energy are used to power human activities.
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3.6 Humans are part of Earth’s ecosystems and influence energy flow through these systems.
1.1 Energy is a quantity that is transferred from system to system.
7.6 Some populations are more vulnerable to impacts of energy choices than others.
5.1 Decisions concerning the use of energy resources are made at many levels.
5.7 Energy decisions are influenced by social factors.
6.6 Behavior and design affect the amount of energy used by human society.
4.1 Humans transfer and transform energy from the environment into forms useful for human endeavors
4.6 Humans intentionally store energy for later use in a number of different ways.
4.2 Humans use of energy is subject to limits and constraints.
5.2 Energy infrastructure has inertia.
4.7 Different sources of energy and different ways energy is transformed, transported, and stored.
4.4 Humans transport energy from place to place.
7.5 Access to energy resources affects quality of life.