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The energy future of rural America

Description:
Rural America plays varied and key roles in both energy production and consumption. These dynamic and complex relationships are even more intriguing when juxtaposed with regional development implications and global water scarcity, both of which add a myriad of significant opportunities.

Related Topics:
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.

Associated Grade Levels:
11-12

Related Sub-Topics

7.6 Some populations are more vulnerable to impacts of energy choices than others.

6.5 Social and technological innovation affects the amount of energy used by human society.

7.1 Economic security is impacted by energy choices.

6.3 Human demand for energy is increasing.

7.5 Access to energy resources affects quality of life.