Related Topics:2. Physical processes on Earth are the result of energy flow through the Earth system.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.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.
5.1 Decisions concerning the use of energy resources are made at many levels.
6.5 Social and technological innovation affects the amount of energy used by human society.
4.1 Humans transfer and transform energy from the environment into forms useful for human endeavors
5.2 Energy infrastructure has inertia.
2.4 Water plays a major role in the storage and transfer of energy in the Earth system.