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Meeting Our Needs
Meeting Our Needs
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The world’s population has reached 7 billion and is projected to reach 10 billion in the coming decades. This section investigates the impact that population growth and technology have on the planet’s ability to meet the needs of these people now and in the future.    

Our Resources
Our Resources
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What raw materials does the planet provide to fuel our economies and sustain our societies. What is available and where? How is energy developed and used and why it is important to make our world sustainable

Global Markets
Global Markets
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Energy markets, policies and production processes tie our economies and societies together, but can also create difficult security and environmental challenges. This section examines these issues in the past, present and future.

The Right Balance
The Right Balance
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Changing our energy mix can help to reduce pollution and combat climate change. We will still need fossil fuels, such as oil and gas, for the foreseeable future but increasingly other sources of energy, from wind and biofuels to solar, are making their presence felt…

Energy's Future
Energy's Future
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New technologies are the only way to meet all our energy needs sustainably. Huge efforts and imagination are being deployed to find new ways to generate energy in sources that will be less harmful to our planet/environment.

 
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