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GEG123 - Energy Resources
Energy Resources examines the processes, occurrence, acquisition, consumption, and societal benefits and hazards associated with earth’s geologic energy resources. In this inclusive course, students learn about the non-renewable resources of coal, petroleum, natural gas and uranium, as well as the renewable resources of biomass, hydropower, wind, geothermal and sunlight. Environmental and societal topics include: energy consumption and societal development, pollution legislation and mitigation, environmental hazards and policies, waste disposal, energy-related health hazards, and land use planning related to energy resource acquisition and consumption. [IAI Core Course Equivalent: P9 900] (1.1-Articulated) NOTE: This course requires intermediate reading, basic writing, and intermediate math.
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