SCI210 Northern Virginia Community World Energy Environmental Science Paper

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WORLD WITHOUT OIL DOCUMENTARY AND REFLECTION

Instructions: Watch the following movie/documentary about a a scenario that depicts “the long emergency” wherein all oil, coal, and natural gas (nonrenewable energy sources) suddenly disappear from one day to another and only what has been produced and stored is what is left o use by humanity. Then, in a minimum of 200 words, please describe your thoughts on this scenario. Use the following questions to guide your answer:

Video:

Questions:

Do you think that humanity will transition to renewable, environmentally friendly energy sources before we run out of nonrenewable energy?

How was society depicted in the video with regards to its dependence and subsequent loss of oil, coal, or natural gas?

How do you think renewable energy sources can help countries transition to a cleaner, more sustainable electric grid.