What a population of 7 billion means for the planet (Group 5)

by kaurimut on October 24, 2014 - 9:38am

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2011/jul/18/population-7-billion-planet

The production and use of renewable energy such as solar, bio-fuel, hydro- and wind energy has been on the rise. However, is this increase in production fast enough to counteract the rapid increase in demand due to population growth? 

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What did you think of the article picked by the US based students in your group? What discussion did you have and what conclusions did you come to? Please post a summary of your discussion either here or under the US students page.

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I'm Tjavanga, or T.J for short, and I'm from Namibia and am currently studying Oil, Gas & Energy Management at Coventry University.