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2019-2020 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ERS 191 - Energy in the Earth System

Energy in the Earth System - Explores the Earth Science concepts that underlie energy, energy sources, energy distribution and flow, and the role of energy in climate. We will consider the ways in which society interacts with and extracts energy from the Earth System, the energy balance of Earth and the climate implications of energy use, and gain an understanding of renewable and non-renewable energy sources.


General Education Requirements: Applications of Scientific Knowledge and Quantitative Literacy

Course Typically Offered: Summer

Credits: 3