November 25, 2012.
© 2012 Linda Vanasupa.
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The development of these materials were made possible in part by a collaborative grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF DUE#1004410, DUE#0717428, DUE#0717556). These suites were developed by Jane Qiong Zhang and Linda Vanasupa in association with Julie Zimmerman and James Mihelcic.
When industrial era technologies are being used, water use is closely connected to energy use; however, 1 liter of water used for one type of energy extraction is not equivalent to 1 liter for another. This video explains why.
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