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Energy is vital in our daily life because it is a basic human need. Almost all human activities require energy. Oil is a non-renewable energy source. Non-renewable energy comes from sources that will run out or will not beÂ replenished in our lifetimesâor even in many, many lifetimes. (National Geographic Society, 2013). On the other hand, renewable energy, often referred to as clean energy, that comes from natural sources or processes that are constantly replenished. For example, sunlight or wind...
Oil is a commodity that is desired by multiple players and is essential in order to sustain the needs and lifestyles of consumers, businesses, and employees that depend on the natural resource to heat their homes, transport their products, and generate their paychecks. The top oil and gas companies in the world include Phillips 66, ExxonMobil, BP, and Royal Dutch Shell to name a few. The companies that profit from oil include the oil and gas companies, utility companies, and...
In this paper, I am going to reflect on the impacts that extractive policies have on the populations in which they are carried out, the criminalization of social protest and the violation of human rights that takes place for this reason, since that the contamination of water and natural resources produce alterations in the environment and in health that negatively affect the inhabitants and the territory where they settle. Indigenous peoples establish a particular relationship with the environment, as various...