Minerals & Energy Resources (C10)

‘‘Crude oil reserves are limited all over the world. If people continue to extract it at the present rate, the reserves would last only 35 - 40 years more.’’ Explain any three ways to solve this problem.

Answer

Reserves of crude oil:

  1. Judicious use of oil

  2. Use of renewable resources

  3. Sustainable development of energy resources

  4. Promotion of energy conservation