Energy, water, the environment, and their relationship with society have allowed humanity to develop exponentially. The technology and resources available to us have been revolutionary regarding our quality of life. However, these advances often come at a cost. For development and quality of life to continue their projection upward, the integrity of our natural resources, water, and the environment, in general, must not be compromised. Sustainability, efficiency, and conservation are key. In this section, you will learn everything there is to know about the solutions communities use to overcome the obstacles that come with energy and development. Use what you learn to consider your habits and take action to live a more resourceful lifestyle, reduce the obsticles, and become part of the solution.