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Q.12:- How are the rates of consumption of energy and economic growth connected?

 

Answer:-



Energy is a critical aspect of development process of a nation. It is essential for industries, agriculture and related areas like transportation of finished goods. It is also used for domestic purposes like cooking, lighting, heating, etc. With economic growth, consumption of energy will rise.