explain the role of science in the decision-making process

2 page paper APA style with references on the following. ORIGINAL WORK ONLY

Can science help answer questions about how or if we should be using non-renewable energy resources?
To support your answer, select one example (e.g. oil in the Alaskan National Wildlife Refuge, oil in the Middle East, mountaintop mining in Kentucky) and explain the role of science in the decision-making process