This is a fascinating, fun, horrifying, and enlightening read. 40 maps that explain food in America by Ezra Klein and Susannah Locke, June 9, 2014 - The future of the nations will depend on the manner of how they feed themselves, wrote the French epicurean Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin in 1826. Almost 200 years later... http://www.vox.com/a/explain-food-america
Infographic from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, this is their estimate for the total U.S. Energy Consumption for 2008. Although not depicted in the graphic, their estimate for energy usage dropped by 2% from 2007 to 2008, and use of alternative energy sources like wind and solar increased.