Many factors go into determining how much energy a resource will provide.
A part of obtaining energy resources is being able to store the energy until we're ready to use it. In this video, Donald Sadoway talks about the first liquid grid-based battery.
This video is about the energy efficiency part of the concept. It shows how some contractors have built an extremely energy efficient home. Efficient buildings waste less energy, last longer, and ultimately cost much less than inefficient buildings.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Obtaining Energy Resources.
To encourage students’ critical thinking about vocabulary concepts, to allow students to reflect on their knowledge of individual vocabulary words, and to increase vocabulary comprehension using the Vocabulary Self-Rate.
Students will compare gas, hybrid, and electric cars; learn about new energy options like hydrogen fuel and microbial fuel
Department of Energy's Wind for Schools program is introduced. Students are asked to analyze and predict where wind farms should be developed, and then are challenged to build their own wind turbine.
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