Techniques to promote understanding of the choices that have to be made about energy use.
A fresh look at how the recognised types of energy are classified.
An annual hands-on practical engineering day develops team skills and gives students a real taste of career possibilities.
Is the revival of one of the oldest methods of harnessing energy viable or desirable?
What is the current state of probably the most controversial and most expensive power source to set up?
A look at how everyday experience can help us to understand thermodynamics.
The use of fossil fuels to supply our energy is causing our climate to change.
Recognising that energy supply is just part of the requirement for sustainability for the world population.
What does effective ‘Environmental’ or ‘Sustainability Education’ look like? How does this link to best practice STEM education?
Students design their own experiments and analyses of a proposed low enthalpy geothermal energy scheme.
Students are given the opportunity to try a lesser known method of providing an energy source.
The study and understanding of paleomagnetism has been pivotal in the development of the theory of plate tectonics.