Recognising that energy supply is just part of the requirement for sustainability for the world population.
Analogies relating to electric circuits can aid understanding but the limitations of such analogies should always be considered.
Mark D. Walker
Kaye and Laby provides tables of data, formulae, graphs and charts covering a wide range of science and engineering topics.
National Physical Laboratory
A downloadable project to support students using the OurFuture.Energy website to explore issues relating to energy resources and their use.
OurFuture.Energy is an online education resource to inform young people of the importance of energy in our daily lives.
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.
Learn how to set up a hydrogen fuel cell by extending an activity most schools already do – the electrolysis of ‘water’.
Moja Island is a discussion-based activity which will reinforce students' understanding of renewable energy sources.
Pupils explore climate change issues and energy in schools, and the science of renewable energy resources with a global dimension.
A set of four colourful posters showing renewable energy in use in developing countries.
Ideas for small things pupils can do to make a difference to their global community and environment.