Renewable and Clean Energy

Wave Power – A Simple Analysis

Wave Power – A Simple Analysis

How much power can we extract from ocean waves?

Themes: Energy and Environment and Renewable and Clean Energy

Topics: Energy and sustainability

Grades: 11-12

Energy Replacement

Energy Replacement

Themes: Electricity Generation, Energy and Environment, Energy use at Home, Renewable and Clean Energy, and Transportation

Topics: Conservation, Electricity, Energy, and Forces

Grades: 11-12 and 8-10

Food as Energy

Food as Energy

Themes: Animals, Human Body, and Renewable and Clean Energy

Topics: Biophysics, Energy, and sustainability

Grades: 11-12 and 8-10

Radiation dose

Radiation dose

I heard milk is radioactive. Should I worry?

Themes: Energy and Environment, Human Body, Non-renewable and non-clean energy, and Renewable and Clean Energy

Topics: Energy and Nuclear Physics

Grades: 11-12

Comparing Energy and Heat Units

Comparing Energy and Heat Units

How do I compare heat and energy values given in different units?

Themes: Energy and Environment, Energy use at Home, Renewable and Clean Energy, Skills and Techniques, and Transportation

Topics: Energy and Tools

Grades: 11-12

CO2e

CO2e

What does the “e” mean?

Themes: Climate, Energy and Environment, and Renewable and Clean Energy

Topics: Climate and Energy

Grades: 8-10

Solar Energy in a Temperate Climate

Solar Energy in a Temperate Climate

Does it pay to cover your roof with solar panels in rainy Vancouver BC?

Themes: Energy and Environment and Renewable and Clean Energy

Topics: Energy and sustainability

Grades: 11-12 and 8-10

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Hydro-Electric Dams

Why is this beautiful valley in north-eastern BC about to be flooded?

Themes: Energy and Environment and Renewable and Clean Energy

Topics: Conservation, Electricity, and Forces

Grades: 11-12

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Wind Power

How can we harness a substantial amount of power from the wind?

Themes: Energy and Environment and Renewable and Clean Energy

Topics: Climate, Conservation, Energy, and sustainability

Grades: 11-12 and 8-10

Nuclear Energy Basics

Nuclear Energy Basics

Why can’t you just turn a nuclear reactor off?

Themes: Energy and Environment and Renewable and Clean Energy

Topics: Energy

Grades: 11-12