Renewable Energy

We don’t have to be tied to dirty coal-fired power stations for our energy needs. We have real options, explains Sarah Keenihan. This excellent explainer article talks about the different forms of renewable energy and the impact they have on … Continued

Best of: Renewable Energy

Our best of series, published regularly, collates our favourite and most popular resources for a particular topic. This week: Renewable energy for year 7 students studying Earth and Space Science. Australian Curriculum Code: ACSSU116 Year 7: "Some of Earth’s resources … Continued

Mushrooms plus bacteria equals a new source of electrical energy

Topics: Physical Sciences - Energy Additional: Careers,Technology Concepts (South Australia): Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 6, 8 Mushrooms plus bacteria equals a new source of electrical | Cosmos Mushrooms plus bacteria equals a new source of electrical | Cosmos Word … Continued

Sheena Ong – Renewables Engineer

Sheena works on renewable energy projects. She has also produced a documentary and is passionate about engineering solutions for humanitarian development. In this film, Sheena describes how she helps remote communities access renewable energy. She explains how she combined her … Continued

Energy Showdown

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences – Renewable/Non-renewable resources; Climate change Physical Sciences – Energy Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 6, 8, 10 Video length: 1:20m A look at how … Continued