With re-energy.ca, students of all ages use detailed construction plans to build working models of wind turbines, solar ovens, hydroelectric generators, and biogas generators. Students can also make use of related links and backgrounders in Renewable Energy Basics, Solar Heat, Solar Electricity, Wind Power, Water Power, Biomass Energy, and Other Clean Energy Technologies.
As you explore renewable energy hands-on, you can expect to
- discover the fundamental principles of biology, chemistry and physics
- see the application of science and technology to some of today's most important environmental issues
- enjoy the challenge of building working models.