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Energy Sources

July 15, 2014
Energy Expos

Students work in groups to create hands-on exhibits about the energy sources that power the nation, ways to save energy at home and school, and conventional and alternative transportation fuels.

July 15, 2014
Energy Enigma

Students put on their detective hats to uncover the mysteries of the major energy sources.

July 15, 2014
Saving Energy at Home and School (11 lessons)

Students explore energy sources and efficiency with hands-on activities for the classroom and home environments.

July 15, 2014
Get Current: Switch on Clean Energy Activity Book

Switching on clean energy technologies means strengthening the economy while protecting the environment. This activity book for all ages promotes energy awareness, with facts on different types of energy and a variety of puzzles in an energy theme.

July 2, 2014
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How Much Do You Spend?

Ever wonder how much you spend on energy a year? We're breaking down the numbers for you.

June 26, 2014
Energy Department Launches Microgrid Competition to Support Resiliency in Communities Across America

WASHINGTON – Today, the Energy Department launched the Microgrid 2014 MVP Challenge, a competition to support resiliency and adaptation in communities across America.

June 20, 2014
Energy for Keeps: Electricity and Renewable Energy Teacher Information

Find multi-disciplinary student activities on topics including earth science, environmental science, physical science, social studies, math, and language arts. Activities provided include The Energy Times, Going for a Spin: Making a Model, Steam Turbine and Getting Current: Generating Electricity Using a Magnet, Watt's My Line?, Grime Scene Investigation, Renewable Energy Action Project: What's in Your Energy Portfolio?

March 24, 2014
Sun Rises on Tribal Energy Future in Nevada

The Moapa Band of Paiute in Nevada makes history with the first utility-scale solar project on tribal land.