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This website is a collection of resources for secondary teachers and learners on renewable energy sources.  It contains lesson plans and content support for clean energy technologies.  Detailed construction plans are provided for students to construct working models of solar ovens, wind turbines, hydroelectric generators, and biogas generators. Related links and backgrounders in renewable energy basics, solar heat, solar electricity, wind power, water power, biomass energy, and other clean energy technologies are also provided.
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bio-gas, biomass energy, energy, energy sources, hydroelectric energy, solar car, solar energy, solar oven, water-powered, wind energy, wind turbine
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Metadata instance created October 23, 2007 by Caroline Hall
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August 17, 2016 by Lyle Barbato
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January 1, 2011

This resource is part of a Physics Front Topical Unit.

Topic: Conservation of Energy
Unit Title: Energy Forms and Sources

For the teacher looking for an immersion experience in green energy for grades 6-12, this resource offers detailed labs with set-up instructions for constructing a wind turbine, solar oven, water-powered electric generator, and bio-gas generator.  Extensive content support is integrated throughout.

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(GreenLearning Canada, 2007), WWW Document, (http://www.re-energy.ca/).
Adventures in renewable energy technology (GreenLearning Canada, 2007), <http://www.re-energy.ca/>.
APA Format
Adventures in renewable energy technology. (2011, January 1). Retrieved April 19, 2024, from GreenLearning Canada: http://www.re-energy.ca/
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GreenLearning Canada. Adventures in renewable energy technology. GreenLearning Canada, January 1, 2011. http://www.re-energy.ca/ (accessed 19 April 2024).
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Adventures in renewable energy technology. GreenLearning Canada, 2007. 1 Jan. 2011. 19 Apr. 2024 <http://www.re-energy.ca/>.
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@misc{ Title = {Adventures in renewable energy technology}, Publisher = {GreenLearning Canada}, Volume = {2024}, Number = {19 April 2024}, Month = {January 1, 2011}, Year = {2007} }
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%0 Electronic Source %D January 1, 2011 %T Adventures in renewable energy technology %I GreenLearning Canada %V 2024 %N 19 April 2024 %8 January 1, 2011 %9 text/html %U http://www.re-energy.ca/

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