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Peacock Middle > Encore Team > Ms. Smith

Ms. Lea Smith, Technology Education
Peacock Middle School
(630)773-1232, Ext. 544

Presentation Aides

  • Intro to PowerPoint (PowerPoint)
  • www.cooltext.com
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  • Keywords & Websites for Energy Research Project

  • General

  • Vision Trust, Inc.
  • www.nrel.gov/
  • www.energy.gov
  • http://www.ucsusa.org/
  • http://www.newton.dep.anl.gov/aasinfo.htm
  • www.eia.doe.gov
  • http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energyfacts/
  • www.renewableenergyaccess.com/rea/home
  • www.eere.energy.gov
  • www.energyquest.ca.gov
  • www.GreenEnergyOhio.org
  • http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/energy/?source=NavEnvEnergy
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  • Fossil Fuels

  • www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energyfacts/sources/non-renewable/oil.html
  • www.newton.dep.anl.gov/askasci/eng99/eng99187.htm
  • http://www.coalonline.org/site/coalonline/content/home
  • http://www.naturalgas.org/
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  • Air Pollution, Environmental Impact

  • Greenhouse effect, climate change
  • Recycling energy
  • http://www.carbonfootprint.com/
  • www.grida.no/climate/vital/01.htm
  • www.nutramed.com/environment/carsepa.htm
  • www.smogcity.com/welcome.htm
  • www.epa.gov/students/
  • www.loe.org
  • www.ohvec.org/ (mountaintop removal)
  • http://www.environmentillinois.org/home
  • http://action.sierraclub.org/site/PageNavigator/E-Newsletters/Pressroom
  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=84zIj_EdQdM&feature=player_embedded
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  • Alternative Transportation Fuels

  • Hydrogen fuel cells
  • Fusion power
  • Brazil, ethanol
  • http://www.pbs.org/nbr/site/onair/transcripts/ev_impact_on_power_grid_110330/
  • www.energyquest.ca.gov/transportation/
  • http://www1.eere.energy.gov/hydrogenandfuelcells/
  • www.fueleconomy.gov
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  • Nuclear Energy

  • Recycling nuclear waste
  • Chernobyl, Ukraine
  • Three-Mile Island, Pennsylvania
  • http://www.angelfire.com/extreme4/kiddofspeed/index.html
  • http://www.anl.gov/Media_Center/Public_Information/pi110314.html (Fukushima)
  • www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energyfacts/sources/non-renewable/nuclear.html
  • http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=worlds-largest-movable-structure-seal-chernobyl-reactor&WT.mc_id=SA_CAT_ENGYSUS_20110317
  • www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/basic-ref/students.html
  • www.kids.net.au/encyclopedia-wiki/nu/Nuclear_power
  • www.anl.gov/Media_Center/News/2005/testimony050616.html
  • http://library.thinkquest.org/2763/Electricity/Generating/Nuclear.html
  • http://www.dipity.com/cqchoi/Chernobyl/
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  • Geothermal

  • http://geothermal.marin.org/
  • https://inlportal.inl.gov/portal/server.pt/community/geothermal/422/what_is_geothermal_energy_
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  • Wind Energy

  • wind farms, birds
  • http://windeis.anl.gov/guide/basics/index.cfm
  • http://www1.eere.energy.gov/windandhydro/wind_basics.html
  • www.awea.org
  • http://www.windpoweringamerica.gov/wind_maps_none.asp
  • http://cr.middlebury.edu/es/altenergylife/alternative_power_sources.htm
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  • Solar Energy

  • www.ases.org
  • http://www.eere.energy.gov/topics/solar.html
  • www.btfsolar.com
  • http://www.ese.ogi.edu/~waldemer/solarpaper.htm
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  • Hydroelectricity

  • http://www.wvic.com/
  • http://www.alternative-energy-news.info/technology/hydro/wave-power/
  • http://www.consumersenergy.com/uploadedFiles/CEWEB/SHARED/LudingtonPumpedStorage.pdf
  • http://www1.eere.energy.gov/windandhydro/hydro_technologies.html
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pumped-storage_hydroelectricity
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  • Biomass/Biofuels

  • bioenergy, corn, soybean, switch grass, wood waste, cow power
  • http://www1.eere.energy.gov/biomass/biomass_basics_faqs.html
  • http://www.michigan.gov/dleg/0,1607,7-154-25676_25753---,00.html
  • http://cr.middlebury.edu/es/altenergylife/alternative_power_sources.htm
  • http://www.thegreencarwebsite.co.uk/biofuels.asp
  • Mars and Space Travel

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    Last modified: Saturday, April 28, 2012


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