References and Further Readings
Framework for Science Education
A Framework for K-12 Science Education. Practices, Crosscutting Concepts, and Core Ideas.
Additional energy-related educational materials and activities from the Department of Energy
Additional energy-related educational materials and activities from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Interactive map of energy sources in the United States from the U.S. Energy Information Administration
Interactive tables with numbers for production, capacity, and other features of different energy sources, by country, adjustable for different units and years from the U.S. Energy Information Administration
Ask Nature resources on biomimicry
Production statistics from the U.S. Energy Information Administration
Using the interactive tables, teachers and students can get current data on how much energy comes from various sources such as nuclear, fossil fuels or renewables.
Renewable energy cost comparisons
Additional Photographic Collections
Alternative energy system