Process

1. Use the websites listed below to find information on your energy source that you are researching.  Make sure to mark which websites gave you the information for your works cited pages.

General Information on Renewable and Non-Renewable Resources

Energy Resources

Energy Story

Renewable Energy

Energy Kids

Energy Guide

 OIL

Oil - aneasy-to-read explanation
http://www.depweb.state.pa.us/justforkids/cwp/view.asp?a=3&q=472741

Petroleum (Oil) - A fossil fuel
http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energyfacts/sources/

Energy source: oil - ananimation
http://www.eon-uk.com/EnergyExperience/351.htm

Petroleum
http://www.sustainableenergy.qld.edu.au/sources/petroleum.htm

COAL

Coal - an easy-to-read explanation
http://www.depweb.state.pa.us/justforkids/cwp/view.asp?a=3&q=472755

Coal - a fossil fuel
http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energyfacts/sources/

Coal
http://www.edugreen.teri.res.in/EXPLORE/n_renew/coal.htm

Energy source: traditional coal - ananimation
http://www.eon-uk.com/EnergyExperience/353.htm

NATURAL GAS

Natural gas - aneasy-to-read explanation
http://www.depweb.state.pa.us/justforkids/cwp/view.asp?a=3&q=472748

Natural gas - A fossil fuel
http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energyfacts/sources/

Oil and gas
http://www.edugreen.teri.res.in/EXPLORE/n_renew/oil.htm

Natural gas
http://library.thinkquest.org/C004471/tep/en/traditional_energy/natural_gas.html

NUCLEAR

Nuclear energy -an easy-to-read explanation
http://www.depweb.state.pa.us/justforkids/cwp/view.asp?a=3&q=472762

Nuclear energy (uranium)- Energy fromatoms
http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energyfacts/sources/

Nuclear energy - Fission and fusion
http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter13.html

Nuclear energy
http://www.energychest.net/energy_sources/es_nuclear.html

PROPANE

Science Links

Propane

Use Propane

Propane

 

 
WIND ENERGY

Wind energy
http://www.depweb.state.pa.us/justforkids/cwp/view.asp?a=3&q=472629

Wind energy
http://www.kidcyber.com.au/topics/windenerg.htm

Wind energy
http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter16.html

Wind energy
http://www.energy.com.au/energy/ea.nsf/Content/Kids+Wind

SOLAR ENERGY

Solar energy
http://www.kidcyber.com.au/topics/solar.htm

Solar energy
http://www.depweb.state.pa.us/justforkids/cwp/view.asp?a=3&q=472657

Solar energy
http://www.energy.com.au/energy/ea.nsf/Content/Kids+Sun

Solar energy - an animation
http://www.eon-uk.com/EnergyExperience/355.htm

GEOTHERMAL  ENERGY

Geothermal
http://www.depweb.state.pa.us/justforkids/cwp/view.asp?a=3&q=472734

Geothermal
http://www.energy.com.au/energy/ea.nsf/Content/Kids+Geothermal

Geothermal energy
http://www.sustainableenergy.qld.edu.au/sources/geo.html

GEO : Geothermal Education Office
http://geothermal.marin.org/

HYDROPOWER ENERGY

What is hydropower?
http://www.depweb.state.pa.us/justforkids/cwp/view.asp?a=3&q=472727

Hydropower - Energy from moving water
http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energyfacts/sources/renewable/water.html

Hydro electricity
http://www.energy.com.au/energy/ea.nsf/Content/Kids+Hydro

Energy Source: Hydroelectric - an animation
http://www.eon-uk.com/EnergyExperience/356.htm

BIOMASS ENERGY

Biomass
http://www.depweb.state.pa.us/justforkids/cwp/view.asp?a=3&q=472685

BIOMASS -- Energy from wood, rubbish, and agricultural waste
http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energyfacts/sources/renewable/biomass.html

Biomass Energy
http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter10.html

Landfill
http://www.energy.com.au/energy/ea.nsf/Content/Kids+Landfill

Energy source: Biomass - an animation
http://www.eon-uk.com/EnergyExperience/354.htm