Renewable Energy/Energy Efficiency

Local Efforts to "Go Green" in Shrewsbury

SELCO Go Green!

Oak Middle School Solar Project

SELCO Green Light Renewable Power

 

Renewable Energy

Energy Kids

US Department of Energy
Information and project ideas for many types of renewable energy and energy conservation.

NREL in My Backyard
Online tool that estimates how much electricity can ge generated through wind or solar power for any location (including your backyard) in the US

Eco Ideas
Very cool site that has lots of eco-themed engineering ideas

Renewable Energy Project Plans
Great ideas for energy-focused engineering projects including wind turbines, solar ovens, and hydro generators.

Wind Energy (Wind Turbines)

Learn About Wind Energy

Cape Wind
(Wind mill farm being created off of Cape Cod)

FAQs about Wind Energy (pdf)

Geothermal Energy

Drilling Into a Hot Volcano

Energy Science Fair Projects

Energy Quest Science Projects

Energy Kids Science Fair

KidWind Science Fair Ideas