Chapter P3 - Sustainable Energy for new course only


Sustainable Energy Without The Hot Air

The whole chapter is based on this great book by David Mackay.

Sustainable Energy - without the hot air Sustainable Energy - without the hot air
by David MacKay

Energy and Power

Energy Sources

Sankey Diagrams and Efficiency

Generating Electricity

PhET Faraday's Law animation - see how a voltage is induced (using just a coil of wire and a magnet), with this interactive animation.

PhET Generator animation - see how a generator works, with this interactive animation.

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