Energy Efficiency and Conservation

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Topic: Energy Efficiency

PowerPoint Presentations

Introduction to Energy Management PowerPoint presentation 
Introduction to Building Science PowerPoint presentation



Secondary Article: The Power Crisis in California March 2001
Intermediate Activity: Natural Refrigeration January 2002
Elementary/Intermediate: Electrolysis April/May 2004
Green Building December 2005
What's New in Energy Management? December 2005
Energy Chat with Wayne Chase December 2005
Career Chat with Sally Saftey October 2005
Intermediate Activity: EnergyGuide Labels April 2007
Elementary Activity: Most Wanted Energy Wasters April 2007
Career Chat: Paul Torcellinni,Section Supervisor,National Renewal Energy Laboratory February 2008
Intermediate and Secondary Level Activity: Energy House April 2009
Let There Be Light December/January 2012
Here's A Bright Idea December/January 2012
Primary and Elementary Actvitiy: Holiday Light Comparison December/January 2012
Primary and Elementary Activity: Holiday Lighting Comparison December/January 2012
Green Jobs February/March 2013

NEED Curriculum Guides in Spanish

Energy Conservation Contract

Energy Videos


Light Meter

How to Use a Light Meter

How to Use a Kill-a-Watt

Kill-a-Watt Scientist

Light Bulb Comparison

Light Fight

Low Flow Shower Head


Coloring Sheets

Saving Heat

More Awesome Extras!

NEED Book List
Graphics Library
Chemistry and Energy Efficiency
Energy Efficient Gingerbread House Activity
Energy Haunted House
Cost of a Thanksgiving Meal Activity
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