Research Sites



Solar energy:

http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter15.html
http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=solar_home

http://library.thinkquest.org/20331/types/solar/ (check out problems, advantages, and disadvantages)

Wind:

http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=wind_home-basics
http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter15.html
http://library.thinkquest.org/20331/types/wind/ (check out problems, advantages, and disadvantages)


Geothermal:

http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=geothermal_home-basics
http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter11.html
http://www1.eere.energy.gov/geothermal/faqs.html
http://library.thinkquest.org/20331/types/geotherm/ (check out problems, advantages, and disadvantages)


Biomass:

http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=biomass_home-basics
http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter10.html
http://library.thinkquest.org/20331/types/biomass/ (check out advantages and disadvantages)


Hydroeclectric:

http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=hydropower_home-basics
http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter12.html
http://library.thinkquest.org/20331/types/hydro/ (check advantages and disadvantages)


Nuclear energy:

http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/basic-ref/students.html
http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=nuclear_home-basics
http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter13.html
http://library.thinkquest.org/20331/types/fusion/(check advantages and disadvantages)

http://library.thinkquest.org/20331/types/fission/

Hydrogen power:

http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter20.html
http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=hydrogen_home-basics
http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/tech/hydrogen
http://www.odec.ca/projects/2006/wong6j2/hydrogen.html (check advantages and disadvantages)