Renewable & Nonrenewable Energy Resources

Renewable & Nonrenewable Energy Resources

Videos

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Natural Resources of the Earth on YouTube

Natural Resources on BrainPOP Jr. 

Natural Resources on BrainPOP 

Energy Sources on BrainPOP Jr.

Energy Sources on BrainPOP

Fossil Fuels vs. Renewable Energy Sources on YouTube 

Fossil Fuels on BrainPOP

Fossil Fuels on Study Jams

Renewable Energy Explained in 2 1/2 Minutes on YouTube 

Renewable Energy 101 for Natural Geographic on YouTube

Renewable Energy 101 on YouTube 

Renewable Fuels on Study Jams

 

The Natural Resources that Create Renewable or Nonrenewable Energy

Crude Oil (Petroleum)

Crude Oil: Energy Source Fact File! (includes advantages and disadvantages of using) 

What is Petroleum (Crude Oil)?

 
 
 
 
Advantages and Disadvantages (click on oil and natural gas) 
 

Gas and Oil (video)

Fossil Fuels (video)  

 

Coal

Coal: Energy Source Fact File! (includes advantages and disadvantages of using)  

What is Coal?

How Coal Was Formed and How We Get Coal

 
 
 

Advantages and Disadvantages (click on coal)

 

Science Kids: Coal Facts

Kids Korner: Electricity from Coal

Fossil Fuels (video) 


Natural Gas

Natural Gas: Energy Source Fact File! (includes advantages and disadvantages of using) 

What is Natural Gas?

Where Natural Gas Comes From and How We Get It

 
 
 

Kids Korner: All About Natural Gas

Advantages and Disadvantages (click on oil and natural gas)  

Fossil Fuels (video)  


Water  (hydropower or hydroelectricity)

Hydroelectric Power: Energy Source Fact File! (includes advantages and disadvantages of using)   

Water Wheels 

Water Power

 

How Hydropower Energy Works #2 (diagram)

 
 
Water and Underground Heat (chart of advantages and disadvantages)
 
Advantages and Disadvantages (click on hydro-electric)  
 


Wind  (wind energy)

Wind: Energy Source Fact File! (includes advantages and disadvantages of using)  

Wind Power 

What is Wind Power?

Facts about Wind Power 

How Wind Energy Works (diagram)

How Wind Turns to Energy #1 (diagram)

 
Sun and Wind (chart of advantages and disadvantages)
 
Advantages and Disadvantages (click on wind)  
 

Wind Energy Facts

Wind Energy

Wind Energy (video)


Sun (solar energy or solar power)

Solar Power: Energy Source Fact File! (includes advantages and disadvantages of using)  

Solar Power 

Solar Power

How Solar Energy Works (diagram)

 
 

Science Kids: Solar Energy Facts

Sun and Wind (chart of advantages and disadvantages)

Solar Energy Facts

Advantages and Disadvantages (click on solar)  

Solar Energy (video) 

 

Underground Heat  (geothermal energy)

Geothermal: Energy Source Fact File! (includes advantages and disadvantages of using)   

Geothermal Energy

 
 
 
 
 
Water and Underground Heat (chart of advantages and disadvantages)
 
Advantages and Disadvantages (click on geothermal)  
 
 
 
Wood, Plants, Manure  (biomass energy)
 
Biomass: Energy Source Fact File! (includes advantages and disadvantages of using)   
 
 
 
 
 
Advantages and Disadvantages (click on biomass)  
 
 
 
 
Uranium Atoms    (nuclear energy)
 
Uranium (Nuclear Power): Energy Source Fact File! (includes advantages and disadvantages of using)   
 
 
 
 
 
Advantages and Disadvantages (click on nuclear)  
 
 
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