Energy and Environment solution

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Energy and Environment solution


Key Features

  • Understand energy and power, joules and watts

  • Energy storage and efficiency

  • Use of intelligent buildings

  • Includes wattmeter

  • ANSI version available - order code: LK7345-2A



This course provides an introduction to renewable energy generation and energy saving measures through intelligent building control. As such, it addresses the aims of a number of courses in Science and Technology. Curriculum, including experiments and teachers notes, is available from our resources page.

Topics include:

  • Advantages / disadvantages of renewable energy sources: photovoltaic, wind, wave, hydroelectric
  • Solar cells and their operation
  • Electricity generators
  • Solar heating and energy storage
  • Voltage regulation
  • Efficiency of a filament lamp and LED lamp
  • Insulation and double glazing
  • Energy efficient building design using microcontrollers