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Electricity Generation: Non-Renewables

Media: DVD
DUR: 27 mins
Product Code: EGNR
Price: £49.00

Fossil Fuels and nuclear energy still account for over 60% of the UK's electricity generation and in some countries their use is even on the rise.  As well as containing clear explanations and graphics to illustrate how energy from coal, gas and uranium is used to generate electricity, this resource explores the pros and cons of each fuel source.  It includes debates around nuclear safety, fracking and carbon capture and storage.  Used together with the "Electricity Generation: Renewables" DVD, it will provide students with a complete insight into current energy debates. 


Suggested exam board specification links

AQA

GCSE Physics Unit P1.4 Methods we use to generate electricity
Subsection P1.4.1 Generating Electricity

OCR

GCSE 21st Century Science Physics Module 3 Sustainable Energy
GCSE Gateway Science Module P2 Living for the Future (Energy Resources)

Cambridge

IGCSE Physics 1.7 Work Energy and Power
1.7.2 Energy Resources

Edexcel

International GCSE in Physics Section 4 Energy Resources and Energy Transfer
GCSE Physics Unit P1 Topic 5 Generation and Transmission of Electricity

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