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The Greening of Energy

Media: DVD
DUR: 46 mins
Product Code: GREEN
Price: £49.00

Although renewable energies are seen as "clean and green", their development can often be cause for conflict. Some forms of renewable energy are also limited by weather and climate. Examine the pros and cons of a variety of renewable energy sources with this title that draws examples from the UK, India and Europe.  The de-carbonisation of energy is discussed, and Tidal, HEP, Wind, Solar, Biomass and Biogas are all considered.

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Endorsed for Edexcel Geography GCSE A and B  specifications (2016) and Geography GCE (2016) specification

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Testimonials

'This is one of your best programmes. It's crystal clear and gives lots of contrasting studies that teachers will welcome. It's also contemporary material that is not available elsewhere'.

Bob Digby, Former President of the Geographical Association. 

 

Suggested exam board specification links

AQA GCSE Unit 3.2 Challenges in the human environment 3.2.3 The challenge of resource management Resource management/Energy 3.2.3.1, 3.2.3.4
Cambridge iGCSE Theme 3 Ecpnomic development 3.5 Energy
Edexcel GCE Area 3 Physical Systems and Sustainability The Carbon Cycle and Energy Security 6.6
Edexcel GCSE A Component 2 Human Environment Topic 6 Resource Management 6.5, 6.6, 6.7
Edexcel GCSE B Component 3 People and Environment Issues Topic 9 Consuming energy resources 9.5, 9.6
OCR GCSE A Component 1 Living in the UK Today 1.3 UK Environmental Challenges 1.3.4, 1.3.5

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