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Title: Green Technology: Sustaining the Earth
Url: http://wimedialab.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/ate10.sci.engin.syste...
Publisher: WGBH Educational Foundation
Description: In this interactive activity produced for Teachers' Domain, explore five different areas of research and innovation in green technology: renewable energy and conservation; green building; transportation; manufacturing; and pollution and waste management. Within the categories, investigate examples of innovations in solar power, biofuels, energy efficiency, materials efficiency, planes and trains, automobiles, electronic paper, consumer electronics, carbon capture and storage, and bioremediation. The lesson is accompanied by a background essay, standards alignment, and discussion questions. Users who sign up for a free account can save the resource and download the lesson as well.
LC Classification: Technology -- Building construction -- Architectural engineering. Structural engineering of buildings -- Sustainable buildings
Technology -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Environmental pollution -- Pollution control methods
Technology -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Industrial and factory sanitation -- Industrial and factory wastes -- Waste control in special industries, plants, processes, etc., A-Z
Technology -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Municipal refuse. Solid wastes -- Integrated solid waste management
Technology -- Manufactures -- Production management. Operations management -- Environmental aspects
Technology -- Mechanical engineering and machinery -- Renewable energy sources
Technology -- Technology (General) -- Technical education. Technical schools
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Natural history (General) -- Nature conservation. Landscape protection. Biological diversity conservation. Endangered species and ecosystems (General). Habitat conservation. Ecosystem management. Conservation biology
GEM Subject: Vocational Education -- Technical
Science -- Technology
Science -- Engineering
Science -- Ecology
Vocational Education -- Trade and industrial
Key Concept: Environmental engineering -- Sustainability
Environmental engineering -- Pollution
Environmental engineering -- Waste collection
Environmental engineering -- Energy sources
Date Issued: 2011-02-11
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Lesson Plans
MovingImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Overviews
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Sound (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: flash
html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: WGBH Educational Foundation
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2012-05-24 11:29:31 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2012-05-24 11:37:19 (W3C-DTF)
Source Type: ATE Project
Source: ATE Projects
Full Record Views: 21
Resource URL Clicks: 3
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