ERIC Number: ED175716
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Solar Energy - Solution or Pipedream?
This series of lessons and class activities is designed for presentation in a sequence of nine class days. The collection is intended to provide the student in advanced science classes with awareness of the possibilities and limitations of solar energy as a potential solution to the energy crisis. Included are discussion of the following: (1) Solar energy variables (weather, geography, and day/night problems); (2) Characteristics of solar heating and cooling; (3) Construction of a solar collection; (4) Electrical production by solar cell; and (5) Characteristics of solar electrical production. (RE)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Energy, Energy Conservation, Environmental Education, Science Education, Secondary Education, Solar Radiation
Mississippi Energy Extension Center, P.O. Box 5406, Mississippi State, MS 39762 (no price quoted)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Energy, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Mississippi State Univ., State College. Cooperative Extension Service.
Identifiers - Location: Mississippi