Energy Town

The town is going renewable

The mayor in Energy Town wants all of its electricity to be supplied by renewable sources. She thinks that building a wind farm could be a good idea and wants to find out more about this and other renewable sources. Click on one of the activities below and help the town go renewable. It's best to start with How will it work? and work your way through the activities in order, but you can start with any activity.

How will it work?

How will it work?

Let's find out how a wind turbine can make electricity - this one is connected to a joke machine!

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Where will it work?

Where will it work?

Help the town council decide where a wind farm should be built.

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How do we get the electricity where we need it?

How do we get the electricity where we need it?

Work out the best route for the new power lines to join the new renewable power station to the town.

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How much energy do we need?

How much energy do we need?

Take control of Energy Town's power supplies for one day. Let's see how you handle the different scenarios whilst trying to keep the town happy!

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