August is National Inventors Month: Fair: Renewable Energy Project for Kids: Power from Water
The need to secure alternative energy sources rages on. Here is a good summary of the leading candidates emerging.
How To Make Your Own Solar Power Generator Infographic - The Solar power generated can light appliances up to which is used for many purposes.
How to Build a Wind Turbine. If you look closely you can see that it's nothing more than a plastic water bottle with cardboard (balsa wood?) top and bottom mounted on a dowel.
This is a challenge for students to create a wind powered car. Open it up as a challenge and have students use whatever materials they want to build the fastest car.
Renewable Energy Water Wheel Activity - Kids learn about potential energy, and mechanical energy, and how to make power from water with one of our favorite renewable energy projects for kids.
Water Storage New skills for survival : How to Make a Solar Still. Make your own distilled water from stream or lake water, salt water, or even brackish, dirty water, using these DIY Solar Still plans
Solar Heater Diagram - The Trombe Wall. How to build one at Mother Earth News
Experiment with renewable energy from the comfort of home by creating a pizza box solar oven! This simple experiment is a great way to learn about solar energy