Energy Lab

This online activity challenges students to design a renewable energy system for one of five different cities, each with different energy resource potential and budgets. Students can test their designs using real-time weather data in each city.

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Teaching Tips

Teaching Tips

Show "Video Intro" to students before they begin the game.

Have students choose two sites from different parts of the country to design renewable systems for so they grasp the idea of why different energy resources are used in each site.