Comparison of electricity production costs from fossil and renewable energy sources
The production costs for electricity from fossil and renewable energy sources are shown in a table along with additional information.
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The students could discuss why there is still opposition to changes that would have lasting benefits for the climate, environment, economy, and each and every person.
An inquiry task on “How does the energy exchange work?” could be an interesting assignment for students in upper grade levels.
Another possible inquiry task could be to find out the details of how the local energy supplier establishes the end-consumer price.