Teaching Energy

Whether you are teaching or studying sustainable energy, our resources will assist: books, leaflets, posters. Some are available to order in hard copy and others for download. See also our series of energy experiments on video. Schools in the Republic of Ireland can avail of these free of charge. Please email schools@seai.ie or phone us (01) 808 2049 to order. Keep up to date with new resources - sign up to our ezine.


Energy in Action LogoEnergy in Action: This is a new inquiry based programme for teachers to help young people learn about energy through the new Junior Cycle curriculum. Activities are suitable for Science, Home Economics, Geography and CSPE. All activites are available to download.
Ocean Energy Animation: An introduction to ocean energy, a new renewable energy technology being researched off the west coast in Ireland.
Sustainable Energy - What it means for You: A booklet providing information on energy, climate change, saving energy and renewable energy. A brief summary of the topic, might be of use for revision.  Download PDF here or order.
Your guide to renewable energy in the home:  This booklet gives an outlines of using renewable energy in the home. May be of use to teachers for background information.  Download PDF here
Your guide to electricity in the home: This booklet looks at the use of electricty in the home and explains energy labelling of appliances. May be of use to teachers for background information. Download PDF here or order.
A Guide to Building Energy Rating (BER): A useful guide to BER covering all aspects of BER and the cert. May be of use to teachers of Home Economics and Architectural Technology for background information. Download here or order.
"The Story of Energy" View or download an animated video by clicking here (low resolution version) or here ( high resolution version)
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