Fuelling the Future—Canada’s Energy Resources
Part 1: Canada’s Energy Picture
Exploring Canada’s Energy Resources
- Centre for Energy
Page 316: Information on Coal
The Centre for Energy website provides all you need to know about coal, including a historical overview of coal use, the relationship between coal use and the environment, and careers in energy.
- Suncor Energy
Page 320: Tar Sands
Visit the Suncor website for the latest news and information on Canada’s Athabasca tar sands.
Part 2: Global Warming
A Hot Topic: Why Temperatures are Rising
- Climate Change Kids Site
Page 330: Carbon-oxygen Cycle
The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provides a website with interactive, easy to understand demonstrations of what the carbon-oxygen cycle is, and how it is affected by human activity.
Part 3: Energy for the Future
- New Energy Projects, 2004-2006
Page 339: Clean Energy Projects: An Interactive Map
View Ontario’s 20 newest clean energy projects using the Ministry of Energy’s interactive map.
- South Meager Geothermal Project
Page 341: South Meager Creek
Western GeoPower Corp., the company that holds the rights to the South Meager geothermal site, provides a website containing information on the South Meager Creek project.
- Enwave Energy Corporation
Page 341: Deep Lake Water Cooling System
The concept of cooling Toronto offices with deep lake water is outlined on the Enwave website. Click on the link to learn about these deep lake water cooling systems.
- Captain Ozone
Captain Ozone Comments on Hydrogen Fuel Cells
- BC Hydrogen Highway
Hydrogen Highway Provides a Description of Ballard Fuel Cells
Page 342: Hydrogen and Ballard Fuel Cells
Are you interested in learning more about these two types of fuel cells? Follow the links below to research each type of fuel cell and determine their similarities and differences.