Resource page including articles and career profiles related to the environment.
Learn about the potential of algae as a material for making biofuel.
Wind energy generates a lot of electricity in Canada. But wind turbines can be dangerous for wildlife.
Ethanol is a biofuel that can power a car. Learn about the enzymes, catalysts and processes like fermentation involved in ethanol production.
Take a tour of different rooms in your home. Which items in each room use electricity? How do you know they use electricity?
Hydrogen’s tendency towards combustion is what makes it both a dangerous chemical element and a useful energy source.
Sometimes, power plants make too much electricity. Energy storage technologies can help! They store the extra electricity and release it when demand goes up.
Biofuels are a renewable energy resource that can often substitute for fossil fuels. Why are biofuels promising, and why aren’t we using more of them?
Wind power is a growing source of electricity generation. But wind projects often affect local wildlife populations, and researchers are using environmental monitoring techniques to alleviate some of these impacts.