BIOMASS and BIOFUEL are terms that have been discussed increasingly during the past two decades, as we talk about society's energy needs. As we crave fruits and vegetables shipped from other countries, enjoy the convenience of driving cars, and yearn to jet long distances on vacations, we also face diminishing amounts of fossil fuels that help achieve these desires! However, there is also some GOOD NEWS on the "energy horizon." Motivated individuals have been developing new technologies to help solve our current energy woes, and their creative companies are spreading these new ideas around the globe! Learn about these new energy industries and see if one of these areas is a good fit for yourjob future.
*This lesson features videos from KnowitAll's Let's Go Careers Series
Learn how our energy future can be changed by studying BIOMASS and BIOFUEL ,and how students can prepare for a great job in the area of "recycling fuel".
Other Instructional Materials or Notes:
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Spiral notebook / pen or pencil ( for notetaking)
Cell phone w/ video recording capabilities
Art Supplies: white and colored paper/ thin-tip and regular tip colored markers/glue/ magazines/scissors