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Factsheet 1
1. BP Statistical Review of World Energy 2003, cited in Understanding Renewable Energy Systems.,Volker Quaschning, Earthscan 2005.
The 2005 BP Statistical Review confirms this estimate.
The same source estimates that only coal reserves will be available for a longer period.

2. Understanding Renewable Energy Systems.,Volker Quaschning, Earthscan 2005, p.13.

Factsheet 2
1. Decentralising Power: an energy revolution for the 21st century, summary of Greenpeace report
(full report available on-line at: www.greenpeace.org.uk/DecentralisingPower).

Factsheet 3
Most of the facts in this sheet are taken from Dictionary of Energy, Cutler J Cleveland and Christopher Morris, Elsevier 2006.

Factsheet 4
1. Energy Systems and Sustainability, Chapter from T206, Energy for s Sustainable Future, Open University 2003.
2. Figure from web-site http://www.greenelectricity.org/renewables.html.
3. Dictionary of Energy, Cutler J Cleveland and Christopher Morris, Elsevier 2006.
4. Energy Systems and Sustainability

Factsheet 5
1. Diagram is taken from Decentralising Power: an energy revolution for the 21st century (available on-line at: www.greenpeace.org.uk/DecentralisingPower) and
based on Government figures (The Energy Review, Performance and Innovation Unit,, 2002, figure taken from Table 1, Annex 6.
Available at www.number-10.gov.uk/su/energy/20.html).
2. Figure from Decentralising Power: an energy revolution for the 21st century.
3. Poster is taken from Decentralising Power: an energy revolution for the 21st century, summary of Greenpeace report.
4. Figure from Decentralising Power: an energy revolution for the 21st century, also quoted in Article 2.

Factsheet 6
Taken from the National Energy Foundation web-site (http://www.nef.org.uk/energyadvice/savingenergy.htm).

Factsheet 7
Taken from http://www.ase.org/uploaded_files/educatorlessonplans/wasting.pdf

 

Poster 1
Taken from The Guardian 30/11/05

Poster 2
Taken from Decentralising Power: an energy revolution for the 21st century, summary of Greenpeace report

Poster 3
The Home Energy Survey poster is taken from http://www.ase.org/uploaded_files/educatorlessonplans/wasting.pdf
The Wasting Energy poster is taken from
www.methuen.k12.ma.us/mnmcgrain/wasting_energy.htm-2K-Supplemental Result
[N.B. This link appears to be no longer operational]

Article 1
Taken from the Sunday Herald 27/11/05
Article 2
Taken from the Guardian 21/3/2006
Article 3a
Taken from the Guardian 28/10/05
Article 3b
Taken from the Guardian 31/20/05
Article 3c
Taken from the Guardian 31/10/05
Article 4
Taken from the Guardian 29/11/05

Glossary
Definitions are largely taken or adapted from Dictionary of Energy, Cutler J Cleveland and Christopher Morris, Elsevier 2006.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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