Energy generation and storage have a huge global impact on our lives - from decisions about the use of fossil fuels and their effect on our environment, to the development of cleaner, more modern ways to create and store energy.
What gas does the burning of coal produce?
Where can shale gas deposits be found?
In the water
Most of the UK's oil supply is made into what?
Natural gas is most commonly produced where?
In landfill sites
Nuclear energy is created by splitting the atoms of which material?
In 2018, what proportion of the UK's electricity was generated by renewable resources?
Around a tenth
Around a third
Around a half
What do solar panels use to harness the Sun's light?
Plant and animal material
What does biomass energy involve?
Growing plants specifically for burning
Recycling plastics to burn
Collecting the waste from landfill and burning it
What is a tidal barrage?
A collection of rubbish that blocks a river
A dam that is used to generate energy from tidal forces
A dam built to stop water flow and create a reservoir
What is the name of the mechanism that can be used to transfer kinetic energy in a bicycle?
A chain and sprocket
A kinetic-pumped storage system