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 what material?
In 2018, what proportion of the UK's energy was produced by renewable sources?
Around a tenth
Around a third
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 are the two main types of batteries used in homes?
Single-use and dual-use
Single-use and triple-span
Single-use and rechargeable