Energy and Water


An award-winning multimedia resource for geography, citizenship and science.

The path out of poverty begins with clean water and sanitation.

Water Footprint

A waterfootprint is the total volume of freshwater that is used to produce the goods and services consumed by the individual, business or community.

Oxfam Education

Resources searchable by topic.

Low Impact

Harvesting rainwater for domestic or commercial use that would otherwise go down the drain.

Post Carbon Institute

A website of 28 of the world's leading minds in the areas of economic, social, and environmental sustainability. explores energy-related impacts on food, population and culture.

Green Streets

The Energy for Tomorrow Fund is a not for profit fund which helps organisations such as schools and community centres to become sustainable by installing microgeneration technologies such as solar panels.


Background information and teaching resources on solar energy.

Energy Saving Trust

An impartial organisation helping people to save energy and reduce carbon emissions.


Community Energy Scotland provide free advice, grant funding and finance for renewable energy projects developed by community groups to benefit their community.


Energy saving tips to help people reduce their carbon footprint.

See also

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