EcoKIDS

 

How can you be more sustainable?

CFL Light Bulbs
Recycle
Ride your bike
Take the bus

 

Drive a hybrid
Turn down the heat
Recharge batteries
Read eco-news

 

EcoJOKES

Why did the foolish gardener plant a light bulb?
 Answer: He wanted to grow a power plant!

How do energy-conscious people feel about wind power?
Answer: They’re blown away!

What does the nuclear scientist do in his spare time?
 Answer: Goes fission!

In which part of the jail are energy criminals kept?
 Answer: The fuel cells!

What is a renewable energy source that is used every day at your school?
  Answer: Brain power!

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration

 

Activity Pages

Have some fun while learning about EcoCAR 2 and advanced vehicle technologies!

 

Design a Decal Contest

Do you want to design a decal that goes on our Penn State vehicle? Here’s your chance! Submit designs to pennstateecocar@gmail.com.

Types of Energy

 Solar Energy

 

Wind Energy
Fossil Fuels
Ethanol

 

Resources

For more information about energy, sustainability and “going green,” please visit the following websites for kids: