A Green-Powered Canada

Students will research and present on renewable energy in Canada – on resources currently being used and those in development.

80 Classrooms

Learning Outcomes

  • will have described at least one renewable type of power produced in Canada
  • will be able to confidently communicate the advantages and disadvantages of a variety of energy resources


Complete one of the following options. You will only be able to submit work and get credit for one option.

Option 1: A class debate

Students will research current energy production in Canada and hold a class debate on the role renewable energy will have in Canada’s energy future. 

Option 2: A research project on renewable energy

Students will research renewable energy in Canada and discuss its role in Canada’s energy future.



Please respect all school and governmental guidelines and restrictions surrounding COVID-19. Review the 2022 CEDC COVID-19 policy here. This challenge does NOT require students to participate in an in-person event.

Classrooms who have completed the challenge

Energy savings by the numbers

water_works 138,460 Litres of water conserved
hour_no_power 2,653 Hours of no power
take_home 107,182 Items Kept from Landfill