TLF ID M014390
This is a web resource about reducing reliance on coal-fired power that provides a student activity accompanied by a teacher guide. It describes a class activity in which students debate the best way to reduce reliance on coal as a source of electricity. The activity requires students to research supporting evidence based on health, employment, economy and environmental benefits to assist them to argue their position. The resource provides a selection of potential solutions for reducing reliance on coal to serve as the basis for the debate, links to websites representing different points of view about coal-fired power, and a printable research learning tool.