FUN GCSE Energy Resources Video


Do you want a fun hook for your class on energy resources? Or an entertaining video to use as part of homework? This video explains why energy resources are important (in a unique way!) and gives an introduction to the following:

  1. Fossil fuels
  2. Nuclear power
  3. Biofuels
  4. Wind energy
  5. Hydro-electricity
  6. Geothermal energy
  7. Tidal energy
  8. Solar energy
  9. Wave energy

This video is suitable for GCSE’s but can also be used as an introduction for year 6/7 and a reminder for A level students.

My name is Hayley Loren and I make fun science and engineering videos, primarily for GCSE level. I have a YouTube channel with a few playlists:

Engineering career
GCSE Science revision
Types of energy

Over the past 10 years I’ve worked within engineering, primarily the energy industry, as an engineer and project manager. I’ve worked on major energy construction projects around the world and in 2018 was awarded one of the Telegraph’s Top 50 Women in Engineering. Now I’m a full time science and engineering communicator, talking on stage and TV and I also create videos for corporate companies who do outreach to schools. I’m incredibly passionate about inspiring students about science and engineering which is why I create these videos. To find out more or to get in touch head to my website (


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Created: Aug 22, 2019

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