Vast amounts of electricity are required by the Boyne Smelter to produce aluminium.
The electricity comes from Queensland's coal-fuel power stations.
Global warming and consequences of fossil fuel consumption will not be dismissed.
Alternative energy souces must be implemented to reduce CO2 emissions from coal-fired power stations.
This webquest investigates the options for supplying 10% of the Boyne Smelter's power requirements from alternative energy sources.
Author: Zoe Bennett
Key Learning Areas: Science;
Grade Levels: Secondary / High School;
Last Updated: 28 September 2007