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Energy Summer School

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Jordanstown campus

Centre for Sustainable Technologies
Dr Caterina Brandoni
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The Centre for Sustainable Technologies is hosting a one day free summer school, suitable for 15-18 year olds.


10am - 10:10am

Welcome to the Centre for Sustainable Technologies

10:10am - 11am

Introduction to Renewable Energy (solar, bio-mass, wind)

11am - 2pm

Practical activities in the CST laboratories

  • Build and test a solar charger for your phone
  • Assess the efficiency of Heat Pumps
  • Produce bio-gas from wood
12pm - 1pm

Lunch (provided)

2pm - 2:45pm

Discover the campus challenge

2:45pm - 3pm

Prizes and closing session

Spaces will be allocated on first-come first-served basis. Please register your interest by email to Dr Caterina Brandoni ( by Monday 6th August.

Register via email