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Power House

Learn about green energy options with this self-sustaining house

Item #: WPHS-300

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Recommended for age 10 and up with adult supervision.

Availability: In stock

Power House

Introduce young scientists to the concepts of renewable energy, sustainable living, and much more with the Power House kit. The Power House is a one-of-a-kind model house that uses principles of solar energy, wind power, and greenhouses to create a self-sustained system. Ecologically-minded kids will follow a 64-page, full-color manual as it guides them through construction and utilization of the Power House and its alternative energy systems. The wealth of knowledge to be gained from the Power House kit's 100+ hands-on experiments is immeasurable, making the Power House a must-have for anyone excited about renewable energy and alternative resources.

What's Included?
  • 64-page, full-color instruction manual
  • Power House polystyrene parts
  • Solar cell
  • Electric motor
  • Solarium cover
  • Propeller
  • Large dowel
  • LED light
  • Thermometer
  • Two connecting wires
  • Four contact clips
  • Three plastic pots
  • Three fastening clips
  • Black bottle (solar collector) with lid
    and more…enough to conduct over 100 alternative energy experiments!
How Does It Work?

By using experiments in different forms of renewable energy including wind power, solar power, and plant energy, the Power House becomes a self-sustaining building.

What Does It Teach?

The Power House provides a comprehensive look into the world of alternative energy. Hands-on experiments allow young scientists to see renewable resources in action as  part of a working, self-sustaining structure. The Power House kit features hands-on experiments that cover topics like:
  • Insulating construction materials
  • Heat and heat transfer
  • Temperature
  • Heat and light from the sun
  • Solar collectors
  • Humidity and evaporation
  • Air conditioning
  • Electricity from sunlight
  • Wind power
  • Energy from plants

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