Lesson 3: Issues Related to Solar Energy
Solar energy is the key to any successful global transition. This transition will be complicated and overlap with many other areas of our lives. Many important issues are related to the transition to solar energy and a clean economy. Choose at least 2 of the topic areas below and read the related stories. Take note of what especially interests you, what jumps out, what makes you want to read more. The lists below are not exhaustive and are just meant to introduce broad areas; please dive deeper if you’re inspired.. If you know of additional topics and sources you’d like to share, please add into the quiz at the end of this lesson.
Corporate and Government Accountability
Science and Technology
Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s report “Completing the Picture: How the Circular Economy Tackles Climate Change“
Solar Energy and Land Use