Grade 9-12
On-Demand Webinar

Investing in the Future with Alternative Energy

March 11 7:00-8:00pm ET
Time: 60 mins,
Updated: January 19 2023,
Presenter: Theodore Opderbeck


Teachers will be able to:

  • Encourage students to evaluate the pros and cons of alternative energy.
  • Learn how investing in alternative energy can be an economic perspective.

This video is available to view for EconEdLink members only.

In this economics webinar, teachers will engage students to analyze the decision of governments to invest in alternative energy.


Teachers will be provided with several creative lessons that encourage students to evaluate the pros and cons of alternative energy investment from an economic perspective. The issue of whether or not to invest in alternative energy sources is a critical decision facing national governments today. This webinar will provide teachers with content knowledge and specific lesson plans and project ideas centered on the economics of alternative energy. Your students will love the opportunity to delve into one of the most important current issues as they are empowered to make decisions as informed citizens through creative lessons and project ideas.