Energy Literacy

SPE Calgary's Energy Literacy initiative is a group of engaged, technical members that are developing fun and accessible ways for Calgarians to interact with and learn about the energy industry, with the aim of fostering a community that is well-versed in Energy Literacy. 


Fracking With Jell-o!


Fracking with Jell-O is was designed as a fun and accessible way to introduce kids to concepts relevant to hydraulic fracturing.

Would you like us to run this experiment in your classroom or at your event?

Would you like some kits to run this experiment on your own?

Use the Energy Literacy Form to get more information on this great experiment including how you can order kits from SPE Calgary! 

How Important Is Petroleum?

Oil is primarily a transportation fuel.

Natural gas is a generating fuel for electricity, and is also used for heating homes.

Other important products that comes from petroleum include plastics, rubbers, soaps, asphalt, and many more!

Interested in quantifying your carbon footprint? Try ENERGYminute's carbon calculator to learn more.

For more information see:

Earth Science for Society

CAPP ENERGYminute energy4me
Fracking with Jell-O is was designed as a fun and accessible way to introduce kids to concepts relevant to hydraulic fracturing.

Would you like us to run this experiment in your classroom or at your event?

Would you like some kits to run this experiment on your own?

Use the Energy Literacy Form to get more information on this great experiment including how you can order kits from SPE Calgary! 

How Important Is Petroleum?

Oil is primarily a transportation fuel.

Natural gas is a generating fuel for electricity, and is also used for heating homes.

Other important products that comes from petroleum include plastics, rubbers, soaps, asphalt, and many more!

Interested in quantifying your carbon footprint? Try ENERGYminute's carbon calculator to learn more.

For more information see:

CAPP energy4me
ENERGYminute Earth Science for Society
What Do We Do?

SPE Calgary Section focuses on Energy Literacy for both its members and the public. You can often find us presenting at conferences, doing live demonstrations for K-12 schools and creating great events to help encourage educational and informative discussion with the public, such as field tours, panel discussions and documentary screenings. 

Catch Us At

February 13/14 Calgary Teacher's Convention
Telus Convention Center 
February 2020 Facility Tour
SAIT
March 15-17 ESfS Geoscience Outreach Exhibition
Big Four Building


Ready To Get Involved?


For more information on upcoming Energy Literacy events, or if you would like to have us host a classroom session please contact us via the form below or reach out to us at energy@specalgary.com


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Meet our great team promoting Energy Literacy in Calgary:

Committee

00100sPORTRAIT_00100_BURST20180804110042417_COVER.jpgKim Nguyen - Lead
Cona Resources
No_Picture.pngKyle Griep
Enerplus
No_Picture.pngDarren Smith
Sporule
No_Picture.pngNick Robbins
CNRL
kevinKevin Unrau
Hicks IP Law
No_Picture.pngJulio Jimenez



Members-at-large

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IDS Datanet
Majid_Tariq_Sized.pngMajid Tariq
Bitco Services

YP Energy Squad

No_Picture.pngBett Mak Bryson Hickock
No_Picture.pngLei Xiao Bita Malekian
Maha Hassanin Kate Li
Dinah Abban-Ampiah