The Institution of Engineering & Technology
Boasts the largest professional engineering society in Europe. It promotes the advancement of electrical, electronic, software and manufacturing science and engineering. Eurelectric - Association representing the common interests of the European Electricity Industry and its worldwide affiliates and associates.
UK Power Networks - Power Up
Designed to teach children/ young people the ‘’Dangers of Electricity’’ inside and outside the home and electricity related topics.
Our interactive website, called Power Up! Not only offers a wide range of safety resources online it is also packed full of useful information about electricity and keeping safe for 7 – 14 year olds, teachers and parents. With games, quizzes and interesting facts about electricity, it’s designed to support the Key Stages 2 and 3 electricity curriculum in an engaging and exciting way.
IEE - Sector Panels page
The IEE has set up a number of Sector Panels to assist in policy formation. The Sector Panels provide expert inputs and advice in responding to key Government consultations.
Education Resources from ENA Member Companies
Northern Powergrid: The Fusebox
For younger visitors, The Fusebox area at the Northern Powergrid website is packed full of games, activities and facts about electricity. Featuring Vic Voltage, Billy Brightspark and Lola Livewire.
Western Power Distribution
Educating children to stay safe around electrical equipment is extremely important and Western Power Distribution help to spread awareness of this through their two Power Discovery Truck that are available to visit schools across the whole of the region. The trucks are responsible for educating and spreading the message of staying safe around the network and reach around 18,000 children every year.
Useful teaching themes to help encourage children to think about electrical hazards plus leaflets and brochures from the existing SP PowerSystems range.
Educational information from the National Grid.
United Utilities: Education & Training Resource Homepage
United Utilities offer a range of education resources for teachers and students. They have divided the resources into the National Curriculum Key Stages to help you find what you want more easily.