Alternative energy Project Rubric

You are an automotive engineer and have been given a task to design a car that runs on alternative energy. As you know, our country’s most valuable energy resource, fossil fuels is causing climate change. The mass amount of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gasses are affecting the global temperatures. Unfortunately, at this time, FORD has not been able to successfully design a car that uses alternative energy. Please design and build a prototype of a car that runs on alternative energy. Please enclose a letter that will also persuade automobiles companies to switch over to alternative energy cars . If we continue to use fossil fuels what will happen to earth’s climate.

Total: 100 points Due Wednesday  May 1

Blueprint of design 15
3d prototype identifies one of the alternative energies: solar, wind, hydroelectricity, biofuel, geothermal 40
Letter is persuasive typed and addresses problem and solution 25
Project reflects students best effort 10
Project is submitted on time 10