News & information

Here you’ll find lots of news and information about the Pod and how to use it, as well as our fantastic offers and discounts.


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Summer holidays are here and we're making some exciting changes to the Pod!

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Pod school wins exciting visit from Captain Busta to raise awareness about recycling!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Why do I need to register for the Pod?

Registering for the Pod gives you access to our extensive range of teaching resources and campaigns. You and your students will be able to blog about your work too.… Read more

What is a 'Blog Code' and what do I do with it?

Your Blog Code allows your students to blog. It can be found on your My Account page. You will need to give it to your students so they can blog.… Read more

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About the Pod

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Launched in September 2008, the Pod EDF Energy's environmental education programme, now has over 20,000 registered schools and has engaged with over 10 million children.

The Pod provides free activities and materials for teachers to help them educate 4 to 14 year olds about Climate Science, Energy, Water, Waste, Biodiversity and Transport.

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How to use the Pod

Find out more about blogging, downloading resources, signing up to campaigns, and completing polls and campaigns surveys.

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Friends of the Pod

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The Pod has teamed up with Eco-Schools England to help schools progress along their sustainable journey. … Read more

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Met office

The Met Office and EDF Energy are working together, through the Pod, to help educate young people about weather and climate science.… Read more

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Wastebuster is designed to encourage children to minimise waste and carry their learning out of the classroom and into the home, the community and the wider world.… Read more

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Offers and discounts

Renewable energy kits

Renewable Energy Kits

Bring renewable energy generation to life in your classroom with our special offer of 10% off renewable energy kits.… Read more

Mini pods

10% off Minipods, Scooterpods & Streetpods!

Cyclepods Ltd offer a range of innovative bicycle and scooter parking solutions ideal for any nursery, primary or secondary school. All products are available in a range of bright colours and are made in the UK from 100% recycled and recyclable materials.… Read more

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