Through a digital children’s book, Pond Party, they help explain to children the complex issue of climate change in an understandable, fun and interactive way.
Created by Powershop, Australia’s greenest power company, the book uses data from your smart meter to shape a story that changes dependent on your household usage.
The better your home energy usage is, the better the story becomes and the better the “party” can be.
Beginning with an enthusiastic greeting by Goldie, kids are encouraged to plan and organise their own pond party, completing specific party planning tasks through separate chapters. And with the promise of a party and most importantly, being in charge of it, my eldest, Addison was eager to give it a go.
As Addi began ‘Chapter 1’ she was asked to invite friends to the pond party. The guest list numbers are the first thing shaped by how much energy your household…