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Alternative energy sources /

Type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Science at the edge. Publisher: Chicago : Heinemann Library, c2003Edition: 1st ed.Description: 64 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 1403403228.Subject(s): MYP - Science | Middle Years Programme | |
Contents:
Fossil fuelled world -- Generating electricity -- Storing energy -- Harnessing the wind -- Trapping light -- Hydro power -- Geothermal power -- Nuclear energy -- Biopower -- The future of renewable sources -- Summary spread -- Time line.
Summary: Discusses the world's dependence on fossil fuels and the damage it is doing to the environment, and looks at alternative, renewable sources of energy, including solar, wind, wave, geothermal, nuclear, and bioenergy.
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NF 333.75 C Resources and conservation. NF 333.75 L Vanishing forests / NF 333.79 M Energy resources : NF 333.79 M Alternative energy sources / NF 333.79 R The end of oil : on the edge of a perilous new world / NF 333.79 S Kicking the carbon habit : NF 333.79 W What energy sources should be pursued? /

Includes bibliographical references (p. 63) and index.

Fossil fuelled world -- Generating electricity -- Storing energy -- Harnessing the wind -- Trapping light -- Hydro power -- Geothermal power -- Nuclear energy -- Biopower -- The future of renewable sources -- Summary spread -- Time line.

School Library Journal, January 2003

Horn Book, April 2003

Discusses the world's dependence on fossil fuels and the damage it is doing to the environment, and looks at alternative, renewable sources of energy, including solar, wind, wave, geothermal, nuclear, and bioenergy.

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