eBook Student Guide To Energy, 1st Edition

  • John F. Mongillo
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  • ISBN-10: 0313377219
  • ISBN-13: 9780313377211
  • DDC: 621.042
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1190 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released January 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Overview

This multivolume resource is an excellent research tool for developing a working knowledge of basic energy concepts and topics.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
1: Energy and Energy Sources.
2: Petroleum.
3: Natural Gas.
4: Coal.
5: Nuclear Energy.
6: Books and other Reading Materials.
7: Government and Nongovernmental Organization Web Sites.
8: Energy Data.
9: Energy Time Line: 3000 B.C. to A.D. 2009.
10: Profiles.
11: Opportunities in Renewable and Nonrenewable Energy Careers.
12: Energy Product Developers and Manufacturers.
13: National Science Education Standards, Content Standards.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Contents.
1: Photovoltaic Solar Cells.
2: Concentrating Solar Power.
3: Passive Solar Energy and Active Solar Power Energy.
4: Hydrogen Fuel Cells.
5: Fuel Cells for Transportation and Homes.
6: Books and other Reading Materials.
7: Government and Nongovernmental Organization Web Sites.
8: Energy Data.
9: Energy Time Line: 3000 B.C. to A.D. 2009.
10: Profiles.
11: Opportunities in Renewable and Nonrenewable Energy Careers.
12: Energy Product Developers and Manufacturers.
13: National Science Education Standards, Content Standards.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Contents.
1: Wind Power.
2: Wind Power in the United States.
3: Global Wind Power and the Futuer.
4: Hydroelectric Power.
5: Ocean Tidal Power, Ocean Wave Power, and Ocean Thermal Energy.
6: Books and other Reading Materials.
7: Government and Nongovernmental Organization Web Sites.
8: Energy Data.
9: Energy Time Line: 3000 B.C. to A.D. 2009.
10: Profiles.
11: Opportunities in Renewable and Nonrenewable Energy Careers.
12: Energy Product Developers and Manufacturers.
13: National Science Education Standards, Content Standards.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Contents.
1: Geothermal Energy.
2: Countries Using.
3: Geothermal Heat Pumps.
4: Biomass, Biofuels, and Biogas.
5: Biodiesel Fuel.
6: Books and other Reading Materials.
7: Government and Nongovernmental Organization Web Sites.
8: Energy Data.
9: Energy Time Line: 3000 B.C. to A.D. 2009.
10: Profiles.
11: Opportunities in Renewable and Nonrenewable Energy Careers.
12: Energy Product Developers and Manufacturers.
13: National Science Education Standards, Content Standards.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Contents.
1: Go Green Energy Efficiency and Energy.
2: Go Green Schools.
3: Greener Homes and Greener Vehicles.
4: Green Buildings and Green Cities.
5: Renewable Energy Sestem For a Sustianable Future.
Books and other Reading Materials.
Government and Nongovernmental Organization Web Sites.
Energy Data.
Energy Time Line: 3000 B.C. to A.D. 2009.
Profiles.
Opportunities in Renewable and Nonrenewable Energy Careers.
Energy Product Developers and Manufacturers.
National Science Education Standards, Content Standards.
Index.
About the Author.