Energy Sources, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1625133324
  • ISBN-13: 9781625133328
  • DDC: 333.79
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 9th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released October 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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Overview

Energy Sources , part of The Impact of Science and Technology series, examines our reliance on fossil fuels and their impact on the environment; the pros and cons of nuclear energy; the debate about biofuels; harnessing energy from the Sun, wind, and water; and energy in the future, from hydrogen fuel cells to solar power from space.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: A World of Energy.
2: Energy From Fossil Fuels.
3: Nuclear Energy.
4: Geothermals and Ambient Energy.
5: Bioenergy and Recycled Energy.
6: Solar Energy.
7: Wind Energy.
8: Water Energy.
9: Future Energy Sources.
Glossary.
Further Information.
Index.
About the Author.
About the Consultant.