Renewable Energy Research, 1st Edition

  • Stuart A. Kallen
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  • ISBN-10: 1601522037
  • ISBN-13: 9781601522030
  • DDC: 333.79
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released August 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Inventors racing to replace fossil fuels in the twenty first century are embracing green tech solutions and cutting edge science. This is driving research in solar, wind, biomass, geothermal, and fuel cell technology. This title examines the science behind green technology in the following chapters: What Is Renewable Energy?; Heat and Light; Wind and Water; Biomass; and Hydrogen Fuel Cells.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Important Events in Renewable Energy Research.
Introduction: Investing in the Future.
1: What Is Renewable Energy?.
2: Heat and Light.
3: Wind and Water.
4: A New Generation of Biofuels.
5: Hydrogen and Fuel Cells.
Source Notes.
Facts about Renewable Energy.
Related Organizations.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.