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Green power : eco-energy without pollution

Author: David Jefferis
Publisher: New York, NY : Crabtree Pub. Co., ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines ocean power, solar heating, and solar and wind turbines.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Jefferis
ISBN: 0778728579 9780778728573 0778728714 9780778728719
OCLC Number: 62679804
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 29 cm.
Contents: What is green power?: why we need power and why it needs to be clean --
Hydro electricity: using the power of moving water to spin turbines --
Ocean power: making electricity from the waves and the tides --
Solar heating: using the sun for heating homes and more --
Solar electricity: high-tech materials that use the energy in sunlight --
Wind turbines: clean power from energy in the wind --
Nuclear power: a possible answer to global warming problems --
Geothermal energy: using heat from the depths of the earth --
Biofuels: renewable energy from plants and animal waste --
Cleaner highways: vehicles running on alternative energy supplies --
Saving energy: easy and money-saving solutions to a greener future --
Coming soon?: New power possibilities, from power towers to fusion reactors --
Reference section --
Discovery timeline progress of power, from early steam engines to the solar age --
Glossary terms and concepts explained --
Index.
Responsibility: David Jefferis.
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Examines ocean power, solar heating, and solar and wind turbines.

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