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Geothermal energy : harnessing the power of Earth's heat

Author: Mariel Bard
Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, [2018] ©2018
Series: Powered up! A STEM approach to energy sources
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Our planet contains a great deal of heat under its surface. Scientists have learned how to tap into this heat and use it as an alternative energy source. This book brings students inside Earth for an up-close look at how geothermal energy is created, harnessed, and used to power our world. Early elementary science curriculum is made highly-accessible and fun through full-color photographs and images. An emphasis on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Electronic books
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bard, Mariel.
Geothermal energy.
New York : PowerKids Press, [2018]
(DLC) 2017020731
(OCoLC)1004715125
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mariel Bard
ISBN: 9781508164661 1508164665
OCLC Number: 1018455515
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Introduction to geothermal heat --
Earth's layers --
History of geothermal energy --
Uncovering hot spots --
Creating electricity from steam --
Using earth's heat in your home --
Renewability and sustainability --
Environmental concerns --
New technology --
Our powerful planet.
Series Title: Powered up! A STEM approach to energy sources
Responsibility: Mariel E. Bard.

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Our planet contains a great deal of heat under its surface. Scientists have learned how to tap into this heat and use it as an alternative energy source. This book brings students inside Earth for an up-close look at how geothermal energy is created, harnessed, and used to power our world. Early elementary science curriculum is made highly-accessible and fun through full-color photographs and images. An emphasis on STEM topics addressed in the Next Generation Science Standards makes this the perfect resource for students looking to learn more about the science and engineering behind geothermal energy.

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