Alternative Energy: Beyond Fossil Fuels

Alternative Energy: Beyond Fossil Fuels

by Dana Meachen Rau


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We rely on energy to fuel our activities, but fossil fuels cause pollution. And their supply is running out. What can you do? Alternative energy sources such as water, wind, and sun provide a promising and environmentally friendly solution to our looming energy crisis. And simply conserving energy can help your family save money while protecting the planet. Join the Green Generation. Together we can make a world of difference.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780756555542
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Series: Green Generation
Pages: 64
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.31(d)
Age Range: 11 - 12 Years

About the Author

Dana Meachen Rau is an author, editor, and illustrator of children’s books. She has written more than 100 books for children, many of them nonfiction in subjects including astronomy, history, and geography, as well as numerous biographies. She lives in Burlington, Connecticut, with her husband and two children.

Table of Contents

Running on empty — Solar energy : living off the grid — Wind energy : Old MacDonald had a turbine — Geothermal energy : Earth working for us — Hydro energy : going with the flow — Biomass energy : moving toward change — Saving energy is a solution, too!

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