Our climate is changing fast, partly because of our energy use. Everything from turning on a light to driving a car consumes energy. Can new energy technology help combat climate change? Discover how scientists and engineers are testing out new sources of energy and what you can do to reduce your personal energy use.
About the Author
Rebecca E. Hirsch, PhD, is the author of numerous books about science, nature, and geography for children. She lives with her husband and three children in State College, Pennsylvania. You can visit her online at rebeccahirsch.com.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 What is Climate Change? 4
Chapter 2 Climate and Energy 8
Chapter 3 Energy-Smart Inventions 17
Chapter 4 Energizing the Future 22
What You Can Do 28
Climate Change Timeline 29
Learn More about Energy Technology 31