Finding Out about Hydropower

Finding Out about Hydropower

by Matt Doeden

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Did you know people can turn the energy in rushing water into electricity? This hydropower can run the computer and the lights in your home. How exactly do we get it, though? And what is the impact on our environment? Read this book to find out all about hydropower.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467736596
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 08/01/2014
Series: Searchlight Books - What Are Energy Sources? Series
Pages: 40
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 670L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

About the Author

Matt Doeden began his career as a sports writer. Since then, he's spent more than a decade writing and editing children's nonfiction. Matt lives in Minnesota with his family.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 What is Hydropower? 4

Chapter 2 Producing Hydropower 11

Chapter 3 The Pros and Cons of Hydropower 21

Chapter 4 Hydropower in the Future 34

Glossary 38

Learn More about Hydropower 39

Index 40

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