The Resource Green power : eco-energy without pollution, David Jefferis

Green power : eco-energy without pollution, David Jefferis

Label
Green power : eco-energy without pollution
Title
Green power
Title remainder
eco-energy without pollution
Statement of responsibility
David Jefferis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines ocean power, solar heating, and solar and wind turbines
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Jefferis, David
Dewey number
333.79
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TD195.E49
LC item number
J44 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Science frontiers
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  • Energy development
  • Renewable energy sources
  • Energy development
  • Renewable energy sources
  • Énergies renouvelables
  • Énergie
Label
Green power : eco-energy without pollution, David Jefferis
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Extent
1 online resource (32 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035368310
Label
Green power : eco-energy without pollution, David Jefferis
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Extent
1 online resource (32 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035368310

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