Our world is in crisis--the burning of our dwindling supply of fossil fuels causes pollution, contributes to climate change, and makes energy prices skyrocket. This six-book series examines the current energy crisis, and explores how a combination of technologies can supply our energy-hungry society with the fuel it needs. Readers will come to undertand the advantages and disadvantages of key alternative energy sources, including nuclear, solar, wind, and waterpower. Readers will also learn about the promise of harnessing other renewable energy sources, such as hydrogen fuel cells, geothermal power, and biomass.
Abdo & Daughters is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
- Fall 2019
- Spring 2019
|Interest Level||Grade 5 - Grade 9|
|Reading Level||Grade 6|
|Subject||Science & Technology|
|Imprint||Abdo & Daughters|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||8 x 10|
|Features||Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents|
|Online Resources||FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network|
Future Energy – Library Media Connection
. . . appropriate for any class studying alternative energy sources and the environment. Each image has an informative caption that clearly relates to the text. Readers will learn about advantages of alternative energy sources, as well as disadvantages and problems that might cause debate. Whether comparing energy sources, which the series format encourages, or researching a single source, inquiring readers will find this set valuable. Highly Recommended.