Finding Out about Hydropower

Finding Out about Hydropower

by Matt Doeden

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Overview

Finding Out about Hydropower by Matt Doeden

Did you know people can turn the energy in rushing water into electricity? This hydropower can run your computer and the lights in your home. How exactly do in get it, though? And what is the impact on our environment? Read this book to find out ail about hydropower. As part of the Searchlight Books™ collection, this series sheds light on a key science question-What Are Energy Sources? Informative text, appealing photos, and helpful cyanides will help you find the answers you crave.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467745550
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 08/28/2014
Pages: 40
Sales rank: 1,227,849
Product dimensions: 8.90(w) x 6.60(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 670L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 10 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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