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.
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
Learn More about Hydropower 39