Power for the Planet

Power for the Planet

by Anne Flounders


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Energy is all around us. Food and sleep are the fuels our bodies use to create the energy we need to move, talk, and think. But scientists tell us some of the fuels that keep our homes and businesses running, power our transportation, and keep us safe are hurting Earth. Learn why energy companies are working to come up with cleaner ways to supply oil and gas, how fuels in the future will be safer for Earth, and what you can do now to use energy wisely. Book features: Table of Contents; Glossary; For More Information including books and web sites; Index; photos and captions; charts and graphs; source notes.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781939656339
Publisher: Red Chair Press
Publication date: 01/01/2014
Series: Core Content Science - Our Green Earth Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 850L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 9 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 All About Energy 4

Chapter 2 Using Energy Wisely 14

Chapter 3 The Sun and the Wind 20

On The Job: Meet Lisa Daniels 28

Glossary 30

For More Information 31

Index 32

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