Sustainable EnergyBook - 2009
How Can We Save Our World looks at how the idea of sustainable development is having an increasing influence on a wide range of human activities. The books examine the environmental costs and unsustainable nature of modern life, and discuss ways in which society can progress towards a more sustainable future. Sustainable Energy focuses on electricity and the way in which it is generated. It discusses: The pollution caused by fossil fuels, and the dwindling resources that make their use unsustainable The advantages and disadvantages of nuclear, water, and wind power Scientific methods of harnessing sustainable energy, such as solar and geothermal power Engineering innovations that can help us reduce the amount of energy we use. Book jacket.
Publisher: Mankato, Minn. : Arcturus, 2009.
Characteristics: 46 p. :,col. ill. ;,28 cm.