Wind, Waves, and the Sun
The Rise of Alternative Energy
The History of Conservation: Preserving Our Planet
Reading Level: 9
Interest Level: 9-12
One of the greatest challenges facing our environment today is pollution and carbon emissions from our increasing demand for energy. Also faced with finite fossil fuel sources, renewable energy technologies are being developed to be sustainable both in their source and for our environment. This book discusses the history of alternative and renewable energy sources, such as wind, wave, and solar power, through to cutting-edge developments, including their technological, social, and economic challenges.