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Energy Today Set, 8-Volumes
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  • Authored by: Various; Science and Curriculum Consultant: Debra Voege, M.A., Science Curriculum Resource Teacher
  • From the Series: Energy Today
  • Trim Size: 7 x 9-1/4
  • ISBN-10: 1604139641
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-60413-964-8
  • Status: In Stock
  • List Price: $240.00
    Discount Price: $192.00
  • Imprint: Chelsea Clubhouse
  • Published: 05/01/2010
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  • Reading Level: Grades 3-5


From the batteries that power tools and toys to the gasoline we use in our cars, almost everything we use needs energy to work. As we move into the 21st century and beyond, we continue to develop new technologies to power our homes, businesses, and cars. But where will this energy come from, and how will the technology work? Energy Today uses vivid full-color photographs and illustrations to answer these questions and elaborate on the economic and environmental imperatives that are spurring new energy research. The titles introduce young readers to hot topics ranging from familiar technologies, such as fossil fuels like coal and oil, to ones on the cutting edge of energy research, like biofuels and hydrogen fuel. Handy features include a glossary, a list for further reading, and an index for quick reference.


Full-color photographs and illustrations. Glossary. Further reading. Index.

About the Author(s)

Science and curriculum consultant Debra Voege, M.A., is a science curriculum resource teacher.

Reviews and Awards

"...sure to be useful, both for research on energy resources and in classrooms where this area is taught...Recommended."

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