Biomass: Fueling Change

Biomass: Fueling Change

Niki Walker (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427163745

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Description

Did you know that some cars are run on fuel made from the oils from sunflowers and soybeans? Biomass: Fueling Change is an exciting new book that explores bioenergy, energy derived from organic matter, to produce heat, run cars, and generate electricity. Worldwide case studies and colorful photographs and illustrations will help children learn about the history of bioenergy and how the world is using this energy today. Topics include the history of bioenergy various types of biomass available for energy use the benefits of biofuels burning biomass the processes used to convert biomass to gas using bioenergy today, and its limitations

Reading Level
Lexile
1070L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Y
ATOS
7.4
DRA
70
Categories
Genre
Science & Technology Transportation
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Type
Non-Fiction
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