Recent advances in harnessing energy from the wind, sun, and tides are explored. People are encouraged to seek resources beyond fossil fuels.
For years, people have used water power to provide electricity. This study recaps that history and describes exciting new techniques.
Nuclear energy, with the potential to provide vast amounts of power, is a controversial topic. The science, history, and the controversy are explained here.
Oil is one of our most important natural resources. The searches for new sources - and options for alternative sources - are outlined here.
We currently rely on nonrenewable sources, such as oil, for most of our fuel. Scientists are working on new fuels from crops and other materials to help ease future dependence on nonrenewable resources.
This title provides information on one of most promising emerging sources of energy, waste. Provides a background on the opportunity and challenges associated with using waste to produce alternative energy.
This title provides information on Coal as a source of energy. It highlights the positives and negatives of coal and discusses clean coal technology.