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.
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.
Many little-know facts about electric power - and the grid that controls much of it - are explained in this fascinating book.
The country's "addiction" to oil is described and alternative energy potential from hydrogen is discussed.
Recent advances in harnessing energy from the wind, sun, and tides are explored. People are encouraged to seek resources beyond fossil fuels.
Long known as a potential power source, geothermal energy - heated water from within the Earth - is now being tapped. This book outlines those efforts and looks to the future.