The Pros and Cons of Water Power

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The Rosen Publishing Group, 2007 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
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Discusses the issues surrounding water power, including an overview of the energy crisis, hydropower, wave energy, the environmental consequences, and the future of water power.
 

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This book is great for school projects, it doesn't simply focus on one spicific thing about Hydropower, but multiple. Has a great use of words, easy for 4th- 8th graders to use.

Contents

Water power and the energy debate
5
Water power in practice
20
The economics of water power
37
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About the author (2007)

Richard Spilsbury has worked in educational publishing for over ten years. He is an author, editor, and illustrator of nonfiction books for young people. His works include On the Film Set, Plant Classification, and Plant Parts. He co-writes many of his books with his wife Louise Spilsbury.

Louise Spilsbury worked in educational publishing before becoming a freelance author. She has written or co-written over 200 nonfiction books for young people. She has written titles on almost every subject, from science and geography through to world affairs, social issues, art, history, and literacy. These include books in the Tales of Invention series, Ice Age, and the Young Explorer series. She co-writes many of her books with her husband Richard Spilsbury.

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