The 12 Biggest Breakthroughs in Energy Technology

The 12 Biggest Breakthroughs in Energy Technology

by M. M. Eboch

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Overview

Students will be fascinated by stories of technological innovation in the world of energy technology; as well as, the family tree of inventions that have shaped history and society. Twelve spreads profile the most influential technology, introducing major players, turning points, and impacts on society today.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781632350138
Publisher: Amicus
Publication date: 01/01/2015
Series: Technology Breakthroughs
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.28(w) x 9.19(h) x 0.04(d)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

Steam Engine 4

Rotary Drill 6

Gasoline Engine 8

Power Station 10

Hydroelectric Power 12

Nuclear Power 14

Geothermal Power 16

Solar Power 18

Wind Turbine 20

Plant Fuel 22

Hybrid Engine 24

Hydrogen Fuel Cell 26

Fact Sheet 28

Glossary 30

For More Information 31

Index 32

About the Author 32

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