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The Resource Energy from the sun : solar power, James Bow

Energy from the sun : solar power, James Bow

Label
Energy from the sun : solar power
Title
Energy from the sun
Title remainder
solar power
Statement of responsibility
James Bow
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The endless and enormous power of the sun provides life to all organisms on Earth, from the smallest plant to the largest animal. This awesome power is being used today to provide a rich and abundant source of energy in many parts of the world, and to operate machinery and heat and light buildings. Discover how the sun is powering our planet, the technology used to harness it, and what the future of solar power could be."--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10463650
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bow, James
Dewey number
333.79/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10-14
  • Grades 7 to 8
  • 1130L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Next generation energy
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Solar energy
  • Power resources
  • Clean energy industries
  • Clean energy industries
  • Power resources
  • Solar energy
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
solar power
Label
Energy from the sun : solar power, James Bow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is energy? -- Solar energy is nuclear energy -- Collecting the heat of the sun -- Electric light -- Other things the sun can do -- Solar energy by design -- Solar power problems -- Making solar power -- The solar leaders -- Midnight sun vs. tropical sun -- Solar power in space -- The challenges ahead -- Power up!
Control code
1494830
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778719823
Isbn Type
(reinforced library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015020968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780778719823
  • (OCoLC)910475633
Label
Energy from the sun : solar power, James Bow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is energy? -- Solar energy is nuclear energy -- Collecting the heat of the sun -- Electric light -- Other things the sun can do -- Solar energy by design -- Solar power problems -- Making solar power -- The solar leaders -- Midnight sun vs. tropical sun -- Solar power in space -- The challenges ahead -- Power up!
Control code
1494830
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778719823
Isbn Type
(reinforced library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015020968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780778719823
  • (OCoLC)910475633

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