Energy Island

Author: Allan Drummond
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0374321841
Format: PDF, ePub
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It's windy on the Danish island of Sams². Meet the environmentally friendly folks who, in a few short years, worked together for energy independence, and who now proudly call their home Energy Island.

Energy Island

Author: Allan Drummond
Publisher: Square Fish
ISBN: 9781250056764
Format: PDF, ePub
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Hold onto your hats! It's windy on the Danish island of Samsø. Meet the environmentally friendly people who now proudly call their home Energy Island. At a time when most countries are producing ever-increasing amounts of CO2, the rather ordinary citizens of Samsø have accomplished something extraordinary—in just ten years they have reduced their carbon emissions by 140% and become almost completely energy independent. A narrative tale and a science book in one, this inspiring true story proves that with a little hard work and a big idea, anyone can make a huge step toward energy conservation.

Energy Island

Author: Allan Drummond
Publisher: Perfection Learning
ISBN: 9781627657105
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Hold onto your hats! It's windy on the Danish island of Samso. Meet the environmentally friendly people who now proudly call their home Energy Island. At a time when most countries are producing ever-increasing amounts of CO2, the rather ordinary citizens of Samso have accomplished something extraordinary--in just ten years they have reduced their carbon emissions by 140% and become almost completely energy independent. A narrative tale and a science book in one, this inspiring true story proves that with a little hard work and a big idea, anyone can make a huge step toward energy conservation."

Wind Energy

Author: Amy S. Hansen
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 1435893271
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Explains how wind energy is generated and used, discusses wind farms and turbines, and considers its use as a renewable resource.

Catch the Wind Harness the Sun

Author: Michael J. Caduto
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1603427945
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Suggests activities and experiments for understanding global warming, causing a smaller power footprint, and using solar and wind power, and spotlights young activists.

Pedal Power

Author: Allan Drummond
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
ISBN: 1466896884
Format: PDF
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Cycling rules the road in Amsterdam today, but that wasn't always the case. In the 1970's, Amsterdam was so crowded with vehicles that bicyclists could hardly move, but moms and kids relied on their bicycles to get around the city. PEDAL POWER is the story of the people who led protests against the unsafe streets and took over a vehicles-only tunnel on their bikes, showing what a little pedal power could do! Author and illustrator Allan Drummond returns with the story of the people that paved the way for safe biking around the world.

Green City

Author: Allan Drummond
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0374379998
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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"The story of Greensburg, Kansas, a town that rebuilt completely green after a deadly tornado"--

An Introduction to Renewable Energy Sources Environment Books for Kids Children s Environment Books

Author: Baby Professor
Publisher: Speedy Publishing LLC
ISBN: 1541939328
Format: PDF, Docs
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What are renewable sources of energy? Why are they preferred over the nonrenewable sources? You’ll know the answers to these questions in the pages of this environment book for kids. Caring for the environment starts with knowledge. You want your children to make informed decisions and the first step to that would be ownership of this book. Secure a copy today!

Spinner the Winner

Author: Mike Ormsby
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 9781478284260
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Is it a helicopter or a spaceship? One night, a strange machine arrives on Biffletop Hill. Who installed that sqeaky turbine and why? For Spinner, the only question is, how to be useful. When a thunderstorm plungers Biffltop into a blackout, everyone finds the answer.

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

Author: William Kamkwamba
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 006193769X
Format: PDF, Docs
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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind is the immensely engaging and inspiring true account of an enterprising African teenager who constructed a windmill from scraps to create electricity for his entire community. William Kamkwamba shares the remarkable story of his youth in Malawi, Africa—a nation crippled by intense poverty, famine, and the AIDS plague—and how, with tenacity and imagination, he built a better life for himself, his family, and his village. The poignant and uplifting story of Kamkwamba’s inspiration and personal triumph, co-written with Bryan Mealer, The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind has already won ringing praise from former Vice President and Nobel Laureate Al Gore as well as Paolo Coelho, internationally bestselling author of The Alchemist.