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Print Resources

  • 333.95 THO       The Pros and Cons of Biomass Power      Describes the benefits of using biomass power and includes arguments for and against its production and use. Includes a glossary and a list of resources.
  • 333.95 CUR       Biofuels             Presents a discussion of biofuels that examines their benefits, such as reduced dependence on fossil fuels and less negative impact on the environment, and covers the question of whether biofuels threaten the world's food supply.
  • 333.79 CAR       Alternative Energy          Explores the need for using alternative energy sources such as wind, water, and solar power, along with biofuels and geothermal energy.
  • 333.9 PAR         Wind Power       Presents a discussion of wind power that discusses developments in wind turbine technology, its positive and negative impacts on the environment, its ability to reduce dependence on foreign oil, and plans for future technological innovations.
  • 621.31 SPI        The Pros and Cons of Wind Power           Explains how wind power works, discusses its economics, and presents opposing sides on several issues concerning its use.
  • 333.792 PAR     Solar Power       Presents a discussion of solar power that discusses developments in photovoltaic technology, its impact on global warming, its ability to reduce dependence on foreign oil, and plans for future technological innovations.
  • 333.792 THO     The Pros and Cons of Solar Power           Describes the benefits of using solar power such as its initial cost and investment and its positive effect on the environment.
  • 621.31 SPI        The Pros and Cons of Water Power          Describes the benefits of using water power and includes arguments for and against its production and use. Includes a glossary and a list of resources.
  • 333.792 MCL    The Pros and Cons of Nuclear Power        Describes the benefits of using nuclear power and includes arguments for and against its production and use. Includes a glossary and a list of resources.
  • 363.17 MEA      Is Nuclear Power Safe?   Introduces students to the controversy over whether or not nuclear power is safe, examining both sides of the argument and providing information to support both viewpoints.
  • 333.792 HEN     Nuclear Power: a Reference Handbook     A comprehensive overview of nuclear energy, including an essay on its history; a chronology of events, legislation, and movements; biographical profiles of activists, advocates, and legislators; tables, figures, and documents; a directory of agencies and organizations; an annotated bibliography of print and nonprint resources including Web sites; and a glossary.
  • 333.8 MOR        The Pros and Cons of Coal, Gas and Oil   Explains what fossil fuels are and how they are used for energy, and discusses debates over their use, exploring arguments on each side.