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Author Richards, Julie.
Title Water power / Julie Richards.
Pub Info North Mankato, Minn. : Smart Apple Media, 2004.
book jacket
 Centerville Children's  J 621.31 RIC     AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Descript 32 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Series Future energy
Richards, Julie. Future energy.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 6.3 1 1 71793
Includes index.
First published: South Yarra, Vic., Australia : Macmillan Education Australia PTY, 2003.
Contents What is energy? -- Water as a source of energy -- Where does water come from? -- Using water energy -- Water energy through history -- Early water-power technology -- Modern water-power technology -- Harnessing water power -- Turning water energy into electricity -- Water power at work -- Water power and the environment -- Water power in the future -- Advantages and disadvantages of water power.
Summary Briefly explains what energy is, water as a source of energy, where water comes from, using water energy, harnessing water power, water power at work, and the advantages and disadvantages of water power.
Subject Water-power -- Juvenile literature.
Renewable energy sources.
ISBN 1583403353