Fossil Fuels

Fossil Fuels

Book - 2009
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Baker & Taylor
"Explains what fossil fuels are, how they are extracted and used, and the problems they cause. It also discusses the steps people can take to limit the negative effects of fossil fuels and to move toward renewable forms of energy"--P. [4] of cover.

Gareth Stevens Pub
Did you know that more than 80 percent of the world’s energy comes from fossil fuels, such as oil, gas, and coal? This book explains what fossil fuels are, how they are extracted and used, and the problems they cause. It also discusses the steps people can take to limit the negative effects of fossil fuels and to move toward renewable forms of energy.

Baker
& Taylor

Ideal for classroom discussions and reports on current events, this series takes an in-depth look at global problems facing us today, clearly explaining the causes and effects of each major problem and suggesting solutions.
Looks at fossil fuels, how they are extracted, how they are used, the effects that they have on the environment, the ways that people can limit their negative effects, and possible ways of changing over to alternative renewable fuels that will cause less problems in the future.

Publisher: Pleasantville, N.Y. : Gareth Stevens Pub., 2009
ISBN: 9781433900877
1433900874
Characteristics: 48 p. : col. ill., map ; 28 cm

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