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by Jakab, Cheryl.
[ 01. English Non Fiction ] Series: Global issues Published by : Smart Apple Media, (North Mankato, Minn. :) Physical details: 32 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 29 cm. Subject(s): Power resources. | Energy consumption. Year : 2008 01. English Non Fiction Item type : 01. English Non Fiction
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Stonepark Intermediate School 333.79 JAK Available

Originally published: South Yarra, Australia : Macmillan Education Australia, 2007.

Includes index.

Facing global issues -- What's the issue? Energy for the future -- Energy issues around the globe -- Issue 1, high energy demand -- Issue 2, limited oil supplies -- Issue 3, pollution from burning coal -- Issue 4, running out of wood -- Issue 5, problems with energy alternatives -- What can you do? Save energy -- Toward a sustainable future.

Discusses the main sources of energy used to fuel our industries, transportation systems and homes, and the problems, such as global warming and pollution, associated with their use.