Each book in this series follows a packet of energy along a journey. Each stage of the journey is described in a short chapter, and we learn what alternative paths the energy might have taken along the way. This book shows how the energy in falling water is turned into energy to power an electric car. It explains how hydroelectric power stations work, the science of electricity, how cars are made and how they use electricity, and how electric cars work. The topics covered are illustrated with experiments, amazing facts and scientific discoveries.Electric cars Some of the energy that started its journey in a shower of rain is used to make all-electric cars. These cars have ... A cara#39;s brakes work by changing the cara#39;s kinetic energy into heat. ... Then this energy can be used again by the car.
|Title||:||From Falling Water to Electric Car|
|Publisher||:||Raintree - 2015-05-07|