2: chapter book
|Category Description||juvenile nonfiction / science & nature / environmental conservation & protection|
|Dimensions||10.1 in h | 9.7 in w | 0.2 in t | 0.5 lb wt|
|Description||Hold onto your hats! It's windy on the Danish island of Samsø. Meet the environmentally friendly people who now proudly call their home Energy Island.
At a time when most countries are producing ever-increasing amounts of CO2, the rather ordinary citizens of Samsø have accomplished something extraordinary"”in just ten years they have reduced their carbon emissions by 140% and become almost completely energy independent. A narrative tale and a science book in one, this inspiring true story proves that with a little hard work and a big idea, anyone can make a huge step toward energy conservation.