Nuclear Power Station

Nuclear Power Station

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Description

Part of a series which provides a detailed look at how modern machines work, this book investigates all aspects of a nuclear power station - the technology and future development. Fact boxes provide further detailed information.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 32 pages
  • 222 x 292mm | 370g
  • Hachette Children's Group
  • Franklin Watts Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • colour photographs, diagrams, index, glossary
  • 0749607041
  • 9780749607043

Table of contents

The working parts; nuclear fission; different types; the reactor; generating the power; power to the grid; reprocessing fuel; getting rid of waste; decommissioning; if things go wrong; how safe is safe; the future; history of nuclear power.show more