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The following are links to energy resources available on the internet that OWOE has found provide interesting and useful information in particular areas of energy. Please be aware that these resources cover the full spectrum from single-minded focus on clean energy to primary focus on fossil fuels. OWOE does not officially support or endorse any of these organizations but believes it is important to provide the full range of information and viewpoints on energy.
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New!The University of Michigan Center for Sustainable Systems provides a variety of fact sheets, research publications, and education resources based on its 30 years of interdisciplinary research across the spectrum of global sustainability challenges.
The New York Times Climate Question tool uses a combination of machine learning and human editing to understand readers' questions regarding climate change and suggest relevant answers.
Find Energy processes the immense amount of government data on energy and makes it accessible and understandable so consumers can make informed decisions about their energy options.
Save on Energy provides information on how solar panels work, how you can use them for home and recreation, and how much they cost.
An alliance of business, government, environmental and consumer leaders advocating for enhanced energy productivity to achieve economic growth, a cleaner environment, and greater energy security, affordability and reliability.
This Alternative Energy Tutorials website covers all types of renewable and alternative energies available, with helpful tips, information, resources and articles, from Solar, to Wind to Hydro Energy helping you to gain a better understanding on how to equip your home with an alternative energy resource.
American Clean Power (ACP) is a new industry organization that champions policies that enable the continued and aggressive growth in renewable energy in the United States.
API is a national trade association representing all facets of the oil and natural gas industry in the United States.
An illustrated guide for kids, and everyone else, about climate change - and what we can do about it.
This interactive map allows you to explore the location of almost every Canadian hydro dam and generating station, what utility runs them, their size and the transmission network.
Choose Energy analysts use the latest data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration to compile its Electricity Generation Report, which details the energy recipe for each state.
CleanTechnica is a clean technology website that has been covering the cleantech industry since 2008, before it was popular for mainstream media to dedicate blogs or subdomains to the topic.
This survey addresses homeowners' thoughts on climate change and how it affects priorities when looking for a new home.
Dezeen is an architecture and design magazine that includes a section on EV technology and news.
Earthly Issues is a project of The Ozone Hole Inc. and provides a wide range of articles and photographs on environmental and educational topics. Over 150 different subjects are presented, and each subject is thoroughly researched and constantly updated..
The Electric Power Research Institute, Inc. conducts research, development and demonstration (RD&D) relating to the generation, delivery and use of electricity for the benefit of the public. An independent, nonprofit organization, it brings together scientists and engineers as well as experts from academia and the industry to help address challenges in electricity. Their work spans nearly every area of electricity generation, delivery and use, management and environmental responsibility.
Visual Capitalist is an online publisher, focused on topics including markets, technology, energy and the global economy. Data-driven visuals are used to highlight the big picture to help simplify a complex world.
This guide provides tips on how to make your home more energy efficient.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) collects, analyzes, and disseminates independent and impartial energy information to promote sound policymaking, efficient markets, and public understanding of energy and its interaction with the economy and the environment.
Energy Live News (ELN) is the UK's leading dedicated daily news site covering energy with focus on both the business-to-business (b2b) sector and general consumer.
Learn 12 useful tips on how to save energy with focus on being stuck at home during the Covid pandemic.
Energypedia is a wiki platform for collaborative knowledge exchange on renewable energy, energy access, and energy efficiency topics in developing countries.
EPA fosters the sound use of science and technology and conducts leading-edge research to fulfill EPA's mission to protect human health and safeguard the natural environment.
The Global Monitoring Laboratory of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration conducts research and provides data that addresses three major challenges: greenhouse gas and carbon cycle feedbacks, changes in clouds, aerosols, and surface radiation, and recovery of stratospheric ozone.
The Global Solar Atlas provides an interactive tool to access to solar resources and photovoltaic power potential data around the globe.
The Global Wind Atlas can be used to identify high-wind areas for wind power generation glbally, and then perform preliminary energy yield calculations.
The Green Energy Future Index is a ranking of 76 leading countries and territories on their progress and commitment toward building a low carbon future through investment in renewables, innovation, and green finance.
Greenfleet provides comprehensive news about alternative fuel trends, green technology innovations, environmental regulation updates, and fuel efficiency best practices.
The IPCC is the United Nations body for assessing the science related to climate change.
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory develops renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies and practices, advances related science and engineering, and transfers knowledge and innovations to address the nation's energy and environmental goals.
The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) is the largest organization in the world committed to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all.
A research, communications, and advocacy organization focused on exposing the true costs of fossil fuels and facilitating the ongoing transition to clean energy
This site presents historic perspectives on coal, oil and gas - global and national production, consumption, reserves, prices and their consequences.
The Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee (REEEAC) provides recommendations regarding the development and administration of programs and policies to expand the competitiveness of U.S. exports of renewable energy and energy efficiency goods and services.
Resource Watch features hundreds of data sets all in one place on the state of the planet's resources and citizens.
Interactive map using WRI data showing how carbon dioxide emissions across the world have changed from 1850 - 2011.
SPE is the largest individual-member organization serving managers, engineers, scientists and other professionals worldwide in the upstream segment of the oil and gas industry.
The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) is the driving force behind solar energy and is building a strong solar industry to power America through advocacy and education.
SPE's website focued on energy information and education.
The climate action tracker by FastCompany shows the progress, or lack thereof, in 10 areas that are critical to the planet achieving net zero emissions by 2050, and cutting emissions in half by 2030.
This interactive map shows the impact to coastal cities due to sea level rises locked in by different amounts of carbon pollution.
Switch is a video-driven energy education program, including Energy Lab and Energy 101 videos, curriculum, and more.
The Center for Nuclear Science and Technology Information is an outreach initiative of the American Nuclear Society (ANS). The Center was created to foster interest in and to increase understanding about nuclear science and technology.
Learn how 100 major U.S. cities have performed in their efforts to make buildings and transportation more energy efficient and scale up the use of renewable energy.
The Zebra provides a look at home energy use of the past, present, and future and shares tips on how to improve home energy efficiency.
This website teaches basic energy principles to young people based on the principle that all living things - penguins, plants, people - can really live together in harmony.
The U. S. Department of Energy works to ensure America's security and prosperity by addressing its energy, environmental and nuclear challenges through transformative science and technology solutions.
The U.S. Energy Trade Dashboard provides annual trade data on U.S. exports and imports of primary energy, energy equipment, and materials for battery supply chains.
Women in Solar Energy (WISE) is the networking center point of the solar energy industry, united towards a common goal of advancing women in all aspects of the solar energy industry and promoting diversity and forward thinking business practices in our community.
Worldometer provides statistics related to energy and other topics in a thought-provoking and time relevant format to a wide audience around the world.
WRI is a global research organization whose work focuses on seven critical issues at the intersection of environment and development: climate, energy, food, forests, water, cities and the ocean.