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Related Sites




I. Green Power

Green-e Site
http://www.green-e.org/

U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Network
http://www.eren.doe.gov

Green Power Homepage
http://www.eren.doe.gov/greenpower/

Green Power Network
ww.eren.doe.gov/greenpower/home.shtml

US EPA - Green Power Partnership
http://www.epa.gov/greenpower/


II. General Sources

Electric Power Research Institute
http://www.epri.com/

General Energy Info: Links to thousands of energy sites online
http://www.energy.ca.gov/links/general.html

International Energy Agency
http://www.iea.org/homechoi.htm

Interstate Renewable Energy Council
http://www.irecusa.org/

Lawrence Berkeley Labs - Energy Crossroads
http://eande.lbl.gov/CBS/eXroads/EnergyXroads.html

Minnesotans for an Energy Efficient Economy (ME3)
http://www.me3.org/

National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (links to state utility commissioners)
http://www.naruc.org/

National Renewable Energy Laboratory's "Clean Energy Basics"
http://www.nrel.gov/clean_energy/

PACE Energy Project
http://www.paceenergyproject.us/

Pennsylvania's Utility Choice
http://www.utilitychoice.org

Power Generation Tour from the Water Foundation
http://www.hopshop.net/tours/electric-utility/index.php

Renewable Energy Policy Project
http://www.repp.org

Renewable Resource Data Center
http://rredc.nrel.gov/

Solstice/Crest
http://solstice.crest.org/index.shtml

U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Information Administration "Electricity Information at a Glance"
http://www.eia.doe.gov/fuelelectric.html


III. ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS

American Rivers
http://www.americanrivers.org

Environmental Defense Programs
http://www.environmentaldefense.org/programs/

Environmental Defense Energy Division Programs
http://www.environmentaldefense.org/programs/Energy/

Environmental Defense Global and Regional Air Programs
http://www.environmentaldefense.org/programs/GRAP/

Izaak Walton League:

Clean Energy page
http://www.iwla.org/energy/index.htm

License To Pollute (Mercury, CO2, SO2)
http://www.iwla.org/reports/license.html

Low Impact Hydropower Institute
http://lowimpacthydro.org

National Environmental Data Index
http://www.nedi.gov/

Natural Resources Defense Council Air/Energy Program (also Air Toxics)
http://www.nrdc.org/nrdcpro/fpprog.html

Union of Concerned Scientists (Home page for a collection of useful information on the environmental impacts of energy production and use.) http://www.ucsusa.org/clean_energy/index.cfm

U.S. Electric Utility Environmental Statistics
http://www.eia.doe.gov/cneaf/electricity/page/at_a_glance/environ_tabs.html

U.S. Energy Information Administration:

Environmental Effects of the Utility Sector
http://www.eia.doe.gov/env/utility.html

EEIA's Environmental Information at a Glance
http://www.eia.doe.gov/environment.html

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Clean Energy (describes environmental impacts of different forms of renewable energy and conventional energy)
http://www.epa.gov/cleanenergy/impacts.htm


IV. LIFE CYCLE ASSESSMENTS

U.S. Dept. of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Network: 2 sites

http://www.eren.doe.gov/biopower/online_life.html and
http://www.eren.doe.gov/biopower/online_environ.html

TELLUS / Stockholm Environmental Institute - Boston LEAP website
http://www.tellus.org/seib/indext.html




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