DefinitionRenewable energy is energy that is derived from sources that do not use up natural resources or harm the environment.
Terms to search
|renewable energy||energy conservation|
|green energy||energy conversion|
|solar energy||energy consumption|
|energy policy||sustainable engineering|
Search multiple article databases such as GreenFILE, Academic Search Complete, and MasterFILE Premier.
- Solar Power in the US
- Wind Power in the US
- Solar Thermal Energy Equipment Manufacturing
JournalsJournal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy
Print Books and eBooksLibrary Catalog
- Encyclopedia of Energy
- Dictionary of Environmental Science and Technology
Home Energy Audits
This website outlines some different way to do a home energy audit.
This website provides information on installing Energy Star appliance in the home and information on rebates that may be available.
National Renewable Energy Lab
This is the website for the National Renewable Energy Lab where the government conducts research and development on renewable energy. It is also located in Golden, CO and has a visitorís center, which is very interesting and informative.
Renewable Energy World
This website gives a good overview of each of the renewable energy sources.
US Department of Energy
Provides basic information on all fossil fuels
This is an excellent publication that provides the latest news and developments in the science community.