Evaluate web sources carefully, especially those whose URLs end in ".com." For more academic information, the best sites end in ".edu," ".org," or ".gov."
Pay attention to the actual date a website has been updated. This information is frequently found at the bottom of a webpage. The more current the date, the more recently the information has been updated.
The Center for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Technologies (CEERT) is a partnership of major environmental groups and private-sector clean energy companies designed to fight for policies that promote global warming solutions and increased reliance on clean, renewable energy sources for California and the West.
The National Academies’ Science and Technology for Sustainability Program (STS) in the division of Policy
and Global Affairs was established to encourage the use of science and technology to achieve long-term
Information for building owners, designers and builders who face the challenge to meet demands for new and renovated facilities that are accessible, secure, healthy, and productive while minimizing their impact on the environment.
The goal of NREL is to help bring innovative energy technologies to the marketplace. Its Student Resources section provides access to information on various forms of renewable energy including geothermal, hydrogen, solar, and wind.