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View Resource Bioenergy

The Department of Energy's Biomass Program, run by the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, is committed to developing and improving technologies for making biofuels, for biomass power, ...

http://www.energy.gov/energysources/bioenergy.htm
View Resource Build a Low-Cost Solar Cooker

Build a fully functional solar oven from inexpensive, easy to find materials, and enjoy sun-cooked meals with family and friends. Become an online member to view article.

http://www.homepower.com/article/?file=HP114_pg86_Taulman
View Resource Cadmium Use in Photovoltaics

Why does a segment of the solar energy industry use cadmium in its photovoltaic (PV) modules? This Web site provides a central information clearinghouse for your exploration of this issue, including...

http://www.nrel.gov/pv/cdte/
View Resource Code Q & A, Part 1

From Homepower Magazine's "Code Corner" come questions from readers regarding regulations relating to solar and photovoltaic energy systems.

http://www.homepower.com/article/?file=HP114_pg100_CodeCorne...
View Resource Combiners to DC Disconnects

PV-source circuits route from the array through combiners (on medium and large systems) and then on to the DC PV disconnect. Normally, two strings of modules can be connected in parallel without...

http://www.homepower.com/article/?file=HP130_pg114_CodeCorne...
View Resource EARTH: The Operators’ Manual

?Earth: The Operators? Manual? (?ETOM? for short) is a rigorously researched, beautifully filmed and ultimately uplifting antidote to the widespread ?doom and gloom? approach to climate change. The p...

http://earththeoperatorsmanual.com/for_educators
View Resource Energy from the Sun: Elementary Solar Energy Teacher Guide

Hands-on exploration that introduces scientific concepts of solar energy to elementary students. NEED's hands-on solar kits help students learn more about solar energy and its applications. To...

http://www.termsconditions.com/schools/PDFs/Solar_Elementary...
View Resource Energy Innovation Portal: Linking Energy Technologies with Market Opportunities

Find information on energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies available for licensing developed by U.S. Department of Energy laboratories and participating research institutions. Includes...

http://techportal.eere.energy.gov/
View Resource Energy Self-Sufficiency in SW Colorado: What If Every House Was Like This?

Tod and Marti LeFevre didn?t want a half-baked home ? they wanted to do it right the first time. PV, solar space heat, rainwater catchment, solar hot water, composting toilets, energy efficiency, nat...

http://www.homepower.com/article/?file=HP85_pg22_Lefevre
View Resource Enertia Homes

Enertia® Homes are well-designed homes. They have a design life of 300 years, which means that here at Enertia we think tens- of-generations into the future and plan for homes that will endure ...

http://www.enertia.com/Plans/tabid/89/Default.aspx
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