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View Resource Ethanol Across America: Education

This site offers numerous informational links concerning research, uses, production, benefits, technical performance and the impact of ethanol-fueled vehicles. Despite it?s non-destructive e...

http://www.ethanolacrossamerica.net/education.html#minute
View Resource Even with Great Tech, No Easy Answers on Energy

A number of factors--a swelling world population with more people aspiring to higher standards of living, limited resources, and a pressing need to curb pollutants--mean that the world needs more...

http://news.cnet.com/8301-11128_3-10360807-54.html?part=rss&...
View Resource Flexible Fuel Vehicle Fact Book

Over 100 years ago Henry Ford stirred the imagination of the world by making the first Model T to run on any combination of gasoline or alcohol. Henry Ford's visionary concerns about urban air...

http://www.ethanolacrossamerica.net/E-85_factbook.pdf
View Resource Heat Pump Systems

For climates with moderate heating and cooling needs, heat pumps offer an energy-efficient alternative to furnaces and air conditioners. Like your refrigerator, heat pumps use electricity to move...

http://apps1.eere.energy.gov/consumer/your_home/space_heatin...
View Resource Home Energy Assessments

A home energy audit is the first step to assess how much energy your home consumes and to evaluate what measures you can take to make your home more energy efficient. An audit will show you problems...

http://apps1.eere.energy.gov/consumer/your_home/energy_audit...
View Resource Home Power's 24 Volt System

A growth spurt in the system that powers Home Power?s editorial office?the new system (in a new room) is 24 volts, with flexibility for equipment testing and future growth. Take the tour. Become an ...

http://www.homepower.com/article/?file=HP77_pg30_Perez
View Resource HOMER: The Optimization Model for Distributed Power

HOMER is a computer model that simplifies the task of evaluating design options for both off-grid and grid-connected, renewable energy and nonrenewable energy power systems for remote, stand-alone,...

http://www.nrel.gov/homer/
View Resource How clean is the electricity I use?

Energy Pollution Calculator: Calculate the greenhouse gases and other pollutants you create from the energy you consume.

http://www.epa.gov/cleanenergy/powerprofiler.htm
View Resource How clean is the electricity I use? - Power Profiler

In the United States, electricity is generated in many different ways, with a wide variation in environmental impact. Electricity generation from the combustion of fossil fuels contributes toward...

http://www.epa.gov/cleanenergy/energy-and-you/how-clean.html
View Resource Learning about Renewable Energy

Renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies are key to creating a clean energy future for not only the nation, but the world. This Web site describes NREL's research in renewable energy...

http://www.nrel.gov/learning/
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