Renewable Energy Links
Federal, state and municipal agencies are continuously offering and updating incentive programs. The amount of information available is overwhelming and can often be difficult to navigate. We’ve listed some sites we believe offer valuable, honest and up-to-date information.
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency (DSIRE) is a site funded by the US Department of Energy. The site is a comprehensive source of information on state, local, utility and federal incentives and policies that promote renewable energy and energy efficiency.
US Department of Energy This site offers comprehensive and in-depth information related to all aspects of energy and energy usages. The site includes information and analysis on the environment, science and technology, energy efficiency, renewable energy, industry trends, and more. There is detailed information on solar and photovoltaics, wind, hydropower, geothermal, and fuel cell solutions.
Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is part of the Department of Energy. This site is dedicated to information on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency.
Energy Information Administration (EIA) offers a wealth of statistical and analytical data on all types of energy, including alternative renewable energy sources.
Canada Office of Energy Efficiency(OEE) The OEE site offers a comprehensive source for Canadian Renewable energy and energy efficiency information. The site includes technology information, grant and incentive details, regulation updates and industry analytics.
US Green Building Council (USGBC) is a nonprofit organization committed to a prosperous and sustainable future for our nation through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings.
USGBC works toward its mission of market transformation through its LEED green building certification, robust educational offerings, the annual Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, and advocacy in support of public policy that encourages and enables green buildings and communities.
AH&LA Green Resource Center: Tools and Resources, ROI Calculators