In addition to tracking clean and renewable energy technologies, we provide links to reputable scientific research on climate change and the global effects of energy use.

Climate Change


We also provide direction for government funding sources and important policies that affect clean and renewable energy technologies.

Energy

  • World Energy Council  www.worldenergy.org
    The World Energy Council (WEC) is the foremost multi-energy organisation in the world today. WEC has Member Committees in 94 countries, including most of the largest energy-producing and energy consuming countries. Established in 1923; the organisation covers all types of energy, including coal, oil, natural gas, nuclear, hydro, and renewables, and is UN-accredited, non-governmental, non-commercial and non-aligned.
  • U.S. Department of Energy      www.eia.doe.gov/
  • European Commission on Energy  ec.europa.eu/energy
  • Renewable Energy - Made in Germany  www.german-renewable-energy.com
    Renewable energy technologies in Germany have become an important industrial sector with high annual growth rates in the last few years. Many innovative German companies have advanced to become international technological leaders, providing key components for the wind energy, hydropower, solar energy, geothermic and biomass sectors. "Renewables made in Germany" are considered amongst the world leaders and are therefore being used all over the world.

Government Policies

California Government Policy

Government Funding Sources

  • Grants.gov   http://www.grants.gov/
    Established as a governmental resource named the E-Grants Initiative to improve government services to the public. Grants.gov is a central storehouse for information on over 1,000 grant programs and access to approximately $400 billion in annual awards. By registering once on this site, your organization can apply for grants from the 26 federal grant-making agencies.
  • Small Business Innovation Research   http://sbir.er.doe.gov/sbir/
    Supportng scientific excellence and technological innovation through the investment of federal research funds in critical American priorities to build a strong national economy.....one small business at a time.
  • Small Business Technology Transfer   http://sbir.er.doe.gov/sbir/
  • Invest in Germany   http://www.invest-in-germany.com
    The official investment promotion agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. We assist and advise international companies about investment opportunities in Germany. Our experts provide comprehensive project management and support

 

Industry Magazines

 

Independent Research

  • ENF PV Industry Directory   http://www.enf.cn
    A global photovoltaic industry directory published in 8 languages, showing details of over 9500 PV manufacturers and installers.
  • GreenTech Media       http://www.greentechmedia.com/
    Greentech Media is a business to business site covering daily news and market analysis about the end-to-end greentech market. Content is organized via dedicated solar, smart grid and enterprise channels, and includes coverage of other emerging market sectors.
  • New Energy World Network    http://www.newenergyworldnetwork.com/  
    New Energy World Network (NewNet) mission is to inform and connect the global clean energy investor community. Our role is to promote and facilitate investment in innovation by providing the latest news, views and analysis and by organising exclusive networking events between the leaders, experts and shapers of the industry.
  • World Resources Simulation Center    http://wrsc.org/
    The World Resources Simulation Center (WRSC) will be a non-profit visualization facility where you can literally “see” the critical trends of global and regional issues, the relationships between issues, and the consequences of different strategies. For detailed information, begin by downloading the proposal documents to learn more about the specifics of the project. Next, explore several quick demonstrations of new technologies and how data and mapping information can be utilized in powerful new ways.