Pennsylvania Renewable Energy Directory
This directory, developed by St Francis University's Renewable Energy Center, provides information about firms installing wind, solar, geothermal, biomass, and hydro technology across PA.
US Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) works to strengthen the United States' energy security, environmental quality, and economic vitality in public-private partnerships. This site tracks current program details as they are put in action and projected for their ten renewable energy advancement and implementation programs.
Interstate Renewable Energy Council
IREC emphasizes education and outreach, stakeholder coordination, technical assistance, workforce development, the adoption and implementation of uniform guidelines and standards, consumer protection and building networks to share experiences and information. This site records the movement and organization of the advancement of renewable energy resources.
PPL Customers Granted Permission to Purchase Alternative Energy Credits
On August 6, 2009, the PA PUC approved PPL Electric Utilities Corporation's plan to offer customers the opportunity to invest in alternative energy through purchasing Alternative Energy Credits. The above is the press release with details about the plan. Further details are forthcoming.
Feed in Tariff Information
Several European countries, and more recently the Canadian province of Ontario, have adopted a simple yet powerful strategy to expand renewable energy. It's called a feed in tariff: a mandated, long-term premium price for renewable energy paid by the local electric utility. Evidence shows that the tariff achieves high results at a low cost. Examine this policy brief, developed by the New Rules Project, to review the results.
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
The NREL is the US Department of Energy's primary tool for research and development of renewable and efficient energy technologies. This site provides information about the science and technology, application, general use, and related policy development of renewable and efficient energy.