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- App State (Boone, NC) Wind Energy Site
- Desert Research Institute - Renewable Energy Deployment and Display Facility
Part of our Field Trip Guide.
A showcase of sustainable materials, renewable resources, and efficiency. The REDD is also home to visiting undergraduate and graduate students researching renewable energy, engineering, and more.
- Energy and Environmental Research Center at UND
The University of North Dakota hosts this research center. Program areas include Advanced Power and Energy Systems; Energy Conversion System Optimization; Environmental Chemistry; Environmental Control Technologies; Fossil Energy Resources (oil, gas, and coal); Hydrogen Production, Distribution, and Fuel Cell Technology; Renewable Energy; Waste Utilization, Management, & Site Remediation; Water Management (availability, contaminant remediation, and flood and drought protection).
- Energy Citations Index
The US Department of Energy, Office of Scientific and Technical Information, hosts a database of tens of thousands of articles about science and technology, many with PDF documents available freely.
- Energy Research Labs at Western Michigan University
The lab at WMU studies wind turbines, solar panels, and more.
- Future Renewable Electric Energy Delivery and Management Systems Ctr
FREEDM is an NSF funded engineering research center for renewable electricity generation at North Carolina State University. The program includes education and research from middle school to PhD. Teachers are invited to conduct research at their labs. Schools from several states are participating in their programs.
- Global Climate Change NASA Eyes on the Earth
Created in 2008, a portal to climate change science at NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. Quick access to data and analyses.
- Power Systems Engineering Research Center
At U. Wisconsin, collaborating with other universities to study future electric energy systems. Reports on outages, electric system reliability, the grid, economics of future electric systems, etc.
- Renewable Energy Materials Research Science and Engineering Center
The National Science Foundation sponsored Renewable Energy Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (REMRSEC) at the Colorado School of Mines, with participation of researchers at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, is focused on transformative materials advances and educational directions that greatly impact emerging renewable energy technologies.
- Solar Radiation Monitoring Lab University of OR
Freely accessible Insolation data from sites in several states, including at some schools.
- Texas Tech U. Wind Science and Engineering Research Center
A research center for studying the science and engineering of wind and wind power. They are involved in educational partnerships for K-12 students also.
- The Renewable Energy Research Laboratory
This lab at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst has been studying wind energy for decades. The site hosts many informative brochures and data about renewable energy.