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NY Times Energy Topics

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Ms. Fuller suggets this helpful resource - click on the image below

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Coal

Office of Fossil Energy-U.S. Department of Energy
www.fe.doe.gov/programs/powersystems/cleancoal/index.html

Coal Fired Power Generation
www.rst2.edu/ties/acidrain/IEcoal/how.htm

Coal and the Environment
http://www.teachcoal.org/aboutcoal/articles/coalenv.html
http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=coal_home-basics

http://www.americaspower.org/cheryl?cid=20100118&gclid=CPvK2rqq1J8CFQk65Qodan9_cA

http://www.americaspower.org/The-Facts/(This is good for finding prices)
http://www.appaltree.net/aba/coalspecs.htm

http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/energyexplained/index.cfm?page=coal_home

http://www.energy.gov/energysources/coal.htm

http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/energyexplained/index.cfm?page=coal_home

Natural Gas

http://www.naturalgas.org/index.asp
Adventures in Energy
www.adventuresinenergy.org/main.swf

Natural Gas Supply Organization
www.naturalgas.org

American Gas Association
http://www.aga.org/Kc/aboutnaturalgas/consumerinfo/whatisng.htm
Natural Gas Basics

Natural gas data report
http://www.eia.doe.gov/oil_gas/natural_gas/info_glance/natural_gas.html
http://www.enviroliteracy.org/article.php/68.html

http://www.epa.gov/gasstar/

http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=natural_gas_home-basics

http://www.epa.gov/rdee/energy-and-you/affect/natural-gas.html


http://www.api.org/aboutoilgas/natgas/

Petroleum /Oil


http://www.petrostrategies.org/Learning_Center/learning_center.htm
Overviews of oil and gas industry operations and industry structure.

http://www.enviroliteracy.org/article.php/77.html
Information/ facts on petroleum and oil

http://www.petroleum.com/ Integrated Science, Diagram of Petroleum Generator http://www.ipsi.net/rnl_series/20rnl.htm

http://www.eia.doe.gov/pub/oil_gas/petroleum/data_publications/company_level_imports/current/import.html http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/energyexplained/index.cfm?page=oil_home

New York Times oil: http://www.nytimes.com/info/oil/?scp=1-spot&sq=oil&st=nyt http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/oog/info/twip/twip.asp

How oil wasformed:
http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=oil_home-basics

http://lsa.colorado.edu/essence/texts/petroleum.htm
http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=oil_home-basics

http://www.need.org/needpdf/infobook_activities/ElemInfo/PetroE.pdf

Propane

Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicles Data Center: What is Propane?
CQResearcher: Alternative Energy
http://library.cqpress.com/cqresearcher/document.php?id=cqresrre1992071000&type=query&num=propane&

Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicles Data Center: What is Propane?
http://www.afdc.energy.gov/afdc/pdfs/epa_propane.pdf
http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/energyexplained/index.cfm?page=propane_factors_affecting_prices

Uranium (Nuclear)

Nuclear Energy
nulcear energy
http://www.ieer.org/fctsheet/uranium.html
http://www.eoearth.org/article/Uranium
nuclear power facts
http://www.world-nuclear.org/info/inf03.html
Energy Information Administration: Nuclear
http://www.eia.doe.gov/fuelnuclear.html
http://www.epa.gov/rpdweb00/radionuclides/uranium.html
http://www.ne.doe.gov/
world nuclear association
Uranium History
uranium enrichment
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http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=nuclear_home-basics
http://nuclearsa.ccsa.asn.au/b1.html
http://nuclearinfo.net/Nuclearpower/WebHomeCostOfNuclearPower
http://www.powerscorecard.org/tech_detail.cfm?resource_id=7
http://www.environmentcolorado.org/news-releases/colorado-forest-project/colorado-forest-project--news/senate-passes-bill-to-protect-land-and-water-from-uranium-pollution

Hydropower

http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter12.html (Scroll down to the second picture in the middle)

National Hydropower Association
http://www.darvill.clara.net/altenerg/index.htm
http://interestingenergyfacts.blogspot.com/2008/03/hydropower-facts.html
http://www.alternative-energy-news.info/technology/hydro/ and http://lsa.colorado.edu/summarystreet/texts/hydropower.htm

Hydrogen

Fuel economy: Hydrogen
http://www.fueleconomy.gov/Feg/hydrogen.shtml
Fuel Cells
http://www.fuelcells.org/hydrogen/basics.html

http://www.mrs.org/s_mrs/bin.asp?CID=12527&DID=205863
U.S. Department of Energy's page on hydrogen: http://hydrogen.energy.gov/

Book Source: Schlager, Neil. Alternative Energy. Farmington Hills: Thomson Gale, 2006. Print.

Geothermal


Clean Energy http://www.ucsusa.org/clean_energy/technology_and_impacts/energy_technologies/how-geothermal-energy-works.html

http://www1.eere.energy.gov/geothermal/geothermal_basics.html

http://www.ucsusa.org/clean_energy/technology_and_impacts/energy_technologies/how-geothermal-energy-works.html

http://library.thinkquest.org/06aug/02365/geothermal.html - good source for (KW) Daimeon Baity
geothermal uses

http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=geothermal_home-basics-k.cfm

http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=geothermal_home-basics-k.cfm

http://www.need.org/needpdf/infobook_activities/IntInfo/GeothermalI.pdf

http://lsa.colorado.edu/essence/texts/geothermal.htm

Wind

http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=wind_home-basics-k.cfm
http://windeis.anl.gov/guide/basics/index.cfm
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
http://www.nrel.gov/wind/

U.S Department of Energy
http://www1.eere.energy.gov/windandhydro/

Wind Energy Information http://www.awea.org/faq/wwt_basics.html
Energy basic informationwind information
Growth of wind Energy (2004) growth of wind energy

How Wind Energy Works http://www.ucsusa.org/clean_energy/technology_and_impacts/energy_technologies/how-wind-energy-works.html
Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy http://www.eere.energy.gov/RE/bio_basics.html Connecticut Clean Energy Fund http://ctcleanenergy.com/renewable/biomass_tech.html Wind Energy Development Prgoammatic EIS http://windeis.anl.gov/guide/basics/index.cfm Community Environmantal Council http://www.cecsb.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=61&Itemid=100&gclid=CPqCguuz_p8CFeh_5QodKFMIjg

Biomass or Biofuel


http://www.buzzle.com/articles/biomass-energy-facts.html

http://bioenergycenter.org/

http://www.buzzle.com/articles/biomass-energy-facts.html

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

http://www.ucsusa.org/clean_energy/technology_and_impacts/energy_technologies/how-biomass-energy-works.html


http://library.thinkquest.org/06aug/01335/biomass.htm

http://www.puco.ohio.gov/PUCO/IndustryTopics/Topic.cfm?id=4400

http://www.oregon.gov/ENERGY/RENEW/Biomass/BiomassHome.shtml

http://www1.eere.energy.gov/biomass/biomass_basics_faqs.html


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