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Space Heating & Cooling Research
The Emerging Technology team conducts research in space heating and cooling technologies, with a goal of realizing aggregate energy savings of 20% relative to a 2010 baseline. In addition to work...
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10/27/15
Implementing On-site Renewable Energy Projects
On-site power generation provides local governments with the most direct access to renewable energy. In addition to the overall benefits, on-site projects also provide a hedge against financial risks...
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10/27/15
EPA Green Power Basics
Learn how green power can be purchased from off-site providers
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10/27/15
Energy Star Appliances
ENERGY STAR is a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency voluntary program that helps businesses and individuals save money and protect our climate through superior energy efficiency
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10/27/15
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)
Expanding beyond the basics of climate change, the NRCS provides a ranking of soil practices in terms of their potential for carbon sequestration and greenhouse gas emission reduction. NRCS also has...
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10/27/15
The Sustainable Sites Initiative (SITES)
A certification program that provides guidelines for "sustainable land design, construction and maintenance practices." SITES can be applied to areas with or without buildings. The website...
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10/27/15
Local Climate Change Visioning And Landscape Visualizations Guidance Manual
The local climate change visioning process developed by CALP is aimed at enhancing community engagement, citizen and practitioner learning, and  policy-change processes in response to long-term...
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10/27/15
Public Gardens Sustainability Index - Proven Practice Workbook
The Proven Practice Workbook details how to implement sustainability measures introduced in the Sustainability Index. It is suggested to use these resources together. Topics include water consumption...
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10/27/15
Public Gardens Sustainability Index
The Public Garden Sustainability Index was developed to create a unified sustainability assessment that public gardens can use regardless of their size or location. The Index sets forth key practices...
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10/27/15
Climate Interactive
The World Climate Project provides resources that let you confidently lead people in thought-provoking, mock-UN events that simulate the United Nations climate talks. As world leaders prepare to...
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10/27/15

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