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American Solar Energy Society           http://www.ases.org

Established in 1954, the nonprofit American Solar Energy Society (ASES) is the nation's leading association of solar professionals & advocates. Our mission is to inspire an era of energy innovation and speed the transition to a sustainable energy economy. We advance education, research and policy.

International Solar Cities Initiative     http://www.isci-cities.org/
The aim is to bring science and policy makers together, sharing practical knowledge for the transition to sustainable societies, where the main energy source is renewable energy
Renewable Energy World                  http://www.renewableenergyworld.com
Solar at the U.S. Department of Energy          http://www.doe.gov/science-innovation/energy-sources/renewable-energy/solar
Solar Decathlon                     http://www.solardecathlon.gov/

The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon is an award-winning program that challenges collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive. The winner of the competition is the team that best blends affordability, consumer appeal, and design excellence with optimal energy production and maximum efficiency.

New York State Energy Research Development Authority (NYSERDA)   http://www.nyserda.org

a public benefit corporation created in 1975 under Article 8, Title 9 of the State Public Authorities Law [PDF] through the reconstitution of the New York State Atomic and Space Development Authority. NYSERDA’s earliest efforts focused solely on research and development with the goal of reducing the State’s petroleum consumption. Today, NYSERDA’s aim is to help New York meet its energy goals: reducing energy consumption, promoting the use of renewable energy sources, and protecting the environment.

Sun-Shot Solar Energy Resources      http://www4.eere.energy.gov/solar/sunshot/resource_center/

The portal for local governments and developers wishing to implement solar projects at a significant scale.

Solar Consumer Goods     http://www.thesolarguide.com/solar-power-uses/solar-consumer-goods.aspx

An intelligent guide to solar-powered consumer products across the spectrum, from the Solar Guide.

Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Energy Efficiency        http://www.dsireusa.org/

A comprehensive source of information on state, local, utility and federal incentives and policies that promote

 renewable energy and energy efficiency.


National Solar Tour                  http://ases.org/solar-tour/

The world's largest grassroots solar event. More than 160,000 participants will visit some 5,500 buildings in 3,200

communities across the U.S.