- Alternative Fuels Data Center
The Alternative Fuels Data Center (AFDC)
An online collection of data, including more than 3000 documents and several interactive tools covering the topics of alternative transportation fuels, alternative fuel vehicles, hybrid electric vehicles, idle reduction technologies, fuel blends, and fuel economy. The AFDC is sponsored by the U. S. Department of Energy's Clean Cities and Energy Policy Act of 1992
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency (DSIRE USA) Website - Provides comprehensive up-to-date state, federal, and local incentive and grant information.
Fuel Storage Tanks
Website contains information on regulations for aboveground and underground storage tanks. Specific program responsibilities include the following: tank registration and payment of an annual registration fee, certification of tank handling and inspection individuals and companies, permitting of tanks, establishment of technical and operational standards for aboveground and underground storage tank systems, and procedures for reporting of releases and corrective action by tank owners.
The New Math of Energy Production: Cows + Manure = Gas + Electricity
6,800 dairy cows in Blair and Bedford counties could soon be producing 2.5 megawatts of electricity a day, enough to power over 1,700 homes. More
U.S. EPA Anaerobic Digestion Website - FAQ, Tools, Projects and Resoures
Penn State School of Dept. Agriculture & Biological Engineering - Biogas & Anaerobic Digestion
The Pennsylvania Wind Working Group, a partnership between government agencies, nonprofit groups and private businesses, has launched a web site to serve as a resource on wind energy in Pennsylvania. The site includes a "Landowner Resources" section for farmers and landowners interested in developing their land for wind power.