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This guide recognizes the current uncertainty in predicting and understanding effects of turbines on birds. It uses best available information to indicate the appropriate level of effort required to assess and monitor potential effects.

Source: Canadian Wildlife Service, Environment Canada
Date: March 2006

This report provides a life-cycle environmental performance evaluation of silicon solar panels.

Source: Oregon State Government, Good Company
Date: August 2008

The main goal of this document is to describe the basis of performing a life-cycle analysis (LCA) of the photovoltaic systems.

Source: Institute for Perspective Technological Studies
Date: January 1998

This U.S. Government Accountability Office study shows wind power's impact on wildlife and reviews the government's responsibility to regulate wind power development.

Source: United States Government Accountability Office
Date: September 2005

This toolkit provides tools and resources to help fleets perform a first-cut cost analysis of transitioning part of their fleet to compressed natural gas (CNG). The toolkit was developed as an outgrowth of the Virginia Clean Cities Coalition experiences with CNG bus conversions.

Source: Virginia Clean Cities, East Tennessee Clean Fuels Coalition

This tool allows users to calculate the potential impact a workplace idling initiative would have if employees committed to reducing vehicle idling. It estimates fuel savings, emissions reductions, and dollars saved from cutting back on vehicle idling.

Source: Natural Resources Canada

This report provides data on the number of alternative fuel vehicles produced, the number of alternative fuel vehicles in use and the amount of alternative transportation fuels consumed in the United States in 2009.

Source: United States Energy Information Administration
Date: April 2011

This report provides an assessment of the potential use of natural gas as an alternative fuel across the transportation sector in North America and, more specifically, in Canada.

Source: Natural Resources Canada
Date: March 2010

This document is a guide for those who blend, store, distribute and use biodiesel. It is intended to help fleets, individual users, blenders, distributors and those involved in related activities understand procedures for handling and using biodiesel fuels.

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Date: December 2009

This report provides the status of four demonstration projects as well as a brief synopsis of other idle reduction activities of the U.S. federal government.

Source: United States Department of Energy