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This website provides news and information on green power markets and related activities in the United States, including up-to-date information on green power providers, product offerings, consumer protection issues, and policies affecting green power markets.

Source: United States Department of Energy

This calculator accounts for capital costs, operations and maintenance, performance, and fuel costs to estimate the levelized cost of energy, expressed in cents per kilowatt-hour (kWh), for both utility-scale and distributed generation renewable energy technologies.

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory

This paper examines the results of demand response (DR) implementation throughout the European Union, focusing on the factors that have either aided development of DR or acted as barriers.

Source: Energy
Date: January 2009

The authors of this report review advances in energy efficiency legislation and how it has played out in the market through the year 2011. The report follows 25 energy efficiency policy recommendations made in prior years by the International Energy Agency.

Source: International Energy Agency
Date: April 2012

This paper provided a basis for discussion during a U.S. Department of Energy Clean Cities strategy workshop. It explores the current market status of ethanol (E85 - 85% ethanol, 15% gasoline) and flexible-fuel vehicles in the United States.

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

This report details the dangers of oil dependence, explains the benefits of electrification, describes the challenges facing electric cars—including battery technology and cost, infrastructure financing, regulatory requirements, electric power sector interface and consumer acceptance issues—and

Source: Electrification Coalition
Date: November 2009

This white paper covers all important aspects of methanol as a transportation fuel.

Source: Sloan Automotive Laboratory
Date: November 2010

This database provides information on U.S. federal and state laws and incentives related to alternative fuels and vehicles, air quality, fuel efficiency and other transportation-related topics.

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory

This United States Department of Energy webpage provides links to several National Renewable Energy Laboratory documents on codes and standards related to alternative fuel vehicles. Included within the resources are codes and standards relevant for dispensing, storage and infrastructure.

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory

This report describes the steps Oregon is taking to coordinate activities and develop processes to facilitate successful, widespread deployment of plug-in vehicles and electric vehicle supply equipment.

Source: United States National Renewable Energy Laboratory