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ActewAGL education site : Energy

ActewAGL education site : Energy | WMS Energy & Conservation | Scoop.it
Energy is the ability of any object to do work.
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Info from an energy company in Australia.

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EIA Energy Kids - Energy Sources

EIA Energy Kids - Energy Sources | WMS Energy & Conservation | Scoop.it

U.S. Energy Information Administration

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Info about oil, coal, natural gas, (nuclear) uranium, biomass, hydropower, geothermal, wind and solar. Includes recent statistics.

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Measuring Energy Use in Virginia - Virginia Performs

Measuring Energy Use in Virginia - Virginia Performs | WMS Energy & Conservation | Scoop.it
Virginia's consumption of energy continues to grow, but the state is beginning to invest in energy efficiency, conservation and clean energy.
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Data, including graphs, about VA's energy use along with comparisons to nearby states.

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Frequently Asked Questions about the Community Energy Plan - AIRE

Frequently Asked Questions about the Community Energy Plan - AIRE | WMS Energy & Conservation | Scoop.it
Arlington Initiative to Rethink Energy
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Be sure to look at "Related Resources." Especially

Arlington's Community Energy Plan (PDF) and CEP Fact Sheet (PDF).

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What is a green school?

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U.S. Green Building Council - a nonprofit organization

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Click around on the image to see what alternative energy sources are being used to create a green school. When the apple at the bottom right of the image is clear and not hazy, you have found all the green aspects of the school. (Not all the green aspects are energy related.)

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Renewable Energy 101 | Green Mountain Energy Company

Renewable Energy 101 | Green Mountain Energy Company | WMS Energy & Conservation | Scoop.it
Help teach children learn about renewable energy here. View our diagrams and information on wind, solar, biomass, hydro energy, and geothermal power for kids.
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Green Earth Project Home Page

Green Earth Project Home Page | WMS Energy & Conservation | Scoop.it
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Illustrated information about 7 forms of energy: mechanical, sound chemical, electrical, light, heat, nuclear.

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Energy

Energy | WMS Energy & Conservation | Scoop.it
In 2008 the City also adopted the Eco-City Environmental Charter and is developing an Environmental Action Plan aimed to help residents of Alexandria live healthy and economically productive lives while reducing their impact on the environment.
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Wind power is an American success story with bipartisan support - The Hill (blog)

Wind power is an American success story with bipartisan support - The Hill (blog) | WMS Energy & Conservation | Scoop.it
Daily Mail Wind power is an American success story with bipartisan support The Hill (blog) The Hill recently carried on its blog an attack on wind power by Christine Harbin of Americans for Prosperity, a group which is funded by competing energy...
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Six Myths About Renewable Energy - Wall Street Journal

Six Myths About Renewable Energy - Wall Street Journal | WMS Energy & Conservation | Scoop.it
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Six Myths About Renewable Energy
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So, we set out to look at a few persistent myths or beliefs held by both supporters and critics of renewable energy.
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