Learn and Teach

This collection is a great place to start if you are looking to learn more about the basics of clean energy technologies or teach these topics to K-12 students. Explore our list of K-12 Energy Curricula Resources and the resources contained in our Clean Energy Basics collection, or search the table below to find the specific resources you need.

Learn & Teach Resource Database

Resource Source and Description Audience Topic Type Additional Tags File
Solar Information Resources

The Solar Energy Technologies Office provides useful guides to going solar, introductory information about the technologies involved, and resources for local governments and solar professionals.

Department of Energy: Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy
Guide or Toolkit
Solar Photovoltaic Technology Basics

A primer on the basics of solar energy technology

Department of Energy: Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy
Solar-Plus-Storage 101

An article from the Solar Energy Technologies office explaining solar storage technology

Department of Energy
U.S Energy Mapping System — Renewable Energy Power Plants

A map of renewable energy power plants across the U.S.

U.S. Energy Information Administration
Water Resource Recovery Facility with Anaerobic Digestion

Read ReFED's overview of anaerobic digestion facilities installed at Water Resource Recovery Facilities in the U.S.

What is Biodiesel?

An overview of biodiesel technology and North Carolina-specific resources

Appalachian State University
Why Wind Power for North Carolina?

An outline of the policy and public opinion landscapes surrounding wind power in North Carolina, as well as facts about the state's wind capacity and the economic potential of the energy source

North Carolina Wind Energy Working Group

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