Oakland Community College

Sustainability Web Resources

Renewable Energies, Green Careers, and What We Can Do:

Keynote for National Science Foundation National Conference - presented by Debra Rowe, PhD, Professor of Alternate Energy Technology/Psychology at Oakland Community College and President of U. S. Partnership for Education for Sustainable Development

Earth Day Keynote at University of Illinois - WHAT WE CAN DO - presented by Debra Rowe, PhD, Professor of Alternate Energy Technology/Psychology at Oakland Community College and President of U. S. Partnership for Education for Sustainable Development

Sustainability in Engineering - presented by Steven J. Skerlos, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Chair of Graduate Education at the University of Michigan College of Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Recycle Here! and Green Living Science - created for the Oprah Winfrey Network

Overview of Sustainable Development:

Narrative

PowerPoint

Careers in Energy and Sustainability

Resources for educators:

U.S. Partnership for Education for Sustainability Development

Sustainability Education and Economic Development

Solar energy information:

www.ases.org

Wind energy information:

www.awea.org

Renewable energies and energy management information:

www.eere.energy.gov

Green building information:

www.usgbc.org

Michigan specific resources on renewable energies

Do-it-yourself plans:

Solar Cooking and Water Pasteurization

Solar space heating

Simple solar hot water heating (do not use this during freezing conditions!)