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Energy Shop: Brief Overview Of Green Power
Energy Shop explains that Green Power is electricity generated without use of fossil fuel, nuclear energy or large scale water power sources. Instead, this electricity is generated using biomass, wind, landfill, small scale water power, or solar technologies.
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Canmap: Map Of Green Electricity Resources In BC
Canadian Cartographics provides a map of green electricity resource in BC, including small hydro, biomass, wind, solar, geothermal, ocean wave, and tidal current. 2002

NREL: Status Of Green Power Marketing In US
US National Renewable Energy Laboratory report covers the status of green power marketing in the US. 2004 (PDF)

Pembina Institute: Review Of Green Power Programs In Canada
Canadian Pembina Institute report provides a comprehensive survey of government policies and private sector initiatives to support and market green power that were active in Canada by the end of 2007. (PDF)

REW: Overview Of Green Power In Canadian Provinces 2007 & 2008
Renewable Energy World newsletter article summarizes how Canadian provinces are ramping up renewable energy and energy-efficiency developments, led by a number of progressive companies and schools, and some select government actions.
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US EPA: Green Power Partnership
US Environmental Protection Agency offers the Green Power Partnership, a voluntary program that supports the organizational procurement of green power by offering expert advice, technical support, tools and resources. they help organizations lower the transaction costs of buying green power, reduce carbon footprint, and communicate leadership to key stakeholders.

GreenBiz: Business Guide To Green Power
GreenBiz describes 12 ways to invest in renewable energy.
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