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Energy Resources: Where to Begin ...

This guide originally created by Rick Keogh provides information on energy resources. Primary emphasis is the United States, with some global resources.

Recommended Books

Articles & Databases

The resources below will assist you in researching company and industry information for the energy industry.  You can also obtain full-text articles which are constantly updated.

Industry Profiles

The databases below will direct you to in-depth information for the energy industry in general.


These online journals are a useful resource for researching energy industry issues and news.

Government Resources

Links to the primary federal and Rhode Island departments for energy information/resources.

Energy Information Administration

"The statistical and analytical agency within the U.S. Department of Energy".  "Conducts a comprehensive data collection program that covers the full spectrum of energy sources, end users, and energy flow".  Below are some of the most useful sub-pages:

Other Useful Resources

Links to sites for professional organizations, gateways and other useful information on the energy industry.