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Energy Resources: Alternative Energy Resources

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 alternative/renewable energy industries..  You can also obtain full-text articles which are constantly updated.

Alternative Energy Resources


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

Videos on Alternative Energy Resources

These Films on Demand videos touch on various aspects of alternative energy resources .  To access them, type the titles below in the searchbox in the upper right hand corner.

  • "A Future of Abundance: Is the World Better Than We Think?"
  • "Breaking the Wall of the Fossil Age: How Desertec Can Overcome Energy Resources Limitations and Global Warming"
  • "Earth Energy"
  • "Harnessing Nature's Power"
  • "How Is Science Pursuing New Energy Technology and Alternative Energy Resources?"
  • "Renewable Fuels"

Additional videos may be located using keyword searching.

Government Resources

Links to sites for federal/state agencies which deal with alternative/renewable energy resources.


Links to sites for professional organizations which deal with alternative/renewable energy industries.

Other Useful Resources

Links to sites for other useful information on alternative/renewable energy industries.