Schools for Climate Action
Resources for students to advocate for school district leaders to speak up for climate change solutions
Solar Outreach Partnership
Designed to help accelerate solar energy adoption on the local level by providing best practices, resources, and technical assistance to local governments.
The Solar Foundation
A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to advancing the use of solar and solar-compatible technologies worldwide
Electric Buses, Healthy Kids campaign — "We can protect kids' health, reduce climate pollution, and have cleaner communities with electric buses."
EcoRise offers academically aligned sustainability and design innovation curricula for elementary, middle, and high school teachers.
National Energy Education Development Project (NEED)
The mission of the NEED Project is to promote an energy conscious and educated society by creating effective networks of students, educators, business, government and community leaders to design and deliver objective, multi-sided energy education programs.
Resources for learners to creatively explore wind and solar power.
Let's Go Solar
Solar kits, camps, projects, and resources for kids, teens, parents, and teachers.
Renewable energy curriculum and professional development
Clean Energy Bright Future
CE provides educators (formal and nonformal), with tools and resources that illuminate pathways to science and engineering career opportunities for all students, regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, geography or socioeconomic status.
Green Schools Investment Guide
Architecture for Humanity and US Green Building Council (USGBC) Center for Green Schools created this guide to improve student and staff wellbeing, conserve resources and enhance learning environments, and foster thriving and sustainable communities.
Advanced Energy Design Guide for K-12 School Buildings
Get competing solar quotes online. Over one million people use EnergySage each year to research and shop for solar through a network of pre-screened installers.
Google Project Sunroof
Your own personalized solar savings estimator, powered by Google Earth imagery. Search for your home. Discover your solar savings potential.
Estimates the energy production and cost of energy of grid-connected photovoltaic (PV) energy systems throughout the world. It allows homeowners, small building owners, installers and manufacturers to easily develop estimates of the performance of potential PV installations.
Zero Energy Schools Accelerator
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) program: On average, zero energy schools can use between 65%–80% less energy than conventionally constructed schools, and the remaining energy required is supplied by renewable energy. In addition, zero energy schools can become prominent community landmarks that educate a new generation of students with science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) skills critical to our nation’s future.