CIE 100: Introduction to
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Sustainable Engineering on the Web
Below are links to various websites that have information about sustainable
engineering. These websites may be used as a starting point for selecting your
project, or provide additional information on a specific project you have
Generally, it is not good to use the World Wide Web for scholarly
research. If you do decide to use a webpage as a reference, remember to
first evaluate the website for its authenticity and credibility. You can use
(courtesy of Cornell University Library) for help in your evaluation.
- Energy Tutorial.
Created by the National Fuel Cell Research Center (NFCRC), University of
California, Irvine. Provides over 25 tutorials for learning about energy
case studies, expert Q&A articles and regional directories of products
and services. From the U.S. Green Building Council.
Impact Developmnet (LID) Center -- Publications.
Low Impact Development (LID)
Urban Design Tools.
- Northeast Sustainable Energy Association
(NESEA). The nation's leading regional membership organization promoting
sustainable energy solutions; committed to advancing three core elements:
sustainable solutions, proven results and cutting-edge development in the
The Story of Stuff With Annie Leonard.
Focuses on complete product life-cycle of "stuff", from extraction to
disposal. Includes 20 minute movie, fact sheet, annotated script, and
reading list. Sponsored by the Tides Foundation and Funders Workgroup
for Sustainable Production and Consumption.
U.S. Department of Energy - Energy
Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE). EERE works to strengthen the
United States' energy security, environmental quality, and economic
vitality in public-private partnerships. EERE manages many programs,
Federal Energy Management,
Hydrogen, Fuel Cells & Infrastructure Technologies,
Solar Energy Technologies,
Water Power Technologies, and
Wind Power Technologies.
U.S. Green Building Council.
Official site for
Remember! These examples are only a few ways to find information for
your projects. Many other resources are available for students' use at the
Science & Engineering Center on the 2nd floor of Fogler Library, and
additional electronic journals and databases are accessible from the
If you need help finding resources, don't hesitate to contact us -
that's what we're here for! There are many ways you can reach us: