Army Corps of Engineers – The biggest Dam building organization in the U.S.
Center for Renewable and Sustainable Technology – CREST produces educational multimedia CD-ROMs and operates Solstice, an Internet service for the sustainable energy field.
Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Network – This site contains an “ask an expert” location for any specific questions you might have as well as other useful information.
Energy Information Agency – discusses stage of development of renewable energy technologies around the globe
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission – report on activities during the past year. Includes hydropower and other energy issues
Foundation for Water and Energy Education – includes a great step-by-step walk through a hydroelectric project. Recommended viewing to understand how a hydroelectric dam works
Hoover Dam – Take a virtual tour of the Hoover Dam
Hydroelectric Energy in Hawaii – a good description of hydropower
Kansas Rural Papers April/May 2008 – Read more about RECs via an article in the Kansas Rural Papers
National Hydropower Association – Hydropower’s national trade association (go to their links page)
National Renewable Energy Laboratory – A brief overview of hydroelectric power
Tennessee Valley Authority – a government-owned utility, the largest producer of electric power in the nation
Tuttle Creek Dam – Information on the main source of water for the Lower Kansas River including a proposed hydroelectric generating station.
U.S. Committee on Large Dams – Good Information and a nice article “The Benefit of Dams to Society”, reprinted from , July 1996.
Wisconsin HydroFacts – Nice general site, including “How Hydropower Works”
Zephyr Energy – Want to purchase green tags from Bowersock Mills. Check out this website.