Environmental Safety and Health Newsletter

  Environmental Safety and Health Newsletter and Class Schedule November 2011   Fire Prevention   Fire prevention is everyone’s business. A fire can cause loss of life and loss of jobs. DID YOU KNOW…   Two things you should know… Recognize and eliminate fire hazards…
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National Wildlife Federation's Webinar

Oct 20 and Nov 17 – Webinar: Green Credentials October 20 at 2:00pm Eastern Green Credentials – Examing diverse certifications and other credentials and their role in facilitating green career pathways for lower-skilled adults and others. This webinar will feature three national crede…
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CC Week's Tech Update About The Learning Lab

There’s a lot of energy coming from the new Eastern Iowa Community Colleges Advanced Technology Environmental Education Center (ATEEC) and its Interactive Learning Lab. That’s because the lab is devoted to teaching energy in all its many forms. It comes complete with interactive displays designe…
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ATEEC Denmark Project

The Advanced Technology Environmental Education Center (ATEEC) at Eastern Iowa Community Colleges and AgrowKnowledge at Kirkwood Community College collaborated on a project. to offer students and faculty agriculture-based renewable energy and sustainable energy research experiences at the Dalum Co…
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DSIRE Solar's Database of State Incentives

DSIRE Solar provides comprehensive information on state, local, utility, and federal incentives and policies that promote solar energy. Funded by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Energy Technologies Program, DSIRE Solar provides solar-specific policy information to consumers, policy make…
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US Department of Energy Secretary discusses the big picture

How the United States uses energy and why innovation in clean technology is key to ‘Winning the Future’.
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Solar power plant switches to PV from thermal

Developers of the giant Blythe Solar Power Project in California have switched from solar thermal technology to photovoltaic solar panels, one of a string of similar changes at large-scale solar projects. Solar Millennium today said that the first 500-megawatt phase of the Blythe plant will use pho…
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