The SEED Center

Resource Center

Instructions

The Resource Center organizes resources around 7 green economy “Sectors” and 7 “Topics.”

Search by sector or by topic, or across all sectors and/or all topics. Or search by keyword at the top right of this page.

Overview

How are the Resources Organized?

What are the Criteria?

Resources that are included in the SEED Center have been reviewed by the TAG and meet the following criteria:

  • Accessible and available for colleges to model and/or customize to their local labor markets
  • Not to be used as a means to market individual consultants or their products
  • Promote colleges becoming generally more innovative


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Renewable Energy Education and Career Opportunities


The Department of Energy post solicitations for renewable energy generation, renewable energy certificates, and green power as a courtesy to web site visitors. Check out these opportunities!

July 27, 2014


Report – Greener Reality Jobs, Skills, and Equity in a Cleaner U.S. Economy


Greener Reality takes stock of the green economy, looking at what works (and doesn’t) in related skill and credentialing initiatives and placing them in a broader context of human capital development, community resilience, and climate change. Defining equity, sustainability, and greater democratization as critical elements of a truly greener future, the paper considers the practical […]

September 27, 2014


New Climate Economy Report


 This powerful report provides a manuscript for countries in all economic standings to reduce the negative impacts of climate change while simultaneously achieving stable economic growth. Through the discussion and recommendation of various ideas and practices on a range of topics, including: land use, energy, finance, innovation, and international cooperation, this reports finishes with an […]

December 3, 2014


Thomson Reuters Foundation


 Use this global news resource when building your curriculum to introduce or discuss current events in climate change. Through journalists who are experts in their fields, in-depth articles and analysis provide the reader with a greater understanding of the important issues surrounding climate change today.


United Nations Environment Assembly


 This resource provides information on and outcome documents from the 2014 United Nations Environment Assembly. When developing curriculum materials, use it for information on this Assembly as well as recent news articles, links to current events and forums and symposiums. Many publications are available for download and use, including: yearly journals of emerging issues in […]


Water: National Resource Defense Council


 Utilize this resource for classroom material on clean sustainable water supplies for the present and future. Study such topics as: water efficiency strategies, protecting current water supplies from pollution, ensuring waterways can continue to support their ecosystems, and how cities and states can equip themselves for future water-related challenges resulting from climate change.


Using State Revolving Funds to Build Climate-Resilient Communities


 When developing educational materials for policy funding sources in water sustainability, this resource explains how water and waste-water projects are supported by State Revolving Funds (SRFs) and how solutions for climate resilience can be incorporated into these funds.


Clean Energy Works for Us


 Use this resource for news and analysis looking toward future careers and economic growth in the US as clean energy technology drives economic growth. For ease of use, this resource is divided into various categories that portray how clean energy is working in various sectors, such as transportation and military, as well as providing in-depth […]


Deep Decarbonization Pathways Project (DDPP)


 An inter-country collaboration, the Deep Decarbonization Pathways Project (DDPP), aims to devise solutions for individual countries to transition into a low-carbon economy that will meet the internationally agreed target of limiting increases in global temperature. Use the information found in this resource when planning curricular activities; be sure to check out the downloadable report, “Pathways […]


Abrupt Impacts of Climate Change: Anticipating Surprises


When developing curriculum on global climate, download this free PDF to investigate the possible effects of abrupt climate changes and impacts. Developed by the Committee on Understanding and Monitoring Abrupt Climate Change and Its Impacts, the Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate, the Division on Earth and Life Studies, and the National Research Council, this […]


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