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


Be sure to check out our Toolkits for additional useful resources!


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Video: Battery Powered Homes


 This video discuses the use and possibilities of batteries for home storage of renewable energies. Storing energy for later use as needed and during peak hours when grid energy is at its most expensive can lower energy bills for households and is the next step in becoming energy independent.

August 30, 2016


Green Infrastructure Webcast Series


 The EPA’s Green Infrastructure Webcast Series features preeminent academics and professionals sharing their expertise on a range of topics related to green infrastructure. These educational videos are designed both for those first implementing green infrastructure plans, as well as for those looking to enhance established programs.


Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Guide for Cities


Getting Started with the SDGs in Cities” outlines how cities can begin implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in urban areas through effective planning and execution. The publication provides examples and general principles and processes that will need to be adapted to local conditions. Educators can utilize the guide for classroom discussion and exercises.


Green Challenges for Sustainability Education


 This website provides a plethora of activities and challenges to promote sustainability awareness and practices in all areas of life. While it is set up as a contest, the challenges remain posted year-round and will provide educators with ideas and inspiration for classroom challenges and community activities. Some of the topics included are: the human […]


Community College Review


This website provides first-time college students with tools and information to make their higher education a success. Access to quality education is part of the Sustainable Development Goals. This site allows prospective students to locate and learn about community colleges across the country and provides information on tuition, student diversity, and a general overview of […]


Organizing and implementing an Energy Treasure Hunt (Industrial Training Videos)


 The Energy Treasure Hunt video series shows how to organize a creative and analytical project to find low cost energy saving opportunities. These training videos draw on the best practices and proven strategies of leading Energy Star partners and will make a valuable tool for class projects and community involvement.


Solar Ready Vets


 This national program, led by the Solar Foundation, connects transitioning military personnel with solar training and employment opportunities. Solar Ready Vets provides quality training and hands-on experience in solar energy to interested transitioning military personnel who are within six months of separation. Solar training complements the extensive skills developed during military service and prepares transitioning […]


National Climate Seminar


 The National Climate Seminar offers students and educators a chance to connect with experts on climate and clean energy solutions through a biweekly, lunchtime dial-in conversation featuring climate scientists, political leaders, and policy analysts to explore the politics and science driving critical climate change decisions. The conversations take place on the first and third Wednesday […]

September 27, 2016


Great Trays Toolkit for School Foodservice


 This toolkit is designed for school food service directors and staff and contains resources on how to source, use and promote local food.


Get Involved, Change the World: How-To Guide for Students


 Students have the power to enact positive change, both within university communities and in the world. In this sustainable student action guide, students are provided with everything they need to know to build a campaign, find funding and reach sustainable goals on campus and beyond. Read interviews from experts in student activism as they share […]


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