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AEP continues Voinovich School partnership to promote healthier southeast Ohio watersheds

Kandlyn Collins for the Ohio University Compass Aug 5, 2014

Universities focus more on clean energy sources

Story via The Columbus Dispatch, Scott Miller quoted

Laura Arenschield Jul 6, 2014

3rd Annual State of the Region Conference

Perfectly Positioned for Opportunity

Mathew Roberts Jun 27, 2014

36th Annual 2014 NAAMLP Conference: Call for Paper & Presentation 

Sheraton Hotel at Capitol Square 75 East State Street, Columbus, Ohio 
Sun, Sep 21 8:00 AM

  
 

Tools 

Air Tools

For national air quality data, try the maps and data from the National Atmospheric Deposition Program at: http://nadp.sws.uiuc.edu/data/

Data Tools

For energy data, information and analyses on a state, national or international level, try the U.S. Energy Information Administration's site at: www.eia.gov
 

Energy Tools

The U.S. Department of Energy's recently upgraded website contains all things energy related, and can direct you to the many subsites and programs it operates: www.doe.gov

For information about all things related to renewable energy in the U.S., try the National Renewable Energy Laboratory's site at: www.nrel.gov

Bricker & Eckler produces numerous resources related to Ohio's energy arena, specifically in their Energy & Public Utilities, Environmental, and Green Strategies groups: http://www.bricker.com/services.aspx

The Ohio Power Siting Board keeps track of energy installations statewide: www.opsb.ohio.gov

To access information about Ohio’s certified renewable energy installations, try the PUCO’s listing: http://www.puco.ohio.gov/emplibrary/files/util/EnergyEnvironment/SB221/Updated%20Approved%20REN%20Cases.pdf

Land Tools

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources website contains a wealth of information about the way resources are utilized and conserved statewide: www.dnr.state.oh.us

Policy Tools

To access comprehensive information about state energy policies nationwide, try the Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency: http://www.dsireusa.org/
 
For information about federal environmental policies and programs, the go-to source is the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: www.epa.gov

For information about Ohio environmental policies and programs, start with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency: www.epa.state.oh.us

To learn more about the public utility services in Ohio (electric, natural gas, telephone, water and wastewater, rail and trucking), the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio has it all: www.puco.ohio.gov
 

Water Tools

For a quick and easy way to determine drainage area of a stream basin try the USGS StreamStats: http://water.usgs.gov/osw/streamstats/

To determine the river mile of your stream, try the Ohio EPA historic river mile maps:
http://www.epa.state.oh.us/Default.aspx?tabid=3724

To calculate flow discharge, try Wright Water Engineers’ Parshall Flume Flow Table for pygmy and velocity meters: http://www.wrightwater.com/documents/ParshallFlume.pdf