US Organizations

  • American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (Link)
    The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy is a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing energy efficiency as a means of promoting both economic prosperity and environmental protection.
  • Apollo Alliance (Link)
    The Apollo Alliance is building a broad-based constituency in support of a sustainable and clean energy economy that will create millions of good jobs for the nation, reduce our dependence on foreign oil, and create cleaner and healthier communities.
  • Breakthrough Institute (Link)
    A think tank re: everything from politics to energy to changing social values.
  • Clear the Air (Link)
    Clear The Air is a national public education campaign to combat global warming.
  • Cooler Heads Coaltion (Link)
    The Cooler Heads Coalition formed May 6, 1997 to dispel the myths of global warming by exposing flawed economic, scientific, and risk analysis.
  • Energy and Environmental Building Association (Link)
    EEBA provides education and resources to transform the residential design, development and construction industries to profitably deliver energy efficiency and environmentally responsible buildings and communities.
  • Environmental Defense (Link)
    Has several campaigns.
  • Focus the Nation (Link)
    Get something started in your own community! Here is a great web site to know about that is trying to "focus the nation" on a discussion about global warming.
  • Free the Planet (Link)
    Free The Planet! is working to expand and strengthen the student environmental movement, provide resources for student activists, and work with students to win campaigns for strong environmental protections.
  • Global Green USA (Link)
    Global Green USA is a collaborative of partnerships with local governments, affordable housing organizations, and other public and private entities to facilitate the development, adoption, and implementation of sustainable policies, programs, and practices.
  • Government: The View from Washington, DC (Link)
    The money that paid for research on climate change came mostly from governments. Governments were also central to any practical actions that might address global warming.
  • Interstate Renewable Energy Council (Link)
    IREC's mission is to accelerate the use of renewable energy sources and technologies in and through state and local government and community activities.
  • Native Energy (Link)
    NativeEnergy is a privately held Native American energy company owned by the Intertribal Council On Utility Policy (COUP).
  • National Renewable Energy Laboratory (Link)
    The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is the nation's primary laboratory for renewable energy and energy efficiency R&D.
  • Nature Conservancy (Link)
    Campaign:The Global Climate Change Initiative at Work Website: The Conservancy's climate action projects, safeguard more than 1.7 million acres while reducing the build-up of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.
  • Natural Resources Defense Council (Link)
    NRDC is the nation's most effective environmental action organization.
  • Pew Center on Global Climate Change (Link)
    The Pew Center on Global Climate Change brings together business leaders, policy makers, scientists, and other experts to bring a new approach to a complex and often controversial issue.
  • Project Laundry List (Link)
    Project Laundry List uses words, images, and advocacy to educate people about how simple lifestyle modifications, including air-drying one’s clothes, reduce our dependence on environmentally and culturally costly energy sources.
  • Student Environmental Action Coalition (Link)
    SEAC is a grassroots coalition of student and youth environmental groups, working together to protect our planet and our future.
  • Sustain Us (Link)
    Sustain us is an organization of young people advancing sustainable development and youth empowerment in the United States.
  • The Society of Women Engineers (Link)
    The Society of Women Engineers (SWE), founded in 1950, is a not-for-profit educational and service organization. SWE is the driving force that establishes engineering as a highly desirable career aspiration for women. SWE empowers women to succeed and advance in those aspirations and be recognized for their life-changing contributions and achievements as engineers and leaders.
  • Union of Concerned Scientists (Link)
    Scientific Integrity: Letter writing/lobbying campaign regarding the Clean Air Act
  • University Channel (Link)
    A collection of public affairs lectures, panels and events from academic institutions all over the world for you to view, listen to, stream or download. This collection is searchable! nice!