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Renewable Energy Resources: Renewable Energy Resources

A guide to information about renewable energy within Kirkwood's library and on the Web.

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Guides to Renewable Energy Sources

Use the above tabs to navigate to pages about specific types of renewable energy.

Why switch to renewable energy?

Most of our electricity in the U.S. is generated from burning coal.  "Kilowatt Ours" is an eye-opening documentary about how that coal is mined, and the many environmental and health issues related to coal use. Here is the first chapter of the film:

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