Seeking Alternatives to Asphalt Pathways

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Natalie Seaba Winnipeg October 03, 2006 06:56 AM
Hi folks, Apologies for cross-posting. We are planning to install some pathways around our campus and would like to consider an environmentally preferable alternative to asph…

Biodiesel Production

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Debra Bell Queanbeyan October 16, 2006 12:36 AM
Hi All, We have just had a guy ring up telling us he would like to produce his own biodiesel from home. Does anyone have experience in dealing with anything like this? I woul…

Using Television Modeling to Reduce Energy Consumption in Roanoke,Virginia

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Winett, R. A., Leckliter, I. N., Chinn, D. E., Stahl, B., & Love, S. Q. (1985). Effects of television modeling on residential energy conservation. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 18, 1, 33-44.
A literature review was conducted to identify behavior change tools that could be useful in reducing residential energy consumption. These behavior change tools were then incorpor…

Solar Energy Use, Availability and Harnessing Questions

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William Angel June 08, 2006 12:15 PM
Hello, I wonder if anyone can provide any references that provide an Estimate/calculation of how many days or years or decades or eons worth of stored solar energy are consume…

Energy Demand Side Management - Small and Medium Sized Industry

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chung June 05, 2006 11:35 AM
Greetings, I am looking to identify best practices for Demand Side Management program concepts and approaches for energy use reduction, which are specifically geared to smal…

Incentives as a Means to Motivate SMEs to do Better with Less; A Pathway to Sustainability

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Lynn Johannson October 19, 2005 11:46 AM
Based on an extrapolation of APEC numbers, there are over 89 million small to medium-sized enterprises in this world, which represents 98 to 99% of all legally constituted employe…

Energy Conservation Campaign

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Terri Buckner June 02, 2006 04:08 PM
Hi, We are preparing to launch an energy conservation campaign for the school year that will start in August. I've been creating energy profiles for each of the buildings on …

US EPA's Green Power Initiative

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Steven Brant Bryn Mawr June 02, 2006 02:31 PM
I'm just wondering if anyone on this list has any experience with the US EPA's Green Power initiative... Thanks! Steve http://www.epa.gov/greenpower/ "Across Amer…

Using Social Norms to Reduce Household Energy Consumption

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Schultz P. W., Nolan J. M., Cialdini R. B., Goldstein N. J., Griskevicius Vladas (2007). The Constructive, Destructive, and Reconstructive Power of Social Norms. Psychological Science, 18(5), 429-434.
Background  In the two projects described below, information was delivered to households in order to foster norms that support reduced electricity consumption.  These projects ma…

Factors Necessary for the Social Diffusion of Social Energy in New England

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Sawyer, S.W. (1982). Leaders in change: Solar energy owners and the implications for future adoption rates. Technological Forecasting and Social Change,21, 201-211.
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