Eco-Architecture

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Local
Earth-Integrated Buildings
PAWA (Power and Water Authority)
SOLARCH
The Underground Space Site
Virtual Library ENERGY EFFICIENCY

General International
Ecological Architecture
EcoNet's Sustainable Development Resources
Resources on architecture and community design
Solstice: Sustainable Energy and Development
Sustainable Architecture

Research Institutions
ASHRAE
BEPAC
BLOCON Software Agency
BRANZ (Building Research Association of New Zealand)
BRE (Building Research Establishment, UK)
Built Environment Research at Anglia Polytechnic University, UK
CIBSE
CNBR (Co-operative Network for Building Researchers)
Energy Efficient Housing in Canada
Energy Research Group at the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture of University College Dublin
Enertia® Building Systems, Inc.
ESRU: Energy Systems Research Unit
Fraunhofer Institute of Building Physics
IBPSA (International Building Performance Simulation Association)
Institute for Research in Construction
Institute of Energy and Sustainable Development
International Energy Agency: Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre
International Energy Agency: Energy Conservation in Buildings
LBL Center for Building Science
LEARN: Low Energy Architecture Research Unit
OIKOS
Planet Architects

Sustainable Development Links
Amazing Environmental Organization WebDirectory
Centre d'Energétique de l'Ecole des Mines de Paris
Centre for Alternative Technology
Center for the Analysis and Dissemination of Demonstrated Energy Technologies
CREST (Center for Renewable Energy and Sustainable Technology)
ECIX (Energy and Climate Information Exchange)
ENEA: Ente per le Nuove tecnologie, l'Energia e l'Ambiente
Energy & Environmental Research Center
Energy and Power Evaluation Program
Energy Ideas
Energy Research Unit at Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (UK)
EREN: Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Network
Groupe de Physique Appliquée - Energie
HOME POWER magazine
Lighting Research Center
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Power Smart
Renewable Energy and Sustainable Energy Systems in Canada
sci.energy
The Energy Group of the University of Reading (UK)
The World-Wide Web Virtual Library: Energy
THERMIE
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP),
UNEP Collaborating Centre on Energy and Environment
University of California Energy Institute
U.S. Department of Energy

Eco-Construction
Community Eco-Design Network
Earth Architecture Center International
Earthships, rammed earth construction
Earthships
James Lux's Lighthook (straw-bale construction)
Steve Davis' page on rammed earth housing
Surfin' StrawBale, part one
Straw House Electronic Resource Page
Straw Bale Construction
The Last Straw periodical
Timber Framers Guild of North America

Solar Links
alt.solar.photovoltaic

alt.solar.thermal
American Solar Energy Society
A Photovoltaic Tour through Switzerland
Australian and New Zealand Solar Energy Society
Carrizo Solar Corporation
EnRel Energy Corp
Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems
IDS - InformatonsDienst Solarenergie
International Association for Solar Energy Education (IASEE)
International Energy Agency: Solar Heating and Cooling Programme
International Solar Center Berlin
ISES (International Solar Energy Society)
UK-ISES (UK - International Solar Energy Society)
Matt's Solar Car Page
Max-Planck-Institut für Festkoerperforschung: Photovoltaic Research
Mr. Solar Home Page
North Carolina Solar Center
Passive solar design using computer generated suncharts
Photovoltaic News Flashes
Revisiting Solar Power's Past
Solar Energy and Building Physics Laboratory, Switzerland
Solar Energy Application Laboratory
Solar Energy Society of Canada Inc.
Solarex
Solar Power in the U.K.
SOLSTICE
SSIN (Solar Student Information Network)
SunAngle
The Solar Cooking Archive
Thermomax
UK Solar Energy Society (UK-ISES)
University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering's Solar Energy Lab (SEL)