Overviews and Analysis
Publishes research and data on energy security, economic development, and environmental protection. Select the "Topics" tab to access data by subject. Free access to some publications and executive summary of reports by country or topic.
Reports on major economic, scientific, and technological developments in industrial, pharmaceutical, and high technology worldwide.
Energy is one of the industry sectors covered.
Reports and market trends encompassing various technology-, energy-, and manufacturing-related fields.
Market and technology analysis including oil, gas, solar, wind, biofuel, and other energy sources.
Petroleum (Oil and Gas)
International Petroleum Encyclopedia
Ref HD 9560.5 I59 in the Stamps Reading Room.
Includes information on petroleum drilling, production, pipelines, and refining on a country-by-country basis, as well as key industry statistics and industry updates.
Introduction to oil energy products and how they function. Provides a road map for EIA data and additional industry statistics. Also includes information about other types of energy.
Provides reports and data such as prices, production and oil reserves.
Detailed descriptions of companies, industries, and mutual funds.
Includes useful background information and trends on the Oil, Gas & Consumable Fuels; Energy Equipment & Services; and Gas Utilities industries.
US Department of Energy page covers fuels such as biodiesel, biomass to liquids, coal to liquids, ethanol, hydrogen, natural gas and more. Also provides information about fueling stations.
Good source for news, brief market research reports, and focused industry events.
The lab, which isdedicated to the commercialization and deployment of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies, offers developments in science and technology, and technology transfer on their site.
Includes news, events, products, and technology overviews.
Covers variety of sources such as fuel cells, geothermal, hydroelectricity, and photovoltaic.
Covers industrial-related biotechnology, including biofuels and biomass.
Provides links to useful resources including solar maps.
A program of the U.S. Department of Energy. Provides information about technology, markets, and funding opportunities in the areas of photovoltaics, concentrating solar power, market transformation, and systems integration.
Includes industry outlooks, news, events, legislation, policy, resource library, and career center.
Links to useful resources including wind maps.
News, and discussion of the latest trends affecting the industry.
Introduction and industry reports on technology, operation and management, and grid integration and storage.
Policy and Regulation
Includes news, legal resources, reports, and analysis on energy related industries.
An international association of local, national, and regional government organizations that have made a commitment to sustainable development. Provides news, events, and discussions on policy & regulatory issues.
The legal component of this database includes federal and state case law, statutes, secondary sources such as law reviews, and state legal materials.
A comprehensive source of information on state, local, utility, and federal incentives that promote renewable energy and energy efficiency.
From the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, offers regulation text, history, statutory authority, supporting analysis, compliance information, and related guidance.
News, events, regional reports, and publications focusing on policy and regulatory issues in Europe, Latin America, and North America.
Provides worldwide statistics and reports on various energy related topics including renewable energy.
Contains basic statistics for more than 220 countries/territories. Currently, the database provides time series for the period 1950-2013 and is updated annually.
Includes historical, current, and forecast pricing data for all major forms of energy. Also daily wholesale and retail prices of selected energy products, updated typically by 8:30 am.
Electricity Supply & Demand for ... for the Regional Reliability Councils of the North American Electric Reliability Council
Spreadsheet that details aggregated 10-year projections of electricity demand, electric generating capacity, and transmission line mileage. Requires login from staff in the Stamps Reading Room.
These statistics cover both conventional and renewable energy, providing a world energy review.
Careers, Associations, and Events
Career resources for HBS MBA students.
Career resources for HBS Alumni.
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