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American Public Power Association
Abstract: The service organization for the nation's more than 2,000 community based, locally controlled, not for profit electric utilities.
Source:
URL: http://www.appanet.org/

Case Studies [PDF]
Abstract: Case studies utilizing life cycle assessments as a management tool for incorporation into current LCRA education curricula.
Source: LCRA
URL: http://www.zerowastenetwork.org/Hub/documents/lcra_pdf_files
/01-0007.PDF

Combustion
Abstract: Describes the combustion process.
Source: Southwest Network for Zero Waste
URL: http://zerowastenetwork.org/hub/documents/ElectricUtilities/
electric_combustion.htm

Electric Council of New England
Abstract: The Electric Council is an association dedicated to safe, reliable and efficient electric service.
Source:
URL: http://www.ecne.org/

Enviro Oil Filter Pilot Test [PDF]
Abstract: Dalchau Service Center Enviro Oil Filter Pilot Test Report. Part of the LCRA Pollution Solution Program
Source:
URL: http://www.zerowastenetwork.org/Hub/documents/lcra_pdf_files
/04-0022.pdf

GENCO [PDF]
Abstract: Corrosion control of existing steel structures at GENCO.
Source: LCRA
URL: http://www.zerowastenetwork.org/Hub/documents/lcra_pdf_files
/01-0029EVAL.pdf

Green-e
Abstract: Green-e is a voluntary certification program for renewable electricity products. The Green-e Program sets consumer protection and environmental standards for electricity products, and verifies that Green-e certified products meet these standards. Electric
Source:
URL: http://www.green-e.org/what_is/what_is_index.html

Hydrogen Cooler Cleaning Pilot Test [PDF]
Abstract: LCRA Pollution Solution Program Pilot Project Report
Source: LCRA
URL: http://www.zerowastenetwork.org/Hub/documents/lcra_pdf_files
/03-0021.pdf

Joint Pollution Prevention Initiatives [PDF]
Abstract: LCRA/TNRCC joint pollution prevention initiatives
Source: LCRA
URL: http://www.zerowastenetwork.org/Hub/documents/lcra_pdf_files
/01-0008.pdf

Life Cycle Cost Approach [PDF]
Abstract: Life cycle cost approach to managing chemicals and materials
Source:
URL: http://www.zerowastenetwork.org/Hub/documents/lcra_pdf_files
/01-0003.pdf

Michigan Electric and Gas Association
Abstract: To advance the common interests of investor-owned electric and natural gas utilities in Michigan for better service to customers, shareholders, and the public.
Source:
URL: http://www.gomega.org/

Non Hazardous Fluorescent Lighting [PDF]
Abstract: This project involves the reduction in hazardous fluorescent lamps generated during electrical relamping activities.
Source: LCRA
URL: http://www.zerowastenetwork.org/Hub/documents/lcra_pdf_files
/01-0053.pdf

Renewable technologies and energy efficiency
Abstract: Visit this DOE site to find a comprehensive source of information on renewable technologies and energy efficiency. It provides links to pages on each specific renewable energy or technology, including wind, solar, geothermal, ocean, hydropower, bioenergy,
Source: DOE
URL: http://www.eere.energy.gov/

Solvent Distillation Waste Management [PDF]
Abstract: This project involves the recycling of citrus solvent using a process distillation unit.
Source: LCRA
URL: http://www.zerowastenetwork.org/Hub/documents/lcra_pdf_files
/LCRA-07.pdf

The Electric Power Associations of Mississippi
Abstract: The Electric Power Associations of Mississippi, a statewide trade organization, seeks to be the unified voice of all rural electric cooperatives in Mississippi.
Source:
URL: http://www.epaofms.com/

The Emissions & Generation Resource Integrated Database
Abstract: EPA's Emissions & Generation Resource Integrated Database (E-GRID) is an integrated source of data regarding environmental characteristics of electric power generation, providing air pollutant emission and resource mix information for thousands of individ
Source: EPA
URL: http://www.epa.gov/cleanenergy/egrid/index.htm

The Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance
Abstract: The Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance website for pollution prevention and waste minimization. The "Super Efficient Refrigerator Program" seeks to produce energy-wise appliances for home and commercial use. This program is finding alternative
Source: EPA- The Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance
URL: http://www.epa.gov/compliance/

WIRTZ DAM [PDF]
Abstract: A pollution prevention case study involving the field encapsulation of lead based paint.
Source: LCRA
URL: http://www.zerowastenetwork.org/Hub/documents/lcra_pdf_files
/NAT-P2.pdf

 


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