MCP Energy & Construction Resources

(updated 8/07/2020)


General resources for SOCAN Energy

Emissions from the Cement Industry

Why cement emissions matter for climate change  

What is Hempcrete 

The Advantages / Disadvantages of using Hempcrete for buildings

The Truth about Hydrogen


Global Temperature and Carbon Dioxide

US Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Information Related to Key Questions

Key Question 1: What are the Global and US energy sources and Trends?

US Climate Science Special Report 2017

US Petroleum and Natural Gas Production

US Electric Generation Sources by State

Energy Information Administration

US Electricity Generated by Source

Energy & the Environment

Energy Returned on Energy Invested

International Energy Agency

Tracking Solar Panel Efficiency

Global Energy Production and Consumption 

Yale Climate Connections – Wind

Clean Energy – Wind

Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Offshore Wind Energy (AUGUST 12, 2019)

The Solutions Project

The Solutions Project – Clean Energy

Renewable Energy Assessment for Jackson & Josephine Counties

Key Question 2: How is energy used in the home and how can we increase efficiency to reduce Greenhouse Gas emissions?

Energy Use in US Homes

Home Energy Score by Better Buildings Solution CenterEnergy Information Administration

Renewable Energy

Energy Trust of Oregon

Key Question 3: What is the Greenhouse Gas inventory and what does it show for Oregon and the Rogue Valley? 

EPA Greenhouse-Gas-Equivalencies-Calculator

CO2  Footprint by Country  – Total and Per Capita 

Oregon Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Oregon GHG – Sector Based

Oregon GHG – Consumption Based

Ashland GHG Emissions

Key Question 4: What is the Cool Climate GHG Footprint calculator and how can we use it to reduce our individual GHG emissions?

UC Berkeley Cool Climate Carbon Footprint Calculator Methodology

Cool Climate Network

Cool Climate – Footprint

Cool Climate – Mobile Calculator