You are required to find and use a number of different sources for your Environmental Assessment assignments. Here are some tips on how to start.
Selecting an Energy Generation Project
Not sure which project to use for your assignment? Browse through the news to find proposed and newer projects -- if you select a project that is too old, it may be difficult to find information about it. Some tips on how to brainstorm topic ideas:
- Search Google News using keyterms like "solar energy project California", "wind farm California", "alternative energy project", etc.
- Browse through headlines on the San Diego UT's Green Energy or LA Times Environment websites.
Finding Environmental Assessments Online
Environmental Assessments (EA), Environmental Impact Reports (EIR), and Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) can often be found online for newer energy projects. The easiest way to find these reports is to go to Google and conduct a simple keyword search for your project's name and the words "environmental assessment" / "environmental impact report" / "environmental impact statement". For example:
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