Sustainability Resources

Wisconsin Green Building Alliance
Focus on Energy
Wisconsin Development GREEN News
Sustain Dane
DNR Weekly News
Madison Environmental Group, LLC
Sustainable Engineering Group
Milwaukee Energy Efficiency program (Me)
The Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
AIA Wisconsin is the statewide society of The American Institute of Architects
Renew Wisconsin – statewide nonprofit organization…
Clean Wisconsin protects Wisconsins clean water and air and advocates for clean energy
Wisconsin Office of Energy Independance
Habitat ReStores
Structural insulated panels (SIPs) Association
WI Sustainable Business Council
Green Tier – become part of the ideal for growing a green bottom line
UWMad School of Business Sustainability 2012 Student Projects
Travel Green Wisconsin
CO2gether Web site – environmental impact in south-central Wisconsin
MGE’s Envrionmental Website
Greener Reality – Jobs, Skills, and E quity in a Cl eaner U.S. E conomy
Leonardo Academy is a charitable 501(c)(3) nonprofit
LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design
Yale Environment 360 / Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
Power House TV
Energy Center Wisconsin
WMEP – Wisconsin Profitable Sustainability Initiative
1000 Friends of Wisconsin
Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) – Finance energy efficiency upgrades to buildings
Focus on Energy Business Fact Sheet
Green Globe is the global travel and tourism industries certification program for sustainable touris global news and networking to help green business grow
Offical US gov. source for fuel economy

Click the following link to see a pdf of Dr. Kelly Caine’s presentation on building a sustainable economy, delivered July 27, 2012 at Green Lake’s Thrasher Opera House: Building Sustainable Communities Around Core American Values & The Economy

Click the following link to view projected Climate Change Maps for Wisconsin


The Green Lake Area Sustainability Team (STEAM) exists to help municipalities, businesses, organizations, and individuals explore ways to save money and plan for the future by educating about energy and resource conservation, sustainable decision making, and funding opportunities.

STEAM Newsletter February 2013

STEAM Newsletter January 2013


Pros and Cons of LEED* Certification (*Leadership in Energy Efficient Design)