It is no secret that global warming has pushed the need for energy science to an unprecedented new high. The universities you will attend are at the forefront of making new energy technologies. Geo Thermal, Solar, Hydro Electric, Wind, Ocean and even Cooking Oil are apart of this new frontier. The universities will teach you how. Look for schools who participate in competitions dealing with energy science.
Why is this Important?
- Professional Associations are where the industry of the major gather together
- Many have student chapters you can join while in college
- Many offer internships, scholarships, and opportunities in the major
|The Association of Energy Engineers||AEE is your gateway for information on energy management, energy services, deregulation, power quality, plant engineering, environment, hvac, lighting, ...||Visit|
|Solar Energy Industries Association||The US trade association for solar energy and related businesses. Focused particularly on expanding domestic and international markets, and advocating for ...||Visit|
|The mission of the American Wind Energy Association is to promote wind power growth through advocacy, communication, and education.||Visit|
|The Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan professional organization that enhances knowledge and expertise by providing a neutral forum for information exchange, professional development, networking opportunities, public education, and outreach to more than 8000 environmental professionals in 65 countries.||Visit|
|The American Petroleum Institute, API is the only national trade association that represents all aspects of Americas oil and natural gas industry.||Visit|
|National Hydropower Association||The National Hydropower Association (NHA) is a nonprofit national association dedicated exclusively to advancing the interests of the hydropower industry.||Visit|
|The Environmental Markets Association||The Environmental Markets Association (EMA) is the premiere trade association for environmental industry professionals who are active or interested in the market-based solutions to combat pollution and create a sustainable environment.||Visit|
|Association of Energy Services Professionals||Founded in 1989 as a not-for-profit association, AESP is a member-based association dedicated to improving the delivery and implementation of energy efficiency, energy management and distributed renewable resources.||Visit|