Posts under Category: Energy Efficiency

  • Iowa Agriculture Literacy Workshops Wrap Up for the Summer
    [August 10, 2015]

    BY ZACH DAHL | IOWA ENERGY CENTER Iowa Agriculture Literacy Foundation has wrapped up its summer 2015 workshops and has distributed curriculum and lesson plans to more than one hundred teachers. These workshops, funded in part by the Energy Center, were designed to educate teachers on the importance of energy and agriculture. The most recent workshop was held [...] Read More

  • Topics Released for SBIR and STTR Grant Opportunity
    [August 6, 2015]

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science plans to announce a funding opportunity on August 17, for the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Programs. Under this grant opportunity, DOE will seek applications for funding directed toward FY16 Phase I projects. SBIR and STTR are U.S. Government programs [...] Read More

  • Community Solar Webinar Coming July 29
    [July 24, 2015]

    BY LEIGH NELSON | IOWA ENERGY CENTER The Iowa Energy Center is sponsoring a webinar being hosted by the University of Northern Iowa’s Center for Energy and Environmental Education (CEEE) on the topic of community solar. Join us July 29 at noon for a 1-hour presentation featuring experts from municipal utilities and electric cooperatives as [...] Read More

  • Marilyn Brown Discusses the Energy-Efficiency Gap
    [April 24, 2015]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER Dr. Marilyn Brown speaking at the Speaker Series event. Energy and the environment are two of the most critical topics of the 21st century and that’s why the Iowa Energy Center invited Dr. Marilyn Brown of the Georgia Institute of Technology to speak about fresh perspectives on energy production, new technology, policymaking, [...] Read More

  • 2015 Clean Energy Challenge- Iowa Finalists
    [March 11, 2015]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER Two Iowa startup companies have advanced to the finals of a prestigious energy business plan competition, the Clean Energy Challenge, in Chicago. The Illinois nonprofit corporation, Clean Energy Trust, aims to further the growth of clean energy technologies and businesses throughout the Midwest. In doing this, the Clean Energy Challenge [...] Read More