Grant and Research Library

Welcome to the Grant and Research Library. This database provides reports and award information about current and past grant recipients. You can also find Iowa Energy Center case studies, publications and presentations. All information can be searched by focus, year and program area or through keywords entered into the search field. Please note: the default listing of library items on this page is by date uploaded and not by project date. Use the drop down menu on the left to list projects by the desired year.

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Generating and Saving Energy on the Farm

Grant Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency Jan. 2006 — Feb. 2006 Garner, IA
Summary:

February 2, 2006 meeting organized by ISU Extension-Hancock County in collaboration with Winnebago County Extension District, Cerro Gordo County Extension District, Manufacturer’s Bank and Trust of Forest City, Alliant Energy and the Iowa Energy Center. Program presented information for small scale wind generation, lowering energy needs in livestock and grain production, energy conservation practices and [...]

Program Area:

Grant

Focus:

Energy Efficiency

  • Agricultural

Summary

February 2, 2006 meeting organized by ISU Extension-Hancock County in collaboration with Winnebago County Extension District, Cerro Gordo County Extension District, Manufacturer’s Bank and Trust of Forest City, Alliant Energy and the Iowa Energy Center. Program presented information for small scale wind generation, lowering energy needs in livestock and grain production, energy conservation practices and [...]

Award Amount:

$405

Grant Active Dates:

Jan. 2006 — Feb. 2006

Organization:

Hancock County Extension

Principal Investigator:

James H. Hill

Co-Principal Investigator:

Daniel J. Meyer

Status:

closed

Location:

Garner, IA

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2008 Residential Wind Workshop

Grant Renewable Energy May. 2008 — Jul. 2008 Iowa City, IA
Summary:

Workshop held in Des Moines, Iowa on May 31, 2008.

Program Area:

Grant

Focus:

Renewable Energy

  • Wind

Summary

Workshop held in Des Moines, Iowa on May 31, 2008.

Award Amount:

$6,900

Grant Active Dates:

May. 2008 — Jul. 2008

Organization:

Iowa Renewable Energy Association

Principal Investigator:

Michelle Kenyon Brown

Status:

closed

Location:

Iowa City, IA

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The Powerhouse: Iowa’s Mobile Showcase of Energy Efficiency

Grant Energy Efficiency Jun. 1992 — Jun. 1993 Urbandale, IA
Summary:

Iowa’s Rural Electric Cooperatives received a grant from the Iowa Energy Center to conduct a feasibility study for a Mobile Showcase of Energy Efficiency. The purpose of the mobile showcase is to demonstrate energy saving technologies and techniques to influence Iowans to be more energy efficient.

Program Area:

Grant

Focus:

Energy Efficiency

  • Education

Summary

Iowa’s Rural Electric Cooperatives received a grant from the Iowa Energy Center to conduct a feasibility study for a Mobile Showcase of Energy Efficiency. The purpose of the mobile showcase is to demonstrate energy saving technologies and techniques to influence Iowans to be more energy efficient.

Award Amount:

$62,440

Grant Active Dates:

Jun. 1992 — Jun. 1993

Organization:

Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives

Principal Investigator:

Wes Ehrecke

Status:

closed

Location:

Urbandale, IA

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A Knowledge-Based System for Energy Conservation Education; 93-17-02

Grant Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency Jul. 1993 — Jun. 1996 Ankeny, IA
Summary:

See Grant 93-17-01 for the final report (7/20/94).  The overall objective of this project has been to set up a computer system that can deliver energy-related information to the people of Iowa. Directly related to this objective, several state0of-the-art technologies have been investigated and some of these are being implemented. Surveys of Iowa Schools and [...]

Program Area:

Grant

Focus:

Energy Efficiency

  • Education

Renewable Energy

  • Education

Summary

See Grant 93-17-01 for the final report (7/20/94).  The overall objective of this project has been to set up a computer system that can deliver energy-related information to the people of Iowa. Directly related to this objective, several state0of-the-art technologies have been investigated and some of these are being implemented. Surveys of Iowa Schools and [...]

Award Amount:

$177,203

Grant Active Dates:

Jul. 1993 — Jun. 1996

Organization:

Iowa State University

Principal Investigator:

Dr. Ron Nelson

Status:

closed

Location:

Ankeny, IA

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Summary:

A team of 19 senior researchers from 8 institutions was assembled to prepare a proposal to the USDOE to establish an Energy Frontier Research Center (EFRC) on Achieving Stability in Organic Energy Materials and Structures. The Letter of Intent was submitted on November 13, 2013 and the full propoal is due on January 9, 2014. [...]

Program Area:

Grant

Focus:

Renewable Energy

  • Solar
  • Other

Summary

A team of 19 senior researchers from 8 institutions was assembled to prepare a proposal to the USDOE to establish an Energy Frontier Research Center (EFRC) on Achieving Stability in Organic Energy Materials and Structures. The Letter of Intent was submitted on November 13, 2013 and the full propoal is due on January 9, 2014. [...]

Award Amount:

$5,000

Grant Active Dates:

Dec. 2013 — Jan. 2014

Organization:

Iowa State University

Principal Investigator:

Joseph Shinar

Status:

closed

Location:

Ames, IA

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Modelling Management Strategies for Naturally Ventilated Swine Facilities

Grant Energy Efficiency Jul. 1993 — Jun. 1994 Ames, IA
Summary:

The objectives of this project were to investigate the theoretical performance of naturally ventilated swine facilities and simultaneously provide a set of management guidelines for producers and support personnel who interact directly with producers.

Program Area:

Grant

Focus:

Energy Efficiency

  • Agricultural

Summary

The objectives of this project were to investigate the theoretical performance of naturally ventilated swine facilities and simultaneously provide a set of management guidelines for producers and support personnel who interact directly with producers.

Award Amount:

$48,472

Grant Active Dates:

Jul. 1993 — Jun. 1994

Organization:

Iowa State University

Principal Investigator:

Dr. Steven J. Hoff

Status:

closed

Location:

Ames, IA

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