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  • Advisory Council to Meet Friday, May 29, 2015
    [May 28, 2015]

    BY ZACH DAHL | IOWA ENERGY CENTER The Iowa Energy Center advisory council will hold a meeting in the Ames office on Friday, May 29, 2015 at 2:40 p.m. to discuss the work scope for the matching grant “Nanoscale Mechanism of Dielectric Breakdown.”  The agenda is provided below. Advisory Council Agenda.pdf Open Public Meeting To dial into this [...]  Read More

  • DOE Resources Help Measure Building Energy Benchmarking Policy & Program Effectiveness
    [May 28, 2015]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER According to a Department of Energy news release, two new resources are now available to help stakeholders analyze the energy, non-energy, and market transformation impacts of building energy benchmarking policies and programs. The first is a handbook that provides methodologies for jurisdictions to use to analyze the impact of their benchmarking policies [...]  Read More

  • DOE Releases Major Wind Power Report Mentioning Iowa State Researcher
    [May 26, 2015]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER   On Tuesday, May 19th the Department of Energy (DOE) released a major report on Enabling Wind Power Nationwide. The report outlines the United States’ production and use of wind energy as well as project possibilities for the future of U.S. wind energy. Iowa State University’s research on high-performance concrete [...]  Read More

  • Advisory Council to Meet Friday, May 29, 2015
    [May 18, 2015]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER The Iowa Energy Center advisory council will hold a meeting in the Ames office on Friday, May 29, 2015 at 8:30 a.m. The agenda is provided below. Advisory Council Agenda  Open Public Meeting To dial into this meeting please call (866) 249-8583 Code 411819 __________________________________________________________ ABOUT US The Iowa Energy Center [...]  Read More

  • MIT Energy Initiative Releases The Future of Solar Energy Report
    [May 18, 2015]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has released a major new report on The Future of Solar Energy. The report discusses pathways toward affordable solar energy through lower-cost technologies and more effective deployment policies. According to the MIT Energy Initiative, The Future of Solar Energy “reflects on the technical, commercial and policy [...]  Read More

  • Iowa Energy Center Completes Iowa Public Building Energy Benchmarking Phase II Project
    [May 13, 2015]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER After two years, the Iowa Energy Center and other members of the Iowa Public Building Benchmarking Partnership (the Iowa Economic Development Authority Energy Office, the University of Northern Iowa Center for Energy and Environmental Education, and The Weidt Group) have completed the Iowa Public Building Energy Benchmarking Phase II Project. [...]  Read More