• We Want to Hear From You: Take Our PIE2 Survey Today!
    [September 23, 2015]

    The Iowa Energy Center is conducting a simple online survey for the Partnership for Industrial Energy Efficiency (PIE2) to better meet your needs for industrial energy efficiency related trainings in the future. Your participation in this quick survey will help us offer seminars to fulfill your training needs. __________________________________________________________ ABOUT US The Iowa Energy Center has been [...]  Read More

  • Energy Department Announces Two New Actions to Spur Clean Energy Manufacturing Growth and Innovation
    [September 17, 2015]

    Earlier this week, the Energy Department announced new research and development (R&D) efforts as part of the Department’s Clean Energy Manufacturing Initiative (CEMI). These two efforts — a national laboratory-industry collaboration pilot and a competitive solicitation to leverage national labs’ high-performance computing capabilities — will contribute to CEMI’s work to strengthen U.S. clean energy manufacturing [...]  Read More

  • National Science Foundation Releases SBIR/STTR Solicitations
    [September 14, 2015]

    The National Science Foundation (NSF) has released their latest SBIR/STTR (Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer) program solicitations. The funding cap for SBIR applications has been increased to $225,00, up from last year’s cap of $150,000. The due date for SBIR is December 8, 2015 and the STTR applicants have until December 11 of [...]  Read More

  • Northeast Iowa Solar Energy Fair Recap
    [September 8, 2015]

    The Iowa Energy Center recently provided funding for the Northeast Iowa Solar Energy Fair hosted by the UNI Center for Energy & Environmental Education. The aim of the event was to provide education to homeowners and businesses about a variety of energy-related topics including: the benefits of solar energy, how to understand the technology involved [...]  Read More