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  • 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

  • 2014 Iowa Advanced Energy Employment Survey
    [April 24, 2015]

    The Advanced Energy Economy Institute (AEEI) is a charitable organization that aims to raise awareness of the public benefits and opportunities of advanced energy, while providing critical data to drive the policy discussion on key issues through commissioned research and reports, data aggregation and analytic tools. In December of 2014, AEEI came out with the [...]  Read More

  • Funding Opportunity: Iowa Energy Center Special-Project Grant Program
    [April 8, 2015]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER The Iowa Energy Center has announced a Special-Project Grant funding opportunity for activities that do not readily fit within other Energy Center grant programs. The Energy Center is seeking proposals for work that will have high impact and statewide value. The broad objective of the Energy Center through this Funding [...]  Read More

  • Eric Koehlmoos Presents Research at the 2015 White House Science Fair
    [April 6, 2015]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER An award-winning student from South O’Brien Secondary School in Paullina represented Iowa at the 2015 White House Science Fair on March 23, an event hosted by President Obama. Eric Koehlmoos, a senior, was selected to attend by the National FFA Organization after he was named the 2014 winner in Power, [...]  Read More

  • Director of Iowa Energy Center Speaks to Iowa Senate and House Committees
    [March 20, 2015]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER Director of the Iowa Energy Center, Dr. Mark C. Petri, was recently invited to speak to both the Iowa Senate Economic Growth Committee and the Iowa House Commerce Committee. He gave remarks in regards to the Iowa Energy Center’s work in supporting economic development for Iowa as well as what [...]  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