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  • Iowa State University Wins Competitive $330,000 National Science Foundation Grant
    [September 29, 2014]

    BY  & , PHOTO BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER Successful Partnerships Thanks to a highly competitive $330,000 award from the National Science Foundation, the Iowa Energy Center is proud to have partnered with Professor Hui Hu and Assistant Professor Anupam Sharma of Iowa State University to create innovative dual-rotor wind turbine designs in order to improve turbine [...]  Read More

  • Iowa State University Wins $1,250,000 Department of Energy Project
    [September 19, 2014]

    BY TOMMIE CLARK & SANDRA CANNON| IOWA ENERGY CENTER Thanks to a highly competitive award from the Department of Energy (DOE), the Iowa Energy Center is proud to partner with Wilson Engineering Professor Sri Sritharan of Iowa State University. Sri’s project will develop high-performance concrete wind turbine towers that can be designed to reach heights of 140 meters. These [...]  Read More

  • 2014 Fall Advisory Council Meeting Announcement and Agenda
    [September 16, 2014]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER Agenda Advisory Council Meeting The Iowa Energy Center will convene on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 from 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm for the fall 2014 Advisory Council meeting. This meeting will be held during the Iowa Energy Summit at Prairie Meadows Event and Conference Center in Altoona, Iowa. The 2014 [...]  Read More

  • Call for RFP’s: Iowa Energy Center’s Competitive Grant Programs
    [September 4, 2014]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER A year ago the Iowa Energy Center introduced three new competitive grant programs that are  helping Iowa organizations be more successful in competing for external funding to further the environmental, social, and economic well-being of Iowans through improved energy efficiency measures and alternate energy technology. Based on the success of those programs, [...]  Read More