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  • 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

  • Funding Opportunity: $6.5 Million from National Renewable Energy Laboratory
    [June 17, 2014]

    BY &  | IOWA ENERGY CENTER               National Renewable Energy Laboratory is seeking proposals for an initiative to improve the integration of renewable technologies with the electric power grid. The INTEGRATE (Integrated Network Testbed for Energy Grid Research and Technology Experimentation) initiative will help enable clean energy technologies to [...]  Read More

  • Successful Grant Programs Acquire Extended Deadline to June 30th
    [June 12, 2014]

    The Iowa Energy Center has had great success with the roll-out and implementation of their new three-tiered grant programs: Planning Grant, Opportunity Grant, and Matching Grant. They are pleased to announce that the previous deadline of May 31st has been moved to June 30th, 2014 to accommodate additional proposal submissions for renewable energy and energy efficiency projects in the areas of research, demonstration, and commercialization. These grant programs are three bold ways [...]  Read More