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  • Funding Opportunity: $9 Million to Improve the Energy Efficiency of US Commercial Buildings
    [November 20, 2014]

    BY | IOWA ENERGY CENTER The U.S Department of Energy’s Building Technologies Office (BTO) Commercial Buildings Integration Program has announced the availability of nearly $9 million for Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) DE-FOA-0001168, “Advancing Solutions to Improve the Energy Efficiency of U.S. Commercial Buildings.” The FOA encourages investments in energy-saving upgrades that can be widely adopted in [...]  Read More

  • 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