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  • Advisory Council Teleconference June 24
    [June 23, 2016]

    The Iowa Energy Center advisory council will hold a teleconference on Friday, June 24 at 4:00 p.m. to discuss the matching grant proposal “Development of Agricultural-Based Phase Change Materials for Building Applications” . The agenda is provided below. Advisory Council Teleconference June 24, 2016 Open Public Meeting To dial into this meeting please call (866) 249-8583 Code 411819 _________________________________ [...]  Read More

  • Energy Center Grantee Wins ASHRAE Funding
    [June 17, 2016]

    An Energy Center grantee and Iowa State University professor was recently awarded a grant worth over $100,000 from the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE). Kristen Cetin was awarded the funding  to help her continue her research into energy efficiency, part of which will be conducted at our Energy Resource Station in [...]  Read More

  • Advisory Council Teleconference June 10
    [June 8, 2016]

    The Iowa Energy Center advisory council will hold a teleconference on Friday, June 10 at 10:00 a.m. to discuss the matching grant proposal “Batteries: Strong, High Li+ Ion Conductivity, Li-Impermeable Thin-Ribbon Glassy Solid Electrolytes”. The agenda is provided below. Advisory Council Teleconference June 10, 2016 Open Public Meeting To dial into this meeting please call (866) [...]  Read More

  • Second Round of Solar Implementation Assistance Applications Due June 24, 2016
    [June 3, 2016]

    FROM the U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Many universities have developed solar demonstration projects for educational purposes. As the costs of solar have rapidly declined, universities are increasingly looking to scale their solar investments. In order to go solar, universities need to examine solar cost, financing options, state and local policies, and utility regulations while navigating [...]  Read More

  • SBIR National Road Tour Coming Back to Ames
    [June 2, 2016]

    FROM IOWA INNOVATION CORPORATION The SBIR/STTR National Road Tour is returning to Iowa this summer, and details are beginning to come together. Last year, more than 150 Iowans met face-to-face with representatives from federal funding agencies including NASA, National Institutes of Health, USDA and National Science Foundation. The national bus tour event will be Wednesday, August 17 in Ames. To [...]  Read More