Tag: energy

Missouri S&T to receive $4.3 million from DOE SunShot Initiative

Posted by on October 23, 2013

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Missouri University of Science and Technology will receive $4.3 million over the next five years from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) SunShot Initiative to develop power engineering curriculum and launch the Mid-America Regional Microgrid Education and Training Consortium (MARMET).

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S&T to lead partnership with industry in modular reactor consortium

Posted by on July 29, 2013

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  Ameren and Westinghouse Electric Co. are tapping into the expertise of Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) and the University of Missouri-Columbia (MU) to conduct research that will benefit the nuclear energy industry.

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Innovative sustainability leads to Climate Leadership Award

Posted by on June 5, 2013

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An innovative approach to “recycling” homes built for past Solar Decathlons and turning them into sustainable student and faculty housing, combined with a geothermal project that will cut campus energy use in half, helped Missouri University of Science and Technology win a 2013 Climate Leadership Award.

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Help S&T win Climate Leadership Awards video contest

Posted by on April 1, 2013

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Missouri University of Science and Technology will be recognized in two venues this month as one of 20 colleges and universities nationwide that exemplify the mission of the American College & University Presidents’ Climate Commitment (ACUPCC) to promote education, research and community involvement on sustainability issues.

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Rolla researchers predict they can cut cooling costs by 40 percent

Posted by on September 8, 2011

A research team from Missouri University of Science and Technology has been awarded $15,000 by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to develop “smart” ventilation systems that could result in a 40 percent reduction in the cost of cooling your house.

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So much potential water energy, so close to home

Posted by on August 12, 2011

Dr. Rajiv Mishra thinks the ancient past and the modern present are converging in some ways. “In the past,” Mishra says, “we have prayed to the sun god, to the wind god and to the water god. Now we are back to that point.”

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Missouri S&T to receive $1 million research grant

Posted by on May 3, 2010

Missouri University of Science and Technology has been awarded a $999,997 grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to improve cathode performance in lithium-air batteries.

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S&T researchers to develop renewable energy technologies for military installations

Posted by on October 6, 2009

Researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology have received a $3.45 million grant from the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to develop renewable energy technologies for advanced military installations.

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S&T’s house of the future to be on display in D.C.

Posted by on September 17, 2009

Missouri University of Science and Technology is one of 20 universities that will be participating in the 2009 Solar Decathlon this October in Washington, D.C. Members of Missouri S&T’s Solar House Team are currently building a new home on campus for the competition.

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Missouri S&T selected to help support nation’s new energy goals

Posted by on May 21, 2009

Missouri University of Science and Technology is one of 31 U.S. universities selected by the Department of Energy to advance nuclear technologies in support of the nation’s energy goals.

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