Jun 24, 2015
Distributed Technique for Power ‘Scheduling’ Advances Smart Grid Concept
Researchers have developed a new technique for “scheduling” energy in electric grids that advances the smart grid concept by coordinating the energy being produced and stored by conventional and renewable sources.
Jun 3, 2015
The Conservation Fund Selected to Lead Hofmann Forest Negotiations
The Board of Trustees for the Endowment Fund of NC State University has selected The Conservation Fund, supported by the law firm of Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan, to manage land-use negotiations for Hofmann Forest. The […]
May 19, 2015
Fisheries, Society and Sustainability: A Q&A With Stefano Longo
What happens when part of the ecosystem becomes a commodity? Stefano Longo explores this and other questions in his new book on fisheries and environmental sociology.
Mar 17, 2015
NC State Endowment Fund Announces New Hofmann Forest Plan
NC State Endowment Fund announces the long-term strategy for Hofmann Forest.
Feb 11, 2015
NC State Researchers Land UNC System Research Grants
NC State is a key partner in five of six grants awarded as part of a new, statewide initiative designed to advance strategically-important collaborative research projects in North Carolina.
Feb 6, 2015
Fish Pee Helps Keep Coastal Ecosystems Healthy, Thriving
Researchers find that pristine Caribbean coral reefs would be quite a bit less pristine without the proper levels of fish pee.
Jan 29, 2015
Lab Grades Green Building Potential
Nelson Hall becomes a living lab for sustainability education as students evaluate the building for LEED certification.
Jan 23, 2015
New Technique Helps Probe Performance of Organic Solar Cell Materials
Researchers have developed a way to determine the role that a material’s structure has on the efficiency of organic solar cells, which are candidates for low-cost, next generation solar power. The finding will help guide future research and development efforts.
Jan 14, 2015
New Material, Technique Efficiently Produce Hydrogen, Syngas Fuel Feedstock
Researchers have developed a technique that uses a new catalyst to convert methane and water into hydrogen and a fuel feedstock called syngas with the assistance of solar power.
Jan 14, 2015
Holiday Energy Effort Reaps Mega Savings
Over the last 10 years, NC State has saved $2.76 million in energy costs with its conservation efforts during the university's holiday break, including a savings of $274,987 during the most recent shutdown.