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Open Call for Proposals 19-20 Cycle - AEC Internal Grant Opportunity
Feb 5, 2020

The Appalachian Energy Center (AEC) is open to proposals for funding to support research, engagement, and educational activities that align with the s...

Spring Sustainable Energy Speaker Series Highlights Communities Leading the Way Toward Clean Energy
Jan 15, 2020

Communities across the United States (US) and world are pursuing clean energy goals motivated by various reasons including environmental, cost stabili...

Showing People How To Potentially Live Off the Grid
Dec 9, 2019

 By Amanda BrasierAmid the energy and music at the fall Lake Eden Arts Festival (LEAF), a team from Appalachian State was creating their own ener...

CDIAC at Appalachian State is up and running, authors on the Global Carbon Budget for 2019
Dec 4, 2019

Dennis Gilfillan and Gregg Marland, researchers within the Research Institute for Environment, Energy, and Economics, have recently revitalized the Ca...

Second Year of NEXUS Pilot System Operations at Partner Farms Successful
Aug 28, 2019

SummaryThe Nexus team continues its work designing and evaluating technological solutions to extend the growing season for small-scale farmers in Sout...

Solar PV array on Frank Hall, ASU campus

AEC Launches New Energy Extension Program
Aug 28, 2019

Appalachian receives many requests for assistance on energy topics because of the sustainable technology and building science degree programs and many...

Appalachian Energy Summit
Jul 16, 2019

The 2019 Appalachian Energy Summit will be held July 29-31 at Appalachian State University in the beautiful surrounds of Boone, North Carolina.This ye...

Members of Appalachian's Carbon Research Group

Department of Energy changes give Appalachian State an opportunity to continue carbon emission reporting for Global solutions
Feb 26, 2019

The year 2017 was a threshold year for global emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) to the atmosphere and for global climate change. Carbon dioxide is emi...