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Nexus Group Continues to Boost Greenhouse Systems Efficiencies
Aug 15, 2022

 The Nexus group has successfully carried out several projects to improve the energy efficiency of the high-tunnel greenhouse. The team improved ...

Energy Tech University Prize 2022 Competition
Jul 6, 2022

An Appalachian State University student team earned a Technology Bonus Prize in the U.S. Department of Energy's Energy Tech University Prize 2022 Comp...

Energy Summit Student Poster Competition Returns in 2022
Jun 14, 2022

The Appalachian Energy Summit returned in 2022 after a three-year hiatus. Held June 8-10, the Summit welcomed sustainability professionals, faculty, a...

NEXUS Group Launches Two Research Projects at Existing Facility
May 11, 2021

The Nexus group launched two research projects this year at their existing facility located at the Watauga County landfill. The team is working on an ...

Global Carbon Budget, 2020: CO2 Emissions Continue High
Dec 14, 2020

View the Appalachian Today article:  Climate change and the rise of CO2: App State scientists contribute to 2020 Global Carbon BudgetAmid ri...

Solar+Storage Pilot Project for Low to Moderate Income Households
Dec 7, 2020

Low to moderate-income (LMI) households expend a disproportionate amount of disposable income on utilities. Existing weatherization programs for LMI h...

NABCEP Associate Exams Now Available at Home with Live Online Proctoring!
May 4, 2020

NABCEP is excited to announce that candidates may now schedule to take the Associate credentialing exams through live online proctoring.&nbs...

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...