AEC News

App State Programs Among the First Earning Federal Zero Energy Design Designation
Sep 28, 2022

Appalachian State University is one of 12 universities to receive the Department of Energy's (DOE) new Zero Energy Design designation for post-seconda...

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...

Reinventing heated greenhouses for the High Country
Jan 24, 2022

Project outcomes from the 2019 Southern Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SSARE) On-Farm grant to the Nexus team "reinvent the heated gr...

Ryan Childress

Sustainable Energy Speaker Series: Ryan Childress
Jun 22, 2021

Event DetailsRyan Childress, Director-Gas Partnership Business Development Gas Infrastructure Group, Dominion EnergyRenewable Natural Gas: What It Is,...

Diane Cherry

Sustainable Energy Speaker Series: Diane Cherry
Jun 22, 2021

Event DetailsDiane Cherry, Principal at Diane Cherry ConsultingConsulting Pathways in Clean EnergyMonday, October 25 | 4:00 - 5:00pmZoom Link&nbs...

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 ...

State Energy Virtual Conference of North Carolina
Mar 24, 2021

The State Energy Conference provides actionable insight into the business of energy, connecting technical innovation, diverse resources and industry o...

Building Zero Energy Ready (NCLBGC) Workshop
Mar 23, 2021

Save the date, more information to come soon!This day long workshop is being designed to meet ALL 8 hours of the required continuing education (CE) fo...