AEC News

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...

Sophie Mullinax

Sustainable Energy Speaker Series: Sophie Mullinax (CANCELED)
Jan 2, 2020

Event DetailsSophie Mullinax, Project Coordinator for the Blue Horizons ProjectThe Blue Horizons Project: Community Energy Planning in ActionMond...

Sustainable Energy Speaker Series: Dionne Delli-Gatti
Jan 2, 2020

Event DetailsDionne Delli-Gatti, Director of Regulatory and Legislative Affairs and Southeast Climate and Clean Energy initiatives at the Environ...

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...

Affordable Zero Energy Ready Homes Workshop - CANCELLED
Dec 3, 2019

Habitat for Humanity of Catawba Valley completed construction on the first certified DOE Zero Energy Ready Homes in North Carolina in 2016. The h...

2020 KidWind Challenge at App State - CANCELLED
Dec 3, 2019

The KidWind Challenge is cancelled and we will work to reschedule at a later date.The KidWind Challenge is the ultimate wind energy learning experienc...

Southeastern Student Sustainability Conference
Oct 16, 2019

Friday, February 28 - Sunday, March 1, 2020Appalachian State University - Boone, NCConference Info: This annual conference brings together studen...

Introduction to Photovoltaic System Design & Construction Workshop - CANCELLED
Oct 16, 2019

This workshop is cancelled and may be rescheduled to August.Interested to get into the solar field but don't know where to start? This 40-hour worksho...