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LED Upgrade Saves Energy, Improves Textiles Lab
New LED lighting in an NC State University College of Textiles student lab will save $4,700 annually in avoided energy costs.
New Reclamation System Saves Water At NC State Energy Facility
Use of reclaimed water at NC State University's Cates Utility Plant will save about 500,000 gallons of water annually.
Winter Break Energy Conservation Saves Nearly $300,000
While campus is unoccupied over winter break, NC State optimizes energy savings from campus buildings.
Student-Led Energy, Water Competition Boasts Big Savings
A little rivalry can be a good thing — especially when it comes to saving energy and water. In just 28 days, a student-led energy...
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center Receives $1 Million Federal Support for Solar
Project will accelerate community solar by municipal and cooperative utilities in the Southeast.
NC State Surpasses Energy, Water Reduction Goals
Proving that growth and savings are simultaneously possible, NC State has reduced campus energy use by 33 percent and water use by 50 percent per gross square foot.
Food Additive Key to Environmentally Friendly, Efficient, Plastic Solar Cells
NC State researchers have discovered that a food additive is capable of replacing environmentally-harmful chemicals in the creation of efficient plastic solar cells.
FREEDM Works Toward An Efficient Smart Grid
The home stretch of the National Science Foundation-funded FREEDM Systems Center at NC State may be just the beginning.
Student promotes materials science research, renewable energy in Tanzania
A doctoral student in mechanical engineering at NC State travels to promote collaboration, which is key for sustainable energy solutions in Africa.
New Tech Promises to Boost Electric Vehicle Efficiency, Range
Thanks to a recent NC State research breakthrough, electric vehicles may get more efficient and boast greater range.