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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.
Got Sheep? Want A Solar Farm?
Sheep plus solar farms. A natural combination for maintaining ground cover amid renewable energy production.
Lightweight, Wearable Tech Efficiently Converts Body Heat to Electricity
Lightweight, wearable sensors created at NC State are powered by your body -- not batteries.
Creativity, Sustainability Power Alex Hsain’s Research
With the help of NC State junior materials science and engineering major Hanan “Alex” Hsain, society is charging toward a cordless future of self-powered devices.
Students design sustainability solutions in Make-A-Thon
By the time your shower has warmed you on cold days, cooled you on hot days, helped you wake up on early days or relax...
Energy savings add up despite warm winter break
Even with Raleigh temperatures hovering in the 70s many days during NC State’s winter holiday, the university avoided $288,990 in utility costs through its Winter...
Winter Holiday Provides Energy Saving Opportunity
While NC State students, faculty and staff enjoy winter holiday, many of the university’s buildings will also take a break in order to generate energy...
Strategic Summer Scheduling Reaps Energy Savings
A hot, humid North Carolina summer isn’t when you might expect NC State to save nearly $900 a day in avoided energy costs. But thanks...
New Solar Umbrellas Power Outdoor Study Spot
The newest outdoor study spot on NC State’s campus is powered by the sun. Three 9-foot umbrellas located between Tucker and Owen Residence Halls feature...