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October 24, 2013
Energy Smart Federal Partnership: Partnering to Provide Technical Assistance, Financial Incentives, and More

Presentation covers technical and financial incentives for the Energy Smart Federal Partnership and is given at the Spring 2011 Federal Utility Partnership Working Group (FUPWG) meeting.

April 15, 2013
Lorain County Community College Instructors install PV modules on training roof labs during the Midwest Renewable Energy Association’s Train-the-Trainer PV Instructor Institute course.
Helping Ensure High-Quality Installation of Solar Power Technologies

MREA is organizing a network of solar industry stakeholders to create instructional resources.

April 15, 2013
University of Wisconsin-Madison Improves Fuel Efficiency in Advanced Diesel Engines

A university project to improve engine efficiency is being further pursued by engine manufacturers.

April 15, 2013
Johnson Controls Develops an Improved Vehicle Battery, Works to Cut Battery Costs in Half

Johnson Controls is working to increase energy density of vehicle batteries while reducing manufacturing costs for lithium-ion battery cells.

April 15, 2013
Exploring Hydrogen Generation from Biomass-Derived Sugar and Sugar Alcohols to Reduce Costs

New aqueous phase reforming process uses liquid feedstocks to produce energy from hydrogen with reduced costs.

April 11, 2013
New Sensor Network Technology Increases Manufacturing Efficiency

Eaton Corporation's Motor Insight reduces installation and infrastructure costs of manufacturing.

April 11, 2013
Expanding Educational Opportunities for the Wind Energy Workforce

University of Wisconsin's new certificate and Master's programs support wind energy training.

February 28, 2013
At the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, state energy and extension staff are teaching farmers to use modern sensors to improve irrigation management. In this picture, Darrel Siekman and Gary Zoubek install Watermark Sensors and a data logger. | Photo courtesy of the University of Nebraska.
Energy Department and USDA Partner to Support Energy Efficiency in Rural Communities

Partnering with USDA, the Energy Department has created the State Energy Extension Partnership to equip America’s farm families and rural small businesses with the efficiency tools, resources and training needed to reduce energy costs.

February 11, 2013
The Port of Milwaukee's wind turbine not only generates power for the Port Administration building, it also serves as a tool to educate the community about wind power. | Photo courtesy of the Port of Milwaukee.
Milwaukee Reaps Benefits of Wind Energy

Located on the shore of Lake Michigan, a 154-foot wind turbine helps save taxpayer dollars and teaches the community about wind energy.