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Pittsburgh, NETL acknowledge fifth anniversary of microgrid partnership

Pennsylvania Business Report Summary The City of Pittsburgh and the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) entered into a partnership in July 2015 to upgrade the city’s energy system and implement a microgrids concept spanning nine energy districts. The city gave NETL five years to...

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Carnegie Mellon University purchases wind RECs from ENGIE

Windpower Engineering & Development Summary Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) and ENGIE Resource s announced a series of multiyear energy agreements through 2024 in which the university will purchase energy from the Radford’s Run Wind Farm for its Pittsburgh campus. Martin...

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2019 John Gray Scholar: James Manning

2019 John Gray Scholarship Award Winner At its 110 th Annual Conference in Pittsburgh, PA, the International District Energy Association (IDEA) awarded the 2019 John Gray Scholarship to James Manning of Carnegie Mellon University. Established at IDEA's 100th Annual Conference in 2009,...

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3 thought-provoking things from 'The future of energy: Can we get to zero carbon?' forum in Pittsburgh

Scott Blanchard, WITF Summary Three experts whose work focuses on issues related to climate change discussed whether it's possible for the U.S. to eventually get its electricity from carbon-emission-free sources -- and what that might look like. Paulina Jaramillo, Ivonne Peña and Greg Reed...