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Putting sustainable biomass to the test

This article was featured in the Q3 2018 edition of District Energy Magazine. Boosting woody biomass use with a new boiler helps Mizzou slash greenhouse gas emissions. The University of Missouri (MU) in Columbia, the state’s largest university, has achieved notable success in...

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CampusEnergy2017 Student Video Contest Winner: University of Missouri

Summary Launched in 2012, the Campus Energy Student Video Contest challenges students from IDEA member institutions to create a short video about their campus energy plant, focused on district energy and/or combined heat and power (CHP). The 2017 winner from the University of Missouri shares...

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With dwindling users, St. Louis officials weigh options to support steam loop

Bryce Gary, St. Louis Post Dispatch Summary What’s one thing the finalist cities for Amazon’s new campus have in common? Besides a certain level of dynamism, some in St. Louis are pointing out another, more specific commonality: They have shared networks called district energy systems,...

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Loans available for energy improvements from the Missouri Department of Economic Development

STL News Summary The Missouri Department of Economic Development is now accepting applications for low-interest energy improvement loans to public schools, public/private colleges and universities, local governments, local government/public owned airport facilities (municipal, county,...

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Planning and Optimizing Energy Efficiency at University of Missouri Columbia

Summary This presentation provides an overview of the University of Missouri's 60 MW CHP campus energy system that serves over 15 million SF. The system integrates multiple fuels and optimizes overall efficiency. See some of the lessons learned while operating a large energy network in the...


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Cooling Tower Basin Design at University of Texas, University of Missouri, and UNC Chapel Hill

Speakers Kevin Fox, Jacobs Engineering #CampusEnergyConference #ConferenceProceeding #2014 #DistrictCooling #JacobsEngineering #UNCChapelHill #NorthCarolina #UniversityofTexasAustin #Texas #Austin #UniversityofMissouri #Missouri


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Ashley Energy Acquires Downtown Heat And Power Plant For District Energy System

Press Release, PR Newswire ST. LOUIS , Aug. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashley Energy LLC ("Ashley") today announced that it has acquired the historic Ashley heat and power plant located in downtown St. Louis from Trigen-St. Louis Energy Corporation, a subsidiary of Veolia North...

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Sustainable District Energy at Mizzou: The Accelerated Integration of Biomass, Wind, Solar and Energy Conservation

Summary The University of Missouri (MU) strives to provide a healthy and safe learning environment and is working to achieve climate neutrality in line with the American College and University Presidents’ Climate Commitment. This presentation reviews current campus programs including: 1)...


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Energy company that heats and cools downtown Kansas City is going green

Diane Stafford, Kansas City Star July 21, 2017 Summary A rooftop restaurant on a downtown office building. A quick-melting ice rink in Sprint Center. A vanishing coal pile at the Missouri riverfront. They have nothing in common — unless you know about the network of heating and cooling...

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University of Missouri wins 2017 System of the Year Award

System of the Year 2017 Bob Smith, chair of the IDEA System of the Year Award committee, announced the winner of the 2017 SOYA at the conclusion of IDEA's 108th Annual Conference and Trade Show in Scottsdale, Ariz., on June 28, 2017. The award was accepted by Ken Davis, director of...

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