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American higher education system retired over 925,000+ US carbon credits to date

Eco-Business Summary New report shows academic institutions taking the lead for a greener future The American carbon offsetting market has had 42 institutions of higher education contribute an estimated 1 per cent of the domestic carbon offsetting market, AlliedOffsets found in its most...

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Bloom Energy in San Jose builds new lab to expand COVID-19 vaccine testing

ABC 7 News Summary A Silicon Valley energy company is expanding COVID test lab capacity in hopes it could speed up the return of businesses and schools to normal. Health is a vital part of Building A Better Bay Area. This $1.5 million laboratory represents a unique private-public...

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Ultra Safe Nuclear Seeks to Deploy Next Generation Micro Modular Reactors in Idaho and Illinois by 2026

KPVI Summary Ultra Safe Nuclear Corporation ( USNC ) is proposing to partner with Idaho National Laboratory (INL), the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) and U.S. Industry to deploy Ultra Safe Nuclear Micro Modular Reactors ( MMR ™) in the U.S . for the ...

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Telling Your Story, Growing New leaders Can Add Value to Your Campus

Summary Abbott Power Plant at the University of Illinois celebrated 75 years of service to the campus with a large open house. That experience has developed into an intentional effort to engage our customers and community to be an educational resource as well as communicate the plant’s...


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Converted Turbine, New Boilers and Stacks: Reliable, Responsible, Ready for Growth

Summary Abbott Power Plant at the Champaign-Urbana Campus of the University of Illinois recently completed a two-phase project to remove three 325 psig boilers and install three 850 psig boilers to increase the reliability and flexibility of the cogeneration operation. The project is part of...


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University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign Chilled Water Project: Unique Funding in a Capital Constrained World

Speakers Kent Riefsteck, University of Illinois Urbana Jerry Schuett, AEI #CampusEnergyConference #2014 #ConferenceProceeding #BusinessModelsandFinancing #UniversityofIllinoisUrbana #Illinois #AffiliatedEngineers

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Abbott Power Plant: Powerful Learning Begins Here

University of Illinois Facilities and Services July 6, 2017 Summary Most days, the engineers, mechanics, pipefitters, and steamworkers of Abbott Power Plant operate in the background on the University of Illinois campus in Urbana-Champaign, ensuring electricity is ready for over 43,000...

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University of Illinois Utility Master Plan and Dispatch Model

Summary University of Illinois conducted a Utility Master Plan evaluating the generation and distribution of steam, electricity and chilled water over a 35-year timespan. Resulting strategies are presented along with a utility dispatch model. The model inputs a substantial number of parameters...