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May 26, 2017

Strip mines are so common in rural Pennsylvania that many people are unfazed by the sight of rock-filled piles of dirt and tracts of barren land.

May 25, 2017

This July 27th, Penn State Extension is pleased to offer a series of technical half day workshops in renewable energy (Solar, Bioenergy, Wind) and sustainability.

Average US Cost to Produce Solar PV Power, based on NREL Data
May 25, 2017

Many Regions in the US are reaching a tipping point in terms of the economics of solar photovoltaics

Professor Marvin Hall Discusses Ecosystem Benefits of Switchgrass at the Recent Short Course
May 25, 2017

Short Course Discusses Ecosystem Services Provided by Perennial Plantings

This Advanced Torrefaction Systems pilot plant in Port Allegany is designed to manufacture high value biomass fuel
January 3, 2017

Torrefaction and biochar potential pathways to wood energy development.

An air-to-air heat exchanger keeps indoor air fresh without wasting heat
January 3, 2017

Part 2 in the Penn State Extension renewable and alternateive enregy series on high performance homes.

October 4, 2016

(Part 3 in the series on making your home life more renewable)

October 4, 2016

New warm-season grass producer group supports grower needs in a developing industry.

April 1, 2016

More Pennsylvania Grant Opportunities in Renewable Energy

April 1, 2016

Statewide group to be a topic of conversation

Trends for total energy usage and GHG emissions at University Park for 1996-2015, with a reversal beginning in 2006-07 despite increasing gross square feet (GSF) of space
April 1, 2016

Carbon focus, solar studied as renewable energy options for university operations.

April 1, 2016

Ways Pennsylvania homeowners can choose to heat with renewable fuels.

January 12, 2016

Programs help homeowners and businesses with renewable energy projects