Utah-based solar developer Renewable Resource Capital, L.L.C. and South Korean Youil Ensys Corporation signed an agreement to build at least 100 megawatts’ worth of solar projects within the next three years.
ASU’s on a “QESST” for Advanced Solar Technologies
QESST, or Quantum Energy and Sustainable Solar Technologies, is an ASU-led initiative aiming to advance and support solar technology. This initiative is gaining momentum, with strong support from both the National Science Foundation and the Department of Energy.»More
“Energy security needs to be one of the first things we think about before we deploy another soldier, before we build another ship or plane, or before we buy or fill another rucksack. -Admiral Mike Mullins”—
Ever feel like you have a solution to a local or global problem, but had no channel in which you could express your thoughts, opinions, and ideas? Well, thanks to 10,000Solutions.org, a project launched by ASU, students are now able to get their creative juices flowing and come together to solve the world greatest challenges.
10,000 Solutions gathers innovative ideas from students and the community, giving everyone a chance to submit their solution and win $10,000. Topics include education, technology, sustainability, human rights, healthy, and much more! If there’ something that you are passionate about, speak up! Your solution may just be the key to a global problem. »More
“The people are learning that you cannot leave decisions only to leaders. Local groups have to create the political will for change, rather than waiting for others to do things for them. That is where positive, and sustainable, change begins.”—Wangari Maathai
Interview with Jessica Cheng, Project Manager at AzCATI
This is an interview with Jessica Cheng, who is the project manager at the Arizona Center for Algae Technology and Innovation. Read more about the algae biofuel research going on at the ASU Polytechnic campus.