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2014 Press Releases and Articles

Clemson's SCE&G Energy Innovation Center rated LEED Gold
Clemson Newsroom - July 2, 2014

Wind energy developer eyes Energy Innovation Center testing
The Post and Courier - June 11, 2014

Power Up - Researchers and companies put wind power to the test
Glimpse (Vol. 3, No. 1) Spring 2014

Clemson University plays key role in updating nation’s electrical grid
Clemson University Newsroom - April 17, 2014

Clemson poised to play role in first U.S. offshore wind farm
The Post and Courier - April 9, 2014

Upgrading and Transforming the nation's aging electric power grid: Nick Rigas is moving new-energy technologies forward faster than ever before
Clemson University - March 2014

2013 Press Releases and Articles

A new power grid: Making alternative energy a reality (November 2013)

GE to supply first test specimen for Clemson drivetrain facility (November 21, 2013)

Clemson dedicates one-of-a-kind energy systems research and testing facility (November 21, 2013)

FEV Inc. locating at Energy Innovation Center at CURI (November 13, 2013)

Barge brings huge gear box to turbine test facility (October 4, 2013)

Clemson trustees approve restructuring, capital projects (April 12, 2013)

Clemson's Intelligent Farm research aims to help farmers' decision-making (February 26, 2013)

Clemson wind-turbine test facility readies for second massive concrete pour (January 10, 2013)

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