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- We are streaming this semester’s Sustainable Futures Speaker Series online. See upcoming events….
- The North Coast Offshore Wind Workshop scheduled for April 28 has been postponed. If you’re interested in receiving updates on our offshore wind studies, please send an email to email@example.com.
- All site tours and educational events have been postponed until further notice.
This month, five student researchers from the Schatz team were recognized by Humboldt State and by the college’s Environmental Resources Engineering department for outstanding achievements…full article
Understanding seabird flight height is key to accurately modeling the risk of direct interactions between seabirds and offshore wind turbines, and is the focus of our latest offshore wind feasibility study…full article
On May 7, the VeraSol/Lighting Global team presented a webinar on the new IEC quality standards for pico-solar products & SHS kits…Download the video and Q&A
Our projects in the news
LOST COAST OUTPOST | 1/23/20
Terra-Gen Critics Said We Should Wait for Offshore Wind, But Will That Project Spark an Even Nastier Debate?
JEFFERSON PUBLIC RADIO | 1/14/20
California Reservation’s Solar Microgrid Provides Power During Utility Shutoffs
WASHINGTON POST | 1/1/2020
Amid shut-off woes, a beacon of energy
MICROGRID KNOWLEDGE | 12/19/19
Community Microgrids: Four Examples of Local Energy that Improves Lives
REASONS to be CHEERFUL | 12/7/19
Power struggle: In the haze of the California wildfires, a Native American tribe’s independent electricity grid saved the day. Is a new model for energy in America rising from the ashes?
MICROGRID KNOWLEDGE | 11/12/19
Airport Microgrid in Northern California Looks to Create Replicable Model
MICROGRID KNOWLEDGE | 11/11/19
Life Won Thanks to the Blue Lake Rancheria Microgrid
ETH ZURICH | 11/6/19
Understanding the Scale of Back-up Generation in the Developing World
POPULAR SCIENCE | 10/21/19
How microgrids could protect California from blackouts during fire season
NORTH COAST JOURNAL | 10/17/19
WIRED | 5/16/19
This Casino’s Microgrid Might Be the Future of Energy