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Schatz Energy News

Three students in hardhats and orange vests just outside a gas station canopy.

Wired magazine recently visited us to learn how microgrid systems create energy security during natural disasters. Read about how our microgrids are being designed for resilience and replicability…full article

Apr 24, 2019
The Schatz Center hosted a bioenergy session and demonstration during the Agricultural Research Institute’s (ARI) 2019 Logistics Meeting…full article

Solar panels are available for sale on a street in Uganda

Feb 25, 2019
We just released our final project report on Energy Access and Off-Grid Solar in Uganda, with support from the UNCDF’s CleanStart program… full article


Upcoming lectures & events

Schatz Center Tours | June 7 from 11-noon (HSU)

Our next regular tour will be on June 7. We’ll return again to our monthly first Fridays schedule on September 6. If you’re interested in visiting the Center during the summer, please contact us!


Sustainable Futures Speaker Series

The Sustainable Futures Speaker Series is presented during the fall and spring semesters each year. Our season will kick off again in September 2019. Visit our Speaker Series page for information on the series and links to past lectures.

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