Timely Academics + Professional Networking: How We’re Shaping The Clean Energy Power Engineering Workforce

Timely Academics + Professional Networking: How We’re Shaping The Clean Energy Power Engineering Workforce

  • April 13, 2018
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Caroline Kamm, a senior at the University of Central Florida (UCF), is pursuing not one but two Bachelor of Science degrees: one in electrical engineering and one in mechanical engineering. Kamm credits FEEDER and GEARED for offering a wide variety of power systems and renewable energy courses that are preparing her to take her rightful place in today's power systems engineering workforce.

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Readying For DistribuTECH 2018

Readying for DistribuTECH 2018

  • December 6, 2017
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For the second year in a row, GEARED students and faculty are readying for DistribuTECH 2018, the annual conference of the electric utility industry, January 23-25, 2018 in San Antonio. The large gathering of power systems professionals at DistribuTECH connects GEARED…

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Summer In The City: Next Generation Power Engineers Revolutionizing The Grid

Summer in the City: Next Generation Power Engineers Revolutionizing the Grid

  • June 27, 2017
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For the fourth summer, 35 graduate and undergraduate engineering students from FEEDER's consortium of 12 universities experienced first-hand how power engineering goes from classroom to real-world. This year's summer workshop was the largest since the program began in 2014. FEEDER stands for Foundations for Engineering Education for Distributed Energy Resources.

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GEARED Network Makes Strong Showing At DistribuTECH 2017

GEARED Network Makes Strong Showing at DistribuTECH 2017

  • February 13, 2017
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“This is a great opportunity for you and your companies to network with potential future employees and maybe provide some guidance to these [GEARED] students.” With those words, Teresa Hansen, Powergrid International Editor-in-Chief and DistribuTECH 2017 Program Chair welcomed a…

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GEARED Goes To DTECH 2017!

GEARED Goes to DTECH 2017!

  • January 12, 2017
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For the second year, GEARED faculty and students will attend DistribuTECH in San Diego. Events around GEARED feature Educating, Hiring and Developing the Next Generation of Electric Power Engineers, a mega session on initiatives that utilities are using to develop a…

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Mariesa Crow Receives Prestigious IEEE Educator Award

Mariesa Crow Receives Prestigious IEEE Educator Award

  • August 26, 2016
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Source: Missouri S&T August 26, 2016 Dr. Mariesa Crow, vice provost for research at Missouri University of Science and Technology and the Fred W. Finley Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, recently received the 2016 IEEE Power and Energy…

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The SunShot Initiative Five Years On

The SunShot Initiative Five Years On

  • July 14, 2016
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SolarIndustry Magazine, July 2016 By Dr. Lidija Sekaric Director, U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative Note: The GEARED Initiative is cited on page 5 of this article Since 2011, the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) SunShot Initiative has bolstered the…

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Engineers Of The Future Eye A Changing Power Grid

Engineers of the future eye a changing power grid

  • December 17, 2015
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by Peter Behr, E&E reporter From EnergyWire: Wednesday, December 2, 2015 PITTSBURGH -- The challenges of climate policy and disruptive technologies that cloud the grid's future look like opportunities to some of the engineering students who hope to manage that future.…

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DistribuTECH 2018 Call For Student Posters

DistribuTECH 2018 Call for Student Posters

  • October 19, 2017
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For the third year, IREC puts out our annual Call for Posters for the GEARED student poster session at DistribuTECH Conference 2018, January 23-25 San Antonio. GEARED students will showcase their research on power systems, smart grid and distributed technology…

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