An Oklahoma State University team is designing LED lighting for home and office use, and assessing its impact on potential consumers.
Pennsylvania State University students are building and monitoring a wind turbine along Interstate 81.
A recyclable heterogeneous catalyst is being developed by South Dakota University students - for continuous biodiesel production using local waste grease, recycled oil, and potentially algae.
Wellesley College, Harvard, MIT, and Qinghai Normal University students comprise a team that is developing a 3-in-1 solar cooker, heater, and electricity generator to help bring clean energy to the rural Himalayas.
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