The Drake Community Library in Grinnell, Iowa, features a touchscreen display offering patrons info on the green features that helped it win LEED Gold.
The National Science Foundation awards $20 million to build the research capacity of Iowa’s public universities in renewable energy and energy efficiency.
The University of Iowa has been awarded a grant to develop an undergraduate wind energy certificate program featuring 18 hours of wind energy related coursework.
The recently completed 29.9-megawatt addition to MidAmerican Energy’s wind plant near Pomeroy is the first of three expansion projects planned for Iowa.
A new Iowa center focuses on biofuels and renewable energy techniques as well as practical things like how to implement energy saving techniques in your home.
Ankeny, Des Moines, Urbandale and West Des Moines have teamed up on a website to highlight the ways they’re saving energy while helping citizens do the same.
MidAmerican Energy has three wind turbine projects underway in Iowa, that combined add enough renewable energy at capacity to power 190,000 homes.