Tag Archives: resilience

Operating Sustainable and Resilient Wastewater Treatment Plants with Combined Heat and Power

Wastewater treatment plants are an integral part of the critical infrastructure of a municipality or county. The ability of these facilities to operate, especially during severe weather events, is essential to the environmental and human health and safety of the communities these plants serve. Combined heat and power (CHP) has the ability to provide resilient, […]

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Building Resilience in Native American Communities

Earlier this year, NC State University announced it had been awarded a $5 million grant from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to help Native American communities better prepare for future disasters and emergencies, such as the COVID-19 pandemic. NC State’s PowerAmerica Institute will work closely with Navajo Technical University, Sandia National Lab […]

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Planning an Affordable, Resilient, and Sustainable Grid in North Carolina

  Planning an Affordable, Resilient, and Sustainable Grid in North Carolina A unique collaboration will engage stakeholders on our energy future Raleigh, N.C.- (December 12, 2019) North Carolina has received a $300,000 competitive award from the U.S. Department of Energy for a joint project by the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), UNC Charlotte’s Energy […]

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