News Archive


Cleveland's next big thing might be a tiny power grid (10/21/18)

Downtown Cleveland microgrid proposed for $100 million (10/20/18)

Virtual Energy Audits (8/8/18)

U.S. Department of Energy Awards $10.75 million to establish Energy Frontier Research Center at CWRU (7/9/18)

CWRU research group tests new method for stabilizing wind turbines (11/30/17)

Federal moves unlikely to 'make coal great again,' experts say at Ohio panel (10/4/2017)

Researchers help energy companies walk through the Valley of Death (10/2/2017)

Spending bill could cut funding to renewable energy research at Case Western Reserve University (8/8/2017)

Tracking Ohio's Rape Kits; Energy Funding Cuts & Young Entrepreneur (8/2/2017)

Don't end funding for groundbreaking ARPA-E energy research: Marcy Kaptur, Alexis Abramson and Grant Goodrich (Opinion) (7/31/2017)

5 questions with… ThinkEnergy Fellow Eliana Ondrejko (7/28/2017)

Inside 'Energy Dominance' and other DOE Buzzwords (7/25/2017)

Navigating smart meter privacy a challenge for smart grid innovators (7/12/2017)

Crain's: When research gets a helping hand (6/17/2017)

Crain's: Twenty in Their 20's - Laura V. Altieri (6/10/2017)

With Innovation, Colleges Fill the Skill Gap (6/7/2017)

Ohio protesters warn of high stakes of disregarding science (4/28/2017)

Youth Forum: Energy Innovation-From the Fire to the Future (4/27/2017)

Study eyes how to get buildings, grid to talk (1/22/2017)

Researcher plotting out future of energy grid (1/15/2017)

Our Future With a Trump Presidency: A Letter to the Energy R&D Community (1/5/2017)

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Announces Special Spring 2017 Course in Battery Dynamics and Modeling (10/7/2016)

Researchers Testify at House Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee (7/27/16)

Researchers Testify at House Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee (6/13/16)

Universities team up to pursue energy innovation (3/15/16)

Ohio Awards CWRU $1.65M to Develop Energy Storage (2/5/16)

Case Western Reserve University to participate in Department of Energy award to develop solar energy solutions and more resilient electrical grid (2/2/16)

CWRU Student makes Forbes "30 Under 30" list for excellence in energy work (1/7/16)

CWRU researchers to make virtual energy audits a reality (12/15/15)

CWRU leads solar power study inspired by field of medicine (10/21/15)

Cuyahoga County and CWRU researchers collaborate to examine energy efficiency (9/14/15)

USGBC endorses Tinkham Veale University Center with LEED Gold green building certification (8/5/15)

Lake Erie wind farm fails to make cut for major federal funding (5/7/14)

Portable motion energy harvester wins first place at Saint-Gobain Student Design Competition (5/1/15)

Dave Martin is a maker of disruptive technology: 2015 People to Watch (1/1/15)

Tiny 2-D Drumheads Made From Black Phosphorus (12/26/14)

LEEDCo to Optimize Offshore Wind Foundation Design for Fabrication in the US (12/18/14)

A balance of bottom-up and top-down in linking climate policies (11/26/14)

What you need to know about the new NOPEC and how it will save you money (11/13/14)

Parker Hannifin Foundation endows engineering chair at Case Western Reserve University (9/8/14)

Energy, engineering & entrepreneurship class begins at CWRU (9/3/14)

Four takeaways on why Ohio froze its green energy standards, and what it means for you (5/29/14)

Bahrain launches the post-oil boom (5/23/14)

Sprav Water wins top Ohio technology prize, heads to regional contest (3/3/14)

Political scientist’s new book examines role of private enterprise in environmental preservation (1/3/14)

Alexis Abramson, Faculty Director of GLEI, selected as one of the top 25 STEM professors in Ohio

Solar Solutions: Case Western Reserve University's Photoelectric Research May Change the Way We Live


Awards and Funding

LEEDCo awarded $4 million to launch offshore wind development on Lake Erie

CWRU awarded grant to build battery for smart grid, renewables

CWRU wins $3.8 million grant to wean sustainable energy off oil

Cleveland Foundation awards $16.2 million to nonprofit and community groups

Lake Erie Energy Development Corp. working toward federal grant

CWRU wins $1M ARPA-E REACT award to improve magnets in wind turbines

Three Northeast Ohio offshore wind power projects secure federal money

Research team led by engineering professor earns $7 million Department of Defense grant


Faculty Impact

Engineering’s Robert Savinell recognized as Distinguished University Professor

Heat wave risks to your wallet and sanity

Chemical Engineering's Robert Savinell named ISE fellow

Area wind turbines turning out promising results

CWRU to host center focused on shale study

Case Western Reserve University opens a solar research center, links with a global network

Euclid turbines serve as tall textbooks for CWRU researchers, area companies

New uses for layered polymer films


More News

Metal-free catalyst outperforms platinum in fuel cell, researchers find

Great Lakes Energy Institute's Mike Crifasi presents at national research development conference

Solar industry anxious over defective panels

Young conservative groups stand up for energy reform

Fact checking fracking: can fracking trigger earthquakes?

Secretary of Energy Steven Chu tours campus lab



GLEI's Iwan Alexander on "The Sound of Ideas" Monday, August 20th, 2011 discussing offshore wind power

CWRU wind turbines help research wind power (audio)