CI Days 2018

CI Days 2018

Save the Date March 2, 2018 at UNR More information ...
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SOL Traveler

SOL Traveler

Sol Traveler Nevada teachers request a Portable Solar Energy Classroom ...
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2018 Nexus Annual Meeting

2018 Nexus Annual Meeting

April 5-6, 2018, University of Nevada, Reno, Joe Crowley Student ...
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Graduate Students Writing for Publication Workshop Series

Graduate Students Writing for Publication Workshop Series

Videos of the 4 part series are now available ...
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Request for Applications: Impact Awards for Publications

Request for Applications: Impact Awards for Publications

Impact Awards for Publications Deadline:  Applications Accepted at Anytime What ...
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Nano Deposition System at UNLV

Using Nanotechnology, Not Water, to Clean Solar Panels

Although solar panels might appear bright and shiny, in desert environments, where they are most frequently installed, layers of dust and other particles can quickly coat their surface. These coatings can affect the panels' ability to absorb sunlight and drastically reduce the conversion of the Sun's rays into energy, making it necessary to periodically wash the panels with water. But often, in areas like Nevada, water resources are scarce.
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Collaborating Across the Continents

Collaborating Across the Continents

Many of the great environmental challenges - the availability of clean water, access to sustainable energy sources, conservation of land, for example - are felt across the globe. And finding solutions to those challenges is more likely if nations join forces and work collaboratively.
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Call for Collaborators: Industry and Institutions Working Together

Call for Collaborators: Industry and Institutions Working Together

Are you interested in solar energy generation, associated water use, and the potential environmental impacts of large-scale solar energy generation? The Nevada Solar Nexus project, funded by the National Science Foundation EPSCoR program, has developed state-of-the-art facilities that can catalyze research. We are seeking collaborators to perform research in these facilities.
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RESEARCH TEAMS

Solar energy project nexus in nevada

Solar

The Solar Energy Nexus is creating a center of research excellence that will help Nevada build capacity in solar energy generation.
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Water

Teams of scientists are working to develop sustainable water/wastewater approaches to support water needs for solar energy in Nevada.
Environment project nexus in nevada

Environment

Preserving fragile environments is a key focus in achieving benefits from solar energy conservation.
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Cyber

Researchers are developing cutting-edge technology to enhance Nevada’s interconnectivity between research institutions.
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Economics & Energy

Researchers are developing ways to improve the development and reliability of renewable and solar energy supply
Research Integration

Research Integration

Research integration is being accomplished through four research integration clusters that promote shared planning and discussion of research activities.
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