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IEE researchers examine feasibility of local ‘green crude’ production

A private partner with NMSU has refined its green crude into gasoline, jet fuel and diesel.

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NMSU does ‘dirty bomb’ exercise

The Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Research Center on July 17, 2008 sponsored a Dirty Bomb Full Scale Exercise to “train the trainers” and address first responder preparedness for such a scenario.

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NMSU awarded grant for Water Security Program

The Institute for Energy and the Environment (IEE) through New Mexico State University’s College of Engineering and the Water Resources Research Institute (WRRI) received an award for $929,000 from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) as part of the NMSU Water Security Program (Desalination).

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Solar society honors John Wiles

John Wiles, program manager for the Southwest Technology Development Institute which is part of the NMSU College of Engineering Institute for Energy and the Environment, was recently elected to be a Fellow of the American Solar Energy Society (ASES).

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Engineering challenge features national winners

New Mexico State University’s Institute for Energy and the Environment (IEE) in the College of Engineering held its 18th international competition, the Environmental Design Contest at the Pan American Center in early April.

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Institute for Energy and the Environment appoints associate director

James Phillip King, associate department head and associate professor of the civil engineering department at NMSU, was recently appointed the associate director of the Institute for Energy and the Environment (IEE).

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Environmental design contest fuels clean energy

New Mexico State University’s Institute for Energy and the Environment (IEE) in the College of Engineering is leading development of sustainable solutions to environmental challenges through its 18th international competition, the Environmental Design Constant at the Pan American Center April 6-9.

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CEMRC director co-authors book

James Conca, director of the Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Research Center (CEMRC), has co-authored a book, “The GeoPolitics of Energy: Achieving a Just and Sustainable Energy Distribution by 2040.”

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NMSU researchers help cities develop solar power

New Mexico State University’s Institute for Energy and the Environment (IEE) in the College of Engineering has joined with industry, universities, and state and local governments around the country in a strategic partnership with the Department of Energy (DOE) in The Solar America Initiative.

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IEE one of five Governor Richardson energy innovation grantees

The College of Engineering Institute for Energy and the Environment (IEE) is one of the first five grantees for the Energy Innovation Fund in solar energy and biofuel production, part of Governor Bill Richardson continuing New Mexico’s leadership as “The Clean Energy State.”

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