Project Title: Renewable Resources to Power a University - A Model for Regional Sustainable Development
|SU - 83249001-0 |
|EPA HQ||ORD - Office of Research and Development|
|Iowa State University|
|State Institution of Higher Learning|
Project Title & Description
Renewable Resources to Power a University - A Model for Regional Sustainable Development
SMALL GRANT - This project will develop a system model for a renewable energy system and investigate the local economic effects of various factors on that system which will be applied to the Federal University in Vicosa (UFV), a university community in Brazil. A systems analysis of the UFV energy system based on a model of current imports, production, consumption, and exports of energy as well as the cost of energy will be performed.