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Solar array on the roof of the Keystone Science Center on Centennial Campus

Odyssey of an Inquisitive Mind

2020 Goldwater Scholar Jonathan Palmer is tackling the global energy crisis by doing research to make solar power more cost-effective.

Record-Setting Reduction

Campus energy use intensity is down 34% since 2002.
Dunaliella saltwater algae

Salty Algae Leads to Sweet Success

NC State University professor Heike Sederoff started studying saltwater algae more than a decade ago as part of a project to use algae to make biofuel. This research led to a recent paper in the journal Nature and a biofuels patent application.