By Dan Estep
Wednesday, Apr. 11, 2012
By Tina Hilding, College of Engineering and Architecture
PULLMAN, Wash. - With a long history and national reputation in power engineering and collaborative, interdisciplinary research, Washington State University has established the Energy Systems Innovation Center (ESIC). It will take a leading role in addressing one of the greatest technological challenges of the 21st century - demand for clean and reliable energy.
"The new Energy Systems Innovation Center provides a unique, holistic approach that is needed to address our national energy challenges,’’ said Howard Grimes, vice-president for research and dean of the WSU Graduate School.
Wednesday, Mar. 28, 2012
By Eric Sorensen, WSU science writer
Brett Bell, a senior in Electrical Engineering received a prestigious scholarship recently. The award comes from the Power and Energy Society of IEEE. This is the first time they have presented a scholarship so Brett is one of the inaugural recipients. It is awarded to persons who have interest in the power grid and new energy sources, either renewable or cleaner.