UC Davis Energy News – October 2019

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Refrigerant with Low Global Warming Potential Performs Well

Western Cooling Efficiency Center researchers evaluated the performance of a refrigerant with low global warming potential. The alternative refrigerant had similar performance to the predominant refrigerant used today. Read the case study.

Program Fast Tracks Intern and Career Opportunities

The Institute is providing the connections and opportunities 30 UC Davis undergraduate and graduate students need to succeed in an internship and/or career in the energy sector as part of its Emerging Energy Professionals Program. If you have an internship/career opportunity please contact us or attend our January 28th career fair.

Register Now - UC Solar Thermal Symposium on November 15th at UC Davis

Join representatives from R&D agencies, research institutions, and industry in identifying solar thermal driven solutions for medium and high temperature industrial applications. This Symposium is at UC Davis from 8am to 5pm on November 15th. Register by November 1.

Researchers Showcase their Work at Energy Summit

We were excited to showcase our work at the ET Summit in Sacramento. Professor Mark Modera, Theresa Pistochini, and Caton Mande served on a panel exploring new technologies in commercial HVAC, while Professor Frank Loge served on a panel exploring the water-energy nexus in agriculture.

Influential Energy Leaders Participate in Fall Seminar Series

We have been honored to host a number of energy leaders on campus this fall to speak to our Energy Graduate Group and broader UC Davis community. See our upcoming and past speakers. Attend in person or via Zoom.

Make the Switch to Energy Efficiency

In recognition of Energy Efficiency Day (October 2), we released this blog. Make every day EE day by taking action. One great program you may be able to take advantage of is the Million LED Challenge. Mark your calendars for the next EE Day on Wednesday, October 7, 2020.

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