University of Wyoming gets $4.25 million for wind energy research
UW will use the money to conduct wind farm modeling, transmission grid monitoring and research the economics derived from wind power
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — The U.S. Energy Department has awarded a $4.25 million grant to the University of Wyoming for wind energy research.
The three-year research project will involve six UW departments — mechanical engineering, electrical and computer engineering, atmospheric science, economics and finance, statistics, and agriculture and applied economics.
UW provided a $1 million match for the grant.