Research solicitations are intended for members of CAPER to form collaborative teams and submit research proposals that are consistent with the mission for CAPER which is to advance, develop and promote research related to the reliable and efficient management of the power grid, including modeling and analysis techniques for generation, transmission and distribution planning and […]
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The workshop offers a stimulating, yet relaxing and productive time for discussions on research and educational issues. This is the time to discuss topics of mutual interest in preparation for developing new research proposals and educational initiatives. All four Research Themes will be discussed. Special sessions and presentations during the workshop include: Update on ARPA-E […]
CAPER Research Planning Workshop at Asheville, NC on August 13 & 14, 2015
Over 225 people attended the CLT Joules Energy Innovation Awards held on Feb. 19 at the Discovery Place located in downtown Charlotte. The event recognizes mentors, teachers, and startups that inspire and encourage innovation in the energy sector. The following pictures were captured during the event.
President Barack Obama’s proposed Fiscal Year 2016 budget, released the week of Feb. 2, includes “an elevated focus on infrastructure,” Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said on Feb. 4 at the National Association of State Energy Officials (NASEO) Energy Policy Outlook Conference in Washington, D.C. The budget includes a 42 percent increase proposed for energy efficiency […]
The Center for Advanced Power Engineering Research (CAPER) is a membership driven consortium among several universities and numerous industry partners created to develop and demonstrate a comprehensive and integrated methodology for grid modernization. Its Industry Advisory Board (IAB), composed of numerous industry partners, meets twice per year with CAPER researchers and students to conduct business […]
Agenda 08:30 – 09:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast 09:00 – 09:15 am Welcome and Introductions 09:15 – 09:30 am CAPER Update 09:30 – 10:00 am Presentations from the CAPER Site Co-Directors: Dr. Elham Makram – Clemson University Dr. Mesut Baran – NC State University Dr. Johan Enslin – UNC Charlotte 10:00 – 10:45 am […]