Sustainable Energy Laboratory
The Sustainable Energy Laboratory is an instructional and research facility for the development of sustainable energy technologies like:
The Sustainable Energy Laboratory serves as the main lab environment for two courses, ME 435 – Wind Energy Engineering and ME 451 – Renewable Energy, at the same time it supports Senior Capstone Projects that are related to sustainable energy solutions. Associated with the instructional activities is the “solar shack”, which is a facility located between the engineering and the forestry buildings. This facility includes a small building of 419 ft2 and a surrounding space of 5,500 ft2 where the wind turbines and solar arrays are located.
- Air and Bergey wind turbines
- buildings with solars shingles
- photovoltaic array