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Inside the greenhouse, thermal battery (left) and raised aquaponics grow beds (right)

NEXUS: University-based multidisciplinary research site in service to local community
Jun 6, 2017

Purpose and Vision:  The NEXUS at Appalachian State University is a multidisciplinary team of faculty and students housed in

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MobiLab at the North Carolina Small Wind Application Center at Beech Mountain

The MOBILab goes mobile!
May 30, 2017

This February, the Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment sent the MOBILab - an energy... Building Science, Graduate Program, Sustainable Technology, General Interest

Ryan Gillespie and Dr. Jack Martin, Professor

Undergrad, Ryan Gillespie, Wins 2017 Big Idea Pitch Competition
May 30, 2017

Atlanta native Ryan Gillespie earned the top spot and $1,000 at the 2017 Big IDEA Competition for his made-in-America electric bike idea... Sustainable Technology

KidWind Challenge

North Carolina hosts its first regional KidWind Challenge
May 30, 2017

North Carolina hosted its first regional KidWind Challenge on May 6, 2017 at the UNC Coastal Studies Institute in Wanchese, NC.

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Howard Street Space

IDEXLAB Unveils Howard St. Space to Promote Community Collaboration
May 30, 2017

On April 7, faculty and students of the IDEXlab joined student artists and the public to celebrate the unve

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2016 STBE Attendees

Sustainability Conference Inspires Department
Oct 19, 2016

The Department of Sustainable Technology & the Built Environment sent a group of students and faculty to the ASSHE Conference in Baltimore... Sustainable Technology

Team (Re)Connect -- 2016 Race to Zero Winners

Appalachian State Team Wins First Place in USDOE Race to Zero Competition 2016
Oct 15, 2016

A team of students won first-place honors in the US Department of Energy Race to Zero competition 2016 in the "Suburban Single-Family Housing"... Building Science, Sustainable Technology

Team Sunergy, Solar Car, Apperion, Appalachian State University Sustainability

Team Sunergy Shines
Aug 25, 2016

App State's Solar Car Team, Sunergy, places 3rd at the Formula Sun Grand Prix in Pittsburgh and 6th in the American Solar Challenge - a 1975 mile... Sustainable Technology