Tag: Conn Center for Renewable Energy

UofL’s Conn Center partners with local company to mine diamonds above...

A technological marvel is happening in Kentucky – growing diamonds above ground using reactors that mimic what happens in Mother Nature over a million...

Promise Zone: UofL camp inspires students from high-poverty areas

Their journey from southeastern Kentucky to UofL started with a promise -- a promise that they would get the chance to do and see...

UofL’s Conn Center is building a better foundation

Researchers at the Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research in the J.B. Speed School of Engineering will spend the next two years on a...

UofL’s ‘energy crops’ harvested for research

Someday, a 3-D printed medical implant made from hemp oil may save your life, or a hemp-based biofuel may power your vehicle. Those are just...

Conn Center promises renewable energy future for coal country

They arrived at the University of Louisville with a truth they had known all their lives: Coal is not only a source of energy,...

Speed School course challenges students to build startup companies

They’re entrepreneurs. They’re innovators. They huddle with their teams, talking prototypes, branding and turning their products into the next big thing. But this isn’t Silicon...