electric grid http://wfae.org en UNC Charlotte Will Update Engineering Courses With DOE Funding http://wfae.org/post/unc-charlotte-will-update-engineering-courses-doe-funding <p>UNC<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Charlotte is getting money from the U.S. Department of Energy to update its engineering program in an effort to help modernize the power grid.</span></p><p>The five-year project is in collaboration with three other universities.</p><p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 20:56:20 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 47451 at http://wfae.org UNC Charlotte Will Update Engineering Courses With DOE Funding Duke Asks Customers To Conserve During Chill http://wfae.org/post/duke-asks-customers-conserve-during-chill <p>Duke Energy is urging customers to conserve energy during the cold because it’s worried that customers could cause blackouts or brownouts by using too much energy.</p><p></p><p></p><p> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 03:07:22 +0000 Ben Bradford 42543 at http://wfae.org Duke Asks Customers To Conserve During Chill