News & Resources

Powering Change
Oct 26, 2023 Categories: Events

Attention UI community, join us on November 6, 2023, from 10:30am-11:20am for a thought-provoking and insightful panel discussion on climate and energy transitions, featuring th...

Oct 04, 2023 Categories: Events

What is Discover Your University?

Discover Your University helps Iowa faculty and staff discover great thing...

Oct 04, 2023 Categories: Events

RAGBRAI, Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa, is more than just a bike ride; it is an epic eight-day rolling festival of bicycles, music, food, cam...

Ribbon Cutting
Event: Oct 13, 2022 12:00 pm - Oct 13, 2022 01:00 pm

Join the University of Iowa and energy partner ENGIE for the celebration of a major infrastructure upgrade to the university’s chilled water plant and distribution system....

UIEC Hiring
Sep 07, 2022 Categories: Internships & Employment

Driving toward greater use of renewable and sustainable fuels, ENGIE employs over 100 energy professionals in the trades, technical specialties, engineering, mana...

UIEC Job Openings
Jul 21, 2022 Categories: Internships & Employment

The University of Iowa Energy Collaborative (UIEC) provides a variety of student employment opportunities with our utility operator, E<...

Global Energy Trends And Transition
Jun 30, 2022 Categories: Presentation

“I think energy is sort of like magic,” begins Dr. Michael Webber in his recent talk to UI students, faculty, and staff. Professor, author, engineer, inventor, and inv...

Chilled Water Plant
Mar 26, 2022 Category: Chilled Water Phase: Construction

At the North Campus Chilled Water Plant, a new 25-year, high-capacity chiller will replace three smaller, aging chillers, saving hundreds of thousands of dollars in operating co...

Water Treatment
Mar 21, 2022 Category: Water Phase: Design

To ensure the efficient, sustainable, and safe operation of UI’s potable water treatment plant, the Energy Collaborative will replace the water intake structure and piping. Ca...

New Boiler Grate
Mar 21, 2022 Category: Steam Phase: Construction

The University of Iowa depends on steam boilers to heat campus buildings and provide a portion of campus electricity. To ensure the reliability of a crucial boiler that has tran...

Public Private Partnership
Feb 20, 2022 Categories: Partnership

A short explainer video summarizing how this public-private partnership is structured and what it will do for the University of Iowa campus community.