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SOS helping EPIC students put theory to practice

Date Published: 
Wednesday, June 15, 2016

IEEE offering scholarships for power engineering students

Date Published: 
Monday, April 4, 2016
IEEE offering scholarships for power engineering students

The IEEE PES Scholarship Plus Initiaitve rewards top electrical engineering students in the U.S., Puerto Rico, and Canada to encourage them to pursue a career in power & energy.

CLT Joules names new Executive Director

Date Published: 
Thursday, January 21, 2016
CLT Joules names new Executive Director
Charlotte Joules Announces New Executive Director

January 4, 2016 (Charlotte, NC) – CLT Joules, a Charlotte-based non-profit company that promote innovation and entrepreneurship in the energy sector announced today that Bob Irvin will succeed Lori Collins as Executive Director. “We look forward to working with Bob to enhance Charlotte’s position as a national leader in energy startups,” said Rob Caldwell, Senior Vice-President Duke Energy and Chairman of CLT Joules. “Bob has served in a strategic capacity for energy companies over the last 25 years and his appointment is well-timed to develop and direct a new strategic plan to deliver on our energy technology mission.”

EPIC Vision Helps Bring Accolades to SIEMENS, Winner of the 2013 Jerry Award

Date Published: 
Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Once international energy powerhouse SIEMENS rolled into Charlotte in 1999, the company made a long-term commitment to get engaged with local workforce development for the energy sector.  At its annual awards ceremony on May 16, the Charlotte Regional Partnership honored SIEMENS with the prestigious 2013 Jerry Award for private sector leadership in economic development, recognizing the company's crucial role in the growing success Charlotte now enjoys as a vital hub of the global energy