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BlueIndy program featured in Automotive News

+*-Earlier this week, Automotive News published a feature article on the BlueIndy all-electric car sharing program in Indianapolis, which highlighted its early adoption rates of more than 500 members in the first few weeks of operation. One early adopter, who already got rid of her personal vehicle, said, “I’m thrilled not to have the car …

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Release: Students at two Indiana schools to experiment with energy storage

+*-INDIANAPOLIS (September 16, 2015) – Students at Bloomington High School South and Northwestern School Corporation in Kokomo will be saving renewable energy for future use. Bloomington South, which already uses some solar panels, will now also test a storage system to capture solar power for use when the sun isn’t shining. Meanwhile, Northwestern School Corporation …

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Release: Indianapolis plugged in for largest electric car sharing service

+*-Indianapolis Car sharing Service Launches Convenient Point-to-Point Transit (INDIANAPOLIS, September 2, 2015) Marion County residents and visitors can now make short point-to-point trips throughout Indianapolis without spending a penny on gas. BlueIndy today put into service the first 50 of an eventual 500 electric vehicles that provide convenient, cleaner transportation with the swipe of a …

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Purdue, WestGate, Battery Innovation Center, and other Indiana groups to partner on technology research, commercialization

+*-Published: September 1, 2015 WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., ODON, Ind. and NEWBERRY, Ind. – Indiana’s economic base could grow even more through an agreement among several Indiana-based technology leaders who will pool resources to increase research grant awards, innovation activities and commercialization translation in the state, officials announced Tuesday (Sept. 1). Purdue Research Foundation’s Office of …

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Release: Lt. Governor Ellspermann joins IHCDA and ESN for the launch of a new program and awards four properties for their excellence in affordable housing

+*-FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 28, 2015 INDIANAPOLIS – Today during the awards luncheon at the Indiana Housing Conference Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann, along with members from the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA) and Energy Systems Network (ESN) announced a new, innovative program aimed at providing energy efficient affordable housing and transportation. The program, …

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Release: Battery Innovation Center assists new member in advancing groundbreaking nanomaterial technology

+*-MOLECULAR REBAR® has potential for significant impact on battery storage industry (CRANE, Ind., August 17, 2015) The Battery Innovation Center (BIC) is announcing a new member from the nanomaterials industry, Black Diamond Structures. The Austin, Texas-based company has unique carbon nanotube technology (CNT) that, when used in batteries, has the potential to significantly enhance their …

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