UI students create energy map for Dubuque


Photo by CERTs, Flickr.

Graduate students at the University of Iowa’s School of Urban and Regional Planning have created a Web-based energy map of Dubuque.

This interactive program allows the people of Dubuque to determine which of three renewable energy sources – solar, wind and geothermal – is optimal for powering their property.

Adding to the energy map’s importance, Dubuque’s coal-fired power plant may go offline within the next handful of years.

Read more from the Press-Citizen here.

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