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Steel City Becoming Energy Research Center

May 2016, Vol. 243, No. 5

Pittsburgh is repackaging itself as an energy innovation city, with new research facilities ramping up at the University of Pittsburgh. The new Energy Innovation Center will be a place where private industry, universities and foundations come together to work on research in a space that hosts job training programs sponsored by the center. “It’s all market-driven. We’re satisfying a need,” Bill Miller, the center’s chief operating officer and vice president, told Triblive.com. Miller is part of a private venture company that saw the need for the center and began converting older space on the university’s […]