The University of New Orleans, in partnership with the UNO Research & Technology Foundation, has announced the launch of the Louisiana Wind Energy Hub at UNO, reports Biz New Orleans.
The goals of the hub will be to accelerate the growth of the state’s wind energy innovation ecosystem, support emerging companies, spur the development of novel technologies and supply trained professionals to the rapidly expanding renewable energy sector. The hub will be located at The Beach at UNO, the University’s research and technology park.
“The demand for training, talent development, research and business development will grow over the next few years, and the university and The Beach at UNO are perfectly positioned to support and serve that industry,” says UNO President John Nicklow. Read the entire story.