Colorado Renewable Energy Collaboratory announces research center to advance solar energy technologies
MEDIA ADVISORY – April 17, 2008
What: The Center for Revolutionary Solar Photoconversion (CRSP) has been formed by the Colorado Renewable Energy Collaboratory's member institutions – the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory, the Colorado School of Mines, Colorado State University and the University of Colorado at Boulder – and industry partners. This solar energy research center will focus on fundamentally new science and technologies to directly convert solar energy into low-cost clean electricity and fuels. CRSP will be dedicated to creating revolutionary new solar energy technologies and education and training opportunities.
When: 10:30 a.m., Monday, April 21
Where: West Foyer of the State Capital
Who: Gov. Bill Ritter, U.S. Sen. Ken Salazar, leaders from the Collaboratory's member institutions, industry members of the new center and CRSP directors will speak and be available for questions.
News media are invited to attend the announcement. Speakers, researchers and industry leaders will be available for interviews.
Visit the Colorado Renewable Energy Collaboratory online at www.ColoradoCollaboratory.org