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Green Data Center Award: The Vistor Center at the NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center
July 17, 2013
The NWSC received top honors in a category that recognizes the reality of designing and operating data centers in the context of environmental scrutiny.
June 19, 2013
The five-project field campaign looks at unique features affecting air quality and climate in the region.
Thunderstorm research: NSF/NCAR Gulfstream V jet at field campaign
May 13, 2013
To better predict where thunderstorms will rip across the central United States this spring, researchers are teaming a high-flying aircraft with fine-grained computer simulations.
NCAR renewable energy forecasts: Wind turbines in northeast Colorado
May 07, 2013
The custom forecasting systems are designed to increase the reliability of solar and wind energy.
April 15, 2013
The main source of online weather training for meteorologists, emergency managers, and others is seeking donations to try to stay in business.
Photo of rugged coastline
April 14, 2013
Reducing emissions of four shorter-lived pollutants could slow the annual rate of sea level rise by up to 50 percent.
Emily CoBabe Ammann is the new director of UCAR Community Programs
April 12, 2013
Emily CoBabe-Ammann, an experienced manager and strategist in science and education programs, is the new director of UCAR Community Programs effective April 15.
April 03, 2013
NCAR has won international recognition for its sustainable approach in designing and building the NWSC.
April 01, 2013
The new office will advocate for UCAR's member universities and also seek business opportunities with companies and foundations.
Solar energy forecasts: Solar panels arrayed in rows at Shelby Farms solar farm
February 21, 2013
NCAR is spearheading a nationwide project to create unprecedented 36-hour forecasts of incoming energy from the Sun for solar energy power plants.



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