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Energy Alabama Huntsville Meetup Sept. 15, 2022 at Straight to Ale Campus 805. Text written on blue background with photo oof Straight to Ale Campus 805 building in the background and folks sitting on picnic tables outside.

Huntsville Meet-Up at Straight to Ale Campus 805: Sept. 15

Energy Alabama is hosting a meet-up in Huntsville on September 15 at Straight to Ale Campus 805. The event is 4-7 p.m., come and go, so you can stop by and say hello or hang out with us all evening. This meet-up is open to everyone who’s passionate about clean, sustainable energy and working to bring about positive change to our state.

First ADVANCE Energy Benchmarking Jam engages community

On July 28, USGBC Alabama’s newest ADVANCE Ambassador, Daniel Tait—CEO of Energy Alabama—hosted our first Energy Benchmarking Jam. This community event was held at the new Salty Nut Brewery in Huntsville and brought together various community organizations, including the Von Braun Center (Huntsville’s largest convention center), and the Girl Scouts of North Alabama. Other individuals …

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Tinsel Trail is Among the Brightest, Longest Christmas Displays in the Southeast

Daniel Tait, CEO of Energy Alabama, sponsored a tree for the first time this year because the Tinsel Trail draws large crowds. “Who doesn’t love Christmas trees?” Tait said. “For us, it is just a great way to introduce ourselves to people who may not know us. And also to show off a little of …

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#GivingTuesday. T-Minus 1 Month.

December 1st is Giving Tuesday.  That’s just one short month away.  We’re working hard for sustainable energy throughout Alabama. But we need YOU! [wc_row][wc_column size=”one-half” position=”first”] EDUCATING [/wc_column][wc_column size=”one-half” position=”last”] PRODUCING [/wc_column][/wc_row] [wc_row][wc_column size=”one-half” position=”first”] MOVING [/wc_column][wc_column size=”one-half” position=”last”] ENCOURAGING [/wc_column][/wc_row] So what can you do? Sign up for a Thunderclap that will happen at 9:00 AM …

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Foosgazi wins Huntsville Human Foosball tournament

Foosgazi wins Energy Alabama Human Foosball Tournament! Thanks to everyone who joined us for our 1st Human Foosball Tournament with the Toyota USA Foundation Avion Solutions Incorporated, Redstone Federal Credit Union and Downtown Huntsville, Inc. Huntsville team, Foosgazi took the title at the Energy Alabama Huntsville Human Foosball tournament. Feedback from the event was great …

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Student-Made Windmill Blade Outdoes Manufacturer

Student-Made Windmill Blade Outdoes Manufacturer Students throughout northern Alabama competed in the inaugural Switch Blade Competition on Thursday at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. Each team was required to redesign the blades of a windmill to adjust to the low power wind conditions of Alabama. Senior systems engineer Bill Pannell, from the Aviation and …

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Student-Designed Windmill Blade Outperforms Manufacturer

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (Apr. 23, 2015) — Students throughout northern Alabama competed in the inaugural Switchblade Competition April 23 at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. Each team was required to redesign the blades of a windmill to adjust to the low power wind conditions of Alabama. Senior Systems Engineer Bill Pannell, from the U.S. Army …

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Wind Power Competition Draws Student Teams

When Bill Pannell was considering how to redesign a windmill used for military operations in Afghanistan, he never thought his idea would start a statewide competition among high school and collegiate students. Pannell oversees the energy lab at the Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center within the System Simulation and Development Directorate. “I …

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Hartselle High School Engineering to Compete in Switchblade

Hartselle High School Engineering to Compete in Switchblade A group of nine Hartselle High School engineering students will be competing against four other teams April 22 in the Switchblade Competition at the University of Alabama in Huntsville Shelby Center. Team BladeRunners is redesigning and manufacturing the blades of a wind power system originally used for …

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