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Microgrid Workshop prepares municipalities for CT Microgrid Program

Joel Rinebold, CCAT director of energy, addresses workshop participants. EAST HARTFORD, Conn. – The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology Inc. (CCAT), the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP), and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) hosted an “Energy Reliability/Microgrids for Rural Municipalities” workshop at CCAT in East Hartford…

CCAT’s Advanced Manufacturing Center  acquires new 3D printer capabilities

CCAT’s Advanced Manufacturing Center acquires new 3D printer capabilities

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. – The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology’s (CCAT) Advanced Manufacturing Center (AMC) can now print a wider variety of fiber reinforcement patterns with the recently acquired Markforged 3D printer, the Mark Two. It’s the world’s first printer capable of printing continuous carbon fiber, Kevlar®, and fiberglass. The…

CCAT, UTRC, UConn part of winning bid for $70 million federal energy efficiency investment
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CCAT, UTRC, UConn part of winning bid for $70 million federal energy efficiency investment

As members of the Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition, the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc., the United Technologies Research Center and the University of Connecticut will receive support from the Department of Energy to boost research to help manufacturers reduce costs and increase energy efficiency. The Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition is…

Pres. Obama announces winner of new Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute (DOE, 6/20/2016)
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Pres. Obama announces winner of new Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute (DOE, 6/20/2016)

The Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute, headquartered in L.A., brings over $140 million in public-private investment from leading universities and manufacturers to develop smart sensors for use in advanced manufacturing. CCAT is part of the Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition, which will lead the new Institute. The L.A.-based consortium brings together nearly 200…