As one of the nation’s leading research institutions, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign has been shaping the future since 1867. Our research enterprise drives student experiences and community engagement, powering innovation and positive change locally, nationally, and globally.
The OVCRI's latest Research Report is now available. Check it out to explore facts and highlights about the Illinois research enterprise and the university's vibrant innovation ecosystem.
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October 6, 2022 | 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | NCSA Auditorium
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On Friday, we celebrated the dedication Solar Farm 2.0, the 54-acre solar array that is powering our campus toward our 2015 Illinois Climate Action Plan goals. Together with Solar Farm 1.0, the installations beat ICAP targets by three years and are now producing 27,000 megawatt-hours per year.
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