Research

Aug 13, 2019

Building the Great Warships: NC Timber from Colonial Times to Now

Since the time it was a colony, lumber has played an important role in the North Carolina economy. Find out how lumber exports from NC shaped world history.

May 15, 2019

Transmission Lines Carry Improvements to Local Air Quality

Quantifying the boost in the environmental value of wind energy from uncongested transmission networks was the goal of a recent study by CEnREP Interim Director Harrison Fell and colleagues at UC Davis and the University of Colorado Boulder.

May 14, 2019

The Cost of Water Regulation in Northern Chile

“The goal of our study was to determine the cost of water trading restrictions in a market where water rights were previously traded without constraints,” says ARE's Eric Edwards.

May 1, 2019

Renkow Releases Study on Jobs in NC

This analysis examines changes in employment within the context of population changes in North Carolina.

Mar 22, 2019

NC Economy Bouncing Back After Hurricane Florence

North Carolina’s economy is still returning to pre-Florence levels but is on the way back up, says N.C. State economist Dr. Mike Walden. Walden talks about the importance of improved trade relations with China to helping farmers recover financially.

Mar 8, 2019

Industrial Hemp Regulatory Update

The hemp industry is rapidly evolving. Read the newest from Washington here.

Mar 6, 2019

Walden on Climate for STEM Jobs in Triangle

Walden: The Triangle has an automatic ‘feeder’ of expansion with our great universities and training of new tech workers.

Feb 22, 2019

“NC Needs to Produce More of its Own Feed Grains”

Estimates peg the need for feed for North Carolina hogs, chickens and turkeys at roughly 310 million bushels per year.

Feb 7, 2019

Water Access Key Driver of Long-term Agricultural Productivity in Western U.S.

“Almost anywhere in the world where water is scarce, agriculture uses most of it,” says CEnREP affiliate and ARE professor Eric Edwards.

Dec 11, 2018

ARE and CEnREP Faculty on NC State Energy Storage Team

CEnREP affiliates Fell and Galik among NC State Energy Storage Team to issue final report to North Carolina’s General Assembly.