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The Cleco Alternative Energy Center in Crowley, La., is a working lab for UL Lafayette students who are interested in developing alternative fuels. They participate in testing and research.

They also get a chance to see, up close, how entire systems operate.

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Giant, curved solar panels track the sun as it moves across the sky at the Cleco Alternative Energy Center in Crowley, La. They’re used to produce electricity for the energy company’s power grid.

The center’s also a laboratory for UL Lafayette faculty and students.

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Alligator fat. Rice hulls. Bagasse. These are just a few Louisiana natural resources that researchers and UL Lafayette students have used to produce power at the Cleco Alternative Energy Center in Crowley, La.

Sustainability is the key for alternative energy that can supplement fossil fuels.

June 21st, 2017

University to Reopen Thursday, June 22

UL Lafayette will open Thursday, June 22. Should inclement weather persist in the morning, individuals are advised to... Read More ➝
June 20th, 2017

University closed Wednesday, June 21

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette will be closed Wednesday, June 21, due to Tropical Storm Cindy. We will... Read More ➝
June 12th, 2017

Partnership gives small businesses a big boost

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is a partner in a new initiative that aims to help small businesses grow. The... Read More ➝
June 28th, 2017

French Language Hour

Come to the museum for a French hour every Wednesday morning in the exhibition of Pierre Bonnard: Landscapes from Le... Read More ➝
July 5th, 2017

Toddler Time

Parents and their children will enjoy story time led by a certified kindergarten teacher and participate in a hands-on... Read More ➝
July 5th, 2017

French Language Hour

Come to the museum for a French hour every Wednesday morning in the exhibition of Pierre Bonnard: Landscapes from Le... Read More ➝

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