Defining and Refining the Energy-Water-Food Nexus

May 21 - 23, 2017

Muhammad Ali Center, 144 North Sixth Street, Louisville, KY

Workshop Co-Chair

Dr. Delaina Amos 
Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering, University of Louisville

Workshop Co-Chair

Dr. Mahendra Sunkara
Professor & Director, Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research, University of Louisville

Generously funded in part by the National Science Foundation

Workshop Coordinator

Andrew Marsh
Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research, University of Louisville 

The 2017 RE3 Workshop was a huge success!!

The Organizing Committee thanks all who attended, our speakers, and our sponsors for making the 2017 RE3 Workshop an informative and meaningful exchange of ideas. We look forward to working together for the 2019 RE3 Workshop. If you are interested in helping, please Contact Us

Workshop Tracks

Clean Energy-Food
Clean Energy-Water
Clean Energy-Entrepreneurship

Highlighted Topic Areas

Entrepreneurship at the EWF nexus
Food safety & waste minimization
Distributed water treatment
Efficient fertilizers and pesticides
Clean energy-ammonia production
Carbon neutral liquid fuels from air and water
Energy minimization for treating and recycling
Agricultural waste to energy
Clean energy-water desalination
Nitrogen and phosphorous cycles
Destruction of nitrates and recovery of phosphates
Big data management and the EWF nexus
Policy and the EWF nexus

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under grant 1637920.