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Floating Solar: An Emerging Opportunity at the Energy-Water Nexus

Posting Date: 
Thursday, May 30, 2019

Peer-reviewed Article co-authored by HARC Research Associate, Carlos Gamarra

Carlos Gamarra, Research Associate for Clean Energy Technologies at HARC, was recently featured in the Texas Water Journal for his research on floating solar. The peer-reviewed research article was co-authored by Ms. Jennifer J. Ronk.

Mr. Gamarra also serves as Assistant Director of the US DOE’s South Central and Upper West Combined Heat and Power TAPs. As a researcher, he is currently working on the development of methods and tools to assess long-term profitability scenarios for electrical microgrids. He is also part of HARC’s new certified LEED Platinum building management team, working on the improvement of its energy efficiency and towards its Net Zero goals.

The Texas Water Journal is an online, peer-reviewed journal devoted to the timely consideration of Texas water resources management, research, and policy issues from a multidisciplinary perspective that integrates science, engineering, law, planning, and other disciplines. It also provides updates on key state legislation and policy changes by Texas administrative agencies. The journal is published by the Texas Water Journal, a nonprofit organization, in cooperation with the Texas Water Resources Institute, part of Texas A&M AgriLife.