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WIND POWERING MSU—Mississippi State University’s Simrall Electrical and Computer Engineering Building features an energy farm with solar panels and wind turbines on the roof. Graduate students check the wind turbine’s energy generation while assistant professor Yong Fu looks on. The farm is part of Fu’s renewable energy integration course, which teaches students about harvesting, converting, operating, planning and marketing various renewable energy resources, including wind and solar energies.

Photography by Megan Bean