Articles from February 2021

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Iowa’s energy, electrical infrastructure remain resilient despite freezing temps

Thursday, February 25, 2021
While all energy systems are vulnerable to the impacts of extreme weather, Iowa’s interconnected, diverse energy infrastructure and electrical grid has made it less prone to failures.

University of Iowa to start testing wastewater for COVID-19

Wednesday, February 3, 2021
The University of Iowa has announced they will begin testing wastewater to help monitor the presence of COVID-19 on campus. According to officials, existing research indicates people who have been infected with the virus that causes COVID-19 shed virus particles through their feces.