Native of Michigan's UP in Sweden conducting energy research
April 22, 2020
COPPER HARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A native of Michigan's Upper Peninsula is in Sweden conducting research that could lead to lower energy prices back home.
Nelson Sommerfeldt is looking into ways to get lower-cost renewable energy to residents in Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula, The Daily Mining Gazette reported. The Copper Country native has now taken a visiting research position at Michigan Technological University.
Sommerfeldt, a post-doctoral researcher at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, said the project's final results are expected by autumn. He added that it aims to hel...