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PhysOrg
Better understanding could lead to more cost-effective production of cellulosic biofuelsstudies of cell walls from diverse plant species challenging. Credit: Advanced
Better understanding could lead to more cost-effective production of cellulosic biofuels
PhysOrg / Posted 12 hours ago
studies of cell walls from diverse plant species challenging. Credit: Advanced Cell Wall Characterization Team, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, and DOE BioEnergy Science Center Plant cell walls, which constitute the bulk of plant... Read more
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Market Watch
How to go solar without putting panels on your roofthey live in, or can’t afford to invest in the systems, which may take about fo
How to go solar without putting panels on your roof
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
they live in, or can’t afford to invest in the systems, which may take about four years to pay back, according to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, a Colorado-based government institution that conducts research and development in... Read more
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Fortune
SunPower Touts World's Most Efficient Silicon Solar Panelthat can convert 24.1% of the light that hits it into electricity. That stat w
SunPower Touts World's Most Efficient Silicon Solar Panel
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
that can convert 24.1% of the light that hits it into electricity. That stat was validated by the Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory. According to SunPower the figure makes its panel the most efficient ever made from... Read more
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PollutionOnline
NREL Assesses Greyrocks Flare-To-Fuels Greenhouse Gas ReductionSacramento, CA /PRNewswire/ -- Engineers at the Energy Department's (DOE) Natio
NREL Assesses Greyrocks Flare-To-Fuels Greenhouse Gas Reduction
PollutionOnline / Posted 4 days ago
Sacramento, CA /PRNewswire/ -- Engineers at the Energy Department's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have completed a life cycle assessment to determine the greenhouse gas reduction of Greyrock's Flare-to-Fuels™ process that converts... Read more
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PhysOrg
New device could unlock information potential of sunlightthe team's approach is incredibly accurate. For his Penn State master's thesis,
New device could unlock information potential of sunlight
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
the team's approach is incredibly accurate. For his Penn State master's thesis, Srikrishnan obtained useful data from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Boulder, Colorado, which regularly tests the effectiveness of energy... Read more
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PhysOrg
Engineers look for a cool way to make AC units an affordable snaptogether about three years ago as they were testing window air conditioners for
Engineers look for a cool way to make AC units an affordable snap
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
together about three years ago as they were testing window air conditioners for an Energy Department project. The two National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) senior engineers were trying to figure out how to model window air conditioners... Read more
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PhysOrg
Mapping coal's decline and the renewables' riseThe tool draws on publicly available data sets from sources including the U.S.
Mapping coal's decline and the renewables' rise
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
The tool draws on publicly available data sets from sources including the U.S. Energy Information Administration and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. Users view CoalMap as a map of the continental United States showing the locations of... Read more
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Energy Business Review
NREL assesses Greyrock's flare-to-fuels greenhouse gas reduction Engineers at the Energy Department's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laborato
NREL assesses Greyrock's flare-to-fuels greenhouse gas reduction
Energy Business Review / Posted 9 days ago
Engineers at the Energy Department's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have completed a life cycle assessment to determine the greenhouse gas reduction of Greyrock's... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Legarda backs review of PH energy policiesof the Senate committee on climate change, said the country is rich in renewabl
Legarda backs review of PH energy policies
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
of the Senate committee on climate change, said the country is rich in renewable energy (RE), citing past studies by the US National Renewable Energy Laboratory, which indicated that the Philippines has 246,000 megawatts of untapped renewable energy... Read more
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PhysOrg
Engineers discover light can stamp out defects in semiconductors for better solar panels and LED bulbsnext to a solar panel made of the compound semiconductor, cadmium telluride. Sc
Engineers discover light can stamp out defects in semiconductors for better solar panels and LED bulbs
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
next to a solar panel made of the compound semiconductor, cadmium telluride. Scarpulla along with Kirstin Alberi of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory have developed a theory that adding light during the manufacturing of semiconductors can... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Arrival of SolarCity in Pittsburgh reflects the ongoing solar-energy boommuch room to grow with solar that there’s room for everybody.” How much room?
Arrival of SolarCity in Pittsburgh reflects the ongoing solar-energy boom
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 16 days ago
much room to grow with solar that there’s room for everybody.” How much room? In a report issued in January, the federal National Renewable Energy Laboratory estimated that by outfitting all viable rooftops with solar panels, the U.S. could... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Public Education Effort Kicks Off for 100 Percent Clean, Renewable EnergyScientists believe fulfilling that goal will require switching entirely to clea
Public Education Effort Kicks Off for 100 Percent Clean, Renewable Energy
CommonDreams.org / Posted 22 days ago
Scientists believe fulfilling that goal will require switching entirely to clean sources by mid-century. According to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, the United States has the technical potential to meet its current electricity needs... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
To Protect the Grid from Hackers, You Need to Break Itthe electric grid becomes smarter, it also becomes more vulnerable to hackers.
To Protect the Grid from Hackers, You Need to Break It
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 24 days ago
the electric grid becomes smarter, it also becomes more vulnerable to hackers. That’s why a new initiative underway at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) aims to prevent hackers from gaining control of parts of the nation's power grid,... Read more
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Daily Press
Finding renewable energy solutions in Virginia requires a serious debateon in the offices of Dominion Virginia Power and its partners in the project —
Finding renewable energy solutions in Virginia requires a serious debate
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
on in the offices of Dominion Virginia Power and its partners in the project — including Newport News Shipbuilding, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory and the Virginia Tech Advanced Research Institute. We hope they'll stay on track, even... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
Nine Women to Receive U.S. Clean Energy Education & Empowerment (C3E) Awardsa Research Fellow with the National Center for Photovoltaics and a Principal Sc
Nine Women to Receive U.S. Clean Energy Education & Empowerment (C3E) Awards
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 29 days ago
a Research Fellow with the National Center for Photovoltaics and a Principal Scientist at the U.S. Department of Energys National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), will receive the C3E Lifetime Achievement award. Eight other women will receive... Read more
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Providence Business News
Aspen Aerogels awarded $2.75M in federal funding to develop new windowpane technologyproduction processes.” Aspen Aerogels is partnering with research teams from L
Aspen Aerogels awarded $2.75M in federal funding to develop new windowpane technology
Providence Business News / Posted 30 days ago
production processes.” Aspen Aerogels is partnering with research teams from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory on the project. They will model and test the aerogel window materials against national... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Large-scale solar farm plan draws praise and concerna lower price on electricity and pocketing the profit from any SRECs generated,
Large-scale solar farm plan draws praise and concern
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 30 days ago
a lower price on electricity and pocketing the profit from any SRECs generated, said David Feldman, senior analyst at National Renewable Energy Laboratory. N.J. a top producer Only about 10 percent of residential solar purchasers actually own... Read more
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Japan Today
Apple explores charging stations for electric vehicles ‹ Japan Todayit currently has, to support a projected 1 million zero-emission vehicles on th
Apple explores charging stations for electric vehicles ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 1 months ago
it currently has, to support a projected 1 million zero-emission vehicles on the road, according to an estimate by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. Tesla recently goosed electric vehicle demand, unveiling its more affordable Model 3... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Solar Institute awarded with grant for multimedia projectfund a two-year education project, according to a release Thursday. Working in
Solar Institute awarded with grant for multimedia project
The GW Hatchet / Posted 1 months ago
fund a two-year education project, according to a release Thursday. Working in partnership with GW Planet Forward and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, the Solar Institute will develop a series of multimedia materials to educate... Read more
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iol.co.za
Apple exploring charging stations for electric cars?it currently has, to support a projected 1 million zero-emission vehicles on th
Apple exploring charging stations for electric cars?
iol.co.za / Posted 1 months ago
it currently has, to support a projected 1 million zero-emission vehicles on the road, according to an estimate by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. Tesla recently goosed electric vehicle demand, unveiling its more affordable Model 3... Read more
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iol.co.za
Apple exploring electric car chargersit currently has, to support a projected one million zero-emission vehicles on
Apple exploring electric car chargers
iol.co.za / Posted 1 months ago
it currently has, to support a projected one million zero-emission vehicles on the road, according to an estimate by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. Tesla recently goosed electric vehicle demand, unveiling its more affordable Model 3... Read more
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