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Los Angeles Times
2016 Toyota Mirai: A fuel cell phenom hits the road runningyou get back and forth. But that trip to Vegas? You can probably get there, bu
2016 Toyota Mirai: A fuel cell phenom hits the road running
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
you get back and forth. But that trip to Vegas? You can probably get there, but you may not make it back. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, there are no hydrogen fueling stations in Nevada. Toyota has priced it at a starting MSRP of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Team discovers way to make alane a better hydrogen fuel option for vehicles(white sphere) with aluminum (gray spheres) to form alane. A vacancy in the alu
Team discovers way to make alane a better hydrogen fuel option for vehicles
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
(white sphere) with aluminum (gray spheres) to form alane. A vacancy in the aluminum surface is shown on the right. Credit: U.S. Department of Energy Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory, in collaboration with several... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Energy Department: E. Idaho radioactive cleanup moving aheadThe U.S. Department of Energy says workers have successfully removed and packag
Energy Department: E. Idaho radioactive cleanup moving ahead
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
The U.S. Department of Energy says workers have successfully removed and packaged about 10,000 cubic yards of exhumed hazardous and radioactive waste stored for decades at the department's 890-square-mile site in eastern Idaho. The department in a... Read more
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Al.com
Renewable wood energy: A new opportunity for Alabama's forestsare thriving and forest landowners stand ready to contribute to European demand
Renewable wood energy: A new opportunity for Alabama's forests
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
are thriving and forest landowners stand ready to contribute to European demand for biomass products. According to a recent U.S. Department of Energy report titled the "2016 Billion-Ton Report," the United States has the potential to produce at... Read more
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PhysOrg
Meet Rutgers' RADICAL supercomputing guruhas been funded by multiple National Science Foundation awards as well as grant
Meet Rutgers' RADICAL supercomputing guru
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
has been funded by multiple National Science Foundation awards as well as grants from the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Energy, and Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council in the United Kingdom. He is the principal... Read more
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PR.com
New Solar Platform Will "Crack" the Solar Value Stackand market optimization for several of the largest power producers in the U.S.
New Solar Platform Will "Crack" the Solar Value Stack
PR.com / Posted 2 days ago
and market optimization for several of the largest power producers in the U.S. Learn more at www.genbright.com. The U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative is a collaborative national effort that aggressively drives innovation to make... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
BioAmber considering sites in Sarnia and U.S.BioAmber Inc. says progress made in its application for a $360-million (US) loa
BioAmber considering sites in Sarnia and U.S.
Sarnia Observer / Posted 3 days ago
BioAmber Inc. says progress made in its application for a $360-million (US) loan guarantee from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for a second plant the Montreal-based company plans to build doesn't mean Sarnia is out of the running as a potential... Read more
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The Mercury News
Storing nuclear waste: Is ‘consent’ OK when future generations can’t weigh inapproved by the American people no matter how your PR strategists massage the l
Storing nuclear waste: Is ‘consent’ OK when future generations can’t weigh in
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
approved by the American people no matter how your PR strategists massage the lipstick on that pig,” David Osinga told the U.S. Department of Energy in an email. The DOE’s latest idea for figuring out where to stash millions of pounds of nuclear... Read more
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The Express-Times
PennEast Pipeline gas for N.J. and Pa., not exportto the pipeline continue to claim that this gas will be exported. States do no
PennEast Pipeline gas for N.J. and Pa., not export
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
to the pipeline continue to claim that this gas will be exported. States do not govern foreign natural gas exports; the U.S. Department of Energy has that authority. PennEast has not made any export application. As for natural gas delivery,... Read more
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Daily Press
Summit at Jeff Lab in Newport News talks cyberthreats, cyberattackersmarket was worth $75.4 billion. Jefferson Lab, one of 17 national labs conduct
Summit at Jeff Lab in Newport News talks cyberthreats, cyberattackers
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
market was worth $75.4 billion. Jefferson Lab, one of 17 national labs conducting basic physics research for the U.S. Department of Energy, is also proactive, officials said. Chief Information Officer Amber Boehnlein said the lab employs... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study explores thermoelectric screen printingbreakthroughs also has been recognized by a major federal funding agency. He re
Study explores thermoelectric screen printing
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
breakthroughs also has been recognized by a major federal funding agency. He recently received an infrastructure award from U.S. Department of Energy to invest an advanced additive printing equipment and establish state-of-the-art additive... Read more
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PhysOrg
Discovery could lead to safer, cheaper production of amine-boraneshave long been prized for their potential for hydrogen storage," he said. Acco
Discovery could lead to safer, cheaper production of amine-boranes
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
have long been prized for their potential for hydrogen storage," he said. According to a 2006 report from the U.S. Department of Energy, amine-borane complexes have great potential as a component in fuel sources due to their high... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
County backs keeping tailings dump site openbill by U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, both Colorado Republicans. The measures would
County backs keeping tailings dump site open
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
bill by U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, both Colorado Republicans. The measures would extend until 2048 the ability of the U.S. Department of Energy to operate the cell, which was constructed in 1990 to contain the material collected during a... Read more
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The Chronicle
Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative Eric Toone to serve on national councilcompany that focuses on the discovery and development of treatments for glaucom
Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative Eric Toone to serve on national council
The Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
company that focuses on the discovery and development of treatments for glaucoma—in 2006. He has also worked with the U.S. Department of Energy and is a founding member of the Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy, which advances energy... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Judge awards Hanford whistleblowers $216,000might have allowed an employee with beryllium disease to be assigned to areas o
Judge awards Hanford whistleblowers $216,000
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
might have allowed an employee with beryllium disease to be assigned to areas of beryllium contamination. Clem and Spencer were suspended without pay and then lost their jobs after going directly to the U.S. Department of Energy with their conce... Read more
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Mashable
Joe Biden announces major new steps in his fight for better cancer researchSweden and Japan to open a discussion about better prevention, screenings, trea
Joe Biden announces major new steps in his fight for better cancer research
Mashable / Posted 5 days ago
Sweden and Japan to open a discussion about better prevention, screenings, treatment and research collaborations. The U.S. Department of Energy will also work with Norway to share 1.7 million cervical screening results over the course of 25... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Judge awards Hanford whistleblowers $216,000might have allowed an employee with beryllium disease to be assigned to areas o
Judge awards Hanford whistleblowers $216,000
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
might have allowed an employee with beryllium disease to be assigned to areas of beryllium contamination. Clem and Spencer were suspended without pay and then lost their jobs after going directly to the U.S. Department of Energy with their conce... Read more
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CBS News
Why oil prices matter now -- more than usualin a new field in West Texas that geologists and engineers had previously writt
Why oil prices matter now -- more than usual
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
in a new field in West Texas that geologists and engineers had previously written off. If this weren’t enough, the U.S. Department of Energy released its “Long-Term Strategic Review of the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve” and found that... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Wind energy group drops $375K on Kansas airwaves, looks ahead to electionsKansas comes from wind, according to federal statistics. Only Texas has a highe
Wind energy group drops $375K on Kansas airwaves, looks ahead to elections
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Kansas comes from wind, according to federal statistics. Only Texas has a higher potential for wind power than Kansas, the U.S. Department of Energy estimates. For years, debate over wind energy in Kansas has centered on renewable energy standards... Read more
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The Seattle Times
First wave-produced electricity in U.S. goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in U.S. goes online in Hawaii
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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The Economic Times
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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ABC News
First Wave-Produced Electricity in US Goes Online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First Wave-Produced Electricity in US Goes Online in Hawaii
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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ABC Montana
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
ABC Montana / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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KTVN Reno
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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Daily Herald
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
The Record Searchlight / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaiimore renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Win
First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
more renewable energy in the coming decades. Jose Zayas, a director of the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy, which helps fund the Hawaii site, said the U.S. could get 20 to 28 percent of its energy needs... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
20 years and $4 billion to clean hazardous waste at N.M. sitehalf the amount of waste present when cleanup began 25 years ago. The lab, the
20 years and $4 billion to clean hazardous waste at N.M. site
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 7 days ago
half the amount of waste present when cleanup began 25 years ago. The lab, the New Mexico Environment Department and the U.S. Department of Energy entered a new cleanup agreement in June. A previous agreement expired in December with several... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Lab Cleanup Could Cost $4 BillionCleanup Lifecycle Cost Estimate follows a new agreement in June between the lab
Lab Cleanup Could Cost $4 Billion
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
Cleanup Lifecycle Cost Estimate follows a new agreement in June between the lab, the state Environment Department and the U.S. Department of Energy for cleanup guidelines. A previous cleanup order expired in December with several missed deadlines.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California’s dairy industry knows how to cut its greenhouse gas emissions, but can it afford to?over five years to help dairymen reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The Van Warm
California’s dairy industry knows how to cut its greenhouse gas emissions, but can it afford to?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
over five years to help dairymen reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The Van Warmerdams received about $900,000 from the U.S. Department of Energy and the California Energy Commission. Theirs is now one of five that help fuel the Sacramento... Read more
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Arkansas Business
WattGlass of Fayetteville Gets $679K SunShot GrantWattGlass of Fayetteville announced on Wednesday that it's received a $679,413
WattGlass of Fayetteville Gets $679K SunShot Grant
Arkansas Business / Posted 9 days ago
WattGlass of Fayetteville announced on Wednesday that it's received a $679,413 grant from the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative to help commercialize its anti-reflective glass coating technology. The startup said it will use the money to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Balancing modernity with warmthfor about 16 days without the need for a refill. The home’s insulation has a ve
Balancing modernity with warmth
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
for about 16 days without the need for a refill. The home’s insulation has a very high R-value, which, according to the U.S. Department of Energy, rates the effectiveness of insulation’s thermal resistance. Additionally, there are automatic... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Balancing modernity with warmthfor about 16 days without the need for a refill. The home’s insulation has a ve
Balancing modernity with warmth
Darien News-Review / Posted 10 days ago
for about 16 days without the need for a refill. The home’s insulation has a very high R-value, which, according to the U.S. Department of Energy, rates the effectiveness of insulation’s thermal resistance. Additionally, there are automatic... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Balancing modernity with warmthfor about 16 days without the need for a refill. The home’s insulation has a ve
Balancing modernity with warmth
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
for about 16 days without the need for a refill. The home’s insulation has a very high R-value, which, according to the U.S. Department of Energy, rates the effectiveness of insulation’s thermal resistance. Additionally, there are automatic... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers to strengthen water-stewardship for US energy productiona whopping 20 billion barrels of water are generated as a byproduct of domestic
Researchers to strengthen water-stewardship for US energy production
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
a whopping 20 billion barrels of water are generated as a byproduct of domestic oil and gas recovery, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. Safe and environmentally responsible management of this "produced water" is important to energy... Read more
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PhysOrg
Two protein studies discover molecular secrets to recycling carbon and healing cellsdevelop ideas for converting more carbon in soil. Credit: Kim et al./Journal of
Two protein studies discover molecular secrets to recycling carbon and healing cells
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
develop ideas for converting more carbon in soil. Credit: Kim et al./Journal of Biological Chemistry Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE's) Argonne National Laboratory have mapped out two very different types of protein. One... Read more
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