With Floating Offshore Wind Turbines As Weapons, Former POTUS Backstabs US Coal Miners Again

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Wed, 26 May 2021 17:05:54 +0000

A Trump-era Energy Department project aimed at cutting the cost of floating offshore wind turbines, and it is still alive and kicking.

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ARPA-E Launches Program to Abate, Prevent Methane Emissions

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 01:52:07 +0000

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The Department of Energy (DOE) on April 8 launched a new Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) program that will initially focus on reducing methane emissions from oil, gas, and coal industries.  The agency announced up to $35 million for the new “Reducing Emissions of Methane Every Day of the Year” (REMEDY) program, a three-year research […]

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Trump-Era Energy Storage Challenge Feeds New $20 Million Flow Battery Fire

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2021 17:35:32 +0000

US banks on flow batteries for rapid decarbonization, eyeballs at least 300 gigawatt-hours of battery-type energy storage online by 2030.

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US Defense Dept. Doubles Down On Renewable Energy, DERS

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 17:16:30 +0000

Like a crouching tiger, the hidden dragon of the US renewable energy industry has spent four years waiting for an ally in the Oval Office.

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The Future Is Autonomous: NREL’s Autonomous Energy Grids Research

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Fri, 08 Jan 2021 01:55:21 +0000

Some neighbors depend on each other for a cup of sugar or dog-walking. But in the Colorado neighborhood of Basalt Vista, the residents are closer than most: They share their electricity

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Bright Spots On Climate To End A Dark Year

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 27 Dec 2020 05:23:51 +0000

2020 is coming to a close, and it can’t end fast enough. But as the year winds down, I am buoyed by two big climate victories on the same day, perched atop a clear change in direction mandated by the election

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Congress Passes A 5,593 Page Spending Bill. What’s In It For Clean Tech?

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 00:12:30 +0000

Congress passed a 5,593 page funding bill that includes money for renewable energy and other clean tech initiatives. Here’s some of what’s inside those pages.

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The Renewable Energy Cows Come Home, Now With Green Ammonia

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 18:34:19 +0000

Minnesota eyeballs renewable energy to make fertilizer and fuel from water and air, kicking natural gas and diesel off the farm

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