New Recycling & Energy Storage Plan Claps Back At Wind Turbine Critics

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Sun, 11 Jul 2021 16:35:02 +0000

A new wind turbine blade recycling strategy deploys gravity-based energy storage technology for maximum circular economy impact.

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US Dept. Of Energy Drops $52.5 Million Green Hydrogen Bomb On Natural Gas Lobby

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Thu, 08 Jul 2021 14:23:45 +0000

Natural gas stakeholders will have to fight for an ever-shrinking piece of the hydrogen pie as the Biden administration ramps up its green hydrogen commitment.

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Red Hot Perovskite Solar Cell Field Just Got Way Redder & Hotter

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 05 Jul 2021 18:05:00 +0000

A new perovskite solar cell venture is proof that legacy energy stakeholders can pivot to renewables — if they really want to.

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DOE Providing $27 Million for Wave Energy Research Projects

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 08 Jul 2021 00:22:00 +0000

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The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced it will provide as much as $27 million in federal funding for research and development projects designed to advance the efficient conversion of wave-based energy into electricity, with a goal to make the technology commercially viable. The DOE on July 7 said the money supports the Biden […]

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Rolling Blackouts Triggered as Historic Heatwave Grips Pacific Northwest

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 16:32:57 +0000

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Utilities across the Pacific Northwest are bracing for exceptional stress on the grid as record-breaking temperatures continue to fester across the region, and at least one utility—Avista Corp.—this week began rolling outages as a measure to alleviate strain on the electric system. Despite pleas to customers to reduce their power consumption, Avista, which supplies power […]

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New Diesel-Killing EV Batteries Put 30% Fuel Cut In US Army Sights

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 14 Jun 2021 16:05:16 +0000

The US Department of Defense is eyeballing energy efficient trucks and silicon EV batteries to cut down on climate-killing fossil fuels.

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Centrus Gets NRC Approval to Demonstrate HALEU Production

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2021 12:27:28 +0000

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The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has given its green light to a license amendment filed by Centrus Energy Corp., approving the nuclear fuel and services firm’s efforts to demonstrate High-Assay, Low-Enriched Uranium (HALEU) production at its enrichment facility in Piketon, Ohio.  The approval marks a “major milestone” in Centrus’s $115 million, cost-shared contract with the […]

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Centrus Gets NRC Approval to Demonstrate HALEU Production

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2021 12:27:28 +0000

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The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has given its green light to a license amendment filed by Centrus Energy Corp., approving the nuclear fuel and services firm’s efforts to demonstrate High-Assay, Low-Enriched Uranium (HALEU) production at its enrichment facility in Piketon, Ohio.  The approval marks a “major milestone” in Centrus’s $115 million, cost-shared contract with the […]

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It’s Official: US Juices Clean (Or Green) Hydrogen Race With New “Energy Earthshots”

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Tue, 08 Jun 2021 14:51:27 +0000

The answer to the great Energy Earthshots mystery has finally surfaced, but will green hydrogen smack down “clean” hydrogen?

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