DOE Specifies ‘Foreign Adversaries’ for Trump BPS Equipment Ban

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 12:18:16 +0000

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Taking its first major step to act on President Trump’s May 1 executive order (EO) to limit foreign bulk power equipment transactions in the U.S., the Department of Energy (DOE) has issued a definitive list of six foreign “adversaries” that pose threats to the U.S. bulk power system (BPS): China, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Russia, […]

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Tiny Little Shrimp Could Spark Huge Energy Storage Breakthrough

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Wed, 08 Jul 2020 15:45:01 +0000

energy storage flow batteriesThe dream of low cost, high efficiency, long duration and sustainable flow battery energy storage technology could rest on the back of this baby shrimp

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US Department of Energy Aims to Help Secure EV Battery Supplies

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 15:54:58 +0000

Despite the clear fossil fuel bias in this administration, the US Department of Energy has been paying a bit of attention to the electric vehicle (EV) revolution, and is looking to help secure critical battery supplies in the global battery supply chain and setting the foundation to do so

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7 Bonus Solar + Storage Stories — Sonnen, Sunrun, Stem …

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 27 Jun 2020 17:12:04 +0000

There’s only so much time in the day — a lesson I seem intent on not learning. We’ve published many solar energy articles in the past month and many energy storage articles, but here are 7 more solar plus storage (solar+storage) articles we just couldn’t dedicate full articles to

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$122 Million Earmarked for Coal ‘Innovation Centers’

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Fri, 26 Jun 2020 19:41:27 +0000

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Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette said the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is ready to make about $122 million available to establish what the DOE calls “innovation centers” for coal. Brouillette and the DOE on June 26 said these centers will focus on the manufacturing of value-added, carbon-based products from coal. The facilities also would work […]

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Electric Vehicles Tread Water Under COVID-19, So What’s Next?

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 16:25:07 +0000

electric vehicles salesThe COVID-19 crisis has tanked auto sales, but electric vehicles are still holding up under the pressure and the stage is set for a gasmobile crash

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USA’s Battery500 Initiative Has Achieved Li-Metal Battery Energy Density Of 350 Wh/kg

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 11 Jun 2020 03:57:38 +0000

Toward the end of President Obama’s time in office, the US Department of Energy (DOE) launched a “Battery500 Consortium.” The goal is in the name: reaching 500 Wh/kg battery energy density with lithium-metal battery cells, a target which was reportedly triple the battery energy density at the time

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