Celebrating 3 NREL Women Advancing Energy Storage

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 18:01:22 +0000

Energy storage research initiatives at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) are as diverse as the individuals who support these projects. The technological innovation and commercialization of energy conversion and storage solutions span a range of research and development areas, including hydrogen, fuel cells, electrochemical batteries, thermal systems, and water power. Within these programs, women […]

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“Fort Renewable” Shows Benefits of Batteries & Microgrids for Military & Beyond

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 01:17:44 +0000

Early-Stage Companies Used Microgrid Validations at NREL To Size-up Commercial Systems—the Results Have High-Impact Lessons for the Larger Grid

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Using Direct Lithium Extraction To Secure U.S. Supplies

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 22:28:14 +0000

NREL Is Driving Innovation in Geothermal Lithium Extraction Through Research, Expertise, and Prize Incentives

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How We’re Getting More Solar on Rooftops Across the Country

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Sun, 18 Jul 2021 21:00:21 +0000

A New Program to Streamline the Solar Permitting Process Can Be a Game Changer

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NREL & First Solar Celebrate Nearly 30 Years of Collaboration on Cadmium Telluride (CdTe) Solar Cell Research

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Fri, 16 Jul 2021 23:00:43 +0000

By Josh Rasmussen The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has more than 550 unique, active partners. One such partner is First Solar Inc. — a relationship that dates back to the early ‘90s. NREL and First Solar, then called Solar Cells Inc., have been collaboratively breaking ground on thin film solar technology for more than […]

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What To Do With Food Waste? Well, That Depends

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Sat, 03 Jul 2021 00:30:26 +0000

NREL Researchers Examine Disposal Methods as More Landfills Prepare To Shut Down

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Solar Desalination Prize Round 2 Seeks Innovative Desalination Technologies Combined With Storage

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 23:00:50 +0000

Second Round of Popular Prize Competition Open to Submissions Through July 15

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From Satellite Launches to Expert Energy Analysis for Earthlings

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 22:01:47 +0000

Q&A With Modeling and Analysis Lead Kate Anderson The National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s (NREL’s) Modeling and Analysis Group is an interdisciplinary team of technical experts who support government and private entities with techno-economic modeling and analysis of energy efficiency, renewable energy, storage, and microgrids. The group is led by Kate Anderson, who also heads the […]

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North American Renewable Integration Study Highlights Opportunities for a Coordinated, Continental Low-Carbon Grid

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 14:37:06 +0000

The North American electric power system is undergoing significant change, with renewable resources now contributing more generation than ever before — a transformation that is poised to continue given decreasing technology costs and ambitious decarbonization goals at the federal, state, local, corporate, and consumer levels. With a series of reports released today by the National […]

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Carbon-Neutral Future Unites NREL & Sempra Energy

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 19:33:03 +0000

Shared Vision for Access to Affordable, Reliable, Secure Energy for All

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