Charts: A Decade of Cost Declines for US Solar PV Systems

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Sun, 14 Feb 2021 01:53:02 +0000

NREL Marks Ongoing Cost Reductions for Installed Photovoltaic Systems, While Also Establishing Benchmark of PV-Plus-Storage Systems

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Using Mathematical Models To Enable Transportation Decarbonization & Combat Climate Change

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Sat, 13 Feb 2021 20:15:21 +0000

NREL Researchers Win Best Paper for Transit Bus Electrification Evaluation in Mexico Conducted in partnership with the U.S. Agency for International Development, a National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) study assessing the electrification potential of transit fleets in two Mexican cities determined that at least 80% of the operational bus days for the studied routes were […]

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$4 Billion US Oil Company Banks On Perovskite Solar Cell Of The Future

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Sun, 07 Feb 2021 19:05:13 +0000

Something must be afoot when a leading US oil and gas stakeholder spends years perfecting the perovskite solar cell of the future.

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GE, Labs Join Project for 3D-Printed Wind Turbine Blades

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Tue, 09 Feb 2021 00:48:23 +0000

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Three GE business units will partner with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and the National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) to develop and demonstrate an integrated additive manufacturing process for high-performance blade designs as part of a $6.7 million project funded by the Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO).  Under the AMO’s proposed “Additive […]

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GE, Labs Join Project for 3D-Printed Wind Turbine Blades

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Tue, 09 Feb 2021 00:48:23 +0000

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Three GE business units will partner with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and the National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) to develop and demonstrate an integrated additive manufacturing process for high-performance blade designs as part of a $6.7 million project funded by the Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO).  Under the AMO’s proposed “Additive […]

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Failed Insurrection Fails To Stop US Solar Power Juggernaut

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 18:22:16 +0000

US Energy Department really, really wants you to know that the US solar power revolution is alive and kicking

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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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2020’s Top Wind Energy R&D Achievements

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 00:31:05 +0000

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Wind Energy Technologies Office (WETO) provides global leadership in fundamental wind energy science research, development, and validation activities that enable low-cost wind energy. The office pursues opportunities across all U.S. wind sectors — land-based utility-scale wind, offshore wind, distributed wind — as well as addressing market barriers and system integration

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