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NREL's "Green Button" helps consumers save electricity, make better energy decisions

GOLDEN - Scientists at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory helped develop standards for the "Green Button," a new software application that links consumers to utility company portals. ... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday October 9, 2012 0 comments Tags: Golden, Green Button, NREL

DOE: Alliance to continue management of NREL

DOE: Alliance to continue management of NREL

GOLDEN - The U.S. Department of Energy announced it will extend the management contract of its National Renewable Energy Laboratory by Alliance for Sustainable Energy LLC. In a letter to the... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday October 3, 2012 0 comments Tags: Battelle, Bobi Garrett, DOE, Dr. Dan Arvizu, Dr. Dana Christensen, Golden, Ken Powers, MRIGlobal, NREL

Mines awarded $3 million grant to study impact of pine beetles on Mountain West watersheds

Mines awarded $3 million grant to study impact of pine beetles on Mountain West watersheds

GOLDEN - The Colorado School of Mines has been awarded a five-year, $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation Water Sustainability and Climate Program to study the impact of pine... Read More

By: Steve Monday October 1, 2012 0 comments Tags: beetle kill, Golden, Reed Maxwell

NREL reports breakthrough in ethylene production

NREL reports breakthrough in ethylene production

GOLDEN - Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have demonstrated a better way to use photosynthesis to produce ethylene, a breakthrough that... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday September 26, 2012 0 comments Tags: biofuels, ethylene, Golden, NREL, photosynthesis

Cleantech Fellows Institute launches first class of Fellows in 17-week program

Cleantech Fellows Institute launches first class of Fellows in 17-week program

GOLDEN - Five Fellows have been selected to take part in the first Cleantech Fellows Institute presented by the Colorado Cleantech Industry Association , National Renewable Energy Laboratory ... Read More

By: Steve Monday September 24, 2012 0 comments Tags: Duer Reeves, Golden, Greenlite Labs, Henry Mouton, NREL, Tom McKinnon

Mines takes highest state ranking on U.S. News and World Report's annual best colleges list

Mines takes highest state ranking on U.S. News and World Report's annual best colleges list

GOLDEN - Colorado's three biggest schools of higher education ranked high on U.S. News and World Report's annual listing of the best public universities in America, with the Colorado School of... Read More

By: Steve Thursday September 13, 2012 0 comments Tags: CSU, CU-Boulder, Golden

NREL study shows renewable energy potential in every state

NREL study shows renewable energy potential in every state

GOLDEN - A new study of renewable energy 's technical potential finds that every state in the U.S. has the space and resources to generate clean energy. The study, "U.S. RE Technical... Read More

By: Steve Monday July 30, 2012 0 comments Tags: Anthony Lopez, Colorado, Donna Heimiller, Golden, NREL, renewable energy