NREL scientists model methane-eating bacteria

NREL scientists model methane-eating bacteria

GOLDEN -- Nature is full of surprises -- not to mention solutions. A research team including scientists from the U.S. Department of Energys National Renewable... Read More

Wednesday February 14, 2018 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, Calvin Henard, Michael Guarnieri

Applications open for NREL’s Energy Execs program, deadline March 31

Applications open for NREL’s Energy Execs program, deadline March 31

GOLDEN -- The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is seeking applicants for its 2018 Executive Energy Leadership Program -- otherwise known as Energy Execs. NREL said... Read More

Tuesday January 30, 2018 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, NREL Energy Execs

NREL study looks at future plug-in vehicle effect on nation’s electricity grid

NREL study looks at future plug-in vehicle effect on nation’s electricity grid

GOLDEN -- An influx of plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) charging without coordination could prove challenging to the nations electric grid, according to research conducted... Read More

Thursday January 25, 2018 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, plug-in vehicles, Matteo Muratori, Johney Green, John Farrell

NREL develops innovative switchable solar window

NREL develops innovative switchable solar window

GOLDEN -- Thermochromic windows capable of converting sunlight into electricity at a high efficiency have been developed by scientists at the U.S. Department of Energys National Renewable Energy... Read More

Tuesday November 28, 2017 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, solar window, Lance Wheeler

NREL: Real-time quality control testing for fuel cells becomes reality

NREL: Real-time quality control testing for fuel cells becomes reality

GOLDEN -- The path from successful science to market acceptance contains twists, turns, and occasional dead-ends. One step -- the manufacturing process -- can pose an obstacle amid concerns about... Read More

Friday November 17, 2017 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, Peter Rupnowski, Mike Ulsh, Bhushan Sopori, fuel cells

CSU to share in $3.5M algae fuels, byproducts study

CSU to share in $3.5M algae fuels, byproducts study

FORT COLLINS -- Colorado State University scientists are partners in a three-year grant of up to $3.5 million from the Department of Energy, aimed at improving how algae-based... Read More

Tuesday October 3, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Ken Reardon, Graham Peers, Jason Quinn, algae, Lieve Laurens, NREL

NREL: Researchers validate UV light’s use in improving semiconductor devices

NREL: Researchers validate UV light’s use in improving semiconductor devices

GOLDEN -- A discovery by two scientists at the Energy Departments National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) could aid the development of next-generation semiconductor... Read More

Thursday August 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, Kwangwook Park, Kirstin Alberi, semiconductors

NREL sets new solar-to-hydrogen record

NREL sets new solar-to-hydrogen record

GOLDEN -- Innovation is forever marching forward, but sometimes it's necessary to take a small step backward in the interest of greater accuracy. Revisiting previous solar-to-hydrogen research... Read More

Wednesday August 9, 2017 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL