NREL: Research turbine leaves legacy in its wake

NREL: Research turbine leaves legacy in its wake

BOULDER -- The conclusion of a successful multiyear industry partnership is altering the landscape for Denver-area residents as GE removes the largest of the megawatt-scale research turbines at... Read More

Thursday June 7, 2018 0 comments Tags: Boulder, NREL, wind turbines, Albert Fisas, Jeroen van Dam, Anne Miller, Jerry Hur, Jon Campbell, Fernando Ponce, GE, National Wind Technology Center

NREL solar PV software tool calculates system degradation rates

NREL solar PV software tool calculates system degradation rates

GOLDEN -- How long a product can be expected to perform at a high level is a fundamental indication of quality... Read More

Wednesday April 11, 2018 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, Dirk Jordan, SunPower, kWh Analytics, RdTools, Greg Kimball, Adam Shinn

NREL’s Industry Growth Forum set for May 2-4

NREL’s Industry Growth Forum set for May 2-4

DENVER -- Advanced energy innovation will be on display May 2-4 in Denver when 30 small businesses present their business cases to a panel of investors and industry experts as the... Read More

Wednesday February 28, 2018 0 comments Tags: Denver, NREL, NREL Industry Growth Forum, Bill Farris

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