NREL research proves switchable window works, now focus moves to making it work better

NREL research proves switchable window works, now focus moves to making it work better

By Wayne Hicks NREL GOLDEN -- A year after Lance Wheeler attracted international attention for his research detailing a window that could both darken and generate electricity, he's... Read More

Friday January 18, 2019 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, SwitchGlaze, Lance Wheeler, Rob Tenent

NREL Industry Growth Forum application deadline extended to Dec. 14

NREL Industry Growth Forum application deadline extended to Dec. 14

GOLDEN -- The deadline to apply to present at the 2019 NREL Industry Growth Forum has been extended to Dec. 14. Selected applicants will receive direct feedback from a prominent investor... Read More

Tuesday December 11, 2018 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, NREL Industry Growth Forum

NREL awarded $2.8M from ARPA-E to develop low-cost thermal energy storage and generation

NREL awarded $2.8M from ARPA-E to develop low-cost thermal energy storage and generation

GOLDEN -- The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE's) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has been awarded nearly $2.8... Read More

Tuesday November 27, 2018 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, ARPA-E

NREL Solar Hackathon set for Nov. 10, deadline to apply is Nov. 5

NREL Solar Hackathon set for Nov. 10, deadline to apply is Nov. 5

GOLDEN -- Teams of two to five people will compete in the 2018 NREL Solar Hackathon for $6,000 in prize money. In this one-day Hackathon, teams will compete for $6,000... Read More

Monday October 29, 2018 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, NREL Solar Hackathon, Colorado School of Mines

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