NREL facility targets innovations to speed adoption of electric cars

NREL facility targets innovations to speed adoption of electric cars

GOLDEN - Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory are advancing a more sustainable transportation future by incorporating the latest electric vehicle... Read More

By: Steve Monday February 4, 2013 0 comments Tags: Bob Rehn, Golden, microgrids, Mike Simpson, NREL, VTIF

NREL seeks leaders for Energy Execs programs

NREL seeks leaders for Energy Execs programs

GOLDEN - Applications are now being accepted for the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory's 2013 Executive Energy Leadership Academy, NREL announced. The Academy,... Read More

By: Steve Thursday January 31, 2013 0 comments Tags: Dan Arvizu, Energy Execs, Golden, NREL

NREL develops instrument to screen out silicon wafers destined to fail

NREL develops instrument to screen out silicon wafers destined to fail

GOLDEN -Scientists at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden have developed an instrument that puts pressure on silicon wafers to see which ones are too fragile to make it through... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday January 22, 2013 0 comments Tags: Bhushan Sopori, Golden, NREL, Peter Rupnowski, Prekash Basnyat, solar wafers

NREL launches interactive tool for developing cleaner energy future

NREL launches interactive tool for developing cleaner energy future

GOLDEN - The U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has created an energy analysis tool to help researchers and educators experiment with future energy-use... Read More

By: Steve Thursday January 10, 2013 0 comments Tags: Austin Brown, BITES, DOE, Golden, NREL

NREL and Solar Junction win R&D 100 award for world-record multi-junction solar cell

NREL and Solar Junction win R&D 100 award for world-record multi-junction solar cell

GOLDEN - The National Renewal Energy Laboratory (NREL) and its industry partner, California-based Solar Junction, have won an RD 100 Award from RD Magazine for a world-record multi-junction... Read More

By: Steve Thursday January 3, 2013 0 comments Tags: Daniel Friedman, Golden, NREL, SJ3, solar cells, Solar Junction

Broad Reach Engineering acquired by NY-based Moog Inc. for $48M

Broad Reach Engineering acquired by NY-based Moog Inc. for $48M

GOLDEN - Golden-based Broad Reach Engineering has been acquired by New York-based Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A, NYSE: MOG.B) for approximately $48 million, Moog announced today. Broad Reach,... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday January 2, 2013 0 comments Tags: Golden, Jay Hennig, Moog Inc.

Medical Modeling receives FDA clearance for Virtual Surgical Planning System

Medical Modeling receives FDA clearance for Virtual Surgical Planning System

GOLDEN - Medical Modeling Inc. announced it has received FDA 510 (k) clearance for its innovative VSP System product line. Initial applications of the system's technology include products... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday January 2, 2013 0 comments Tags: Andy Christensen, Golden, Medical Modeling, VSP System

NREL, Johnson Matthey announce five-year collaboration on biofuels

NREL, Johnson Matthey announce five-year collaboration on biofuels

GOLDEN - The U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) will partner with Johnson Matthey, a global specialty chemicals company, in a five-year, $7 million project... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday December 19, 2012 0 comments Tags: Andrew Heavers, biofuels, Golden, Johnson Matthey, Mark Nimlos, NREL, Rich Bolin