Environmental Concerns Propel Research Into Marine Biofuels
May 17, 2021 11:50 ET | National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Golden, CO, May 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A global effort to reduce sulfur and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from ships has researchers from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and...
Scientists at NREL Report New Synapse-Like Phototransistor
April 28, 2021 14:20 ET | National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Golden, CO, April 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) developed a breakthrough in energy-efficient...
NREL News Release: New Consortium of Power System Operators and Technical Institutes Commits to Decarbonization Efforts Ahead of President Biden’s Leaders' Climate Summit
April 21, 2021 10:12 ET | National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Golden, CO, April 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm and U.K. Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Secretary of State Kwasi...
Groundbreaking NREL Analysis Points to No-Regrets Pathways to Meet LA’s Ambitious Clean Energy Goals
March 24, 2021 12:01 ET | National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Golden, CO, March 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Meeting Los Angeles’ ambitious goal of reliable, 100% renewable electricity by 2045—or even 2035—is achievable with rapid deployment of wind, solar,...
NREL Heats Up Thermal Energy Storage with New Solution Meant to Ease Grid Stress, Ultimately Improving Energy Efficiency
February 11, 2021 12:10 ET | National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Golden, CO, Feb. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Scientists from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have developed a simple way to better evaluate the potential of novel materials to store...
NREL Reports Sustainability Benchmarks for Plastics Recycling and Redesign
January 21, 2021 10:57 ET | National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Golden, CO, Jan. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Researchers developing renewable plastics and exploring new processes for plastics upcycling and recycling technologies will now be able to easily...
Tri-Lab Initiative Leads Innovation in Novel Hybrid Energy Systems
December 09, 2020 10:14 ET | National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Golden, CO, Dec. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Future novel hybrid energy systems could lead to paradigm shifts in clean energy production, according to a paper published last week in Joule. ...
Scientific Organization AAAS Names NREL’s Green a Fellow
November 24, 2020 11:39 ET | National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Golden, CO, Nov. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Johney Green, an associate laboratory director at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), has been named a Fellow of the American Association...
NREL Advanced Manufacturing Research Moves Wind Turbine Blades Toward Recyclability
November 17, 2020 10:04 ET | National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Golden, CO, Nov. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new material for wind blades that can be recycled could transform the wind industry, rendering renewable energy more sustainable than ever before...
National Laboratories Point to Sugars as a Key Factor in Ideal Feedstock for Biofuels
October 19, 2020 11:08 ET | National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Golden, CO, Oct. 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- – Popular wisdom holds that tall, fast-growing trees are best for biomass, but new research by two U.S. Department of Energy National Laboratories...