Posts Tagged ‘research’


New System Converts Cow Manure into Clean Water

Posted on June 4th, 2014 by

New System Converts Cow Manure into Clean Water By combining an anaerobic digester with a filtration and reverse osmosis system, an idea developed at Michigan[...]
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A new material for solar panels could make them cheaper, more efficient

Posted on December 13th, 2013 by

A unique solar panel design made with a new ceramic material points the way to potentially providing sustainable power cheaper, more efficiently, and requiring less[...]
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The Role of the Argonne National Laboratory

Posted on January 3rd, 2011 by

About Argonne The nation’s first national laboratory, Argonne is the Midwest’s largest federally funded R&D center.   With more than 1,200 scientists and engineers in dozens[...]

The Role of The Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Posted on January 3rd, 2011 by

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory is a National Laboratory managed by the University of California for the U.S. Department of Energy. Our aim is to provide[...]

The Role of the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory

Posted on January 3rd, 2011 by

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) are collaborating with researchers across the globe to harness fusion energy — a[...]

The Role of Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Posted on January 2nd, 2011 by

Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is the Department of Energy’s largest science and energy laboratory. Managed since April 2000 by a partnership of the University[...]

China Unveils Hydrogen Fuel Locomotive

Posted on December 1st, 2010 by

Duke Energy completes their second wind project out west and has set its Colorado wind farm under operation. Also, the DOE follows its own advice after Secretary Chu's address and sets two large supercomputers for energy research.

New Research for Harvesting Car Exhaust

Posted on November 29th, 2010 by

Scientists are studying ways to harvest car exhaust and turn it into electricity to reduce fuel consumption. Also, Japanese researchers are developing a plan to use desert sand from the Sahara to enhance solar energy harvesting.

Impact Of Proposed US Budget On DOE, DER 02/02/10

Posted on February 2nd, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Tuesday, February 2, 2010, discusses Exxon Mobil’s quarterly performance, OPEC cuts crude oil production for first time in 5 months,[...]