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SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SolarReserve, a U.S. developer of large-scale solar power projects, today announced the U.S.
Advanced biofuels â€“ liquid transportation fuels derived from the cellulosic biomass of perennial grasses and other non-food plants, as well as from agricultural waste â€“ are highly touted as potential replacements for gasoline, diesel and jet fuels.
Itâ€™s not quite Christmas, but the DNA sequence of a small plant that resembles the seasonal conifers is providing biofuels researchers with information that could influence the development of candidate biofuel feedstock plants and offering botanists long-awaited insights into plant evolution.
The antimatter equivalent of helium nuclei has been produced by an international team of physicists working with the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider at the US Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory in New York.
SARASOTA, Fla., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunovia Energy Technologies' (OTC Bulletin Board: SUNV) EvoLucia LED Cobra Head SCHX5 was given the award for Best Outdoor Street Light, in its class, by the U.S.
New research by the U.S. Department of Energyâ€™s (DOE) Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory finds strong evidence that homes with solar photovoltaic (PV) systems sell for a premium over homes without solar systems.
Efforts to engineer new metabolic pathways into microbes for the inexpensive production of valuable chemical products, such as biofuels or therapeutic drugs, should get a significant boost in a new development from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)â€™s Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI). Researchers there have successfully demonstrated a technique they call â€œtargeted proteomicsâ€ that speeds up and improves the ability to identify and quantify specific proteins within a cell...
DETROIT, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A team of Wayne State University students from the College of Engineering have been chosen to participate in EcoCAR 2: Plugging in to the Future, a one-of-a-kind program established by the U.S. Department of Energy and General Motors.
A team of scientists from Brown University led by G. E. Karniadakis and the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory are doing on the lab's supercomputer, hoping that a better map will lead to better diagnoses and treatments for patients with blood flow complications.
SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- National Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE:NSM) announced its partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy as a participant in the Save Energy Now LEADER program.
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