Latest US Department of Energy Stories

2014-06-10 04:20:55

-The research program will achieve a reduction in costs of solar-thermal technology while increasing efficiency. WASHINGTON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Abengoa (MCE: ABG.B/P SM /NASDAQ: ABGB), the international company that applies innovative technology solutions for sustainability in the energy and environment sectors, together with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and the Colorado School of Mines (CSM), has been selected by the US Department of Energy (DOE) to...

2014-05-08 12:23:43

WASHINGTON, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alstom announced that it is part of a team to receive a $47M grant from the US Department of Energy (DOE) for phase II of the Virginia Offshore Wind Technology Advancement Project (VOWTAP) led by Dominion Virginia Power. This next phase includes the completion of Front End Engineering Design (FEED), installation and testing of two Alstom Haliade 150-6MW (megawatt) offshore wind turbines approximately 24 miles off the coast of Virginia Beach....

2014-03-04 16:21:15

GM, Cisco, Panasonic, US Department of Energy to Speak at AppConext Auto Conference DETROIT, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Senior executives from General Motors, Hertz NeverLost, Cisco, Panasonic, and the US Department of Energy, amongst other leaders in the connected vehicle space, will take the stage at the inaugural AppConext Auto conference on May 13 and 14, 2014 at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, Mich. With support from the Mobile Technology Association of Michigan...

2014-01-31 23:20:37

Solarbuddy announces its involvement in the US Department of Energy’s SunShot Initiative, designed to drive research, innovation and market solutions for America’s solar energy market. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 The SunShot Initiative's overall mission is to make the total cost of solar energy economically viable for everyday use, so that all Americans can benefit from this clean renewable energy resource. Solarbuddy’s involvement with the SunShot Initiative helps...

2014-01-14 23:22:24

Website Developed by Trajectory Guides Consumers on Changes to US Department of Energy, Energy Efficiency Standards and New FTC EnergyGuide Labeling Morristown, New Jersey (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 To address potential confusion over updated U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) energy efficiency standards for refrigerators and freezers and newly revised EnergyGuide labels, Trajectory has developed a responsive website (supports desktop, mobile, and tablet browsing) for the Association of Home...

2013-11-18 23:22:09

Take Your Compliance to the Next Level and Stay Competitive in an Increasingly International Nuclear Industry Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Infocast, the industry-leading conference and event producer, is organizing the Nuclear Export Controls Summit on January 14 - 16, 2014 at the Renaissance Dupont Circle Hotel in Washington, D.C. Regulators and experienced nuclear industry experts will gather to take part in the three-day, information-packed event. Even as a surge in...

2013-11-04 23:23:02

Performance Systems Development is the first commercial organization approved by National Renewable Energy Lab to deliver OpenStudio® training courses for building professionals, software developers, and utility administrators. Funded by the US Department of Energy, OpenStudio is a collection of cloud based software tools that supports an iterative process of design, simulation, and analysis to help building professionals model the energy and water usage performance of buildings....

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'