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NREL IDs Markets for Flexible Solar

Thin film photovoltaic (PV) cells have been a target of some skepticism due to cost and scale-up issues for high-performance microcells. However, with new advances, [...]

November 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

InPipe Energy: Power through Pressure

It’s the new hydropower. Not dams, no reservoirs, just pipes. With help from Oregon State engineering researchers, an Oregon startup company is developing a system to [...]

May 10, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Catalyst May Slash Fuel Cell Cost

While fuel cells have the potential to power many different kinds of vehicles and devices, widespread use has been limited by a number of factors. Besides refueling [...]

January 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

Harvesting Pavement Heat for Electricity

While we all understand the functionality of paved expanses for transport and parking, hot pavements create huge amounts of heat, that can significantly alter urban and [...]

November 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

Dance Power: Harvesting Movement Energy

If you’re seeking to engage the general population in thinking about renewable energy, you may have an uphill battle. However, one company has figured out a way not only to [...]

September 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

Gaming the Way to Energy Behavior Change

What would it take for you to consistently change your home energy behavior? Saving money has not proven to be an effective motivation, higher prices have not been welcome [...]

February 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

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