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July 2015

ETA Distinguished Lecture Series: Two Degrees — The Built Environment, Our Changing Climate, and Practitioner Research Priorities

Cole Roberts, who leads the energy and sustainability team in Arup's San Francisco office, will present "Two Degrees — The Built Environment, Our Changing Climate, and Practitioner Research Priorities."

Tuesday, July 28, 12:00 noon in the Building 50 Auditorium.

ETA Distinguished Lecture Series: A Google Perspective on the Rapidly Evolving Energy System

On Tuesday, July 21, Google's John Woolard, Vice President for Energy, will present "A Google Perspective on the Rapidly Evolving Energy System." Note that the start time is 11:30 a.m. in the Building 66 Auditorium.

This seminar is open to the LBNL and UC Berkeley community only.

June 2015

Ravi Prasher Appointed as Director of Energy Storage and Distributed Resources Division

Ravi Prasher, a former ARPA-E program director and expert on thermal energy processes, has been named the first director of the Energy Storage and Distributed Resources Division (ESDR), in the Energy Technologies Area (ETA).

Most recently, Prasher was the vice-president of product development at Sheetak Inc., a thermoelectric startup in Austin, Texas. Before that he spent nearly three...

May 2015

BTUS Releases Website on Healthy, Efficient, New Gas Homes

Berkeley Lab’s FLEXLAB Empowers Genentech to Cut Energy Waste and Boost Employee Comfort

Energy Technology Area Scientists Contribute to EPA’s Solar Partnerships

ETA's Anubhav Jain Receives DOE Early Career Research Program Award

ETA’s Slack and Goudey Demo Solar Oven at Local School

Lab Battery Team Touts Its Capabilities to Companies at First Ever Industry Day

April 2015

Counting All Costs, Berkeley Lab Researchers Find that Saving Energy Is Still Cheap

Electrolyte Genome Could Be Battery Game-Changer

New “Cool Roof Time Machine” Will Accelerate Cool Roof Deployment

Building Energy Data Exchange Specification Website Supports Stakeholders

OPAL-RT’s RT15 Regional User Group Event Heading to Berkeley!

March 2015

Goodbye, Range Anxiety? Electric Vehicles May Be More Useful Than Previously Thought

Vi Rapp Discusses Reducing Carbon Monoxide Risks in Q&A

High-Performance Buildings for High-Tech Industries Website Debuts

Darfur Stove Featured in KQED e-Book “Saving the World With Cookstoves”

Lab’s China Energy Group Featured in New Asia Society Report

February 2015

ETA’s Amrose is Developing Modular Arsenic-Removal System for Water

KQED Shines Career Spotlight on ETA’s Vi Rapp

Better Batteries from Berkeley Lab’s Work with Industry

New Battery Startup Promises Safe Lithium Batteries

January 2015

LIGTT’s List of 50 Most Needed Breakthroughs

Berkeley Lab Illuminates Price Premiums for U.S. Solar Home Sales

Tihomir Novakov, 1929-2015

December 2014

Local Market Conditions and Policies Strongly Influence Solar PV Pricing

BATT Research Highlight: Electrode Fabrication and Materials Benchmarking

Total Electricity Savings From Projects Installed by the U.S. ESCO Industry

How the Department of Energy Ensures Maximum Impact of Technology Program Investments

November 2014

DOE Launches the Grid Modernization Laboratory Consortium

BATT Research Highlight: Designing High-Performance, High-Energy Cathode Materials

If Buildings Could Tell Us What’s Wrong

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