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April 2016

EAEI's Breunig in Start-up Accepted to the Bay Area NSF I-Corps

A start-up team, including Dr. Hanna Breunig of the Sustainable Energy Systems group at LBNL, was recently accepted into the Bay Area regional NSF Innovation Corps (I-Corps™), a program designed to help start-ups conduct customer discovery. Torq3, the start-up team, is developing new configurations of...

Roof Racks a Drag on Fuel Economy

Berkeley Lab study finds roof racks responsible for almost 1 percent of national fuel consumption.

As you get ready to hit the road this summer, with the kids loaded inside and the bikes strapped to the roof of your car, you may want to stop and consider that the roof rack on your car may be costing you as much as 25 percent more in gas.

In the first study of its kind, Lawrence...

Whole Foods Market to Transform San Francisco Store to Zero Net Energy

Project funded by $3M California Energy Commission grant will convert an existing grocery store to scalable near-zero net energy — serving as a model for stores throughout the state

San Francisco, CA — The California Energy Commission awarded a $3 million grant to the MarketZero Project — an effort to convert an existing San Francisco Whole Foods Market to Zero Net Energy (...

April 2016

ETA Distinguished Lecture: New Solutions for Rechargeable Batteries

Berkeley Lab Projects Could Save California More Than $2 Billion Annually in Energy Costs

Energy Efficient Windows to Reach Market Quicker with New Tool

March 2016

ETA’s Srinivasan Goes to Washington

Will Automation Increase or Decrease Vehicle Energy Use?

ETA’s Srinivasan is Finalist for East Bay Innovation Award

Report Explains >90% of the 15-35% Range in Utility-Scale PV Capacity Factors

February 2016

Berkeley Lab Scientists Developing Paint-on Coating for Energy Efficient Windows

President Obama Honors Extraordinary Early-Career Scientists

January 2016

ETA’s Greenblatt Quoted in Mother Jones and Scientific American on Benefits of Driverless Cars

Researchers Pinpoint the Drivers for Low-Priced PV Systems in the United States

Berkeley Lab Launches New Projects for Grid Modernization

Technique Matters: A Different Way to Make a Cathode May Mean Better Batteries

Hilton Worldwide Achieves Superior Energy Performance Certification

Renewable Energy for State Renewable Portfolio Standards Yielded Sizable Benefits and Other Impacts in 2013

Lab Group to Lead Team Developing $13 Million Microgrid Project

DOE Announces Largest Energy Efficiency Standard in History

December 2015

Cool Roofs in China Offer Enhanced Benefits During Heat Waves

New Hybrid Electrolyte For Solid-State Lithium Batteries

Twists and Turns in Path from Lab to Startup to Major Acquisition

Marca Doeff Blogs on History of Cathode Development for Li-Ion Batteries

Vehicle-to-Grid Simulator Wins 2015 R&D 100 Award

Berkeley Lab and UC Berkeley Partner with Tsinghua on Energy and Climate

High-Capacity Anode for Rechargeable Batteries Wins 2015 R&D 100 Award

November 2015

Two Cyclotron Road Projects Awarded ARPA-E Funding

Lab’s Cyclotron Road Featured at Recent White House Forum

Berkeley Lab’s Jessica Granderson Recognized for Research Leadership

MyGreenCar Film Series: Is It a Wrap for the App?

Team of Appraisers Across Six States Find Home Buyers Will Pay Premium for Solar Homes

MyGreenCar Film Series: Pivot Point

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