EETD 2012 Year in Review

December 2012

Here are some highlights of research and events in 2012 at the Environmental Energy Technologies Division:


U.S. Department of Energy Announces Berkeley Lab Funding to Develop Energy-Efficient Window with Smart Automated Shading System


Greening of the insurance industry:


The FLEXLAB Groundbreaking


Announcement of the Joint Center for Energy Storage Research (JCESR)


Installed Price of Photovoltaic Systems Continues to Decline:


Industry preview of FLEXLAB:


Supporting Energy Efficiency at the Department of Defense


Increased Carbon Dioxide Concentration Impacts Human Performance


The First FLEXLAB Testbed: Lighting and Controls


The Building as Energy Storage Device


Calculating the Properties of Materials from First Principles


Wind Power Market Riding a Wave


LAMIS Wins an R&D 100 Award


Ashok Gadgil Wins 2012 Lemelson-MIT Award


Cap and Trade Programs Effect on Innovation


Research Quantifies Effect of Soot on Snow and Ice


The LBNL Institute for Globally Transformative Technologies


Ashok Gadgil Wins Zayed Future Energy Prize Lifetime Achievement Award


Allan Chen