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Funding Opportunities for Clean Energy Technologies and Materials

The Biden administration has a goal of net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, with a stated strategy of investing in American-made, clean energy technology. With this goal, the Department of Energy (DOE) offers $24.5M for manufacturing innovation to Read more

A Breakthrough at NREL for Zero Waste Aviation

A new paper on carbon-negative sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) by scientists at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), the University of Dayton, Yale University, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory announces a solution for net-zero waste Read more

NREL ISSUES NEW BENCHMARK REPORT ON SUSTAINABILITY

Benchmark data calculated and compiled at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) provide a measurement—at the supply chain level—of how much energy is required and the amount of greenhouse gases emitted from the production of a variety ... Read more

ARTICLE BY NEXUS CO-DIRECTOR TO BE PUBLISHED IN RENEWABLE AND SUSTAINABLE ENERGY REVIEWS

The March 2021 issue of Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, will feature a scientific paper by Nexus co-director Ryan Richards. The lead author is Dustin Mulvaney and co-authors include Morgan Bazilian, Erin Hensley, Greg Clough, and ... Read more

FORMER NREL DEPUTY DIRECTOR HONORED WITH C3E LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Bobi Garrett, former NREL Chief Operating Officer, is a C3E 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner. Dr. Garrett was honored during the 2020 Symposium (Dec. 8-9). The U.S. C3E Initiative annually recognizes women who dedicated their careers to Read more

The Colorado Energy Research Collaboratory and partners hosted a 4-Part Webinar symposium, “A Clean Energy Workforce that Represents Everyone”

The series focused on diversity, equity and inclusion to help employers retain and hire the future generation of clean energy employees. Watch the recorded webinars here. The first part, “Creating a diverse and inclusive clean energy ... Read more

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC RANKS DENVER AS ONE OF THE EIGHT BEST CITIES IN THE WORLD FOR SUSTAINABILITY

The Mile High City is powering forward on it’s goal of achieving 100 percent renewable energy by 2023. Connecting climate action and sustainability to economic prosperity and social justice has earned Denver prestigious awards, as it helps ... Read more

LIFE CYCLE ASSESSMENT AND THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY WITH NREL-JISEA’S GARVIN HEATH

An energy analyst at NREL, working with Colorado School of Mines, produces profound findings in emissions production, using analysis to quantify enhanced recyclability and sustainability within the circular economy. Read the original ... Read more