NREL’s Energy Efficiency Technologies Help To Meet Energy US Navy Goals

Originally published on NREL. Field demonstrations of newly proven energy efficient technologies are yielding valuable results for the U.S. Navy, helping it meet energy goals. In partnership with the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) recently demonstrated eight technologies at installations in Hawaii … [continued]

US Navy Achieves Highest Open-Circuit Voltage For Quantum Dot Solar Cells

Originally published on the US NRL Website. U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) research scientists and engineers in the Electronics Science and Technology Division have demonstrated the highest recorded open-circuit voltages for quantum dot solar cells to date. Using colloidal lead sulfide (PbS) nanocrystal quantum dot (QD) substances, researchers achieved an … [continued]

Huge Crowd Turnout for $7-Billion DoD Clean Energy Pre-Proposal Conference

  More than 600 people attended the pre-proposal conference for the $7 billion Renewable and Alternative Energy Power Production for DoD Installations Multiple Award Task Order Contract (MATOC) hosted by the U.S. Army and Corps of Engineers (USACE) on August 22. The Corps of Engineers, through its Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville, issued … [continued]