Navigation Links
PNNL rolls out its clean energy tech at ARPA-E
Date:2/22/2013

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. -- Researchers from the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory will exhibit their work at the 2013 Energy Innovation Summit of high-impact energy research funded by DOE's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy, or ARPA-E. The summit runs Feb. 25-27 at the Gaylord Convention Center in National Harbor, Md. Below is an overview of PNNL research that will be highlighted there.

Nighttime solar power with cheaper thermal energy storage
Booth 1211

Solar power is a clean source of energy, but its use is limited to when the sun shines. One option that extends solar energy into the night involves capturing the sun's heat during the day and releasing it when it's dark. Called thermal energy storage, the practice has been limited because the molten salts typically used to store solar heat for power production require large, expensive equipment. PNNL materials scientist Ewa Rnnebro and her team have shown that a powder made of a proprietary metal hydride can store up to 10 times more heat per mass than molten salts and operate at higher temperatures. PNNL and project partners University of Utah and Heavystone Lab are developing a 3 kilowatt-hour thermal demonstration system that will collect heat for six hours and discharge it over another six hours. If successful, the project could make thermal energy storage systems smaller and more cost-competitive.

New fuel storage tanks lighten the load for compressed natural gas vehicles
Booth 1237

With the nation's supply of natural gas increasingly abundant and inexpensive, the fuel is being considered as a cleaner way to power light-duty cars and trucks. But while more than 15 million natural gas vehicles operate throughout the world, only about 150,000 are running on America's roads. One challenge is that natural gas exists as a vapor, meaning it contains less energy per volume than the denser, liquid gasoline most of us pump i
'/>"/>

Contact: Franny White
franny.white@pnnl.gov
509-375-6904
DOE/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. Fitzsimons Redevelopment Authority Rolls Out First Phase of Strategic Refocus With Appointment of Four Key Leaders in The Bioscience Industry to Its Board of Directors
2. CSL Behring enrolls first patient in global pediatric Phase III pivotal study of recombinant fusion protein linking coagulation factor IX with albumin (rIX-FP) to treat hemophilia B
3. Global Cleantech Cluster Association Names New York City Startup Rentricity to Global Top 10 List
4. Verenium to Present at Baird Clean Technology Conference
5. Northwest Bio Implements Major Balance Sheet Clean-Up
6. Cotton fabric cleans itself when exposed to ordinary sunlight
7. McLean Report on nanotechnology that may enhance medication delivery and improve MRI performance
8. Tiny channel cleanses blood
9. Father's Day Special: MyCleaningProducts Discounts Rust Removers and Other Cleaners for 27%
10. Nano-pesticides: Solution or threat for a cleaner and greener agriculture?
11. Scientists gain understanding of self-cleaning gecko foot hair
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/4/2015)... ... August 04, 2015 , ... ... pumps and process equipment, announces the appointment of Dennis Rawle as European Director ... industrial industries. Most recently, he was General Manager and Technical Sales Manager for ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... , August 4, 2015 ... Allied Market Research, titled, "World Cardiac Biomarker - ... biomarker market would generate the revenue of $2,085.9 ... from 2015 to 2020. Cardiac Troponins (T, I) ... forecast period due to high sensitivity and specificity. ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... , Aug. 4, 2015 Trigemina, Inc., a ... non-narcotic, nasally delivered, analgesic drug products, announced today that ... the position of chief medical officer. Dr. Kori brings ... much of which has been focused in the neuroscience ... add Dr. Kori to our clinical team given his ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... ... August 04, 2015 , ... RPS Diagnostics ... – today announced that Robert A. Gregg, PhD, has joined RPS as Senior ... years of relevant experience and remarkable achievements in the medical device and diagnostics ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Dennis Rawle Joins Graphite Metallizing Corporation 2Cardiac Biomarker Market is Expected to Reach $2,085.9 Million by 2020 2Cardiac Biomarker Market is Expected to Reach $2,085.9 Million by 2020 3Cardiac Biomarker Market is Expected to Reach $2,085.9 Million by 2020 4Cardiac Biomarker Market is Expected to Reach $2,085.9 Million by 2020 5Trigemina Appoints Dr. Shashi Kori to the Position of Chief Medical Officer 2Trigemina Appoints Dr. Shashi Kori to the Position of Chief Medical Officer 3RPS Diagnostics Welcomes Robert Gregg as Senior Vice President of Clinical and Regulatory Affairs 2RPS Diagnostics Welcomes Robert Gregg as Senior Vice President of Clinical and Regulatory Affairs 3
... the premier transplant reference and consultative laboratory in the ... Company as Sales Manager. Elliott brings more than a ... industry. At LABS Inc. Elliott will be responsible for ... building national sales and customer support teams. ...
... SG Biofuels , a bioenergy crop company ... Jatropha, today formally launched business operations in Brazil and ... its senior advisor for the market. Reinach ... support for SG Biofuels Brasil, LTD, a subsidiary of ...
... the attractive forces between atoms and surfaces with unprecedented ... could refine our understanding of the structure of atoms ... the journal Physical Review Letters . Van ... physics. However, they are among the weakest known chemical ...
Cached Biology Technology:Kimberly (Lewis) Elliott Joins LABS Inc. as Sales Manager 2SG Biofuels Launches Operations in Brazil; Appoints Fernando Reinach as Senior Advisor 2Physicists take new look at the atom 2Physicists take new look at the atom 3Physicists take new look at the atom 4
(Date:8/4/2015)... N.Y., Aug. 4, 2015  AMRI (NASDAQ: AMRI ) today ... 30, 2015. Highlights: , Second quarter contract ... from 2014 , Adjusted contract margins of ... of $0.22, including a $0.05 decrease in EPS from royalties in ... $16 million "We are very pleased to present ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... Calif. , Aug. 3, 2015 Synaptics, ... human interface solutions, today announced that members of the ... at the Pacific Crest Global Technology Leadership Forum on ... The conference will be held at the Sonnenalp Resort ... The presentation may include forward-looking information. An audio ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... 2015 Den 10. internationale konference om Genomik ... 22. - 25. oktober i Shenzhen ... fødselsdag i år. Siden starten i 2006 er ICB ... ,omik,-feltet, og er en af de mest dynamiske, entusiastiske ... på nylige gennembrud og fremskridt inden for ,omik,-forskning, som ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 2AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 3AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 4AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 5AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 6AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 7AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 8AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 9AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 10AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 11AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 12AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 13AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 14AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 15AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 16AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 17AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 18AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 19AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 20AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 21AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 22AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 23AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results 24Den 10. internationale konference om Genomics (ICG-10) åbner i oktober 2
... defect in a DNA repair system might leave some young ... drug, possibly putting them at greater risk of relapse. The ... Children,s Research Hospital scientists. The study,s findings offer ... (ALL) patients who are at higher risk of having their ...
... Nest-building is not just instinctive but is a skill ... filmed male Southern Masked Weaver birds in Botswana as ... breeding season. Their findings contrast with the commonly-held assumption ... The researchers found that individual birds varied their technique ...
... off from its closest relative teosinte, a wild Mexican grass, ... early Mexican farmers. Today it,s hard to tell that the ... on a single sturdy stalk, and produce a handful of ... with scores of thumb-sized "ears," each containing only a dozen ...
Cached Biology News:Newly identified DNA repair defect linked to increased risk of leukemia relapse 2Newly identified DNA repair defect linked to increased risk of leukemia relapse 3Jumping gene enabled key step in corn domestication 2Jumping gene enabled key step in corn domestication 3
Human MFRP MAb (Clone 291218)...
Human RELT/TNFRSF19L MAb (Clone 238104)...
...
... assay kit measures NOS activity by monitoring ... This assay is simple, sensitive, and specific ... with both crude and purified enzyme preparations. ... for 50 total reactions. Radiolabeled arginine and ...
Biology Products: