On Oct. 2, the green flag marking the beginning of the Petit Le Mans race in Braselton, Georgia, will take on a different meaning. The 1,000-mile, 10-hour American Le Mans Series endurance contest will feature five alternative fueled vehicles. Among them: the hybrid-electric Porsche 911 GT3R, which is making its North American racing debut.
The students went about building a computer cluster, a group of computers communicating with one another to operate as a single machine, out of Mac mini CPUs. While the students' setup obviously did not compute nearly as fast as ORNL's "Jaguar" cluster, which is officially reco
State Energy Program - Clean Energy Property Rebate CX(s) Applied: B4.11, B5.1 Date: 09/07/2010 Location(s): Calhoun, Georgia Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory
WASHINGTON, Sept. 2, 2010 -- Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced research awards under a joint DOE-USDA program aimed at improving and accelerating genetic breeding programs to create plants better suited for bioenergy production. The $8.9 million investment is part of the Obama Administration's broader effort to diversify the nation's energy portfolio and to accelerate the development of new energy technologies designed to decrease the nation's dependence on foreign oil.
Energy Storage/Conservation and Carbon Emissions Reduction Demonstration CX(s) Applied: A9, A11 Date: 09/01/2010 Location(s): Atlanta, Georgia Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory
High-Bandwidth Modulation of Hydrogen/Syngas Fuel to Control Combustor Dynamics CX(s) Applied: B3.6 Date: 08/26/2010 Location(s): Atlanta, Georgia Office(s): Fossil Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory