The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is hosting a two-day training on the proposed federal plan and model rules for the Clean Power Plan. Some topics covered include the Clean Energy Incentive Program, stakeholder Perspective on the Clean Power Plan, organizing and developing effective public comments, and other resources.
The Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) is planning to host a workshop at the Westin Alexandria on 2-3 December, 2015. This 2-day workshop will focus on the on the advanced manufacturing technology topic of High Value Roll To Roll (HV R2R). Categories for discussion include Advanced Deposition Processing and Printing, Unique Metrology and Quality Systems, and Continuous Processing/Process Development Needs.
National and Regional Initiatives to Promote Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Through State Energy Offices Award Number: DE-EE0004556 CX(s) Applied: A9, A11 Weatherization & Intergovernmental Programs Office Date: 09/08/2015 Location(s): VA Office(s): Golden Field Office
Sweet Hydrogen: High-yield Production of Hydrogen from Biomass Sugars Catalyzed by in vitro Synthetic Biosystems Award Number: DE-EE0006968 CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6 Fuel Cell Technologies Office Date: 05/21/2015 Location(s): VA Office(s): Golden Field Office
Case study of a DOE Zero Energy Ready home in Charlottesville, VA, that achieves a HERS 33 without PV. The 2,572-ft2 custom home with daylight basement, has 2x6 advanced framed walls filled with R-21 cellulose plus 2-in. rigid mineral wool insulation over the plywood sheathing, 4-in. rigid EPS under the slab, 2 in. rigid EPS on foundation walls, R-70 blown cellulose in the vented attic, triple-pane windows, two slim-duct heat pumps with short ducts for heating and cooling, and a heat-pump water heater.