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April 28, 2014
Workshop: New Ideas for Seeding Your Solar Marketplace: Program Pilots and Embedded Experiments

Solar installers, utilities, non-profit groups, and policymakers are charged with creating on-the-ground solar programs. A new set of tools, developed by social scientists and strengthened with the availability of data with astounding depth and breadth, can now be applied to make energy programs better: more effective, flexible, and affordable. Data-driven, low-cost, real-time embedded evaluation is solving some of the nation’s largest energy challenges, from changing consumer behavior to ramping up adoption of new technology.

April 9, 2014
DOE Marks Major Milestone with Startup of Recovery Act Demonstration Project

Public-private partnership advances carbon capture technologies for America’s clean energy future

April 7, 2014
Breakout Session: Open Innovation: SunShot Catalyst & Next Generation Government Prizes

Crowdsourcing, hackathons and local business accelerators are creating unprecedented opportunities for a new generation of problem solvers and entrepreneurs who rapidly create transformative economic change and social impact. The federal government has taken notice of growing market mechanisms that are shaping the next waves of innovation and sought to unleash the potential of social entrepreneurs with prizes, challenges, and open data.

April 4, 2014
Breakout Session: Solar Securitization: Opportunities and Challenges

The U.S. solar industry is soaring – deployment has increased tenfold in six years. But despite this growth, low cost solar financing remains a major market barrier to rapid deployment. The structural foundations for solar financing are now advancing rapidly, as the SunShot Initiative works to convene and cultivate progress within the solar industry. Moderated by solar securitization expert Michael Mendelsohn from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, this panel discussion will explore U.S.

April 4, 2014
Breakout Session: Business Innovation in Solar: Thriving Beyond Incentives

The solar energy industry has been one of the fastest growing industries in the U.S. over the last five years. In 2013, a solar project was installed every four minutes in America. This unprecedented deployment growth has been driven, in part, by incentive-based financial innovation; namely, third-party power purchase agreements.

April 4, 2014
CX-012010: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Carbon Dioxide Shuttling Thermochemical Storage Using Strontium Carbonate
CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6
Date: 04/04/2014
Location(s): Florida
Offices(s): Golden Field Office

March 17, 2014
A racecar heads into the pits for refueling during the 12 Hours of Sebring in Florida on Saturday. Integrated biorefinery INEOS Bio now supplies cellulosic ethanol to VP Racing Fuels, which fuels the action at TUDOR United SportsCar Championship series races. | Photo by Natalie Committee, Energy Department
Green Racing Series Revs Engines with Renewable Fuel from INEOS Bio

NASCAR’s International Motor Sports Association (IMSA), a Green Racing partner, announces Florida-based integrated biorefinery INEOS Bio as the supplier of clean, renewable cellulosic ethanol to racecars participating in the TUDOR Championship, which IMSA sanctions.

January 10, 2014
AISES National Conference

Save the date for the 2014 American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) National Conference to be held in Orlando, Florida.