Technion-Israel Institute of Technology scientists have developed a lighter weight, longer lasting battery that could be made even more powerful and rechargeable.
USGS report credits efficiency, technology for lower water usage results.
Company plans to match funding, upgrade to more efficient equipment, and install smart meters.
Grants plus private investment should create jobs and strengthen and increase the reliability of the power grid in 49 states.
Among other things, the portal will serve as a decision support tool for rule-making and evaluating the impact of investments in the smart grid technologies and software.
The Energy Trust of Oregon and Efficiency New Brunswick have added Advanced Buildings, a suite of tools and resources on best practices in energy-efficient, high performance building design.
Buying fuel-efficient cars helps reduce carbon pollution, Chu says.
DOL and others are drafting recommendations, which include developing an energy performance label for existing homes and allowing the cost of retrofits to be added to a homeowner's property tax bill.
New enforcement team, random reviews of compliance, and further guidance is expected to curb CO2 emissions.
Circulating fluidized bed reactor technology has a place in meeting the goals of Obama's energy plan.
- By Robert S. Giglio
- Oct 19, 2009
San Francisco GreenRoutes project to reduce fleet emissions using ArcLogistics and GIS solution.
Energy Performance Indicators will help companies assess their performance, set goals, and shift the energy performance of these industries, saving nearly $900 million in energy costs with just a 10 percent improvement over current levels.
EPA recognizes Calpine Corp., Mass. Corrections Department, Equity Office Properties and Patterson Farms.
EPA is engaging Boys & Girls Clubs and Parent Teacher Organizations Today to make a few small changes that will help combat global warming.
George Mason University professor suggests strong leadership, a product label policy and tools to implement sustainability practices would be helpful.
Stimulus-funded task orders will enable the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps to analyze their energy consumption.
The organization will award $70,000 in cash and in-kind services for the plans that promise the greatest breakthroughs in the efficient use and supply of water.
More than 500 schools have already taken the challenge and are using 30 percent less energy.