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How a Smart Electric Grid Will Power Our Future

Reimagining the United States power grid could save consumers $50 billion a year
25-Jan-2022 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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X Marks the Spot; So Does UBID

PNNL researchers develop software that uses geographical data to build a free, open-source grid reference system to provide a precise system to locate structures.
24-Jan-2022 5:20 PM EST Add to Favorites

The Value of Wind Energy

Two PNNL studies that describe the potential value of offshore wind off the Oregon Coast and distributed wind in Alaska were published in the journal Energies.
20-Jan-2022 4:55 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Using Ion Soft Landing to Solve Hard Energy Problems

In adjoining Energy Sciences Center laboratories, researchers develop better energy storage devices by understanding the fundamental reactions that form interfaces.
11-Jan-2022 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Three PNNL Innovations Earn FLC National Awards

PNNL wins three FLC awards in annual technology innovation competition.
21-Dec-2021 1:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Researchers Pioneer a New View of Deep Rock Fractures for Geothermal Energy

A team led by researchers at PNNL demonstrated a new way to monitor deep subsurface fractures.
17-Dec-2021 5:20 PM EST Add to Favorites

Fire and Ice: The Puzzling Link Between Western Wildfires and Arctic Sea Ice

PNNL researchers uncover the mechanics behind dwindling Arctic sea ice and its influence on wildfire weather in the western United States.
16-Dec-2021 6:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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As the Mercury Rises, the Urban Heat Penalty Grows, Especially at Night

City living translates to an extra two to six hours of uncomfortable weather per day in the summer for people in much of the United States. The gap between rural and urban gets larger as the temperature rises.
16-Dec-2021 12:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Well, This Is Cool: PNNL’s Bruce Kay Is A Supercooled Water Expert

Bruce Kay is an international authority on how water, and whose research examines how fast reactions occur between molecules and surfaces and also how they convert from solid to liquid to gas.
30-Aug-2021 3:45 PM EDT

PNNL scientist Claudia Tebaldi, contributing author of latest IPCC report, available to discuss report's findings and implications.

9-Aug-2021 3:45 PM EDT

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A Call to Rethink Electricity Measurement

PNNL researcher's proposed overhaul of outdated electricity measurements could mean fewer blackouts, better automation, and more clean energy resources.
4-Aug-2021 8:45 AM EDT

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Energy Technologies Move Closer to Commercial Use

Federal and industry-matched funding will move 11 PNNL technologies closer to commercialization where they will help bolster U.S. competitiveness.
28-Jun-2021 3:05 PM EDT

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New Clean Energy Process Converts Methane to Hydrogen with Zero Carbon Dioxide Emissions

PNNL, teaming with academia and industry, develops a novel zero-emission methane pyrolysis process that produces both hydrogen and high-value carbon solids.
18-Mar-2021 4:45 PM EDT

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It Wasn’t Hydrogen’s Fault! May 6 Is the 80th Anniversary of the Hindenburg Disaster

4-May-2017 11:05 AM EDT

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