2015 Feature Stories
The following feature stories take an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at how NREL is advancing energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies.
Recent executive order puts increased importance on NREL’s expertise.
A network of mentoring is expanding across NREL through the lab's various internship programs.
Research provides an alternative to using oil to make building block for plastics
Release of the Energy Department's Wind Vision Report has added an important tool to his arsenal.
NREL researchers are identifying strategies capable of offsetting expenses while helping utilities support peak electricity demands.
Ridgeview Classical Schools captured a 4-3 record at this year's National Science Bowl.
Researchers and industry partners collaborate in the Smart Power Lab on energy-saving technologies for the smart homes of the future.
Teams from 17 Colorado middle schools competed in annual solar- and battery-powered model car race.
NREL and Laufer employ "Houdini" to teach radar how to detect birds near wind power plants.
NREL heads international effort to toughen standards, ensure reliability of solar PV systems.
Engineers travel the globe to help save energy, improve lives.
NREL Science Central to Success of New Biofuels Projects: DuPont-NREL Partnership Delivered Key Innovations for Large Scale Cellulosic Ethanol Facility in Iowa
DuPont-NREL partnership lowered costs, proved success, paved way to 30-million-gallon facility opening in Iowa.