The following feature stories take an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at how NREL is advancing energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies.
Dec. 17, 2015
Researchers register ideas on everything from wave power to methane use.
Dec. 9, 2015
NREL researcher's partnership with a sugar-eating bacterium has enabled her to make breakthroughs in biofuels.
Nov. 25, 2015
Innovations showcased as entrepreneurs network, pitch for funding.
Nov. 17, 2015
New fast-filling fuel station dedicated as part of National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day.
Oct. 30, 2015
Newly patented Internal Short Circuit device offers manufacturers a groundbreaking tool.
Oct. 7, 2015
Pioneering buildings research uses NREL's new Comfort Suite to enable comfort-driven energy conservation.
Sept. 15, 2015
Semi-automated truck platooning is just one of the many advances being tested and analyzed.
Sept. 3, 2015
Company formed to capitalize on electrochromic window research.
Aug. 19, 2015
Recent executive order puts increased importance on NREL’s expertise.
Aug. 5, 2015
A network of mentoring is expanding across NREL through the lab's various internship programs.
July 31, 2015
Research provides an alternative to using oil to make building block for plastics
July 2, 2015
Release of the Energy Department's has added an important tool to his arsenal.
June 22, 2015
NREL researchers are identifying strategies capable of offsetting expenses while helping utilities support peak electricity demands.
June 18, 2015
Ridgeview Classical Schools captured a 4-3 record at this year's National Science Bowl.
June 15, 2015
Researchers and industry partners collaborate in the Systems Performance Lab on energy-saving technologies for the smart homes of the future.
May 29, 2015
Teams from 17 Colorado middle schools competed in annual solar- and battery-powered model car race.
April 22, 2015
NREL and Laufer employ "Houdini" to teach radar how to detect birds near wind power plants.
April 13, 2015
NREL heads international effort to toughen standards, ensure reliability of solar PV systems.
March 9, 2015
Engineers travel the globe to help save energy, improve lives.
Feb. 23, 2015
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.
Jan. 12, 2015
Enzyme from bacteria could lower prices for biofuels.