Clean Energy Research
|Technology Research News is an independent publisher and news service dedicated to covering technology research developments in university, corporate and government labs.|
|MIT Energy Initiative, Research Archives...|
|National Renewable Energy Laboratory is the nation's primary laboratory for renewable energy and energy efficiency research and development. See NYTimes article "Energy Research on a Shoestring" www.nytimes.com/2007/01/25/business/25lab.html|
|Oak Ridge National Laboratory is a multiprogram science and technology laboratory managed for the U.S. Department of Energy by UT-Battelle, LLC. Scientists and engineers at ORNL conduct basic and applied research and development to create scientific knowledge and technological solutions that strengthen the nation's leadership in key areas of science; increase the availability of clean, abundant energy; restore and protect the environment; and contribute to national security.|
|Sandia National Laboratories developes science-based
technologies that support our national security. Energy Resources
and Nonproliferation, Fuel and Water Systems and
|Argonne National Laboratory's Energy Systems Division conducts applied research to develop sustainable innovative technologies to improve the efficiency of resource and energy utilization; to minimize our dependence on imported energy; and to enhance our national security.|
|Rocky Mountain Institute is an independent, entrepreneurial, nonprofit organization. We foster the efficient and restorative use of resources to make the world secure, just, prosperous, and life-sustaining. Research & Consulting.|
|National Academies bring together committees of experts in all areas of scientific and technological endeavor. These experts serve pro bono to address critical national issues and give advice to the federal government and the public.|
|Berkeley Lab is a member of the national laboratory system supported by the U.S. Department of Energy. It is managed by the University of California. Research areas include: solar transport, energy-efficient technologies, Cellulosic biomass, etc..|
|Stanford University's Global Climate and Energy Project seeks new solutions to one of the grand challenges of this century: supplying energy to meet the changing needs of a growing world population in a way that protects the environment. Research Topics: Solar, Biomass, Storage, Sequestration, Advanced Coal.|
|Lenfest Center develops technologies and institutions to ensure a sufficient supply of environmentally sustainable energy. To meet this goal, the Center supports research programs across Columbia University on solar, nuclear, and fossil fuels combined with carbon capture and storage.|
|Center for Energy, Marine Transportation and Public Policy, in Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs, is a focal point for the study of economic, environmental, political, technological and other factors that affect the global production, transportation and consumption of energy.|
|Georgia Tech Research Institute is a leading applied research and development center that develops energy and environmental solutions. Works with the U.S. Department of Energy, NASA, the National Science Foundation and the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration and Industry.|
|Wuppertal Institute focuses its work on application-oriented sustainability research, addressing the major challenges related to sustainable development, such as climate change, resource shortages and clean energy.|
|Caltech Center for Sustainable Energy Research (CCSER) has as its ambitious goal to transform the industrialized world from one powered by fossil fuels to one that is powered by sunlight.|
|Pennsylvania State University, Institute of Energy and the Environment, EMS Energy Institute. Research in Carbon Materials, Clean Fuels & Catalysis, Electrochemical Laboratory, Sustainable Energy, Transportation.|
|Harvard University Center for the Environment (HUCE) Listing of Energy Research.|
|Energy Group, Princeton Environmental Institute
Engineering and policy analysis for long-term solutions to major environmental and other societal problems associated with energy production and use.
World Electricity Generation in 2004
|International Energy Agency- www.iea.org|
Recent Issues Blog Posts
Methane hydrate, will it be a godsend and replace dirty coal and oil within the next five years, or will it delay our investment in renewable energy and set us on an ever longer road of hydrocarbon addiction?
A destruction of the world's resources, leaving long term greenhouse gas emissions, water pollution and habitat loss.
A new infographic from Healthy Child, Healthy World.
The World Health Organization and the United Nations Environment Programme have just listed endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) a "global threat" after the release of a collaborative study.
Recent Building Blog Posts
The earth-house uses the ground as an insulating blanket that efficiently protects it from temperature extremes, wind, rain and extreme weather events.
Underground homes with a modern bent. A large thermal mass stabilizes inside temperatures, giving you free heat in the winter, free cooling in the summer.
For those in northern, high altitude or windy climates who wish to grow their food year round. Take advantage of the insulating properties of the Earth.
Ingenious ways to stack firewood.
Recent Art Blog Posts
Decommissioned and ready for reuse as art.
A small sampling of painters who have been inspired by seeds...
The intricacy and diversity of the seed.
Yao Lu an emerging Chinese artist digitally reworks photos of garbage into traditional Chinese landscape paintings.
Recent Movies Blog Posts
The many voices of the film share a unified vision: we must start acting as a planetary civilization.
a journey into the soul of humanity and a testimony of the damage inflicted by humans on the natural world...
Hazaribagh is ranked among the 30 most polluted places in the world.
By the directors of Food, Inc.