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Thursday, July 19, 2018

Ravi Prasher has been appointed Associate Laboratory Director for Energy Technologies at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab). The announcement follows an international search.

Prasher, an internationally renowned scientist in...

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Ravi Prasher at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Credit: Marilyn Chung/Berkeley Lab)
Thursday, July 19, 2018

After serving four years as Berkeley Lab's Associate Director for Energy Technologies, Ramamoorthy Ramesh will be returning to his research in ultra low-power electronics while also helping to lead a major Berkeley Lab research initiative in next-generation, energy-efficient...

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Ramamoorthy Ramesh in his laboratory
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The China Energy Group took home a prestigious R&D 100 Award for its innovative Benchmarking and Energy Saving Tool for Low-Carbon Cities (BEST Cities), which provides software for low-carbon planning that users can easily install and run.

Berkeley Lab also won...

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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

As the U.S. electricity grid continues to modernize, it will mean things like better reliability and resilience, lower environmental impacts, greater integration of renewable energy, as well as new computing and communications technologies to monitor and manage the increasing...

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Monday, August 28, 2017

U.S.-India Consortium Will Advance Cutting-Edge Technologies that Promote Greater Energy Independence and Economic Growth

Berkeley Lab's Energy Storage and Distributed Resources Division (ESDR) will be part of a consortium for a joint U.S.-India five-year project that...

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Thursday, February 9, 2017

Michael Stadler, head of the Grid Integration Group and Microgrid team lead, presents the 2017 DER-CAM Appreciation Awards to Gonçalo Ferreira Cardoso, Salman Mashayekh, Nicholas DeForest, Friedrich Ewald, and Miguel Heleno for their outstanding support and...

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Wednesday, December 14, 2016

If you're thinking of buying a new car, there's a decent chance you're considering trying something greener. There's also a decent chance that some concern, big or small, has you hitting the brakes when it comes to buying an electric car.

Maybe you think that you'll be...

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Saturday, December 10, 2016

“Science Talk” an Austrian TV talk show, focused on research and science hosted Michael Stadler for an exclusive discussion on Smart- and Microgrids. Stadler talked about the utilization of renewable energy and their role in future energy supplies, microgrid technologies, as...

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Saturday, November 19, 2016

TV Talk-Show about Smartgrids and Microgrids with Michael Stadler, Science Talk, 7. December 2016 TV Channel ORF 3, Austria and ARD-alpha, Germany, only available in German.

Friday, October 28, 2016

The Grid Integration Group at LBNL has released a real world distribution synchrophasor dataset for research and development use. The data was measured over a 3 month time period on the LBNL grid, utilizing new μPMU sensors developed by Power Standards Laboratory, installed...

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Friday, October 7, 2016

The Department of Energy has awarded 1 million US$ to Lawrence Berkeley National Lab within the second phase of the project “An Optimal Design Support Tool for Remote, Resilient, and Reliable Microgrids” through a competitive down-select process. This project develops an...

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Friday, September 9, 2016

Toward critical infrastructure security.

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Tuesday, August 9, 2016

http://www.ewh.ieee.org/reg/4/SmartGridWorkshop.php

2016 IEEE Region 4 Workshop on Smart Grid and Microgrid Technologies

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Galvin Center for Electricity Innovation

Illinois Institute of Technology - Chicago, IL

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

The Obama Administration on Thursday laid out an extensive list of federal, utility and private actions to scale up microgrids, energy storage and renewable energy throughout the US.

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