Posts tagged with "Economic Impact"

LLNL and LBNL researchers explore more energy-efficient solutions for paper industry

May. 16, 2017 -  
If you had to name the industries in the United States that use the most energy, paper manufacturing probably wouldn’t immediately come to mind. In fact, the paper-making industry ranks third among the country’s largest energy users, behind only petroleum-refining and chemical production, according...

Lawrence Livermore COLLECTS funding to improve solar power efficiency

Jul. 28, 2016 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), in collaboration with Giant Leap Technologies , received $1.75 million Thursday from the Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy to improve solar power efficiency. The project is part of DOE’s SunShot Initiative, which...

DOE recognizes Laboratory, director for commitment to small business collaborations

May. 24, 2016 -  
Bill Goldstein, director of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), received the Director of the Year Award for fiscal year 2015 from the Department of Energy’s Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU). Goldstein was honored for encouraging and promoting collaborations...
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Lab and DOE representatives meet with industry, academia to discuss investing in clean energy

May. 5, 2016 -  
Representatives from Lawrence Livermore and 10 other national laboratories met last Thursday with Department of Energy officials, investors and academic institutions for the inaugural Laboratory-Investor Knowledge Seminar (LINKS) to discuss strategies to better transfer clean energy technologies...

Lab signs pact with Asian Inc. to develop minority-owned businesses

May. 2, 2016 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) has signed a continuing Strategic Collaboration Agreement with ASIAN, Inc., the non-profit organization that operates the Minority Business Development Agency’s (MBDA) San Francisco Center. The agreement enables both parties to tap into resources to...
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Innovation Tri-Valley dubs Lab a game changer

Mar. 31, 2016 -  
Citing the Lab as an “anchor of innovation” within the region, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory was honored with the inaugural “Founder’s Award” by the Innovation Tri-Valley Leadership Group on Wednesday. Congressman Eric Swalwell presented the award during the annual #GameChangers Awards for...

Labs convene in DC to improve tech transfer

Nov. 10, 2015 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s success in moving technology to the marketplace took center stage at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, D.C. last week as senior Lab officials joined other national laboratories, White House officials and universities for the Forum on...

Lawrence Livermore proving to be a key player in Tri-Valley technology innovation ecosystem

Sep. 15, 2015 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) is a key player in an emerging Tri-Valley technology innovation ecosystem that is attracting the attention of entrepreneurs around the country. Rich Rankin, director of LLNL’s Industrial Partnerships Office (IPO), likes to think of the innovation...
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Lab, industry take charge of clean energy

Aug. 26, 2015 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory officials met with energy industry representatives Tuesday to discuss ways in which the two entities can work more closely. The event highlighted a public-private partnership to engage energy storage companies with LLNL’s world-class research capabilities and...