Posts tagged with "Energy"

For article LLNL scientists and engineers capture two awards for top industrial innovations

LLNL scientists and engineers capture two awards for top industrial innovations

June 22, 2011 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers have captured two awards for developing cutting-edge technologies with commercial potential. A team of LLNL computer scientists and a team of engineers have won awards from the trade journal R&D Magazine for developing advances among the top...
For article LLNL partners with SWAY to launch deep sea offshore wind demonstration project

LLNL partners with SWAY to launch deep sea offshore wind demonstration project

June 10, 2011 -  
LIVERMORE, Calif. -- The amount of wind blowing off the California coast is teeming with potential. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory atmospheric scientists are working with a Norwegian company to possibly leverage that wind as a valuable energy source. LLNL has signed a memorandum of...
For article In the wake of the wind

In the wake of the wind

April 26, 2011 -  
On the Front Range within the Rocky Mountains, prevailing winds sweep eastward over the mountains smack into the National Wind Technology Center. Several wind turbines, some taller than a 40-story building, spin and hum at the site, just outside of Boulder, Colo., waiting for an experiment to start...
For article Lawrence Livermore and Sandia national laboratories to showcase hydrogen vehicles

Lawrence Livermore and Sandia national laboratories to showcase hydrogen vehicles

Feb. 15, 2011 -  
Mike Janes, Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, Calif., (925) 294-2447, mejanes [at] sandia.gov ( ) WHO: Lawrence Livermore and Sandia national laboratories will...
For article Lab showcases energy research at annual gathering of American Association for Advancement of Science

Lab showcases energy research at annual gathering of American Association for Advancement of Science

Feb. 11, 2011 -  
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory will showcase its work in energy research when the American Association for the Advancement of Science holds its annual gathering, Feb. 17-21, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. This year's theme, "Science Without Borders,"...
For article LLNL offers another superb season of Saturday Science lectures

LLNL offers another superb season of Saturday Science lectures

Jan. 26, 2011 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's popular lecture series, "Science on Saturday," returns Feb. 5 and runs through March 5. This year's talks cover a wide range of current topics -- using proton therapy for cancer; harnessing the wind for energy needs; withstanding climate change; and the...
For article World's largest laser sets records for neutron yield and laser energy

World's largest laser sets records for neutron yield and laser energy

Nov. 8, 2010 -  
LIVERMORE, Calif. -- The National Nuclear Security Administration's National Ignition Facility (NIF) has set world records for neutron yield from laser-driven fusion fuel capsules and laser energy delivered to inertial confinement fusion (ICF) targets. NIF researchers will report on these and other...