Stories with the tag: Smart Grid
A licensing agreement may help speed up adoption of plug-in electric vehicles.
Release Date: 3/6/2013
PNNL’s energy management technology for smart grid operations has been licensed to Calico Energy Services of Bellevue, Wash.
Release Date: 1/29/2013
Today the Pacific Northwest Smart Grid Demonstration Project will begin a two-year period of collecting energy use data from its 11 participating utilities, in order to evaluate how a smarter grid can help deliver electricity more efficiently to the region.
Release Date: 10/24/2012
A technology that has potential for integrating energy from wind and solar power onto the electricity grid has been licensed to a Washington state firm.
Release Date: 10/2/2012
PNNL Scientist Jason Fuller is at the White House today to demonstrate how PNNL's GridLAB-D™ tool works to simulate all aspects of the energy grid from generation to end use, including markets, in unprecedented detail.
Release Date: 10/1/2012
The Department of Energy’s Electricity Subsector Cybersecurity Capability Maturity Model and accompanying survey tool will help utilities assess their own level of cybersecurity readiness.
Release Date: 6/28/2012
Scientists from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory will discuss their projects, progress and energy grid expertise — all aimed at dramatically improving how the U.S. produces and uses energy — at the 2012 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit. PNNL’s ARPA-E projects include research in thermal heat storage, air conditioning and heat for electric vehicles and buildings, cheap replacements for rare-earth magnets, and better rechargeable batteries.
Release Date: 2/22/2012
PNNL researchers will share their broad expertise at this year’s Supercomputing conference, including how to
design supercomputers, solve complex calculations and secure the smart grid.
Release Date: 11/10/2011
The right amount of heat creates a battery electrode that improves the performance with sodium ions.
Release Date: 6/7/2011
Battelle has licensed its Grid Friendly Appliance Controller chip to company Encryptor of Plano, TX. The chip can temporarily shift how smart appliances use power to soften the blow for utilities during times of peak demand on the grid. The chip was developed at the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, which Battelle operates for DOE.
Release Date: 3/22/2011