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NASA is investing in the development of new energy storage devices for future space missions

Garnet Electrolyte Based Safe Wins NASA Funding

The University of Maryland Energy Research Center faculty, Eric Wachsman, Liangbing Hu, and Chunsheng Wang have been awarded funding from NASA for their Garnet...
An artist's image of the new nanotubular material appearing on the cover of Advanced Materials.

Nanotubular Material Could Be Used for Energy Storage

Scientists at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California have created a new material that is 10 times stronger and stiffer than traditional aerogels...
Municipal solid waste (MSW) landfills are one of the largest sources of human-related methane emissions in the United States

Bio2Electric to Develop Catalyst for Ethylene, Propylene Production

Bio2Electric, LLC, dba EcoCatalytic Technologies, is collaborating with North Carolina State University, among other industry partners,to develop a new catalyst technology to produce ethylene...
VW e-Golf

Volkswagen, Audi to Offer More Sustainable Driving Experience

As the Volkswagen family of automobiles enters their new hybrid and electric vehicles to the U.S. they’ve already started partnering with companies to offer...
Foam sent through a microfluidic model created at Rice shows its ability to remove oil (pink) from low-permeability formations.

Foam Maximizes Enhanced Oil Recovery

Scientists at Rice University have discovered that foam very well may be the best stuff to maximize enhanced oil recovery. In tests, foam pumped into an...
The Monetising Mature Fields 2014 Summit will take place in Dubai on 28-29 October 2014.

Daily Fusion Becomes Media Partner for Monetising Mature Fields 2014 Summit

We are pleased to announce that The Daily Fusion has become an official media partner for the Monetising Mature Fields 2014 Summit, taking place...
A British Gas van

2M UK Customers Switch to Independent Energy Suppliers

According to the UK’s Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), more than two million customers have switched to independent energy suppliers since 2010. Independent energy...
The Scarab lunar rover is one of the next generation of autonomous robotic rovers that will be used to explore dark polar craters at the lunar south pole. The rover is powered by a 100-watt fuel cell developed under the Space Power Systems Project under Game Changing Development program. Supported by NASA, the rover is being developed by the Robotics Institute of Carnegie Mellon University.

NASA Selects Technologies for Deep Space Energy Storage

NASA has chosen four proposals for advanced technologies that may be utilized for deep space energy storage applications. Development of these new energy storage devices...
A new method tracks chemical reactions in an EV battery material under operating conditions

X-Rays Track Chemical Reactions in EV Battery Materials

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Brookhaven National Laboratory are using a new method to track the electrochemical reactions in a common electric...