Posts Tagged innovation

GE Women's Leadership Summit 2017
10 April 2017

Innovation Tips for the Energy Industry

The energy industry today faces major challenges. How will we develop clean sources of power that don’t pollute our planet, that provide energy access to the millions who don’t have it, and that maintain the reliability and stability of our electric systems? To tackle these complex challenges, we need more innovative solutions from all players […]

Katherine Harry and Brooke Maushund present their winning posters at the BERC Energy Summit
1 March 2016

Battery, microgrid, and carbon capture innovations among winners at BERC Expo!

The BERC Innovation Expo on Thursday February 18 was a great success, with over 20 presenters from 11 departments presenting their energy & resource related research. Find out more about the winners and highlights from the BERC Innovation Expo!

9 September 2014

Innovation Expo plans heating up with call for posters, case competitions

The Innovation Expo at BERC’s Energy Summit 2014 to be held on Thursday evening, October 16th. The not-to-be-missed event includes a keynote from LightSail Energy’s Danielle Fong, an Energy Innovation Case Competition and a Poster Exposition and Contest.

18 March 2014

BERCshop Solar 2.0: Be prepared for and lead the innovation-driven high-growth PV industry

A summary about the talk given by Mr. Brad Mattson and Prof. Dan Kammen to 50+ audience at the PV Idea Lab meeting, about innovation and leadership.

A Green Hypocrite
23 September 2013

OP-ED: Fighting “Climate Hypocrisy” with Subtle Policy Solutions

‘Climate hypocrites’ are everywhere. Many preach the green gospel, but are caught in a network of inescapable resource-sapping mutuality. How do we stay green, without drastically changing our social end economic environment?

20 October 2012

Symposium arts panel highlights communication strategies for climate and energy

Panelists discussed the challenge of translating scientific data to a compelling message to get people to care about climate change. And they offered creative solutions to address it.

Net zero energy NREL research support facility surpasses LEED platinum green building standards
19 October 2012

NREL’s Arvizu highlights energy innovation at Symposium opening keynote

Arvizu highlighted today’s theme, “tensions in energy,” by outlining the challenges around transitioning from a fossil fuel-based energy landscape to a clean energy one.