February 20, 2019
Jet Fuel from Waste & 3 other PNNL Technologies Honored by the Federal Laboratory Consortium
Souce: Susan Bauer, PNNL, February 20   RICHLAND, Wash. — In a world increasingly powered by technology, the transfer of innovations from research institutions to industry often serves as both the conduit and catalyst of national progress, security, and prosperity. The Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory recently received four awards from the Federal Laboratory Consortium in recognition of […]

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February 19, 2019
Harnessing top algae strains for bioenergy through collaboration
Source: Susan Bauer, PNNL, February 15 Wanted: Algae industry partners and academic researchers to help find the best algae strains for biofuels and bioproducts to reduce the cost of producing bioenergy from algae feedstocks. The Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and its partners in this effort are offering private and academic collaboration opportunities. PNNL leads […]

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February 19, 2019
Pierce County Healthy Homes Case Study Data Report Released
Source: Washington Department of Commerce, February 15 he case study documents and quantifies client health improvements resulting from the partnership work that included improved client respiratory control, reduced medical visits, client actions to reduce environmental triggers or improve medical management, and improved client and family quality of life. Among the significant findings were: 86 percent of […]

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February 19, 2019
Weatherization Plus Health Gains National Exposure to Model and Partnerships
Source: Washington Department of Commerce, February 15 It’s been a busy start to 2019 for Commerce’s Weatherization Plus Health program. We’ve participated in several regional and national forums and shared the structure and results of our Plus Health work providing lasting home and client health improvements. Dec. 17, Vince Schueler, our WSU Energy Program Evaluation partner, […]

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February 7, 2019
SEL Founder Inducted into National Inventors Hall of Fame
Source: T&D World, January 11 Edmund O. Schweitzer, III, president and chief technology officer of Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, is to be inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in recognition of his invention of the digital protective relay. Schweitzer was included in the list of 19 inventors to receive this honor that was announced […]

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February 6, 2019
DOE Announces Intent to Issue a Funding Opportunity Establishing a Cybersecurity Institute for Energy Efficient Manufacturing
Source: DOE at Energy.gov, February 6 The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) announced their intent to issue a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Clean Energy Manufacturing Innovation Institute: Cybersecurity in Energy Efficient Manufacturing.” This FOA establishes a new Clean Energy Manufacturing Innovation Institute (referred to as the […]

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February 5, 2019
Laura Doehle Promoted to President of Resourceful HR
Source: Resourceful HR, Liz Sheffield, January 28 Resourceful HR, LLC, announced today that Laura Doehle, former Director of Client Services, has assumed the role of President, effective January 2. As president, Doehle will continue to be responsible for sales and overall revenue generation. In addition, she assumes accountability for all operations management to include finance, […]

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February 5, 2019
PSE funds five solar projects through Green Power program grants
Source: The Suburban Times, February 2 To kick off the new year, Puget Sound Energy is awarding three organizations the gift of green energy. King County Housing Authority, HopeSource in Cle Elum and Opportunity Council in Bellingham have been granted nearly $465,000 to install solar panels to five low-income multi-family housing facilities they own and operate. These […]

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