Energy and Climate


Grid Capabilities

On May 1, 2013, in

Goal:  To develop and implement a comprehensive Sandia program to support the modernization of the U.S. electric grid, with a focus on security and resiliency. Our nation’s energy infrastructure faces two foundational challenges as we seek our vision toward an energy independent and secure future. First, the electricity transmission and distribution networks have not significantly […]

Defense Mission (S&T)

On August 10, 2012, in

Sandia is a national security laboratory with a long history of leading energy storage technology R&D. We have cradle-to-grave responsibility for all power sources for DOE defense programs, and apply our expertise to support DoD applications. Sandia provides leadership to the DOE Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability’s Energy Storage Systems program through advanced […]

DoD and the DOE Working Together

On May 19, 2011, in

The DoD and the DOE: Working Together The military with its disciplined, structured prototyping and acquisition processes provides an excellent forum in which to demonstrate concepts to the more diverse civilian community. In addition, interlinking of military installations within a region will be an option for improved national energy interdependence and security. The tools allow […]