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Wind Energy Technologies Department hosts Wakebench annual meeting

The Sandia National Laboratories Wind Energy Technologies Department is hosting the next Wakebench annual meeting (IEA Wind Task 31) at the Hotel Andaluz in downtown Albuquerque, NM, March 16-17, 2016. The meeting will include a review of wind plant and turbine model validation and verification activities in Europe and the U.S., a discussion about how to unify these [...]

By | 2016-04-04T21:49:36+00:00 March 9th, 2016|Events, News & Events, Wind Energy, Wind News, Workshops|0 Comments

Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Executive Summit

The Wind and Water Power Technologies Office (WWPTO), within the US Department of Energy (DOE) will host an executive summit on marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) research and development on March 2, 2016 in Washington DC. Through this initiative, the WWPTO, together with executive members from DOE, the national laboratories, and the MHK energy industry, will [...]

By | 2016-03-01T17:12:00+00:00 March 1st, 2016|News, News & Events, Water Power, Workshops|0 Comments

Sandia to participate in upcoming DOE Grid Modernization Regional Workshops

As part of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Grid Modernization Initiative, the Department is convening industry stakeholders across the U.S. in a series of regional workshops. These workshops will seek feedback on the Department's grid-related research and demonstration strategy, and provide opportunities for stakeholders to inform the Department on the grid-related technical challenges and [...]

4th PV Performance Modeling and Monitoring Workshop in Cologne, Germany, October 22-23, 2015

Approximately 220 solar energy experts from over 30 countries and four continents gathered for two days at the headquarters of TÜV Rheinland in Cologne Germany to discuss and share results related to predicting the performance and monitoring the output from solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. The workshop was divided into six topical sessions exploring advances in [...]

By | 2016-12-02T18:47:52+00:00 November 10th, 2015|Modeling, News, Photovoltaic, Solar, Workshops|0 Comments

Sandia, the Atlantic Council, and NM Water Resource Research Institute Sponsor Roundtable on Western Water Scarcity

The Rio Grande river is one of the primary freshwater resources for New Mexico, Texas, and northern Mexico. It is subject to international treaty regulation and demands from agriculture, municipalities, and industry. Properly (and sustainably) managing this resource is essential to the survival of a large portion of the southwest. Sandia, the Atlantic [...]

By | 2017-07-25T18:51:33+00:00 October 4th, 2013|Climate, Global, Global Climate & Energy, News, News & Events, Partnership, Water Security, Workshops|Comments Off on Sandia, the Atlantic Council, and NM Water Resource Research Institute Sponsor Roundtable on Western Water Scarcity

2013 Domenici Public Policy Conference: The Future of American Energy, Las Cruces, NM, September 18–19

Senator Pete V. Domenici 2013 Domenici Public Policy Conference: The Future of American Energy,  Las Cruces, NM, September 18–19 Marianne Walck, Director of Geoscience, Climate and Consequence Effect at Sandia National Laboratories presented on “Hydraulic Fracturing: Role of Government-Sponsored R&D.” Marianne's presentation was part of a session titled “Pros and Cons of Fracking.” The session was moderated [...]

By | 2016-12-02T18:48:49+00:00 October 1st, 2013|Climate, EC, Events, News, News & Events, Seminars & Conferences, Workshops|Comments Off on 2013 Domenici Public Policy Conference: The Future of American Energy, Las Cruces, NM, September 18–19

Sandia to host PV Bankability workshop at Solar Power International (SPI) 2013

Sandia will host PV Bankability workshop at Solar Power International (SPI) 2013.  On October 21, Sandia’s Joshua Stein, Melissa Sisneros, and Bruce King (6112) will host a workshop on demonstrating strategies for defining the bankability of new PV products, “Driving the Commercialization of New Solar Technologies: What You Can Learn with the U.S. DOE Regional [...]

By | 2017-01-25T17:45:01+00:00 September 24th, 2013|Conferences, Energy, Events, News & Events, Renewable Energy, Seminars & Conferences, Solar, Workshops|Comments Off on Sandia to host PV Bankability workshop at Solar Power International (SPI) 2013

Sandia Wide-Bandgap Semiconductor Workshop

In response to increased interest in wide-bandgap (WBG) semiconductor projects by DOE, on October 30, 2012, Sandia hosted a one-day brain­storming workshop aimed at identifying the value, scope, structure, and partnership oppor­tunities of a potential National Center for Wide Bandgap Semiconduc­tors. Participants from DOE, industry, academia, and other labs participated in a series of breakout [...]

By | 2016-12-02T18:49:07+00:00 January 8th, 2013|Capabilities, Customers & Partners, Energy, Energy Efficiency, Materials Science, News, News & Events, Office of Science, Partnership, Research & Capabilities, Solid-State Lighting, Workshops|Comments Off on Sandia Wide-Bandgap Semiconductor Workshop

Senator Bingaman Tells Sandia Wind Turbine Blade Workshop That Renewable Energy Is Important to U.S. Policy

Senator Jeff Bingaman said Wednesday the on-again, off-again nature of U.S. energy tax incentives and the uncertainty over federal spending on research and innovative technology presents a major challenge to the wind energy industry and other alternative energy industries. Bingaman, chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, spoke at the opening session of [...]

By | 2016-12-02T18:49:14+00:00 June 13th, 2012|Energy, News, News & Events, Renewable Energy, Wind Energy, Workshops|Comments Off on Senator Bingaman Tells Sandia Wind Turbine Blade Workshop That Renewable Energy Is Important to U.S. Policy

iNEMI Renewable Energy Workshop

The International Electronics Manufacturing Initiative (iNEMI) held a renewable energy workshop on October 19-21, 2010 at Cisco Systems, Inc. in Fremont, California. The purpose of the workshop was to bring visibility to technology and product gaps in the wind and solar energy markets in which iNEMI member organizations such as Cisco Systems, Hewlett-Packard, Intel, Samsung, [...]

By | 2016-12-02T18:49:21+00:00 May 18th, 2011|Energy, News, Renewable Energy, Wind Energy, Workshops|Comments Off on iNEMI Renewable Energy Workshop