Tag Archive for 'National Renewable Energy Laboratory'

GE researching and developing lower cost wind turbine technology

December 31st, 2012 by GE Global Research

GE, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University (Virginia Tech), and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), will begin work on a project that could fundamentally change the way wind blades are designed, manufactured and installed. With most of the cost of electricity from wind energy tied up in the initial capital investments made in the […]

Semprius achieves world record for photovoltaic module efficiency

February 7th, 2012 by Semprius

The solar company Semprius, Inc., in which Siemens has invested as a strategic partner in June 2011, is an innovator in high concentration photovoltaic (HCPV) solar modules.