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  • Hexcrete Tower for Harvesting Wind Energy at Taller Hub Heights
    [May 9, 2016]

    Wednesday, June 22 and Thursday, June 23 Join the U.S. Department of Energy for a workshop on commercialization of hexcrete wind turbine tower technology. Learn about hexcrete tower technology, the benefits of tall towers and opportunities for prototyping. Location Crowne Plaza Denver Airport Convention Center More Information For more information about this event click here __________________________________________________________ [...]  Read More

  • Webinar: Zero net energy building cost control and feasibility
    [May 6, 2016]

    Thursday, May 26 12–1:30 p.m.  Buildings that produce more energy than they consume, commonly defined as zero net energy buildings, have moved from concept to reality in recent years. Can you achieve zero net energy commercial buildings at little to no cost premium? Join us to find out. You’ve read success stories and seen real-world [...]  Read More

  • Webinar: Developing a HERS-Style Comfort Rating Method
    [May 2, 2016]

    Wednesday, May 11 12–1 p.m.  The HERS rating system has made it a lot easier to assess potential energy performance in homes, make energy-conscious decisions during the design process, and implement energy saving program goals. Many of the same measurements used with HERS could also be leveraged to look at thermal comfort more proactively. With [...]  Read More

  • Webinar: Building the Billion Ton Bioeconomy
    [April 27, 2016]

    Thursday, May 5 2–4 p.m. EDT Join the Biomass Research and Development (R&D) Board Operations Committee at a bioeconomy listening session. During the listening session, titled “Building a Billion Ton Bioeconomy in the United States,” we encourage attendees to provide their thoughts and comments and to ask questions about the potential to grow the national bioeconomy. Listening [...]  Read More

  • Webinar: Bioenergy—Is It Good for the Climate?
    [April 20, 2016]

    Thursday, April 21 10–11 a.m. EDT As part of the International Energy Agency (IEA) Bioenergy Internal Webinar Series, the Energy Department’s Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) invites you to join a webinar on Thursday, April 21, 2016, at 10 a.m. Eastern Time. During the webinar, participants will learn about the climate benefits on bioenergy, and how [...]  Read More