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The 150,000-square-meter sky bridge of Shanghai’s ‘Rafael Gallery’ will be covered in solar

Aerial view of the gallery buildings. Credit: Hannergy. Solar company Hanergy announced that its thin-film solar modules will cover the 150,000 square meter roof of the ‘Rafael Gallery’ located at a Tech City in Shanghai. Designed by architect, Rafael Vinoly, the ‘Rafael Gallery’ at Songjian...
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Stay chilled: Lessons for district cooling from the Gulf Cooperation Council

Image by Tumisu from Pixabay afytaauqyzdwaqesrxaudayw By Dr. Raed Kombargi and Jad Moussalli, Contributors Global demand for air-conditioning is projected to triple over the next 30 years, as the planet warms and urban populations grow, particularly in emerging markets. Meeting that demand will call...
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ASFE Steven Winberg Speaks at 2019 Carbon Management Technology Conference

ASFE Winberg continued by highlighting DOE’s robust CCUS R&D initiatives, including NRG’s Petra Nova project—the world’s largest post-combustion carbon capture system. “At Petra Nova, they’re capturing and removing about 90 percent of the carbon dioxide from a flue gas stream, and t...
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Department of Energy Announces $121 Million for Small Business Research and Development Grants

Washington D.C. – U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry today announced that the Department of Energy will award 113 grants totaling $121 million to 103 small businesses in 29 states.  Funded through DOE’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) progra...
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How the Strategic Petroleum Reserve Helps Oil Refiners Weather the Storm

For a lot of the United States, summer marks much anticipated warm weather. But, for residents along the East and Gulf Coasts of the United States, summer also means bracing for the beginning of the Atlantic Hurricane Season. Spanning from June through November, Hurricane Season reaches its peak fro...
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