DOE, NOAA to Collaborate on Renewable Energy Modeling and Forecasting

The U.S. Departments of Energy and Commerce on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to collaborate further on renewable energy modeling and weather forecasting to help the renewable sector more effectively use the nation’s resources. The agencies said in a joint statement that the agreement builds on reports from both agencies that recognize the […]

DOE to Support Progress of Concentrating Solar Power Technologies

The U.S. Energy Department on Friday announced it would grant $62 million to 13 concentrating solar power (CSP) projects. The funds are expected to support improvements in CSP systems, components, and thermal energy storage and accelerate the market-readiness of the renewable energy technology. The grantees will “seek to improve component and system designs to extend […]