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Lawrence Livermore collects funds for concentrated solar power improvement

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), in collaboration with Giant Leap Technologies, received $1.75 million Thursday from the Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy to improve solar power efficiency. The project is part of DOE's SunShot Initiative, which is a collaborative national effort that aggressively drives innovation [...]

Sunvapor Receives Award from U. S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative for Solar Collector

Sunvapor announced today that it is the recipient of a $2.2 million total cooperative award from the U. S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative. The award will enable Sunvapor to reduce the cost of concentrating solar collectors while greening the supply chain. "This award will help us demonstrate that the [...]

U.S. DoE supports Concentrated Solar Power research

The Energy Department's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy today announced a total of $11 million for 16 projects intended to develop innovative, early-stage solutions in both photovoltaics (PV) and concentrated solar power (CSP). Ten of the projects are small-scale research and development (R&D) projects designed to push the [...]