Diesel engines can be more than twice as fuel efficient as gasoline engines, but they also produce more pollution like particulate matter and nitrogen oxide. A team of researchers at Argonne are combining the efficiency of diesel with the cleanliness of gasoline.
Wisconsin-City-Green Bay CX(s) Applied: A1, A9, A11, B1.32, B2.5, B5.1 Date: 09/27/2011 Location(s): Green Bay, Wisconsin Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Savannah River Operations Office
In support of the Obama Administration's comprehensive efforts to strengthen U.S. energy security, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced up to $12 million to fund three small-scale projects in Illinois, Wisconsin, and North Carolina that aim to commercialize novel conversion technologies to accelerate the development of advanced, drop-in biofuels and other valuable bio-based chemicals.
Fuel Properties to Enable Lifted-Flame Combustion CX(s) Applied: A9 Date: 08/23/2011 Location(s): Madison, Wisconsin Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory
Cellulosic Biomass Sugars to Advantaged Jet Fuel: Catalytic Conversion of Com Stover to Energy Dense, Low Freeze Point Paraffins and Naphthenes CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6 Date: 08/11/2011 Location(s): Wisconsin Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Golden Field Office