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October 22, 2013
Water Monitoring Flume Replaced at the Rocky Flats, Colorado, Site

In August of this year the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Legacy Management (LM) Rocky Flats, site took advantage of an existing water diversion structure that was no longer needed, to replace an aging water monitoring flume and avoid future repairs that could interrupt data collection.

October 21, 2013
2013 Community- and Facility-Scale Tribal Renewable Energy Project Development and Finance Workshop Presentations and Agenda

Download the agenda and available presentations from guest speakers at the Office of Indian Energy's Community- and Facility-Scale Tribal Renewable Energy Project Development and Finance workshop held September 18-20, 2013, at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, Colorado. To access the training presentations, visit the National Training & Education Resource website.

October 10, 2013
EA-1812: Final Supplement Analysis

Haxtun Wind Energy Project, Logan and Phillips Counties, CO

October 1, 2013
  • Test

    A specially configured truck, delivers a GE 2.75-MW wind turbine nacelle weighing more than 96 tons to the new 5-MW dynamometer at the NWTC. Photo by Mark McDade/NREL

  • Test

    The nacelle/drivetrain installed on the 5-MW dynamometer test stand. Photo by Mark McDade/NREL

DOE to Debut a Dynamic 5-Megawatt Dynamometer

Boulder, Colorado -- As wind turbine capacity continues to grow, so does the need to test the electrical and mechanical power-producing components of those turbines. Currently, only a few test facilities worldwide have the capability to test wind turbine drivetrains with capacity ratings up to 5 megawatts--and DOE's National Wind Technology Center at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory is now one of them.

October 1, 2013
EIS-0400: Record of Decision

Granby Pumping Plant Switchyard-Windy Gap Substation Transmission Line Rebuild Project, Grand County, CO

September 27, 2013
EIS-0423-S1: Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement

Long-Term Management and Storage of Elemental Mercury

September 18, 2013
2013 Community- and Facility-Scale Workshop

Tribal Renewable Energy Project Development and Finance Workshop

September 12, 2013
Energy Department Launches National Fuel Cell Technology Evaluation Center to Advance Fuel Cell Technologies

Following Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz's visit to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), the Energy Department today announced the unveiling of a one-of-its-kind national secure data center dedicated to the independent analysis of advanced hydrogen and fuel cell technologies at the Energy Department's Energy Systems Integration Facility (ESIF) located at NREL in Golden, Colorado.

September 12, 2013
VIDEO: Secretary Moniz Dedicates Clean Energy Research Center

Watch Secretary Moniz's remarks at the opening of the new Energy Systems Integration Facility -- a site aimed at overcoming generation, transmission and distribution issues that will help support clean, renewable energy technologies.