Argonne National Laboratory

Technology transfer

Technologist in Residence pilot program pairs companies with national labs to advance clean energyDecember 1, 2015

The U.S. Department of Energy recently selected representatives from Argonne for three of seven spots in its new Technologist in Residence pilot program, created to increase collaboration between the national laboratories and private-sector companies.

National labs team to develop better, cheaper fuel cellsOctober 9, 2015

Argonne has joined a project funded by DOE's Fuel Cell Technologies Office to enhance the performance and durability of polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells, while simultaneously reducing their cost.

Fueling the Economy

Argonne helps make the United States a front-runner in the production of materials for advanced lithium-ion batteries used in plug-in hybrid electric vehicles and other applications.

SunShot Initiative award funds scaleup of Argonne’s leading-edge thermal energy storage systemSeptember 16, 2015

On September 16, 2015, the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative program announced funding awards to several research projects that aim to make concentrating solar power (CSP) plants cost competitive with traditional forms of electricity.