Renewable energy

Something new under the sun: Argonne makes sustainability stridesSeptember 13, 2013

Argonne grew a fine crop of solar panels last summer.

New Environmental Science Division report provides comprehensive information about solar energy impacts and mitigation September 13, 2013

Argonne's Environmental Science Division (EVS) recently published a report identifying potential environmental, cultural, and socioeconomic impacts associated with utility-scale solar energy development and potentially applicable mitigation measures.

New tech could be “Mr. Fusion” for biofuel September 13, 2013

A new technology from Argonne may remind viewers of Mr. Fusion of Back to the Future fame, only with a biofuel twist: put in your waste and out comes diesel fuel.

Famous supercomputer Watson provides inspiration for solar power predictionsSeptember 12, 2013

Argonne research meteorologist Edwin Campos uses high-performance computers to make up-to-the-minute predictions of sunlight for solar power production.