A gateway that allows homeowners to pre-program their energy consumption across a range of uses. Slides | Video
An open architecture protocol that allows multiple players to automate load management. Slides | Video
A wireless node platform that integrates energy sensing, harvesting, storage and communications into a single device. Slides | Video
Small sensors that are simple, wireless, durable, inexpensive, and have a variety of smart grid uses. Slides | Video
Metal Sulfides Solar
Solar cells that have the potential to be cheaper and more widely available than silicon. Slides | Video
A new process that lowers the cost and raises the efficiency of silicon solar cells. Slides | Video
New polymer binder and silicon anode increase the performance of lithium ion batteries. Slides | Video
Energy storage that can be printed directly onto electronic devices. Slides | Video
Enzyme to Break Down Cellulose
A new enzyme that reduces biofuel production costs and time. Slides | Video not available.
Improved Algae for Batch Production
A new algae significantly improves biofuels processing efficiencies. Slides | Video
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