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NREL Captures Waste Heat with Carbon Nanotubes

Researchers at the Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have demonstrated that carbon nanotubes have the potential to act as a thermoelectric power generator that captures and uses...
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New ORNL Method Could Reduce Cost of Carbon Fiber

Researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have demonstrated a production method they estimate will reduce the cost of carbon fiber by as much as 50 percent and the energy...
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France to Pave Roads with Solar Panel Composites

France’s minister of ecology and energy, Ségolène Royal, recently announced the country’s intention to, over the next five years, pave 1000 km of roads with a composite material that can adapt to thermal...