Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs)
Scientists are discovering new ways for solar panels to work on overcast days. This work, posted as a featured article on the Office of Science’s website, was supported in part by the following EFRCs: Light-Material Interactions in Energy Conversion (LMI) EFRC led by Ralph Nuzzo at the California Institute of Technology; Argonne-Northwestern Solar Energy Research Center (ANSER) EFRC led by Michael Wasielewski at Northwestern University; and the Center for Solar Fuels (UNC) led by Thomas Meyer at the University of North Carolina
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Government initiative seeks to speed the pace of materials discovery and innovation. This work, featured in the Office of Science’s Stories of Discovery & Innovation, was supported in part by the Center for Electrical Energy Storage, an EFRC led by Michael Thackeray at Argonne National Laboratory.
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