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Videos from UCSB Summit on Energy Efficiency, May 1-2, 2013  

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As the government embarks on an ambitious renewables program, researchers seek technology solutions suited to India’s unique conditions.
Date: 08/12/2015
Type: Article
Technologies: Solar/Photovoltaics
The core mission of AIM Photonics will be to serve Department of Defense needs, but commercial benefits will emerge from a new economy of scale for integrated photonics.
Date: 08/11/2015
Type: Article
Technologies: Photonics
Researchers from the Niels Bohr Institute have discovered a new type of photonic channel that has been a missing component for building quantum photonic circuits on a large scale.
Date: 08/07/2015
Type: Article
Technologies: Photonics
UC Santa Barbara’s Institute for Energy Efficiency will play a lead role in a $110 million federal program to develop new electronic products using the next generation of chip technology. -
Date: 07/28/2015
Type: Article
Technologies: Photonics
A robust integrated photonics manufacturing industry would boost the economy and result in energy-efficient, higher-performance computing and telecommunications.
Date: 07/27/2015
Type: Article
Technologies: Photonics
The E-fan electric plane of European planemaker Airbus has made history by being the first battery-operated electric plane to fly over the English Channel.
Date: 07/13/2015
Type: Article
Technologies: Transportation
New research showing dismal results for energy efficiency in homes highlights the need for performance-based measures.
Date: 07/08/2015
Type: Article
The DRPs are in. Now comes the hard part: building DERs into business-as-usual for the grid.
Date: 07/07/2015
Type: Article
Technologies: Utilities
If California is going to find a technological exit from its perpetual water crises,the next generation of precision agriculture will have to take root in the Central Valley, where growers soak up about 80% of the water diverted for human use.
Date: 07/06/2015
Type: Article
Technologies: Utilities
This summer a United Airlines flight will travel from Los Angeles to San Francisco using fuel generated from farm waste and oils derived from animal fats.
Date: 07/01/2015
Type: Article
Technologies: Transportation

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