Industry Brief

Under a five-year memorandum of understanding (MOU), Sandia National Laboratories and SRI International have partnered to explore, test and evaluate a range of hydrogen and natural gas fuel systems and components for transportation. The MOU is the first agreement in Sandia’s new Center for Infrastructure Research and Innovation (CIRI), an alternative fuel research facility whose goal is to accelerate hydrogen and natural gas infrastructure technologies. The collaboration also will capitalize on research at Sandia’s Combustion Research Facility (CRF). CIRI will be located at Sandia’s Livermore Valley Open Campus, adjacent to the CRF.

June 5, 2013

President to Sign Energy Bill in New Mexico Next Monday

President Bush will sign the sweeping energy bill into law next Monday at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, NM, said Sen. Pete Domenici of New Mexico, the Republican chief Senate architect of the measure (HR 6).

August 3, 2005

WWP’s Avista Gets Fuel Cell Grant

Washington Water Power affiliate Avista Laboratories Inc., adeveloper of fuel cells with proton exchange membrane (PEM)technology for distributed power markets, announced the receipt ofa $2 million technology development award from the Department ofCommerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)Advanced Technology Program (ATP).

October 9, 1998