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Innovation in materials science and processing will be a powerful enabler of long-term national and global targets for energy efficiency and carbon emissions reduction. Materials science and engineering breakthroughs can speed the development of advanced energy technologies and infrastructure and

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Reliable access to cost-effective electricity is the backbone of the U.S. economy, and electrical energy storage is an integral element in this system. Without significant investments in stationary electrical energy storage, the current electric grid infrastructure will increasingly struggle to

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The recent disaster in the Gulf of Mexico heightened public awareness of the large-scale, complex systems that are vital to the U.S. economy—and the widespread social, economic, and environmental impacts that occur when these systems fail. Successful design and safe

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Responding to growing and urgent concerns about the consequences of climate change, many countries have begun the shift to more sustainable forms of energy. However, integrating new energy sources requires extensive time and resources. At a time when the global

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Vehicle-borne improvised explosive devices (VBIEDs) – or “car bombs”– use a vehicle as the package to deliver a massive explosion. These devices can cause extensive damage because of the large amount of explosives a vehicle can contain. However, when detonated

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“I wish I had been prepared” is a common refrain heard from employees who have experienced workplace violence or an active shooter incident. The August 3, 2010, workplace shooting at a Connecticut beer distributor that left nine dead and two

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Nexight Group Opens Office in Silver Spring
Nexight GroupAugust 9, 2010

Nexight Group, a consultancy designed to creatively solve global technical and management problems, opened the doors Aug. 2 to its new office in an Energy Star labeled building in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland. Located steps from the Silver Spring Metro

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As wind and solar power gain increasing market uptake, the variable nature of their electricity production is creating a pressing need for cost-effective energy storage. Further, large-scale energy storage may allow utilities to defer upgrades to transmission and distribution infrastructure

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Nexight Group President Jack Eisenhauer facilitated a CEO Roundtable at Constellation Energy on July 14, 2010, to discuss policies and actions that can help to increase resilience in the electric power sector. Nineteen executives representing 12 utilities provided insight into

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Chemical facilities face a variety of potential risks such as explosive devices, cyber intrusions, pandemics, accidents, and other hazards. However, more typical day-to-day security risks include instances of theft, vandalism, and workplace violence. Recognizing this, the U.S. Department of Homeland

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