From updates on collaborative partnership agreements to exciting scientific and technological discoveries, our regional labs are carrying out cutting-edge R&D projects on a daily basis to better our place in the global market. Read up on the latest news, events and activities from the FLC Mid-Continent regional laboratories.

NREL researcher Guido Bender, works on gas manifold corridor for cell testing in the Fuel Cell Test and Development Lab at the Energy Systems Integration Facility (ESIF) at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, Colorado. Photo credit: Dennis Schroeder/NREL. 

The NSWC Crane T2 team accepts the George Linsteadt Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer in San Diego. Pictured (l-r): Annie Bullock, T2 & IP Program Support; Jenna Dix, T2 Agreements Administrator; Dr. Jagadeesh Pamulapati, Office of the Secretary of Defense, Director, Laboratories & STEM Development Office; Kelly Stephens, T2 Program Support; and Brooke Pyne, ORTA and T2 Program Director. (Photo credit: NSWC Crane Corporate Communications)

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory scientist Honghe Zheng holds a coin cell sized battery that is used to evaluate high energy density electrode formulations at the lab's Environmental Energy Technology Division’s battery testing facility. Berkeley Lab is one of several major U.S. research institutions and industrial firms that form the Joint Center for Energy Storage Research, a public-private partnership that aims to overcome critical scientific and technical barriers and create new breakthrough energy storage technologies. (Photo credit: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)