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The Energy Department’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) on June 18 announced $55 million in funding for 18 innovative projects. The projects are part of ARPA-E’s two newest programs: GENerators for Small Electrical and Thermal Systems (GENSETS) and Transportation Energy Resources from Renewable Agriculture (TERRA).
The 12 GENSETS projects are aimed at developing generator technologies that will improve efficiencies in residential combined heat and power (CHP) generation. Compared to conventional electricity generation and transmission, CHP captures the otherwise wasted heat …read more
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