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Alternative Energy

Programs and Projects
Building Integration with Smart Grid

New measurement science and industry standards are needed to enable building systems and consumers to interact with a future "smart grid," which … more

Smart Grid Interoperability Testbed Facility

NIST is charged by the 2007 Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA) with facilitation of interoperability standards to enable successful … more

Power Conditioning Systems for Renewables, Storage, and Microgrids

This project develops the measurement science necessary to support the widespread use of advanced power electronics to provided new … more

Smart Grid Program

To develop and demonstrate advances in measurement science to enable integration of interoperable and secure real-time sensing, control, … more

Cyber Physical Systems Program

Through new measurement science, advanced testbed capabilities, and community-based efforts, enable the scalable design and reproducible … more

Hydrogen Storage Optimization in Thin Film Combinatorial Alloys

Discovery of novel materials for hydrogen gas storage has prompted new avenues of research towards developing hydrogen as an alternative fuel. … more

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