Posts Tagged ‘energy’

ARPA-E Seeks Concepts for Energy Innovations

June 29th, 2016 by Rebecca Norman

Innovative researchers, companies and consortium entities interested in conducting new, energy-related research are encouraged to explore Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (U.S. Dept. of Energy) Innovative Development in Energy-Related Applied Science (IDEAS) funding opportunity. The IDEAS grant funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is intended to provide rapid support of early-stage applied research for development of innovative new […]

Drone Use Increases in Industry

October 20th, 2015 by Sarah Ricard

Unmanned aerial vehicles, familiarly known as drones, originally were developed for military use. In a Smithsonian magazine article, Mark Bowden explains how drone technology has evolved from radio-controlled aircraft used to drop bombs in World War II to the present-day drones piloted from anywhere in the world with global telecommunications systems and live video feed. Commercial use of drones […]