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Washington State: Dedicated to Solving Energy Issues

U.S. Senator Patty Murray

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"Our nation is faced with a growing global demand for energy, a severe reliance upon fossil fuels, high energy prices, and environmental concerns surrounding many of our current energy supplies. I believe it will take American innovation and smart policies that encourage conservation, energy efficiency, and increase renewable energy research and development to address this critical issue and create a comprehensive national energy policy."

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Congressional Testimony: Innovations in Battery Storage for Renewable Energy

During a hearing before the United States Congressional Subcommittee on Energy, PNNL Associate Laboratory Director Jud Virden describes how research and development at PNNL is making innovations in large-scale battery storage possible.

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