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ASFE Steven Winberg Speaks at China Clean Coal Industry Forum
Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy (ASFE) Steven Winberg spoke at the 2017 U.S.–China Clean Coal Industry Forum on November 30, 2017.
December 1, 2017
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High Concentrations of Rare Earth Elements Found in American Coal Basins
Concentrated samples found in Illinois, Northern Appalachian, Central Appalachian, Rocky Mountain Coal Basins are greater than 300 parts per million.
November 29, 2017
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Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Issues Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Funding Opportunity Annou...
Energy Department issues Funding Opportunity Announcement for the Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer programs.
November 27, 2017
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NRAP Software Developers Win Prestigious R&D 100 Award
R&D Magazine has selected the NRAP Toolset developed by Fossil Energy's NETL as one of the 100 most technologically significant products of 2017.
November 20, 2017
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Department of Energy Announces up to $5.5 Million for Advanced Turbine Technology Projects
The Department of Energy announced up to $5.5 million in federal funding for research and development projects to advance turbine technology.
November 16, 2017
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DOE to Invest $8.6 Million in Innovative Technologies to Enhance Fossil Energy Power System Efficiency
The Office of Fossil Energy has selected 12 projects to receive $8.6 million to develop technologies to enhance fossil energy power systems.
November 15, 2017
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Two Projects to Receive $8 Million for Offshore Carbon Storage Resources and Technology Development in the Gulf of Mexico
The Office of Fossil Energy has selected two projects to receive $8 million for research for offshore carbon storage and technology development.
November 7, 2017
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Energy Department Selects Two Projects to Ensure Safe Storage of Carbon in Geological Formations
The Department of Energy has selected two projects to receive federal funding for R&D for the safe storage of CO2 in geological formations.
October 26, 2017
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DOE Awards University of North Dakota Contract to Sample and Characterize Coal-Based Resources Containing Rare Earth Elements
The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded the University of North Dakota a 2-year, $1.5 million contract for research related to rare earth elements.
October 26, 2017
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DOE-Supported Petra Nova Captures More Than 1 Million Tons of CO2
The Petra Nova project has captured more than 1 million tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) for use in enhanced oil recovery (EOR).
October 23, 2017
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Deputy Assistant Secretary Speaks at U.S.-China Oil and Gas Industry Forum
Deputy Assistant Secretary, Rob Smith, spoke at the 17th annual U.S.-China Oil and Gas Industry Forum held in Ningbo, China.
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Secretary Perry Speaks at Natural Gas Development Workshop in Cape Town, South Africa
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry spoke on Monday, October 23, at the Workshop on Sharing Natural Gas Development in Cape Town, South Africa.
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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: Gabby Intihar Plays a Vital Role at DOE
In recognition of National Hispanic Heritage Month, FE is spotlighting some of the extraordinary people of Hispanic heritage on our team.
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Refiners Find Relief from Hurricane Harvey in the Strategic Petroleum Reserve
The impacts of Hurricane Harvey were widespread. The Strategic Petroleum Reserve stepped in to mitigate the effects of the hurricane on refiners.
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DOE Accepting 2018 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Applications
The Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy is now accepting applications for the 2018 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program.
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DOE Research Helping to Reduce Risks of Offshore Oil, Gas Development
The United States has abundant offshore oil and gas resources and they are an important part of our nation's energy portfolio.
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Official Celebration Launches Illinois ICCS Project
The ICCS project is the first commercial-scale saline storage project in the United States.
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Pristine Gas Hydrate Samples Recovered in the Gulf of Mexico
A DOE-sponsored research team recovered pristine samples of high-quality gas hydrates — the first pressurized core samples ever collected in the US.
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SPR Celebrates 40th Anniversary of First Oil Delivery
The SPR was created following President Ford’s signing of the 1975 Energy Policy and Conservation Act, which established a U.S. emergency oil reserve.
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DOE Projects Recognized by International Carbon Sequestration Group
CSLF is a ministerial-level initiative focused on the development of improved, cost-effective technologies for carbon capture and storage
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