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August 6, 2009
American Institute of Chemical Engineers Honors DOE Researcher

For his efforts in modeling and simulating fluid-particle flows, a researcher at the Office of Fossil Energy's National Energy Technology Laboratory has been selected to receive the American Institute of Chemical Engineers' (AIChE) Fluidized Processing Recognition Award.

July 16, 2009
DOE Taps Universities for Turbine Technology Science

The U.S. Department of Energy announced the selection of three projects under the Office of Fossil Energy's University Turbine Systems Research Program.

July 14, 2009
Department of Energy Takes Another Step Forward on FutureGen Project in Mattoon, Illinois

The Department of Energy today issued a National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Record of Decision to move forward toward the first commercial scale, fully integrated, carbon capture and sequestration project in the country.

July 13, 2009
DOE, RTI to Design and Build Gas Cleanup System for IGCC Power Plants

The U.S. Department of Energy announces a collaborative project with Research Triangle Institute (RTI) International to design, build, and test a warm gas cleanup system to remove multiple contaminants from coal-derived syngas.

July 1, 2009
Secretary Chu Announces Two New Projects to Reduce Emissions from Coal Plants

U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that projects by Basin Electric Power Cooperative and Hydrogen Energy International LLC have been selected for up to $408 million in funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

June 15, 2009
DOE Issues Amended Funding Opportunity Announcement for Third Round of Clean Coal Power Initiative

The U.S. Department of Energy has issued an amendment to the Funding Opportunity Announcement for Round 3 of the Clean Coal Power Initiative. The amendment, which was issued on June 9, 2009, incorporates special provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.

June 12, 2009
Secretary Chu Announces Agreement on FutureGen Project in Mattoon, Illinois

U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced an agreement with the FutureGen Alliance that advances the construction of the first commercial scale, fully integrated, carbon capture and sequestration project in the country in Mattoon, Illinois.

June 2, 2009
DOE National Laboratory Releases Annual Accomplishments Report

The National Energy Technology Laboratory has released its annual accomplishments report, highlighting breakthroughs in research and technology development to address the nation's energy, economic, and environmental challenges.

April 22, 2009
New Oxygen-Production Technology Proving Successful

The Office of Fossil Energy's National Energy Technology Laboratory has partnered with Air Products and Chemicals Inc. of Allentown, Penn. to develop the Ion Transport Membrane (ITM) Oxygen, a revolutionary new oxygen-production technology that requires less energy and offers lower capital costs than conventional technologies.

April 8, 2009
DOE Lauds Successful U.S.-U.K. Collaborative Effort

The U.S. Department of Energy has announced numerous accomplishments coming out of a multi-year collaboration in the area of advanced materials research between the United States and the United Kingdom.