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July 25, 2014
The biomass industry has about a $100 billion direct and indirect impact on the U.S. economy today. | Photo courtesy of Myriant
Biomass Fueling America’s Growing Clean Energy Economy

Biomass is the most abundant biological material on the planet. It is renewable; it grows almost everywhere; and it provides fuel, power, chemicals, and many other products. Find out how biomass is helping grow America's clean energy economy.

July 24, 2014
Waste-to-Energy: Waste Management and Energy Production Opportunities

Presentations from the Tribal Leader Forum on waste-to-energy technology in Washington, D.C.

July 24, 2014
Flash Ironmaking is a project to develop a fully operational iron making system that captures exhaust gases, eliminates ash, cuts energy, reduces greenhouse gas emissions. This project is managed by AMO Technology Manager Dr. David Forrest who was recently selected as a fellow by ASM International.  | Graphic image courtesy AISI/Berry Metals
5 Questions for a Scientist: Materials Engineer David Forrest

David Forrest is one of many engineers at the Energy Department who are bringing innovative materials processes to commercial scale and helping manufacturers develop clean energy technologies that save energy, increase American competitiveness, and cut carbon pollution. Learn more about David, who was recently selected as a fellow by ASM International (formerly known as American Society for Metals) for his outstanding technical leadership.

July 18, 2014
Commission to Review the Effectiveness of the National Energy Laboratories Inaugural Meeting

The Commission to Review the Effectiveness of the National Energy Laboratories held its first meeting in Washington, DC on July 18, 2014.

July 17, 2014
Q&A: FORGE-ing Ahead to Clean, Low-Cost Geothermal Energy

Learn about the Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy (FORGE), which will enable scientists and engineers to develop and test new technologies for innovative Enhanced Geothermal Systems.

July 16, 2014
Many fields of study can lead to a career in the bioenergy industry.
Educated and Equipped: Jump-Start Your Career in the Bioenergy Industry

Are you a recent college graduate looking to jump-start your career? Whether you majored in engineering or English, science or political science, business or biology, there are numerous opportunities to use your skills and education in the emerging bioenergy industry.

July 15, 2014
Commission to Review the Effectiveness of the National Energy Laboratories Inaugural Meeting

10:30 – 10:45 AM Welcome and Introduction of the Commission
Secretary Ernest J. Moniz
Commission Co-chairs, T.J. Glauthier and Jared Cohon

10:45 – 11:15 AM Senate Appropriations Staff - Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
Douglas Clapp, Majority Clerk
Leland Cogliani, Majority Professional Staff
Thomas Craig, Minority Clerk

11:15 – 11:45 AM House Appropriations Staff - Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
Taunja Berquam, Minority Clerk

July 14, 2014
Biomass 2014: Growing the Future Bioeconomy

Register for Biomass 2014 today and don’t miss your chance to take part in this important event that will help move the nation to a more secure, sustainable, and economically sound future.

July 9, 2014
Waste-to-Energy Forum

The tenth in a series of planned U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Indian Energy-sponsored strategic energy development forums, this Tribal Leader Forum will focus on waste-to-energy technology and project opportunities for Indian Tribes. The forum will give tribal leaders and staff an opportunity to hear directly from key DOE programs that are responsible for waste-to-energy technology and project deployment, as well as other federal agencies with an interest in helping Tribes resolve waste management issues.   

July 8, 2014
Department of Energy Cites Fluor-B&W Portsmouth, LLC for Worker Safety and Health Violations

The Department of Energy has issued a Preliminary Notice of Violation (PNOV) to Fluor-B&W Portsmouth, LLC (FBP) for three violations of worker safety and health regulations associated with an incident at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon, Ohio.