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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.

July 7, 2014
2014 Directory of Potential Stakeholders for DOE Actions under NEPA Issued

The Stakeholder Directory, now in its 31th edition, identifies contacts in federal agencies; states, territories, and state government associations; and nongovernmental organizations for reviewing environmental impact statements and environmental assessments, and for other NEPA public involvement and consultation activities.

July 3, 2014
September 5, 2014 SEAB Meeting


8:30 AM
Welcome & Response to SEAB activities
Secretary Ernest J. Moniz

9:15 AM
John Deutch, SEAB Co-Chair

9:30 AM
Updates from SEAB Task Force Chairs
Albert Carnesale - Nuclear Nonproliferation Task Force
Richard Meserve – Technology Development for Environmental
Management Task Force
Paul Joskow – QER Task Force
John Deutch – National Labs Task Force

10:00 AM
Public Comment Period

July 3, 2014
Energy Department Makes Additional $4 Billion in Loan Guarantees Available for Innovative Renewable Energy and Efficient Energy Projects

Washington D.C. — In support of the President’s Climate Action Plan, the Department of Energy issued a loan guarantee solicitation today, making as much as $4 billion in loan guarantees available for innovative renewable energy and energy efficiency projects located in the U.S. that avoid, reduce, or sequester greenhouse gases.