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April 22, 2015
In Milestone, Energy Department Projects Safely and Permanently Store 10 Million Metric Tons of Carbon Dioxide

Carbon Capture and Storage projects supported by the Department reached a milestone of 10 million tons of carbon dioxide.

February 27, 2015
Quiz: Know Your Power Plant
January 22, 2015
State of the Union Remarks on Energy in Four Charts

We dive into the data behind President Obama's State of the Union statements about our booming energy sector.

December 10, 2014
U.S. Energy Production Through the Years

See how the energy sector has grown and changed over the last 20 years with our set of interactive maps.

December 10, 2014
US Energy Production over the Years Data

Some consolidated data from EIA's State Energy Data System, exploring energy consumption over the last 20 years.

October 7, 2014
Funds Awarded to Historically Black Colleges and Universities for Fossil Energy Research

The U.S. Department of Energy has selected four research projects that will provide educational and research training opportunities for minority students while advancing key technical areas in fossil fuel utilization.

September 22, 2014
How Much Do You Consume?
September 5, 2014
Deputy Secretary Daniel Poneman (sixth from left) joins in the groundbreaking of the world's largest post-combustion carbon capture facility | Photo courtesy of the Energy Department.
Petra Nova Project Breaks Ground on World’s Largest Post-Combustion Carbon Capture Project

The Houston-area Petra Nova project is designed to capture 1.4 million tons of CO2 per year -- making it the world's largest post-combustion carbon capture facility.