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December 10, 2010
Why Cool Roofs?
November 5, 2010
A simulated collision of lead-ions, courtesy the ALICE experiment at CERN
Geek-Up[11.05.10]: Quark Gluon Plasma, Solar-Power Generating Windows and CCS Field Studies

Large Hadron Collider's (LHC) first record-setting run of high-energy proton collisions, new transparent film capable of absorbing light and generating electrical charge developed, and field test finds that opportunities to permanently store carbon in unmineable seams of lignite may be more widespread than previously documented -- all in this week's Geek-Up.

October 1, 2010
Geek-Up[10.01.10] -- Mapping Bioenergy and Magnetic Vector Potential, New Atmosphere-Monitoring Tools and "Sour" Gas Streams

Geeks, pay attention! We've got a BioEnergy Atlas, aerosols and climate, sour stuff, and 3D magnetic interactions in this edition of the Geek Up!

September 9, 2010
Sec. Chu speaks about carbon capture and sequestration. | Energy Department Photo
Carbon Capture and Storage Forum Round-Up

Yesterday, Secretary Chu joined Senator Jay Rockefeller at the University of Charleston in West Virginia for a forum on the future of coal and the case for carbon capture and storage. We were at the event, relaying some of the highlights live via Twitter so that people across the nation could follow along and weigh in on the discussion.

September 8, 2010
Today: Live from the Carbon Capture and Storage Forum

Want to know more about carbon capture and sequestration? Here'e how.

August 13, 2010
Pete McGrail, a Laboratory Fellow at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, is part of a team studying basalts to determine how carbon dioxide can be safely and permanently stored in these massive, deep underground rock formations. | Photo courtesy of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
Cleaning Up Coal

How we're making coal a better energy source than it used to be.

August 11, 2010
Geological Carbon Sequestration, Spelunking and You

What do spelunkers, mineralogists and these Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS) awardees have in common?

July 28, 2010
DOE Collaboration with National Geographic's JASON Project Yields Three CODiE Awards

The JASON Project's multimedia energy curriculum has earned three CODiE Awards from the Software & Information Industry Association.

July 23, 2010
Weekly Wrap-Up: Testing Wind Blades, Converting Carbon Emissions, and Eco-Driving

Two Energy Department-funded projects are helping save energy and save money. Find out more here.

July 23, 2010
Cool Roofs Lead to Cooler Cities

Want to know more about one of the quickest and lowest cost ways we can reduce our carbon footprint and slow climate change? Read this.