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December 23, 2014
EA-1968: Final Site-Wide Environmental Assessment

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) South Table Mountain (STM) Campus Site-Wide Environmental Assessment, Golden, Colorado

December 19, 2014
EIS-0486: EPA Notice of Availability of Draft Environmental Impact Statement

Plains & Eastern Clean Line Transmission Project

December 10, 2014
Advanced Supply System Validation Workshop

The Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) is hosting the Advanced Supply System Validation Workshop on February 3-4, 2015, in Golden, Colorado. The purpose of the workshop is to bring together a diverse group of stakeholders to examine, discuss, and validate analysis assumptions used to move beyond current feedstock supply systems designed to support the agriculture and forestry industries. Participants will discuss assumptions relating to volume and transportation logistics, biomass quality, and operational risks.

December 3, 2014
December 3, 2014 SEAB Meeting

The Secretary of Energy Advisory Board met at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) on December 3, 2014 in Golden, Colorado.

November 26, 2014
Debris from the former mill buildings at the Moab site is excavated from the mill tailings pile.
Moab Project Exceeds 5 Years of Operations Without Lost-Time Injury, Illness

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. – It has been more than five years since workers on the Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action Project in Utah had a lost-time injury or illness. This represents roughly 2.2 million hours of safe work.

November 14, 2014
CX-013364: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Danger Tree Management on North Gunnison to Skito 115-kilovolt and Curecanti to Poncha 230-kilovolt Transmission Line Gunnison and Chaffee Counties, Colorado
CX(s) Applied: B1.3
Date: 11/14/2014
Location(s): Colorado
Offices(s): Western Area Power Administration-Rocky Mountain Region

November 14, 2014
CX-013363: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Danger Tree Management on North Gunnison to Salida 115-kilovolt Transmission Lines and Gunnison and Chaffee Counties, Colorado
CX(s) Applied: B1.3
Date: 11/14/2014
Location(s): Colorado
Offices(s): Western Area Power Administration-Rocky Mountain Region

November 4, 2014
USDA Rural Small Business Connection Event

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will host Rural Small Business Connections, providing small businesses with networking sessions and opportunities to build capacity and do business with USDA and other Federal agencies.

October 30, 2014
EERE Success Story—Solar Energy to Benefit from New FERC Interconnection Procedures

As a major win for solar and testament to the impact of Department of Energy’s SunShot Initiative funded research at the national labs, this past month Federal Energy Regulatory Commission announced the adoption of new “fast track” rules to make the interconnection process dramatically cheaper and faster for small wholesale energy projects, representing a major improvement with nationwide impacts.

October 30, 2014
EERE Success Story—Raising the Bar for Quality PV Modules

Since the development and codification of testing standards for PV modules requires a lengthy multiyear process, Department of Energy’s SunShot Initiative and National Renewable Energy Laboratory worked together on an accelerated schedule for nine months in 2013 to develop a voluntary standard that goes beyond current test protocols to qualify superior PV modules.