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Energy Department Invests $44M in Advanced Carbon Capture Technologies Projects
The Office of Fossil Energy has selected seven projects to receive approximately $44 million in funding for cost-shared research & development.
February 16, 2018
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Department of Energy to Invest $6.5 Million for Large-Scale Pilot Fossil Fuel Projects
Nine projects selected to receive $6.5 million for Phase I of the Fossil Fuel Large-Scale Pilots funding opportunity.
February 15, 2018
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NETL Director to Retire
Dr. Grace Bochenek, Director of the National Energy Technology Laboratory, will retire effective February 28, 2018.
February 9, 2018
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U.S. Department of Energy Announces $2.75 Million for Innovative Technology Development to Enhance Fossil Power Systems
The Office of Fossil Energy has announced up to $2.75 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development projects.
February 8, 2018
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Energy Department to Invest $1.6 Million to Support University Programs
DOE anticipates selecting up to four projects for this FOA, which focuses on two areas of interest (AOI).
February 8, 2018
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NETL Rare Earth Recovery Projects Meeting and Exceeding Expectations
Four rare earth elements (REEs) recovery projects managed by FE's NETL have made significant progress in the development of a domestic supply of REEs.
February 1, 2018
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FE Announces Funding for Two High Performance Computing for Materials Projects
The Office of Fossil Energy announced $450,000 in funding for two projects that fall under the High Performance Computing for Materials Program.
January 11, 2018
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Department of Energy to Invest $30 Million to Boost Unconventional Oil and Natural Gas Recovery
Projects will address critical gaps in our understanding of reservoir behavior, optimal well-completion strategies, and more.
January 3, 2018
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Department of Energy Publishes Natural Gas Liquids Primer
This primer explains what NGLs are, how they are used, recent market developments, and the supporting infrastructure in the Appalachian region.
December 20, 2017
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Steven Winberg Sworn in by Secretary Perry as DOE Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy
As Assistant Secretary, Mr. Winberg oversees FE's R&D program, encompassing coal, oil, and natural gas, as well as the Office of Petroleum Reserves.
December 14, 2017
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Office of Fossil Energy Celebrates Black History Month: Dr. Quinta Warren
Get to know American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow Dr. Quinta Warren, as part of FE's celebration of Black History Month.
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Assistant Secretary Steven Winberg Speaks to STEM Students
Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg spoke to high school and middle school students at the West Virginia Regional Science Bowl.
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Fossil Fuels Fight the Freeze
During the recent cold snap that hit the United States, fossil fuels played an important role in meeting increased electricity demand.
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Two DOE-Supported Projects Receive Awards for Carbon Capture Technologies
Petra Nova and the National Carbon Capture Center won awards for their outstanding efforts in clean coal technologies.
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Deputy Assistant Secretary Speaks at U.S.-China Oil and Gas Industry Forum
Deputy Assistant Secretary, Rob Smith, spoke at the 17th annual U.S.-China Oil and Gas Industry Forum held in Ningbo, China.
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Secretary Perry Speaks at Natural Gas Development Workshop in Cape Town, South Africa
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry spoke on Monday, October 23, at the Workshop on Sharing Natural Gas Development in Cape Town, South Africa.
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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: Gabby Intihar Plays a Vital Role at DOE
In recognition of National Hispanic Heritage Month, FE is spotlighting some of the extraordinary people of Hispanic heritage on our team.
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Refiners Find Relief from Hurricane Harvey in the Strategic Petroleum Reserve
The impacts of Hurricane Harvey were widespread. The Strategic Petroleum Reserve stepped in to mitigate the effects of the hurricane on refiners.
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DOE Accepting 2018 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Applications
The Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy is now accepting applications for the 2018 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program.
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DOE Research Helping to Reduce Risks of Offshore Oil, Gas Development
The United States has abundant offshore oil and gas resources and they are an important part of our nation's energy portfolio.
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16,067,208 Metric Tons of CO2 Injected as of January 3, 2018
16,067,208 Metric Tons of CO2 has been Injected as of January 3, 2018.
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Infographics

INFOGRAPHIC: Fossil Fuels Fight the Freeze
This infographic details how fossil fuels were used to meet the increased power demand during the cold snap at the beginning of the year.
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INFOGRAPHIC: The Acid Rain Story
Infographic: The Acid Rain Story
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INFOGRAPHIC: Rare Earth Elements from Coal?
INFOGRAPHIC: Rare Earth Elements from Coal?
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INFOGRAPHIC: 5 Facts About the Impact of DOE Research and the Shale Revolution
From a Diamond Drill Bit to a Renaissance in American Manufacturing: 5 Facts About the Impact of DOE Research and the Shale Revolution.
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INFOGRAPHIC: 6 Things You May Not Know About Coal
INFOGRAPHIC: 6 Things You May Not Know About Coal
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