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Jefferson City News Tribune
Katharine Hayhoe talks climate scienceit's undercutting coal. In America, renewable energy sources are creating new
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
it's undercutting coal. In America, renewable energy sources are creating new employment opportunities. According to a U.S. Department of Energy report, the solar energy industry already employs twice as many people as coal, gas and oil power... Read more
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EuroNews
Why It's Unclear When Puerto Rico Will Get Power BackA team of New York electricity-transmission workers and a pair of drone operato
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
A team of New York electricity-transmission workers and a pair of drone operators arrived in San Juan Friday to help the reeling government of Puerto Rico begin to measure the damage to the U.S. territory's power grid. The entire island remained... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Congressional power comes to EPB for energizing new type of batterytechnology and the DOE labs that provided the research for the commercial ventu
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
technology and the DOE labs that provided the research for the commercial venture. EPB's project is a partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Sandia National Laboratories, and Pacific Northwest National... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Venetian, Palazzo recognized for energy saving techniquesLas Vegas (KTNV) - Some Las Vegas strip casinos are getting noticed by Washingt
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted yesterday
Las Vegas (KTNV) - Some Las Vegas strip casinos are getting noticed by Washington. The U.S. Department of Energy is calling The Venetian, and other Sands properties, leaders in saving energy and water. "There's a moral and social obligation that we... Read more
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Business Wire
Five Steps to Ready Your Home for a Cozy and Budget-Friendly Fallup the heat as you near your home, allow you to make adjustments remotely from
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
up the heat as you near your home, allow you to make adjustments remotely from your phone, and much more. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, you can save as much as 10 percent a year in energy usage (and on your utility bills) by making... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
EPB Energizes Flow Battery To Better Serve Customers And Support National Grid Modernization Effortsconducting research that will benefit people across the United States.” EPB’s
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
conducting research that will benefit people across the United States.” EPB’s project constitutes a partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Sandia National Laboratories, and Pacific Northwest National... Read more
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The News & Observer
Atlantic Coast Pipeline would fuel growth of NC manufacturingthey are the fourth highest in the southeastern U.S., according to the Energy I
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
they are the fourth highest in the southeastern U.S., according to the Energy Information Administration, a unit of the U.S. Department of Energy. On average, industrial buyers of electricity in North Carolina paid 6.23 cents per kilowatt hour... Read more
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Raw Story
Power crews scramble to Puerto Rico after Maria smashes its gridAuthority (PREPA) reported almost 100 percent of its 1.5 million customers were
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
Authority (PREPA) reported almost 100 percent of its 1.5 million customers were without power as of late Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Energy said in an update on the hurricane’s impact on Thursday, after Maria’s winds snapped trees and... Read more
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Reuters
Power crews scramble to Puerto Rico after Maria smashes its gridAuthority (PREPA) reported almost 100 percent of its 1.5 million customers were
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Authority (PREPA) reported almost 100 percent of its 1.5 million customers were without power as of late Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Energy said in an update on the hurricane’s impact on Thursday, after Maria’s winds snapped trees and... Read more
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Daily Press
Federal judge considers Surry-Skiffes Creek power line projectplace before it shut down its coal-fired generating units at Yorktown Power Sta
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
place before it shut down its coal-fired generating units at Yorktown Power Station, which it did in April. In July, the U.S. Department of Energy issued an emergency order allowing Dominion to operate the plant, even though it violates federal... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Seaweed as fuel? Grants help fund research in Mississippigrant will help pay for scientists at the University of Southern Mississippi do
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
grant will help pay for scientists at the University of Southern Mississippi do research on the uses of seaweed. The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded the school two grants totaling $1 million. One will pay for research on using seaweed... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil set for biggest 3Q rise since 2004, Iraq hints at OPEC extensionmillion barrels in the week to Sept. 15 to 470.3 million, compared with expecta
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
million barrels in the week to Sept. 15 to 470.3 million, compared with expectations of a 3.5 million barrel increase. The U.S. Department of Energy releases official data on inventories and refinery activity later on Wednesday. (By Amanda Cooper;... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil set for biggest 3Q rise since 2004, Iraq hints at OPEC extensionmillion barrels in the week to Sept. 15 to 470.3 million, compared with expecta
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
million barrels in the week to Sept. 15 to 470.3 million, compared with expectations of a 3.5 million barrel increase. The U.S. Department of Energy releases official data on inventories and refinery activity later on Wednesday. (By Amanda Cooper;... Read more
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The News & Observer
Gas is getting cheaper in NC, but we’re not seeing big drops. Here’s why.get back online after the storm. As of Monday, six Gulf Coast refineries were o
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
get back online after the storm. As of Monday, six Gulf Coast refineries were operating at reduced rates, according to the U.S. Department of Energy, while five were in the process of restarting and three remained shut down. Meanwhile, Hurricane... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. nuclear reactors face uphill challenge, despite lower emissionson new projects, Japan’s Fukushima accident in 2011, and multiple plant closure
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
on new projects, Japan’s Fukushima accident in 2011, and multiple plant closures have the industry on its heels again. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) expects nuclear’s percentage of the power mix to drop to 11 percent by 2050 from the current... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil set for strongest third quarter since 2004barrels in the week to Sept. 15 to 470.3 million, compared with expectations fo
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
barrels in the week to Sept. 15 to 470.3 million, compared with expectations for an increase of 3.5 million barrels. The U.S. Department of Energy releases official data on inventories and refinery activity later on Wednesday. (Additional... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil set for strongest third quarter since 2004barrels in the week to Sept. 15 to 470.3 million, compared with expectations fo
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
barrels in the week to Sept. 15 to 470.3 million, compared with expectations for an increase of 3.5 million barrels. The U.S. Department of Energy releases official data on inventories and refinery activity later on Wednesday. (Additional... Read more
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Reuters
Oil set for strongest third quarter since 2004, Iraq hints at OPEC extensionbarrels in the week to Sept. 15 to 470.3 million, compared with expectations fo
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
barrels in the week to Sept. 15 to 470.3 million, compared with expectations for an increase of 3.5 million barrels. The U.S. Department of Energy releases official data on inventories and refinery activity later on Wednesday. Additional... Read more
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EuroNews
U.S. nuclear reactors face uphill challenge, despite lower emissionson new projects, Japan’s Fukushima accident in 2011, and multiple plant closure
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
on new projects, Japan’s Fukushima accident in 2011, and multiple plant closures have the industry on its heels again. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) expects nuclear’s percentage of the power mix to drop to 11 percent by 2050 from the current... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
College Night gives students, parents opportunity to prepareto provide information regarding degree programs, admissions requirements and s
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 4 days ago
to provide information regarding degree programs, admissions requirements and scholarship opportunities. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy-Savannah River Operations Office, Savannah River Nuclear Solutions and iHeartMedia, College Night... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil rises after Iraq signals possible OPEC cut extensiondelivery hub rose by 422,000 barrels, API said. Official figures on stockpiles
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
delivery hub rose by 422,000 barrels, API said. Official figures on stockpiles and refinery runs will be released by the U.S. Department of Energy later on Wednesday. (Reporting by Aaron Sheldrick; Additional reporting by Henning Gloystein;... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil rises after Iraq signals possible OPEC cut extensiondelivery hub rose by 422,000 barrels, API said. Official figures on stockpiles
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
delivery hub rose by 422,000 barrels, API said. Official figures on stockpiles and refinery runs will be released by the U.S. Department of Energy later on Wednesday. (Reporting by Aaron Sheldrick; Additional reporting by Henning Gloystein;... Read more
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Reuters
Oil rises after Iraq signals possible OPEC cut extensionfor an increase of 3.5 million barrels. Crude stocks at the Cushing, Oklahoma,
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
for an increase of 3.5 million barrels. Crude stocks at the Cushing, Oklahoma, delivery hub rose by 422,000 barrels, API said. Official figures on stockpiles and refinery runs will be released by the U.S. Department of Energy later on We... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida may set up gasoline reserve for hurricanesthat may have kept some from evacuating and may hinder recovery efforts going f
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
that may have kept some from evacuating and may hinder recovery efforts going forward,” wrote Nelson in a letter to the U.S. Department of Energy. Nelson said the state wasn’t adequately prepared, while other officials said more underground... Read more
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Business Wire
Drone Security Issues to Be Focus of Two-Part Educational Session at Drone World ExpoChief Information Security Officer, Major League Baseball Dr. Gerald Curry, De
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
Chief Information Security Officer, Major League Baseball Dr. Gerald Curry, Deputy Associate Under Secretary for Security, U.S. Department of Energy Lisa Ellman, Global UAS Practice Chair, Hogan Lovells; Co-Executive Director, Commercial Drone... Read more
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Slate
The Race to Build a Computer Powerful Enough to Predict the Futurepredictive policing systems). Building an exascale computer is a national-leve
Slate / Posted 6 days ago
predictive policing systems). Building an exascale computer is a national-level project. And earlier this summer, the U.S. Department of Energy shelled out $258 billion to six different companies—Hewlett-Packard, Intel, Nvidia, Advanced Micro... Read more
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Salon.com
How solar power can protect the US military from threats to the electric gridattack. Without electricity from civilian power plants, the most advanced mili
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
attack. Without electricity from civilian power plants, the most advanced military in world history could be crippled. The U.S. Department of Energy has begged for new authority to defend against weaknesses in the grid in a nearly 500-page... Read more
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Raw Story
How solar power can protect the US military from threats to the electric gridattack. Without electricity from civilian power plants, the most advanced mili
Raw Story / Posted 7 days ago
attack. Without electricity from civilian power plants, the most advanced military in world history could be crippled. The U.S. Department of Energy has begged for new authority to defend against weaknesses in the grid in a nearly 500-page... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Contract extended for management of US nuclear dumpCARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Energy has extended a contract for
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 8 days ago
CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Energy has extended a contract for the management of the government's only underground nuclear waste repository that will allow the Nuclear Waste Partnership to continue operating the Waste Isolation Pilot... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Contract extended for management of US nuclear dumpCARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Energy has extended a contract for
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 8 days ago
CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Energy has extended a contract for the management of the government's only underground nuclear waste repository that will allow the Nuclear Waste Partnership to continue operating the Waste Isolation Pilot... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Wind energy has hit a lull in Californiaenergy in the state has never been better, but by other measurements growth has
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 9 days ago
energy in the state has never been better, but by other measurements growth has hit a lull for the past four years. The U.S. Department of Energy released its annual report analyzing technologies and markets for the wind industry, showing that... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
ORNL operator agrees to pay $120K settlement over classified info releaseData, including No Foreign." Oak Ridge National Laboratory receives a 94 out o
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 10 days ago
Data, including No Foreign." Oak Ridge National Laboratory receives a 94 out of 100 on its report card from the U.S. Department of Energy. Based on UT-Battelle's internal review, it appears the presentation contained classified... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Event highlights Nye County’s support for Yucca Mountainreporters and officials who gathered at the Pahrump Valley Museum on Friday. U
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 10 days ago
reporters and officials who gathered at the Pahrump Valley Museum on Friday. Under the 1982 Nuclear Waste Policy Act, the U.S. Department of Energy identified nine sites in six western states for the first repository, and 12 sites and 10 backup... Read more
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North Augusta Today
Subsidizing new nuclear power such as Vogtle reactors in nation’s interest, says expertdate for the reactors to come online in 2021 and 2022 will be extended. The com
North Augusta Today / Posted 11 days ago
date for the reactors to come online in 2021 and 2022 will be extended. The company has also been in talks with the U.S. Department of Energy about new loan guarantees in addition to those that are already saving customers $375 million,... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Michigan Attorney General Schuette joins Republican race for governorsupport to Trump once Trump secured the GOP nomination. Norm Hughes, a Tea Par
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 days ago
support to Trump once Trump secured the GOP nomination. Norm Hughes, a Tea Party activist from Metamora who worked in the U.S. Department of Energy and the Federal Emergency Management Agency during the administration of U.S. President Ronald... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan Attorney General Schuette joins Republican race for governorsupport to Trump once Trump secured the GOP nomination. Norm Hughes, a Tea Par
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
support to Trump once Trump secured the GOP nomination. Norm Hughes, a Tea Party activist from Metamora who worked in the U.S. Department of Energy and the Federal Emergency Management Agency during the administration of U.S. President Ronald... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Presidio of Monterey Energy Program earns two energy and water management awards for 2017Monterey >> The Presidio of Monterey was recently named a 2017 U.S. Department
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Monterey >> The Presidio of Monterey was recently named a 2017 U.S. Department of Energy Federal Energy and Water Management Award winner for the second time and has also nabbed the Secretary of the Army Energy and Water Management Award for the... Read more
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Business Wire
MPR Wins USACE Contractthe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) awarded MPR a $48 million, multi-year
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) awarded MPR a $48 million, multi-year contract to provide support services to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and other U.S. Government agencies on behalf of the USACE. The agreement enables MPR and its... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Plug into the electric car buzz firsthandThe U.S. Department of Energy reported in April 2017 that sales of electric veh
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 12 days ago
The U.S. Department of Energy reported in April 2017 that sales of electric vehicles increased nine-fold since their first full year of sales for the mass market in 2011, reaching an all-time high in 2016 of 160,000 electric vehicles sold. From... Read more
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The News & Observer
Gas prices have leveled off in NC. But here’s why they’re not headed down yet.because several of the Gulf Coast refineries that supply gasoline to the state
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
because several of the Gulf Coast refineries that supply gasoline to the state are not back online yet. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, five refineries remain shut down, six are in the process of restarting and at least five are... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago recycler charged with fraud hopes to salvage his side gig: pro sports agentwith his Chicago Heights-based recycling business, whose client roster once inc
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
with his Chicago Heights-based recycling business, whose client roster once included Texas Instruments, Tribune Co. and the U.S. Department of Energy. According to the federal indictment, Brundage fraudulently misrepresented to customers that the... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Gov. Mead to dedicate Jackson natural gas filling stationcollective efforts toward resiliency, commitment to cleaner fuels and support f
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 12 days ago
collective efforts toward resiliency, commitment to cleaner fuels and support for Wyoming's economy. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, compressed natural gas offers low cost and lower emissions than more traditional gasoline and... Read more
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Business Wire
TechAccel Invests in Unique Sprayable RNAi Pesticide TechnologyThe Center’s work is funded through competitive grants from many sources, inclu
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
The Center’s work is funded through competitive grants from many sources, including the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Energy, National Science Foundation and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. To keep up to date with... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Solar Power Generating More Electric Power Jobsthe largest share of workers in the electric power generation sector in the Uni
Arkansas Business / Posted 13 days ago
the largest share of workers in the electric power generation sector in the United States, according to a report from the U.S. Department of Energy. In 2016, solar technologies employed almost 374,000 workers or 43 percent of the workforce of the... Read more
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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
Fort Collins zero-energy district powers downand managed using a combination of renewable and traditional resources. The pr
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted 13 days ago
and managed using a combination of renewable and traditional resources. The project received a $6.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy and an addition $5 million in funding from local contributors. Partners included the city, Larimer... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
FEMA combats rumors during Hurricane Irmaof Florida is working to move as much fuel through the system as possible in or
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
of Florida is working to move as much fuel through the system as possible in order to replenish reduced stocks. Also, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is working with its interagency and private sector partners to ensure that fuel continues to... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Hurricane Irma rumor controlof Florida is working to move as much fuel through the system as possible in or
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 14 days ago
of Florida is working to move as much fuel through the system as possible in order to replenish reduced stocks. Also, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is working with its interagency and private sector partners to ensure that fuel continues to... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
FEMA combats rumors during Hurricane Irmaof Florida is working to move as much fuel through the system as possible in or
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 14 days ago
of Florida is working to move as much fuel through the system as possible in order to replenish reduced stocks. Also, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is working with its interagency and private sector partners to ensure that fuel continues to... Read more
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The New Canaan News
FEMA combats rumors during Hurricane Irmaof Florida is working to move as much fuel through the system as possible in or
The New Canaan News / Posted 14 days ago
of Florida is working to move as much fuel through the system as possible in order to replenish reduced stocks. Also, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is working with its interagency and private sector partners to ensure that fuel continues to... Read more
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Darien News-Review
FEMA combats rumors during Hurricane Irmaof Florida is working to move as much fuel through the system as possible in or
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
of Florida is working to move as much fuel through the system as possible in order to replenish reduced stocks. Also, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is working with its interagency and private sector partners to ensure that fuel continues to... Read more
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