Press Releases & Techlines
September 19, 2016
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected eight projects to develop enabling technologies for advanced combustion systems, including oxy-combustion and chemical looping–based power systems. The total estimated federal investment in the eight projects exceeds $10 million. Funding amounts may vary as negotiations progress.
September 15, 2016
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the selection of six multi-year research projects to receive $3.8 million in funding that will enhance the understanding of methane hydrate system behaviors when subjected to natural, environmental, or induced production-related changes, helping to determine both the production viability of a vast source of natural gas and to assess the role of gas hydrate in the larger global climate cycle.
September 8, 2016
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August 25, 2016
- Keeping Cool with Carbon Capture Technologies
September 21, 2016 2:00 PM
The same technology that keeps certain toxins from leaving a power plant is now cleaning indoor air...and saving money!
- NETL Researchers Develop Way to Harness Gold to Help Fight Climate Change
September 19, 2016 2:45 PM
Carbon capture is a key component in U.S. energy strategy—but after the greenhouse gas has been captured, scientists are still working out what to do with it! One laboratory at the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) has focused on using the captured carbon as a potential supply of industrially valuable chemicals and fuels.