Steven Winberg

Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy

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Steven Winberg, Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy

As Assistant Secretary, Steven Winberg is responsible for the management and oversight of FE’s research and development program, encompassing coal, oil, and natural gas, as well as the Office of Petroleum Reserves.

Mr. Winberg has 39 years of experience in the energy industry. He began his career at the engineering firm Foster Wheeler as an engineer on coal-fired utility boilers. From there, he spent 14 years with Consolidated Natural Gas working in a variety of positions before becoming Vice President for CONSOL Energy Research & Development. Immediately prior to coming to DOE, Mr. Winberg served as a Senior Program Manager at Battelle Memorial Institute.

Over the span of his career, Mr. Winberg has participated in a number of policy and energy initiatives.  He has also gained extensive experience in numerous energy technologies, including advanced fossil energy combustion, coal-to-liquids, fluidized bed combustion, emulsified fuels, fuel cells, alternative fuel vehicles, and carbon utilization.

Mr. Winberg received a bachelor’s degree in nuclear science from the State University of New York Maritime College in 1978 and an MBA from the University of Pittsburgh in 1991. 

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Africa Oil Week Keynote 2019
November 5, 2019
Remarks of Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg as prepared at Africa Oil Week in Cape Town, South Africa.
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Shale Insight 2019
October 25, 2019
Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg Speaks at Shale Insight 2019
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North American Gas Forum
October 22, 2019
Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg Speaks at North American Gas Forum.
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IPHE Cross Cutting Workshop: Potential of Hydrogen Energy for Energy Transition
October 1, 2019
Remarks of Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg as prepared at the IPHE Cross Cutting Workshop.
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International Conference on Carbon Recycling: Industry-Academia-Government Session
October 1, 2019
Remarks of Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg as prepared at the International Conference on Carbon Recycling.
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2nd Hydrogen Energy Ministerial Meeting
October 1, 2019
Remarks of ASFE Steven Winberg as prepared at the 2nd Hydrogen Energy Ministerial Meeting.
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2019 Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage, and Oil and Gas Technologies Integrated Project Review Meeting
August 26, 2019
Remarks of Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg.
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Independent Oil and Gas Association of West Virginia
August 6, 2019
Remarks of Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg as prepared at the Independent Oil and Gas Association of West Virginia.
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AIChE Annual Carbon Management Technology Conference
July 16, 2019
The remarks of ASFE Steven Winberg as prepared at the AIChE Annual Carbon Management Technology Conference in Houston, TX on July 16, 2019.
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