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.
The Appalachian Energy and Petrochemical Renaissance
July 2, 2020
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Clean Coal Is Crucial for American Jobs, Energy Security, and National Supply Chains
June 26, 2020
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U.S.-India Strategic Partnership Forum Remarks
June 23, 2020
Remarks of ASFE Steven Winberg as prepared at the US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) on June 12, 2020
Small-Scale LNG Deployment in Central and Eastern Europe Workshop
February 6, 2020
Remarks of ASFE Steven Winberg as prepared at the Small-Scale LNG Deployment in Central and Eastern Workshop in Tirana, Albania.
Baker Hughes Annual Meeting
February 3, 2020
Remarks of Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg at the Baker Hughes Annual Meeting in Florence, Italy.
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.
Shale Insight 2019
October 25, 2019
Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg Speaks at Shale Insight 2019
North American Gas Forum
October 22, 2019
Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg Speaks at North American Gas Forum.