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February 8, 2018
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
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 1, 2018
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.
January 11, 2018
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.
December 14, 2017
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 13, 2017
FE Assistant Secretary “Optimistic” About Coal, Technology Advances at Washington Coal Club Event
ASFE Steven Winberg said today that because of the Trump Administration’s energy policies, “We have reason to be optimistic about coal.”
December 7, 2017
National Carbon Capture Center
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.
December 6, 2017
Assistant Secretary Steven Winberg Leads Policy Group During CSLF Meeting in UAE
ASFE Steven Winberg led the Policy Group meeting at the 7th Ministerial Meeting of the Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
December 5, 2017
Departments of Energy & Commerce Co-chair Third Meeting of U.S.-Mexico Energy Business Council
The binational private sector council has submitted and prioritized numerous consensus recommendations designed to increase trade.
December 1, 2017
ASFE Steven Winberg Speaks at U.S.–China Clean Coal Industry Forum
Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy (ASFE) Steven Winberg spoke at the 2017 U.S.–China Clean Coal Industry Forum on November 30, 2017.
November 29, 2017
High Concentrations of Rare Earth Elements Found in American Coal Basins
Concentrated samples found in Illinois, Northern Appalachian, Central Appalachian, Rocky Mountain Coal Basins are greater than 300 parts per million.
November 20, 2017
NRAP Software Developers Win Prestigious R&D 100 Award
R&D Magazine has selected the NRAP Toolset developed by Fossil Energy's NETL as one of the 100 most technologically significant products of 2017.
November 16, 2017
Department of Energy Announces up to $5.5 Million for Advanced Turbine Technology Projects
The Department of Energy announced up to $5.5 million in federal funding for research and development projects to advance turbine technology.
November 15, 2017
DOE to Invest $8.6 Million in Innovative Technologies to Enhance Fossil Energy Power System Efficiency
The Office of Fossil Energy has selected 12 projects to receive $8.6 million to develop technologies to enhance fossil energy power systems.
November 7, 2017
Two Projects to Receive $8 Million for Offshore Carbon Storage Resources and Technology Development in the Gulf of Mexico
The Office of Fossil Energy has selected two projects to receive $8 million for research for offshore carbon storage and technology development.
October 26, 2017
Energy Department Selects Two Projects to Ensure Safe Storage of Carbon in Geological Formations
The Department of Energy has selected two projects to receive federal funding for R&D for the safe storage of CO2 in geological formations.
October 26, 2017
DOE Awards University of North Dakota Contract to Sample and Characterize Coal-Based Resources Containing Rare Earth Elements
The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded the University of North Dakota a 2-year, $1.5 million contract for research related to rare earth elements.
October 23, 2017
DOE-Supported Petra Nova Captures More Than 1 Million Tons of CO2
The Petra Nova project has captured more than 1 million tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) for use in enhanced oil recovery (EOR).
October 20, 2017
Energy Department Invests $12 Million in Coal Combustion Projects
FE has selected nine projects to receive approximately $12 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development projects.
October 17, 2017
Department of Energy Announces Up to $26 Million in Funding Opportunity for Transformational Carbon Capture Technologies
Selected projects will support DOE’s Carbon Capture Program.
October 11, 2017
DOE-Supported CO2-Capture Project Hits Major Milestone: 4 Million Metric Tons
A large-scale DOE-supported carbon dioxide (CO2) capture technology has captured and transported its 4-millionth metric ton of CO2.
October 3, 2017
DOE to Invest $16 Million for Radically Engineered Modular Systems
REMS takes advantage of cost reductions that can be realized through mass production and learning-curve effects in lieu of traditional scale-up.
September 28, 2017
DOE Announces Nine New Projects to Advance Technology Development for the Recovery of Rare Earth Elements from Coal and Coal By-products
The development of an economically competitive supply of REEs will help to maintain the nation’s economic growth and national security.
September 22, 2017
The project is the first commercial-scale saline storage project in the United States.
Official Celebration Launches Illinois ICCS Project
The ICCS project is the first commercial-scale saline storage project in the United States.
September 22, 2017
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces $36 Million for Projects to Advance Carbon Capture Technologies
Projects will continue the development of carbon capture technologies to either the engineering scale or to a commercial design.