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July 18, 2018
ASFE Winberg at REE Extraction Facility
Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Speaks at Commissioning of Rare Earth Extraction Facility
ASFE Steven Winberg delivered remarks at the commissioning ceremony for West Virginia University’s Rare Earth Extraction Facility.
June 28, 2018
Steve Winberg giving remarks at WGC
Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Winberg Participates in the World Gas Conference
The Office of Fossil Energy participated in the 27th World Gas Conference this week.
June 21, 2018
International Index of Energy Security Risk: Assessing Risk in a Global Energy Market
Foreword: Global Energy Institute’s International Index of Energy Security Risk
This year’s International Index shows the U.S. was in 2016 the second-most energy secure country of the 25 large energy consuming countries.
May 31, 2018
Department of Energy Chief of Staff, Brian McCormack, welcomed participants.
FE Welcomes 2018 Mickey Leland Energy Fellows
Fossil Energy welcomed 60 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship participants at the annual kickoff event.
May 21, 2018
Carbon Capture and the Low-Carbon Economy
Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette on how carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) can help foster a global clean energy economy.
May 17, 2018
Secretary Perry Speaking at the World Coal Association Conference
Small-Scale Modular Coal-Fired Plants of the Future
DOE is working to advance research and development on small-scale, modular coal-based power plants for the future.
May 9, 2018
Portrait of Barbara k in a lab
NETL’s Barbara Kutchko Named Finalist for Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medals
The Partnership for Public Service has selected Barbara Kutchko as a finalist for the 2018 Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medals.
April 4, 2018
Energy imports graphic
CHART: U.S. net energy imports in 2017 fell to their lowest levels since 1982
Total U.S. energy imports are down while exports are shattering records.
March 30, 2018
Collage of Amishi Kumar and Natenna Dobson
FE Closes Out Women's History Month with Employee Spotlight
The Office of Fossil Energy is closing out Women’s History Month by highlighting two women who are making valuable contributions to FE.
March 23, 2018
FE Celebrates Women's History Month
FE Celebrates Women's History Month with Employee Spotlight
In celebration of Women’s History Month, we’re putting the spotlight on three women who are having an impact on the Office of Fossil Energy.
March 22, 2018
cooling towers from power plant
Water Wins with Innovative Research at NETL
In celebration of World Water Day, we’re sharing some of our innovative water conservation projects.
February 27, 2018
Dr. Olayinka Ogunsola, Senior Program Manager within the Office of Fossil Energy's Office of Oil and Natural Gas
Office of Fossil Energy Celebrates Black History Month: Dr. Olayinka Ogunsola
Learn more about Dr. Olayinka Ogunsola, Senior Program Manager for FE's Office of Oil and Natural Gas, for FE's celebration of Black History Month.
February 26, 2018
montage of microscopy images
NETL Uses High-Tech Microscopy Tools to Tackle 21st-Century Energy Challenges
Researchers at NETL use an array of microscopy tools to advance key energy research, particularly research related to fossil energy.
February 14, 2018
Dr. Quinta Warren, an American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow in the Office of Fossil Energy
Office of Fossil Energy Celebrates Black History Month: Dr. Quinta Warren
Get to know American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow Dr. Quinta Warren, as part of FE's celebration of Black History Month.
February 13, 2018
Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy speaks to students about STEM at the West Virginia Regional Science Bowl.
Assistant Secretary Steven Winberg Speaks to STEM Students
Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg spoke to high school and middle school students at the West Virginia Regional Science Bowl.
January 12, 2018
Cars Driving in Blizzard
Fossil Fuels Fight the Freeze
During the recent cold snap that hit the United States, fossil fuels played an important role in meeting increased electricity demand.
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.
November 22, 2017
Deputy Assistant Secretary, Rob Smith
Deputy Assistant Secretary Speaks at U.S.-China Oil and Gas Industry Forum
Deputy Assistant Secretary, Rob Smith, spoke at the 17th annual U.S.-China Oil and Gas Industry Forum held in Ningbo, China.
October 25, 2017
Secretary Perry speaking at Africa Oil Week
Secretary Perry Speaks at Natural Gas Development Workshop in Cape Town, South Africa
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry spoke on Monday, October 23, at the Workshop on Sharing Natural Gas Development in Cape Town, South Africa.
October 16, 2017
Gabby Intihar, Senior Program Manager
Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: Gabby Intihar Plays a Vital Role at DOE
In recognition of National Hispanic Heritage Month, FE is spotlighting some of the extraordinary people of Hispanic heritage on our team.
October 5, 2017
Hurricane Harvey, photo courtesy of NASA
Refiners Find Relief from Hurricane Harvey in the Strategic Petroleum Reserve
The impacts of Hurricane Harvey were widespread. The Strategic Petroleum Reserve stepped in to mitigate the effects of the hurricane on refiners.
October 4, 2017
2017 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship class
DOE Accepting 2018 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Applications
The Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy is now accepting applications for the 2018 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program.
September 29, 2017
Offshore oil and gas
DOE Research Helping to Reduce Risks of Offshore Oil, Gas Development
The United States has abundant offshore oil and gas resources and they are an important part of our nation's energy portfolio.
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.
August 1, 2017
Researchers aboard the Helix – Q4000 during the May 2017 Green Canyon expedition.
Pristine Gas Hydrate Samples Recovered in the Gulf of Mexico
A DOE-sponsored research team recovered pristine samples of high-quality gas hydrates — the first pressurized core samples ever collected in the US.