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Energy Department Announces Intent to Fund Enhanced Oil Recovery Research
The Office of Fossil Energy issued a Notice of Intent to fund cost-shared projects that reduce risks associated with enhanced oil recovery.
October 10, 2018
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DOE and DHS Co-Chair Oil and Natural Gas Subsector Coordinating Council and Energy Government Coordinating Council Meeting
Meeting aimed at advancing joint initiatives to enhance the security and resilience of the Nation’s oil and natural gas infrastructure.
October 4, 2018
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U.S. Department of Energy Issues Notice of Intent for Funding Opportunity Announcement to Improve Recovery of Unconventional Oil and Natu...
The Energy Department has issued a Notice of Intent for an upcoming unconventional oil and natural gas Funding Opportunity Announcement.
October 4, 2018
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Department of Energy Announces $30 Million for Transformational Carbon Capture Technologies
Selected projects will support the development of solvent, sorbent, and membrane technologies.
September 27, 2018
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Energy Department Announces Selections for First-Round Solicitation under the High Performance Computing for Materials Program
The U.S. Department of Energy announces $2.7M in funding for nine projects that fall under the High Performance Computing for Materials Program.
September 26, 2018
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DOE-NETL-Supported Research Cruise Racks Up Methane Hydrate Data Successes
A recent interagency federal research cruise has confirmed previously detected methane hydrates and discovered new deposits.
September 20, 2018
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U.S. Becomes World’s Largest Crude Oil Producer and Department of Energy Authorizes Short Term Natural Gas Exports
In June and August, the United States surpassed Russia in crude oil production for the first time since February 1999.
September 13, 2018
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Department of Energy Announces Contract Awards for Sale of Crude Oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve
The Office of Fossil Energy announced today that contracts have been awarded from the recent Strategic Petroleum Reserve crude oil sale.
September 7, 2018
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Energy Department Invests $7M to Advance Associated Geological Storage
The Office of Fossil Energy has selected two projects to receive approximately $7 million to advance associated geological storage.
August 28, 2018
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The Strategic Petroleum Reserves Announces a Notice of Sale of Crude Oil
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy announced today a Notice of Sale for crude oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
August 20, 2018
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The Role of High Performance Computing in Energy Research
High performance computing is transforming the way energy scientists are conducting their research and development.
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ASFE Steven Winberg Speaks at the U.S.-China Oil and Gas Industry Forum
On September 18–20, the Office of Fossil Energy participated in the 18th annual U.S.–China Oil and Gas Industry Forum in Houston, Texas.
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FE Accepting 2019 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Applications
The Office of Fossil Energy is now accepting applications for the 2019 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program.
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FE Staff Receive Secretary of Energy’s Achievement Award for 2017 Hurricane Response Efforts
Three Office of Fossil Energy staff members received the distinguished Secretary of Energy’s Achievement Award last week.
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Assistant Secretary Steven Winberg Helps Inaugurate First Natural Gas Power Plant in Panama, Signs MOU
Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg traveled to the Republic of Panama to help inaugurate the AES Colon Natural Gas Power Plant.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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FE Welcomes 2018 Mickey Leland Energy Fellows
Fossil Energy welcomed 60 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship participants at the annual kickoff event.
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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.
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16,067,208 Metric Tons of CO2 Injected as of January 3, 2018
16,067,208 Metric Tons of CO2 has been Injected as of January 3, 2018.
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Solicitations and Business Opportunities

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Infographics

INFOGRAPHIC: Fossil Fuels and American Energy Dominance
INFOGRAPHIC: Fossil Fuels and American Energy Dominance
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INFOGRAPHIC: 10 Things Made from Coal and Coal By-Products
Infographic: 10 Things Made from Coal and Coal By-Products
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INFOGRAPHIC: Fossil Fuels Fight the Freeze
This infographic details how fossil fuels were used to meet the increased power demand during the cold snap at the beginning of the year.
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INFOGRAPHIC: The Acid Rain Story
Infographic: The Acid Rain Story
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INFOGRAPHIC: Rare Earth Elements from Coal?
INFOGRAPHIC: Rare Earth Elements from Coal?
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INFOGRAPHIC: 5 Facts About the Impact of DOE Research and the Shale Revolution
From a Diamond Drill Bit to a Renaissance in American Manufacturing: 5 Facts About the Impact of DOE Research and the Shale Revolution.
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INFOGRAPHIC: 6 Things You May Not Know About Coal
INFOGRAPHIC: 6 Things You May Not Know About Coal
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