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U.S. Department of Energy to Invest $28.35M in Advanced Processing of Rare Earth Elements and Critical Minerals for Industrial and Manufa...
U.S. Department of Energy to Invest $28.35M in Advanced Processing of REE and CM for Industrial and Manufacturing Applications
January 20, 2021
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DOE Announces Intent to Fund Projects to Develop Algae-Based CO2 Utilization
DOE Announces Intent to Fund Projects to Develop Algae-Based CO2 Utilization
January 20, 2021
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U.S. Department of Energy Announces $15 Million in Funding Opportunities for Direct Air Capture Technologies
U.S. Department of Energy Announces $15 Million in Funding Opportunities for Direct Air Capture Technologies
January 20, 2021
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DOE Announces $160 Million for Projects to Improve Fossil-Based Hydrogen Production, Transport, Storage, and Utilization
DOE Announces $160 Million for Projects to Improve Fossil-Based Hydrogen Production, Transport, Storage, and Utilization
January 15, 2021
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Department of Energy Launches Minerals Sustainability Division to Enable the Ongoing Transformation of the U.S. Energy System and Help Se...
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy announced the establishment of a Division of Minerals Sustainability.
January 15, 2021
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Department of Energy Seeks Industry Input on FY21 Sales of Crude Oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy currently plans to sell crude oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
January 14, 2021
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Department of Energy Releases Report on Economic and National Security Impacts of a Hydraulic Fracturing Ban
Department of Energy delivered a new report to the President on negative impacts of the ill-conceived hydraulic fracturing ban some have proposed.
January 14, 2021
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Department of Energy Issues Spanish Language Report on Benefits of U.S. Oil and Natural Gas
Department of Energy Issues Spanish Language Report on Benefits of U.S. Oil and Natural Gas
January 7, 2021
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Department of Energy Extends Fourth Set of LNG Export Authorizations Through 2050
Today, the Department of Energy extended the terms of five long-term liquefied natural gas export authorizations through 2050.
December 31, 2020
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Department of Energy Issues Report on Management and Beneficial Reuse of Used Lubricating Oil
Today DOE issued a report to Congress including recommendations for increasing the beneficial reuse of used oils and lubricants.
December 23, 2020
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Blog

Fossil Energy’s Year in Review
Fossil Energy’s Year in Review: 2020 Highlights
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Assistant Secretary Steven Winberg Will Speak at Africa Oil Week Virtual
ASFE Steven Winberg will take part in a session titled ‘The Energy Debate: Natural Gas vs. Renewables’ at Africa Oil Week Virtual on October 7, 2020.
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NETL-Supported Project Develops Flexible Rare Earth Element Extraction Method from Low-Rank Coal Ash
NETL-Supported Project Develops Flexible REE Extraction Method from Low-Rank Coal Ash
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DOE Field Laboratory on Alaska’s North Slope Demonstrates Early Success Using Polymer Flood for Heavy Oil EOR
DOE and its partners are investing in the first-ever polymer flood field pilot on the Alaska North Slope.
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Produced Water: From a Waste to a Resource
FE is funding several R&D projects aimed at reducing the cost of treating and reusing produced water.
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The MLEF Experience – Part II
Since 1995, almost 1,000 students have supported DOE in helping the Nation meet the energy challenges of the future through this research fellowship.
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The MLEF Experience
MLEF alumni share their experiences, project summaries, and advice for future program participants.
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NETL-Supported Project Develops Promising REE Extraction Method from Coal Refuse
Researchers developed a safe and efficient processing technology that extracts and concentrates rare earth elements from coal refuse material.
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In Case You Missed It (ICYMI)
ICYMI, we hope you enjoy catching up on some of FE’s highlights from this quarter.
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NETL-funded Cooperative Agreement Develops New Rare Earth Element Extraction Sorbent
Wayne State University (WSU) researchers produced a potentially economically viable concentration of rare earth elements from domestic coal fly ash.
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Fact Sheets

U.S. LNG Exports - A Shared and Continuing Success Story
U.S. natural gas industry and Department of Energy successfully developed new technologies to make the U.S. the world’s largest natural gas producer.
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U.S. Oil and Natural Gas Report Fact Sheet
U.S. Oil and Natural Gas Report Fact Sheet
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Hydrogen Strategy Fact Sheet
Hydrogen Strategy Fact Sheet
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Infographics

INFOGRAPHIC: Liquefied Natural Gas
Liquefied Natural Gas Infographic
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INFOGRAPHIC: Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage
Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage Infographic.
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INFOGRAPHIC: Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship
Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) infographic
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INFOGRAPHIC: Strategic Petroleum Reserve
Strategic Petroleum Reserve: Providing Energy Security for America
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