Office of Fossil Energy

News

Department of Energy Announces $39 Million for Oil and Natural Gas R&D Projects
Projects aim to improve oil and natural gas technologies.
April 16, 2019
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Energy Department Announces Intent to Fund Gasification Research
Fossil Energy has issued a Notice of Intent for projects on next-generation coal gasification technologies.
April 16, 2019
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Department of Energy Announces $100M in Investments in Coal FIRST
Flexible, Innovative, Resilient, Small, and Transformative initiative aims to develop coal plants of the future.
April 12, 2019
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President Trump Signs Executive Orders Paving the Way for Energy Infrastructure Development
Executive Orders promote energy infrastructure, economic growth and cross border permitting.
April 10, 2019
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Department of Energy Announces $87 Million for Coal Research and Development Projects
R&D projects for coal-fueled power plants and technologies will fall under five separate funding opportunity announcements.
April 10, 2019
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DOE Announces $20 Million for a Regional Initiative to Accelerate Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage
Projects will help identify and address regional storage and transport challenges currently facing the development of CCUS.
April 1, 2019
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Energy Department Invests Additional $5 Million for Carbon Capture and Storage Projects
The Office of Fossil Energy invests an additional $5 million for carbon capture and storage projects.
March 29, 2019
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U.S. Department of Energy Issues Request for Information for Strategies to Improve Emission Reduction Technologies
The Office of Fossil Energy issued a Request for Information for strategies for improving or creating emission-reduction or utilization technologies.
March 25, 2019
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Department of Energy Announces Contract Awards for Sale of Crude Oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve
The Department of Energy announced that is has awarded contracts for the recent Strategic Petroleum Reserve crude oil sale.
March 22, 2019
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U.S. Department of Energy Announces $30 Million for Front-End Engineering Design Studies for Carbon Capture Systems
Projects will support studies for CO2 systems on both coal and natural gas power plants.
March 14, 2019
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Blog

FE Staff Receive Gears of Government Awards
FE's Kimberly Rasar and Kenneth Vincent received Gears of Government Awards for their outstanding performance.
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In Case You Missed It (ICYMI)
Office of Fossil Energy Issues $176.3 in Funding Opportunities in First Three Months of 2019.
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FE Tours Japanese Clean Coal Facility with Commissioners
Coal DAS Lou Hrkman accompanied five U.S. state utility commissioners on a tour of a local ultra-supercritical coal plant facility.
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ASFE Winberg Shares Potential of U.S. Fossil Energy at CERA Week
Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg attended CERA Week in Houston, Texas.
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The Office of Fossil Energy Celebrates Women’s History Month: Karrnett Davis
In celebration of Women’s History Month, we’re recognizing the leadership of some determined women who are setting a positive example within FE.
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Office of Fossil Energy Celebrates Black History Month: Sheneè Turner
The Office of Fossil Energy is celebrating Black History Month by spotlighting members of our staff whose exemplary work furthers the mission of FE.
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We’re Thankful for NETL this Holiday Season
The Office of Fossil Energy is thankful for all of the great contributions from our lab the National Energy Technology Laboratory throughout the year.
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Fossil Fuels Power the Winter Season
During the colder winter months, homes need more heat and electricity. Fossil fuels play an important role in meeting increased energy demands.
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ASFE Winberg Attends Global CCUS Conference in Scotland
On November 29, ASFE Winberg attended a conference in Edinburgh, Scotland, where he participated on a panel and highlighted U.S. CCUS work.
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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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Fun and interesting facts about fossil energy and FE research

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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
Get information on funding and business opportunities with the Office of Fossil Energy
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Infographics

INFOGRAPHIC: Coal-Fired Plants of the Future
INFOGRAPHIC: Coal-Fired Plants of the Future
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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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