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Winberg Delivers Keynote Remarks at National Coal Council Meeting
ASFE Winberg's NCC remarks stressed the importance of upgrading existing coal-fired power plants and developing technologies for future coal plants.
April 16, 2018
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FE Announces New Head of Oil and Natural Gas Office
The Office of Fossil Energy announced today the appointment of Shawn Bennett as Deputy Assistant Secretary (DAS) for Oil and Natural Gas.
April 16, 2018
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Energy Department Announces up to $9M for Projects that Advance Associated Geologic Storage
The Office of Fossil Energy announced up to $9M in federal funding for projects that advance associated geological storage.
April 10, 2018
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NETL Releases Carbon Capture Simulation Toolset as Open Source Software
The Carbon Capture Simulation Initiative released the CCSI Toolset as open source software.
April 2, 2018
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NETL Study Highlights the Importance of Coal for Power Generation During “Bomb Cyclone” Power Demands
A new analysis indicates the importance of coal power generation to meet increased power demand during severe weather events.
March 27, 2018
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U.S. Department of Energy Announces $32.5 Million to Advance Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Technologies
Projects will enable efficient, cost-effective electricity generation from abundant domestic coal and natural gas resources.
March 15, 2018
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DOE Selects Research Projects to Receive $2.8M for the Advancement of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Technology
The Office of Fossil Energy has selected two solid oxide fuel cell technology projects to advance to Phase II.
March 14, 2018
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DOE Announces Notice of Sale of Crude Oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve
The Office of Fossil Energy announced today a notice of sale of up to 7 million of barrels of crude oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
March 8, 2018
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U.S. Department of Energy Announces Funding to Develop Technologies that Advance Understanding of Subsurface State of Stress
The Office of Fossil Energy announced up to $10.4 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development projects.
March 7, 2018
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U.S. Department of Energy Announces $7M Funding Opportunity for Transformational Pre-Combustion Carbon Capture Technologies
The Office of Fossil Energy has announced up to $7 million in federal funding for projects advancing carbon capture and separation systems.
March 6, 2018
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Water Wins with Innovative Research at NETL
In celebration of World Water Day, we’re sharing some of our innovative water conservation projects.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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 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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