Press Releases and Techlines

DOE Announces Contract Awards For Latest Crude Oil Sales From The Strategic Petroleum Reserve
Releases Are Part of President Biden’s Actions to Help Protect Americans from Putin’s Price Hike at the Pump, Contributing to Historic Drop in Gas Prices
August 11, 2022
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DOE Announces $32 Million to Reduce Methane Emissions from Oil and Gas Sector
The DOE announced up to $32 million in funding toward the research and development of new monitoring, measurement, and mitigation technologies to help detect, quantify, and reduce methane emissions across oil and natural gas producing regions of the U.S.
August 5, 2022
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DOE Announces Up to $6 Million to Develop Useful Products from Coal and Coal Wastes
DOE's Office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management has announced up to $6 million available for research and development projects that will repurpose domestic coal resources for products that can be employed in clean energy technologies.
August 1, 2022
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DOE Issues Fifth Emergency Notice of Sale of Crude Oil From the Strategic Petroleum Reserve
The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management (FECM) today announced an additional Notice of Sale of up to 20 million additional barrels of crude oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR).
July 26, 2022
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