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Department of Energy Announces $122 Million for Regional Initiative to Produce Rare Earth Elements and Critical Minerals

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced plans to make available $122 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development under the funding opportunity announcement (FOA) Carbon Ore, Rare Earth, and Critical Minerals (CORE-CM) Initiative for U.S. Basi...
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U.S. Department of Energy Announces $2M to Develop Hydrogen Technologies

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy has announced up to $2 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development projects under the funding opportunity announcement (FOA) DE-FOA-0002376, Enabling Gasification of Blended Coal, Biomass, and Plastic Wastes to P...
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RECS (Research Experience in Carbon Sequestration) 2020 is Now Accepting Applications

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy (FE) invites graduate students and early career professionals who are interested in carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) to apply for the 2020 Research Experience in Carbon Sequestration (RECS) program. Founded in 2004, the R...
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NETL-Supported Project Develops Flexible Rare Earth Element Extraction Method from Low-Rank Coal Ash

With the support of the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL), researchers from the University of North Dakota (UND) and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) identified unique pathways and pretreatments to extract rare earth elements (REEs) from low-rank coal (LRC) ash. LRCs such as l...
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DOE Invests $34 Million to Develop Small-Scale Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) Systems

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the selection of 12 projects to receive approximately $34 million in federal funding under the funding opportunity announcement (FOA), Small-Scale Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Systems and Hybrid Electrolyzer Technology Development. T...
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DOE Field Laboratory on Alaska’s North Slope Demonstrates Early Success Using Polymer Flood for Heavy Oil EOR

In an ongoing effort to maximize the value of the Nation’s oil resources, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and its partners are investing in the first-ever polymer flood field pilot on the Alaska North Slope (ANS). To increase the amount of oil recovery on the ANS, DOE has invested approximatel...
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Department of Energy Invests $72 Million in Carbon Capture Technologies

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the award of approximately $72 million in federal funding to support the development and advancement of carbon capture technologies under two funding opportunity announcements (FOAs). Under this cost-shared research and develo...
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