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Energy Department Ranked Global Leader in Carbon Capture and Storage Research

A recent report issued by the Science of the Total Environment described the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) as a global leader in carbon capture and storage research. With 49 publications, DOE ranked first in both the number of publications and h-index performance, which measures the productivity a...
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U.S. Department of Energy Invests $7 Million for Projects to Advance Coal Power Generation under Coal FIRST Initiative

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy (FE) has selected seven Coal FIRST (Flexible, Innovative, Resilient, Small, Transformative) conceptual designs to receive $7 million and proceed with preliminary front-end engineering design (pre-FEED) studies. These designs have been s...
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Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg – Tokyo, Japan Event Highlights

Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy (ASFE) Steven Winberg spoke in Tokyo, Japan last week to discuss what the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is doing to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, how hydrogen can help create a promising energy future, and why American liquefied natural gas (LNG) can ...
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U.S. Department of Energy Invests $56 Million in Coal Technology Projects

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced 32 winners for $56.5 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development (R&D) projects for advanced coal technologies and research under six separate funding opportunity announcements (FOAs). The projects...
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Energy Department Invests $9 Million in Offshore Projects in Support of Enhanced Oil Recovery

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy has selected three projects to receive nearly $9 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development projects under funding opportunity announcement (FOA) DE-FOA-0002005, Advanced Subsea System Technologies to Improve Ef...
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U.S. Department of Energy Announces $110M for Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage

Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Fossil Energy (FE) has announced approximately $110 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development (R&D) projects under three funding opportunity announcements (FOAs). Approximately $75M is for award...
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ASFE Steven Winberg Speaks at the International Pittsburgh Coal Conference

ASFE Winberg noted that DOE’s Energy Information Administration projects that global coal consumption will remain relatively stable between 2015 and 2040, which is encouraging news for U.S. coal exports. Last year, the United States exported 116 million short tons of coal, the second year in a row...
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