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U.S. Department of Energy Issues Request for Information for Water Security Grand Challenge Thermoelectric Cooling Prize

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced an invitation for public comment on the design of a potential prize competition aimed at lowering water use in existing thermoelectric power plants and enabling near-zero water use in new power plants. The potential prize ...
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U.S. Department of Energy to Provide $6M for Research to Develop Energy Storage Technologies

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy (FE) has announced up to $6 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development projects under the funding opportunity announcement (FOA) DE-FOA-0002332, Energy Storage for Fossil Power Generation. The FOA seeks appl...
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Energy Department Issues Request for Proposal for Conceptual Designs Aimed at Rare Earth Production from Coal-Based Resources

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy (FE) issued a request for proposal (RFP) as an unrestricted, full, and open competition for the conceptual design of a system to produce 1–3 tonnes per day of mixed rare earth oxides or rare earth salts from domestic coal and ...
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NETL Supports Research Triangle Institute’s Exploration of Nanofiltration REE Extraction

Securing a domestic source of rare earth elements (REEs) remains a priority for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). Thanks to our Nation’s abundant coal resources, a potential opportunity to obtain these elements is within reach. With support from DOE’s National Energy Technology Labora...
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