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Office of Fossil Energy Celebrates Black History Month 2021: Sheneè Turner

Perseverance, hard work, and support are the words Sheneé Turner uses to describe the extraordinary contributions African Americans have made in this country and in her community. Growing up very near DOE in the Capitol Hill community in Washington, DC, Sheneé remembers the sense of community, lov...
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Assistant Secretary Steven Winberg Will Speak at Africa Oil Week Virtual

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg will take part in a session titled ‘The Energy Debate: Natural Gas vs. Renewables’ at Africa Oil Week Virtual on October 7, 2020. As countries across Africa begin to commit to lowering carbon dioxide emissions...
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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 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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NETL-Supported Project Develops Promising REE Extraction Method from Coal Refuse

In a National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL)-supported project with Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), researchers developed a safe and efficient processing technology that extracts and concentrates rare earth elements (REE) from coal refuse material. The new p...
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NETL-funded Cooperative Agreement Develops New Rare Earth Element Extraction Sorbent

Wayne State University (WSU) researchers successfully produced a potentially economically viable concentration of rare earth elements (REEs) from domestic coal fly ash. This project is part of a National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL)-funded cooperative agreement. Its success marks an important...
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