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33 min ago | Roll Call
There are 11 different places in the Energy Department budget that contain cybersecurity funding for energy, science and environmental missions.
4 hrs ago | Business Journal
NuScale's Ryan Everett could be set to welcome a bevy of new coworkers at the company's Corvallis production facility.
4 hrs ago | Transport Topics
Diesel dipped 1.1 cents to $3.858 a gallon, its fourth consecutive decline and lowest price in eight months, Department of Energy reported July 28. The price was the lowest since trucking's main fuel averaged $3.844 on Nov. 25, and the downturn left it 5.7 cents below the same week last year, according to DOE records.
4 hrs ago | ECNmag
A powerful new tool that can help advance the genetic engineering of "fuel" crops for clean, green and renewable bioenergy, has been developed by researchers with the U.S. Department of Energy 's Joint BioEnergy Institute , a multi-institutional partnership led by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory .
6 hrs ago | Scientific American
Dark matter scientists are doubling down on efforts to catch the elusive particles thought to constitute most of the matter in the universe.
11 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
That was Gov. Terry Branstad in 2011. Branstad said he believed alternative energy development could be the key to bringing to fruition two of the governor's main goals: Bringing 200,000 jobs to Iowa by 2016 and increasing family income by 25 percent.
13 hrs ago | R & D
Researchers across the globe are working to find materials that will lead to safe, cheap, long-lasting and powerful Li-ion batteries.
The world faces a small but substantially increased risk during the next two decades of a major slowdown in the growth of global corn and wheat yields because of climate change , according to National Center for Atmospheric Research/University Corporation for Atmospheric Research and Stanford University research.
This week the Department of Energy & Climate Change is expected to launch its '14th onshore licensing round', inviting companies to bid for fracking rights in previously untouched parts of the UK.
Without question, we'd all benefit from longer battery life in our laptops, hybrids, and other portable devices.
Gov. Malloy and the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection have announced "Free State Parks Weekend" waiving parking and museum fees across the state.
Virtually every level of government has policies to reduce greenhouse gases by regulating everything from industrial CO2 emissions to cow flatulence.
The world faces a small but substantially increased risk over the next two decades of a major slowdown in the growth of global crop yields because of climate change, new research finds.
Determined to protect their fossil-fuel backers from the financial consequences of the environmental policies put forward under President Barack Obama's green energy agenda, House Republicans on July 11 attached a bevy of amendments to the fiscal 2015 energy and water spending bill.
DRAX has defended its sustainable sourcing of biomass as the Government is urged to make sure subsidies are only paid to "genuinely" low-carbon biomass energy.
A warning sign is posted at the AECL plant in Chalk River, Ont. on December 19 2007.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 06:21 pm
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