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  1. CPAC Panel: End The Subsidies For Solar, They 'Only Help The Rich'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Caller

    ... wind power get 326 and 69 times more in subsidies than coal, oil, and natural gas, according to 2013 Department of Energy data collected by Forbes . Green energy in the U.S. received $13 billion in subsidies during 2013, compared to $3.4 billion in ...

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  2. South Africa: Russian Nuclear Deal Places Massive Liability On South AfricansRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... Regulation Act, that South Africa needed 9600MW of new nuclear power. One was made in 2013, where the Department of Energy was the body that would buy the nuclear power, and the other in 2016 that made Eskom the procurer. The court heard submissions ...

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  3. .com | Russian nuclear deal places massive liability on South AfricansRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News24

    ... Regulation Act, that South Africa needed 9600MW of new nuclear power. One was made in 2013, where the Department of Energy was the body that would buy the nuclear power, and the other in 2016 that made Eskom the procurer. The court heard submissions ...

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  4. Science is already political. Get over it and start marching.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... and the risk of brain drain grows. The administration is also rumored to be planning cuts at the Department of Energy, a hub of scientific activity not just centered on climate change but involved in physics research, supercomputing and a number of ...

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  5. DOE re-focuses safety on planned electric vehicle charging infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    With the planned investment rollout of electric vehicle charging stations, the Department of Energy is re-focusing attention on safety roadblocks that may go with proposals to have them co-exist in gasoline refilling networks. Energy Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi said this is one aspect that he would want the ad hoc technical working group to assess and validate the concerns on.

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  6. The future will be battery-powered: Inside the high-stakes race to...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Salon

    ... problem is still cost," said Eric Rohlfing, deputy director of technology for ARPA-E, a division of the Department of Energy that identifies and funds cutting-edge research and development. A 2012 study in Nature found that the average American ...

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  7. Thumbs Up, Thumbs DownRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... and Marietta residents are fortunate to have such an opportunity. UP: To a $1.25 million grant from the Department of Energy to West Virginia University for research into developing technologies for converting electrical energy from renewable ...

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  8. Five Things You May Not Know about Cybersecurity in ElectricityRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Public Power

    ... respond to cyber attacks. The Association recently signed a three-year cooperative agreement with the Department of Energy for up to $7.5 million to help public power utilities better understand and implement cybersecurity protections, resiliency, ...

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  9. Distributed Generation Works When We Keep Decisions LocalRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Public Power

    ... retail competition. The Energy Policy Modernization Act, S. 2012, included language directing the Department of Energy to undertake net metering studies. Our Association was concerned that studies could lay the groundwork for future federal net ...

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  10. Whistleblowing by DesignRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Right Wing News

    ... 'scientific integrity' policy, which outlines 'all scientists, engineers, or others supported by [the Department of Energy] are free and encouraged to share their scientific findings and views,' including talking to the media, giving public speeches ...

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  11. as it is: Why spend so much on cars, gas?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Times

    ... problem is that SUVs are gas guzzlers. A Ford Explorer gets 17 miles per gallon, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. A Ford Focus, by contrast, gets 34 miles. And the car is about half the price of an Explorer. I called the spokesman for the ...

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  12. Scientists prepare to fight Trump's 'war on science'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... defence spending and so the R&D spending is the first to go. "I'm particularly worried about R&D at the Department of Energy, where clean energy and energy efficiency are likely to be slashed - I'm worried, of course, about the EPA, all the more ...

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  13. Steve Haymes: PUC staff recommendation on muni no surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    There is no surprise that the PUC's chief engineer recommends denying Boulder's amended separation plan. Toward the end of my 18-plus years working at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in support of the U.S. Department of Energy Wind Program, I knew an electric power systems engineer at NREL who, when previously at the PUC, evaluated transmission plans.

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  14. The Trump Administration's Not-So-Benign NeglectRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    ... has plenty of public sector experience, but he previously took the position that his future agency (the Department of Energy) ought to be wiped off the map. Beyond leaders, agencies need congressional authorization and funding to function. And yet, ...

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  15. 1st unit of 540-MW GN Power to start end of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | MindaNews

    ... and hydro plants depend on the amount of rainfall to produce power. In a December 2016 report of Department of Energy (DOE), non-renewable energy accounts more than half of Mindanao's power source with 1,898 mw (1,070 mw coal and 828 mw diesel) ...

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  16. Higher ed reform could cost UCF millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Academy of Sciences members and professors with grants from the National Institutes of Health and the Department of Energy - renowned experts that can bring federal money to the school for research projects. "Anything that gets us resources to ...

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  17. 133Young ProfessionalMartin brings mindfulness to the classroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... in biology and philosophy.' I worked for a nonprofit called Clean Cities Coalition, which is a U.S. Department of Energy program focused on alternative fuels for transportation. I worked there for only about 18 months. It was really important and ...

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  18. Walker wants Trump on-board the gaslineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSKA

    ... to be lots of suppliers, and the lowest prices wins," Chandra said. For one, it hasn't yet taken over a Department of Energy license that would allow it to export natural gas to Asia. Plus, it hasn't gotten control of the land it needs to build the ...

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  19. Fighting asthma with dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Government Computer News

    ... half a kilometer to five kilometers. The brains of the sensor is the Waggle platform, created by the Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory and used in Chicago's Array of Things . Waggle is an onboard computer that analyzes the data and ...

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  20. Diamonds That DeliverRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newswise

    ... is an immensely complex task. Cutting-edge research and development like that conducted at the U.S. Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory can help solve some of the challenges associated with drug delivery. In fact, ORNL researchers ...

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