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  1. Obama Made A Lot Of Promises On This Day In 2008. Here's How They're Holding Up.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    ... has raised concerns among environmental advocates. The Washington Post reported in February that the Department of Energy had invested $6 billion in clean coal technology . y on the road by 2015 by offering a combination of consumer rebates and ...

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  2. How Caltecha s a artificial leafa could revolutionize the clean energy economyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... is the culmination of a five-year, $122 million collaborative effort funded primarily by the U.S. Department of Energy. “This is the first demonstration that one can build a system that generates fuel directly from the sun that is stable, ...

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  3. Solar energy fails a free market testRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... targeted investment tax credit, state grant and incentive programs, a taxpayer-funded initiative at the Department of Energy to lower the cost of solar, net metering policies that shift the costs of solar users to non-solar residents, ...

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  4. Groundbreaking for new Harding High campusRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Connecticut Post

    ... city upon completion. The contaminated site is being cleaned by GE under the supervision of the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection . The decision to built a school on the land was a hotly contested one and there are still some ...

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  5. Covanta Holding Corp Lifted to "Hold" at ZacksRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Covanta Holding Corporation is an internationally recognized owner and operator of large-scale Energy-from-Waste and renewable energy projects and a recipient of the Energy Innovator Award from the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. Covanta's Energy-from-Waste facilities provide communities with an environmentally sound solution to their solid waste disposal needs by using that municipal solid waste to generate clean, renewable energy.

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  6. AC or windows down: secrets to better summer fuel economyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Proctor Journal

    ... modifiers, such as a full-synthetic oil like Cenex Maxtron." Finally, don't forget tire care. The U.S. Department of Energy reports that 1.25 billion gallons of gas are wasted every year by driving on underinflated tires. "Properly inflated tires ...

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  7. Burlington Trails Closed After Bear Nearly Bites HikerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NBC Connecticut

    State officials have closed trails at the Sessions Woods Wildlife Management Area in Burlington after a hiker came dangerously close to a brazen black bear Friday afternoon. Wildlife staff from the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection said the bear, a male, is about a year-and-a-half old and weighs 150 pounds.

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  8. Recharge Wrap-up: Yaris Hybrid sales, biodiesel scammers sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Autoblog

    ... in the photo gallery above. Read more at Green Car Congress , and in the press release below. The US Department of Energy is awarding funds to two new biofuel projects. The DOE will provide up to $4 million on projects at Texas A&M University and ...

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  9. exit-arrow-Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    The number of lifeguards at state park swimming areas will be significantly reduced as the end of the summer swimming season fast approaches. At this time of year, many lifeguards leave their positions to return to school, but the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection maintains coverage wherever possible through Labor Day weekend.

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  10. Richardson asks Obama to keep South Carolina nuclear project aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... to come up with updated cost and time estimates for MOX. "I hope you'll join me in showing the Department of Energy and others that abandoning our non-proliferation commitments is a very bad idea." TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - An elementary school teacher ...

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  11. Port of Honolulu testing hydrogen fuel cell generator; Sandia-led Maritime Hydrogen Fuel Cell projectRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Green Car Congress

    ... could replace diesel generators in providing auxiliary power on board and to ships at berth. The US Department of Energy's (DOE) Fuel Cell Technologies Office and the US Department of Transportation's Maritime Administration are funding the ...

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  12. Combustion's Mysterious "QOOH" Radicals ExposedRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... for many future developments, ranging from improved climate models to "clean" combustion engines. U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, Office of Basic Energy Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Geosciences, and Biosciences Division, Gas Phase ...

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  13. Light Speed AheadRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... option for ultra-fast computers, as well as devices in the biological, health, and energy arenas. U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, Office of Basic Energy Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Geosciences, and Biosciences Division, Condensed ...

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  14. Scientists Track Ultrafast Formation of Catalyst with X-Ray LaserRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... Geosciences, and Biosciences Division of the Office of Basic Energy Sciences, Office of Science, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). Portions of this research were performed on the Soft X-ray Materials Science (SXR) Instrument at the Linac Coherent ...

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  15. General Contractor Cited for Dumping Substance into RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... spokesperson Lt. Kraig Gray in a statement. In addition to police, representatives from the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection and the Greenwich Wetlands Department also responded. "Per CT DEEP, the substance will just sit and ...

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  16. Keeping the Ions Close: A New ActivityRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... more complex ions with the idea of tuning them to specific purposes. This work was supported the U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, Office of Basic Energy Sciences, Division of Chemical Sciences, Geosciences, and Biosciences (JFL, GKS, ...

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  17. New report: Solyndra executives lied to DOE officials to get loansRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ars Technica

    In a few short years, Solyndra went from a promising US-based manufacturer of high-tech solar panels to a bankrupt political football. The company received substantial loans from the Department of Energy during the financial stimulus that followed Obama's election.

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  18. One in a Million: Analyzing Metabolites in a Single CellRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... under the name of REDIchipa . Part of this research (fundamental studies) was supported by the U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, Office of Basic Energy Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Geosciences, and Biosciences Division under Award ...

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  19. The Importance of HydrationRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... foundation for future research into this crucial chemical reaction. This work was supported by the U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, Office of Basic Energy Sciences under Contract No. DE-AC02-05CH11231. Molecular dynamics and X-ray ...

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  20. Artificial leaf harnesses sunlight for efficient fuel productionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    Generating and storing renewable energy, such as solar or wind power, is a key barrier to a clean-energy economy. When the Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis was established at Caltech and its partnering institutions in 2010, the U.S. Department of Energy Energy Innovation Hub had one main goal: a cost-effective method of producing fuels using only sunlight, water, and carbon dioxide, mimicking the natural process of photosynthesis in plants and storing energy in the form of chemical fuels for use on demand.

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