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  1. Blueprint for 3D-printed pod homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Energy (AMIE) demonstration project, and is a research and design collaboration between SOM and the US Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Flexible photovoltaic panels integrated with the roof work in tandem with a natural ...

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  2. Don't go nuclear on climate change just yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Hill

    ... in bringing the power online would entail significant changes at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, the Department of Energy and the International Atomic Energy Agency. that advanced nuclear could be thought of "as an insurance policy- an option ...

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  3. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... advanced questions in areas of science and mathematics. The competition was sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy. After a long day, the Calloway #1 Team took home the championship while Calloway #2 Team finished in fifth place. Calloway #1 ...

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  4. 16 Colleges to Compete in Solar Con...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

    Sixteen university teams worldwide have been picked to compete in the 2017 U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon competition. The contest challenges students to design and build solar-powered, highly energy-efficient homes that combine affordability with consumer appeal and design excellence.

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  5. Graphene is Strong, But Is It Tough?Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | PressReleasePoint

    Graphene, a material consisting of a single layer of carbon atoms, has been touted as the strongest material known to exist, 200 times stronger than steel, lighter than paper, and with extraordinary mechanical and electrical properties. But can it live up to its promise? Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have developed the first known statistical theory for the toughness of polycrystalline graphene, which is made with chemical vapor deposition, and found that it is indeed strong , but more importantly, its toughness-or resistance to fracture-is quite low.

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  6. State ready to keep tabs on mosquitos that could carry Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Day

    ... office, the agricultural experiment station, the state Department of Public Health and the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection - which runs mosquito control programs - met Monday to develop a coordinated response to the ...

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  7. Is warming your engine a winter must? 5 tips for better cold-weather car careRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Proctor Journal

    ... efficiency of today's fuel-injected engines makes winter idling nearly unnecessary for most cars. U.S. Department of Energy experts report driving a gas-powered vehicle warms it twice as fast as idling it, and most auto manufacturers recommend ...

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  8. NEWS & ANALYSIS: Battery Research Claims 10x GainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | EETimes

    Scientists from Stanford University and the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have developed a method that makes silicon lithium-ion battery anodes a possibility. Such anodes could store 10 times more energy per charge than existing commercial anodes and make high-performance batteries smaller and lighter.

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  9. Is Free Trade Really Free? Why Protectionism Is Alive and WellRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Knowledge@Wharton

    ... has been funded by the U.S. government. Lithium-ion batteries came out of research funded by the [Department of Energy]," he says, naming a host of other essential inventions - liquid crystal displays, micro hard drives, microprocessors and click ...

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  10. Diesel Sets Record Low, Falling 2.3 to $2.008Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Transport Topics

    The U.S. retail diesel average price fell for the 13th consecutive week, dropping 2.3 cents a gallon to $2.008 and setting a record low in the era of ultra-low-sulfur fuel, the Department of Energy reported. DOE began reporting ULSD prices Feb. 5, 2007, when the price was $2.463.

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  11. International Panel, Including SLAC Scientists, to Discuss the Search for Dark Matter at AAAS 2016Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Newswise

    Menlo Park, Calif. - Researchers from the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory will take part in a discussion of the global hunt for dark matter at this year's AAAS Annual Meeting, to be held Feb. 11-15 in Washington, D.C. The nature of dark matter remains one of the biggest mysteries of modern physics and astronomy.

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  12. Oscar hopeful Mark Ruffalo warns against fracking ahead of major inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Shoreham Herald

    ... the Blackpool FC Hotel and Conference Centre. It is expected to last five weeks. A spokeswoman for the Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) said: "We are backing shale because it's good for our energy security and will help create jobs and ...

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  13. Adam Parsons recognized as February's Woodbridge Person of the MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Patch.com

    ... the Fitzgerald Field by the Ad Hoc Committee on Best Organic Practices, Parsons was praised by a state Department of Energy & Environmental Protection wildlife biologist for doing an outstanding job of organically managing the fields and creating ...

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  14. Three Ways to Bust Ghostly Dark MatterRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Newswise

    ... fingerprints of ghostly WIMPs: on the Earth's surface, underground and in space. Researchers from the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory will take part in a discussion of the global search for dark matter particles at this ...

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  15. Oscar hopeful Mark Ruffalo warns against fracking ahead of inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Blackpool Today

    ... the Blackpool FC Hotel and Conference Centre. It is expected to last five weeks. A spokeswoman for the Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) said: "We are backing shale because it's good for our energy security and will help create jobs and ...

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  16. Carbon emissions affect thousands of years of climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | EurekAlert!

    ... Clark said. The researchers' work was supported by the U.S. National Science Foundation, the U.S. Department of Energy, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, the German Science Foundation and the Swiss National Science ...

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  17. AAAS Scientific Freedom and Responsibility Award goes to psychologist Jean Maria ArrigoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | EurekAlert!

    ... be facilitating torture," said Darshan Karwat, a AAAS Science and Technology Fellow at the U.S. Department of Energy, who nominated Arrigo for the award. Through articles, interviews, and talks, Arrigo advocated against the APA's policy and the ...

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  18. The National Trust For Historic Preservation: Northern Pass Would Cut 'Destructive Path'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... to use our resources to save a place," she wrote in an email. The Trust, however, is urging the U.S. Department of Energy to pay a lot more attention to the impact scenic and historic places as it studies the project, saying the federal agency's ...

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  19. Open Source DCIM Software Project Combats Spreadsheet-Based Data Center ManagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2011 | The WHIR

    ... option does exist. openDCIM , an open source project born at one of the data centers supporting the US Department of Energy's national labs. Its original creator, Scott Milliken, manages the Oak Ridge National Lab data center in Oak Ridge, ...

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  20. Stakeholders to pursue peace amid BBL impasseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sun-Star

    ... initial phases of several baseload power plants this year having combined capacity of over 600MW, the Department of Energy expects Mindanao to enter into a regime of supply excess for the first time since 2009. Latest issues of Sun.Star Davao also ...

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