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  1. Commissioners not Pleased with Efforts at ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    The Boards of County Commissioners for Pike, Scioto, Jackson, and Ross Counties are voicing frustration with the U.S. Department of Energy over decrease funding to for site clean up and redevelopment of the former Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon. In a letter sent to the DOE in mid-July, the boards, and the two labor unions representing the workers at the site, expressed disappointment in the department for failing to provide adequate funding for the project to avoid interruptions in the clean up effort and employee layoffs.

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  2. Boat driver cited in accident that killed FedorkoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News Times

    ... reviews and hundreds of hours of investigation, according to Greenwich Police Lt. Kraig Gray. The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection carried out an accident reconstruction, and "that took a significant amount of time," Gray ...

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  3. The opening of an underground nuclear waste dump in New Mexico just got delayed indefinitelyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... of radiological waste tied to U.S. nuclear labs and weapons sites. Dana Bryson, acting manager for the Department of Energy's Carlsbad Field Office, said in a statement on Friday: "We are disappointed that we will not meet the original target date ...

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  4. Switch energy firms in a DAY for cheaper bills by 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | This Is Money

    ... is due to announce on Sunday. The plans to introduce overnight switching will be detailed today by the Department of Energy & Climate Change as part of its response to an investigation into energy supply by the Competition and Markets Authority. A ...

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  5. Earth Matters: Up close with a rattlerRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... of them. This year, the number of sightings was up enough for wildlife experts from the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection to come in and offer advice on how to make the school grounds less snake-friendly. "They've seen ...

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  6. BP takes administrative step toward gas salesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... LNG project anticipate the start of major gas sales from the North Slope in 2025 -- on May 28 the U.S. Department of Energy conditionally granted authorization for the export of LNG from the project to non-free-trade nations, the application to ...

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  7. DOE to award up to $80M to two advanced nuclear reactor projectsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Green Car Congress

    The US Department of Energy issued a funding opportunity announcement to support the research, development, and demonstration of advanced nuclear reactor concepts. The announcement represents an early step in increasing investment in nuclear advanced reactor technologies, the DOE said.

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  8. More Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... and appliances with that rating typically use 20 percent less energy than ordinary dryers. But the Department of Energy wants to make appliances even more efficient, and Ayyoub Momen, an Oak Ridge National Laboratory staff scientist, is coming up ...

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  9. Aqua Elegante Warns Homeowners Renovating Their BathroomsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Emailwire.com

    ... 1994 and sold in the United States to use a maximum of 2.5 gallons per minute of water. Recently, the Department of Energy adopted a stricter definition of this regulation. For years, the term "showerhead" was understood to mean a device that ...

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  10. Oregon Energy Tax Credit Sales Under InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The Oregon Secretary of State's office has requested documents in an investigation of the state Department of Energy. The probe relates to tax credits for renewable energy projects.

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  11. DOE to offer new awards for advanced nuclear reactorsRead the original story

    Friday | SNL Financial

    The U.S. Department of Energy plans to make up to two awards of $40 million each to developers of advanced nuclear reactors that are still in the conceptual phase. "Numerous concepts" could potentially be eligible, and the awards are not limited to any type of design other than those that could offer "a significant advance over existing reactor technology in terms of sustainability, safety and reliability, economics, proliferation resistance and physical protection," the DOE said July 31. that the federal regulatory structure is scaring away developers of next-generation reactors that could produce power without the radioactive waste or risk of meltdown that comes with the current U.S. fleet of light water reactors.

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  12. Obama wants the US to build the world's first exascale supercomputerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | TechSpot

    President Obama has issued an executive order authorizing the creation of a National Strategic Computer Initiative that will attempt to build the first ever exascale computer, which would be 30 times faster than today's fastest supercomputer. The new initiative will see collaborations between the Department of Energy, Department of Defense and the National Science Foundation, with NASA, the FBI, the National Institutes of Health, the Department of Homeland Security, and NOAA providing input during the early stages of development.

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  13. GasLog Partners' (GLOP) CEO Andy Orekar on Q2 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Seeking Alpha

    ... related shipping demand. The 13.5 million tons per annum led at Corpus Christi project received U.S. Department of Energy approval in May and final investment decision was taken shortly thereafter. The Cheniere-led Sabine Pass project announced that ...

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  14. Piketon: Ohio uranium-plant cleanup plan OK'dRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... moving the ... project forward in a safe, efficient, and environmentally responsible manner," the U.S. Department of Energy office overseeing that work said in a statement. It said the structures slated for demolition include the three process ...

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  15. Letter: Natural gas is not a renewable energy sourceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Naugatuck Daily News

    ... than facts. As to his comment, "Did you ever think of contacting the Connecticut Siting Council, the Department of Energy & Environmental Protection, or other state agency for clarification?" The short answer is absolutely not. If I want scientific ...

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  16. IoT Is Turning Hardware Manufacturers Into Software DevelopersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Design News

    ... has been identified as an emerging energy-saving technology and earned additional funding from the Department of Energy. The Continuing Education Center offers engineers an entirely new way to get the education they need to formulate next-generation ...

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  17. Top Eversource official: Burying Northern Pass lines - unnecessary'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Concord Monitor

    A top Eversource Energy official said Friday that a complete burial of the Northern Pass electric transmission line through New Hampshire is "unnecessary" and "prohibitively expensive." The Department of Energy released a draft environmental study last week that showed a full burial of the energy project would increase the projected cost but reduce potential negative affects on the environment, aesthetics and tourism.

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  18. WIPP will not meet target opening date of March 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alamogordo Daily News

    CARLSBAD>> The Waste Isolation Pilot Plant's anticipated opening date of March 2016 has been pushed back, WIPP officials said, due to a series of bumps in the recovering process. A change in Department of Energy's standards, damage to a key piece of equipment and review of recommendations by the Accident Investigation Board for implementation all played a key role in the decision, which was announced on Friday.

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  19. DepEd: 1.1 M students go to schools without electricityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABS-CBN News

    ... out plans to electrify the schools that have been classified, saying it has partnered with NEA and the Department of Energy (DOE) to provide solutions through conventional and alternative sources of energy. DepEd and NEA officials signed a ...

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  20. Spe's Acce 2015 PreviewRead the original story

    Yesterday | Composites Technology

    ... lightweighting structural components, as well as a talk on composite powertrain components on the US Department of Energy project, the Multi Material Lightweight Vehicle (MMLV), developed by Ford Motor Co. (Dearborn, MI, US) and Magna International ...

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