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  1. Obama administration outlines plans to enable more Americans to have access to solar energyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... of solar access. The new National Community Solar Partnership, meanwhile, will be headed up by the Department of Energy and bring together numerous federal agencies, major states such as New York and California, and private-sector players such as ...

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  2. Manhattan ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Surfing the Net with Kids

    ... nuclear energy produced in 1948), List of Events (a timeline guide to the Atomic Era), and the list of Department of Energy publications that are available as PDFs (look in Resources.) "In late 1941, the American effort to design and build an atomic ...

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  3. How Iran turns lemons into high-octane lemonadeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... ago, MIT conducted an exhaustive analysis, led by professor Ernest Moniz, currently secretary of the Department of Energy, of how best to exploit the huge windfall production of shale gas that is underway in our country. Its answer: turn shale gas ...

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  4. MP says he will fight for Hinkley C as Austria launches legal challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

    ... approved by the European Commission "following a robust and lengthy investigation." A spokesman for the Department of Energy and Climate Change said it was: "confident the European Commission's State aid decision on Hinkley Point C is legally ...

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  5. GBA Prime Sneak Peek: Is Weatherization Cost-Effective?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | GreenBuildingAdvisor

    ... known as the Weatherization Assistance Program, or WAP - is now 39 years old. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy, the program pays for weatherization workers to perform air sealing work, to add insulation, to seal leaky duct seams, and to ...

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  6. Battle heats up over U.S. plutonium cleanup programRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... the program, which sharply rebuts a report completed in April by privately held Aerospace Corp for the Department of Energy. The Aerospace report said the project could cost $30 billion to complete, nearly ten times the estimate of the company, ...

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  7. Emerson Network Power Introduces Compact Perimeter Cooling Solutions...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... compact cooling system. The efficiency of the Liebert PDX perimeter cooling system exceeds new U.S. Department of Energy minimum efficiency standards for data center equipment, which apply to certain direct expansion systems shipped after January 1, ...

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  8. Oak Ridge Awards Contract to Beckwood PressRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | F&M Magazine

    ... solutions that increase their capability, and competitiveness in the marketplace. But this particular Department of Energy opportunity, and the long-term impact their research & development efforts could have on the automotive and aerospace ...

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  9. Weatherization Program Can Help Reduce Energy CostRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | City of Apache Junction

    ... electrical or major rehabilitation may not be eligible for the program. Funding is also provided by the Department of Energy and Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program through the Arizona Department of Administration Office of Grants and Federal ...

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  10. Sen. Sanders Introduces Bill to Make Solar Energy More Accessible to Low-Income FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WVNY

    United States Senator Bernie Sanders introduces legislation to make solar energy more accessible to low-income families. According to the bill , the initiative would provide $200 million in loans and grants through the Department of Energy to offset the upfront costs for solar arrays on community facilities, public housing, and low income family homes.

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  11. Sanders seeks to boost poor's access to solar powerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... The 2016 presidential candidate introduced legislation Tuesday that would establish a fund under the Department of Energy that would either help pay for the installation of solar panels for low-income families who own their home or loan money to ...

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  12. Major agreement reached on commercial AC/furnace regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Contractor

    ... Commercial Warm Air Furnaces Working Group have reached consensus and provided recommendations to the Department of Energy for efficiency standards, test procedures and metrics. The agreement is the result of formal negotiated rulemaking, lead by ...

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  13. Bernie Sanders Strikes The Heart Of The Koch Empire With Bill To Give Solar Energy To The PoorRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... households and businesses. The Sanders bill would provide $200 million in loans and grants through the Department of Energy to offset the upfront costs for solar arrays on community facilities, public housing and low-income family homes. These ...

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  14. July 7, 2015 - White House announces initiative to increase solar...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Public Power

    The White House on July 7 announced a new initiative to increase solar access for Americans through community solar projects and an expanded renewable power installation goal of 300 megawatts. The new initiative targets low- and moderate-income communities and seeks to expand opportunities to join the solar workforce.

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  15. MP says he will fight for Hinkley C as Austria launches legal...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

    ... approved by the European Commission "following a robust and lengthy investigation." A spokesman for the Department of Energy and Climate Change said it was: "confident the European Commission's State aid decision on Hinkley Point C is legally ...

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  16. Prii* ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Environmental Economics

    ... for Science. The states with the highest percentage of electricity coming from coal, according to the Department of Energy, are West Virginia, Wyoming, Ohio, North Dakota, and Illinois. But if the power supply comes from natural gas, the ...

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  17. Boy Seriously Injured In Boating AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    The boy may lose use of a few fingers, said Sgt. Chris Dwyer of the state Department of Energy & Environmental Protection's EnCon Police.

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  18. Scientists Study Ways to Integrate Biofuels and Food Crops on FarmsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Newswise

    We ask a lot of the land: feed the world with crops, power the world with bioenergy, retain nutrients so they don't pollute our water and air. To help landscapes answer these high demands, scientists from the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory are designing ways to improve-and hopefully optimize-land use.

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  19. What Those Smart Cars of Future Will Look LikeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    ... the Auto Alliance says, noting that the idea has been in development since the 1990s when the U.S. Department of Energy partnered with automakers to produce an energy-efficient concept car with cameras instead of side view mirrors. The ...

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  20. Unlocking Lignin for Sustainable BiofuelRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... for easier biofuel processing. Using high-performance computing, a group of researchers at the US Department of Energy's (DOE's) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) provided insight into how this might be accomplished, simulating a well-established ...

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