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1 hr ago | Resource Investing News

Coqui RadioPharmaceuticals: Working to Supply Moly-99 to the US

Last month, Moly Investing News delved into the topic of molybdenum-99, highlighting the fact that the supply situation for the isotope is very precarious.

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Related Topix: World News, Puerto Rico

6 hrs ago | Business Wire

U.S. Department of Energy Awards Fluor 3-Year Contract for Paducah Deactivation and Shutdown

Fluor is the prime contractor for the management, integration and execution of the deactivation and post-GDP shutdown remediation activities at the Paducah site.

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Related Topix: Construction, Fluor, Paducah, KY

9 hrs ago | CBS Local

Conn. Officials Say Mosquitoes In East Haven Test Positive For West Nile

The mosquitoes, which were trapped earlier this month, are the first ones to test positive for the virus this year, the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection said.

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Related Topix: West Nile Virus, Health

13 hrs ago | R & D

Bringing high-energy x-rays into better focus

Scientists at the U.S. Dept. of Energy 's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have invented a customizable chemical etching process that can be used to manufacture high-performance focusing devices for the brightest x-ray sources on the planet, as well as to make other nanoscale structures such as biosensors and battery electrodes.

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14 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

Is Coal the Next Clean Energy?

Scientists tell us that carbon dioxide is bad and that it is the primary cause of climate change.

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17 hrs ago | Business World

Brent edges lower towards $107

Brent crude fell towards $107 a barrel on Wednesday, with a global oil glut keeping prices in check despite geopolitical tensions threatening supplies from key oil producing regions.

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Related Topix: Palestinian Territories, Middle East, World News

21 hrs ago | Harlan Daily Enterprise

News in briefJuly 21st | 0

Kentucky elected officials and representatives from the U.S. Department of Energy will visit a central Kentucky coal power plant to tout a project that will capture and store carbon dioxide emissions.

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Related Topix: Kentucky, US Governors, Steve Beshear, University of Kentucky, US News, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Autoblog

Recharge Wrap-up: Nissan Leaf in Puerto Rico, BMW i3 REx tax-free in NJ, BC2BC cancelled

Envia Systems will develop battery technology for United States Advanced Battery Consortium , a subsidiary of the United States Council for Automotive Research .

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Related Topix: Nissan Leaf, BMW i3, Hatchback, Nissan, BMW, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle

My FOX Chicago

Court OKS FutureGen financing plan

A court says state regulators can force Illinois electricity customers to help pay for the $1.6-billion FutureGen project.

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Related Topix: Illinois

CBS Local

Congressman Roskam Calls For Funds To Clean Up West Chicago Factory Site

Suburban Congressman Peter Roskam is trying to keep up the Pressure on the Department of Energy to keep funds flowing for the clean-up of radioactive waste at the old Kerr-McGee factory site in West Chicago and other places, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.

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Related Topix: West Chicago, IL, US News

The Columbian

Washington View: Ensure new buildings are truly 'green'

Reducing mankind's carbon footprint has become the defining issue of our time - and rightly so.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Solar Energy, US Energy Systems

Tri-cityherald.com

Majority of nonunion workers at Waste Sampling and Characterization...

The majority of the nonunion workers at Hanford's Waste Sampling and Characterization Facility at Hanford have found jobs within Mission Support Alliance or elsewhere at Hanford, said Deanna Hawkins, spokeswoman for Mission Support Alliance.

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The Star

CAB celebrates 20-year anniversary

Staff photo by Derrek Asberry Citizens Advisory Board members and friends gathered Monday to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the CAB, after the first day of the bimonthly CAB meeting.

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Oil and Gas Online

Export Application Filed With U.S. Department Of Energy For Alaska LNG Project

In another important step forward for the Alaska LNG project, an application to export liquefied natural gas was submitted to the U.S. Department of Energy.

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Related Topix: Alaska, Alaska Government

Mon Jul 21, 2014

O-R Online

DOEa s energy series focuses on gas transmissiona

Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, shown in a file photo, spoke Monday in Pittsburgh as part of a continuing quadrennial energy review.

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Related Topix: Pittsburgh, PA, Ernest, PA, Carnegie Mellon University, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tim Murphy

JD Supra

DOE Bio Projects Among Winners In R&D 100 Awards For 2014

On July 11, 2014, the U.S. Department of Energy announced that several biobased DOE research projects were recognized by R&D magazine as the most outstanding technology developments with promising commercial potential.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Agriculture, Science, Biofuel, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

NewsOK.com

Hatch faults Branstad for nixing $1M solar grant

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jack Hatch criticized Gov. Terry Branstad on Monday for giving up a $1 million solar energy grant, saying the governor is letting powerful utility companies write his energy policy.

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Related Topix: Terry Branstad, US Governors, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Iowa Government, Iowa

Business Journal

Energy giants submit LNG export application for Alaska project

Pictured: Shoupe Glacier in Alaska. The team behind the Alaska LNG project has submitted an application to the U.S. Department of Energy for exporting liquefied natural gas.

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Related Topix: Exxon Mobil, Energy, Oil & Gas, TransCanada, Natural Gas, BP plc

ECNmag

A noble gas cage

When nuclear fuel gets recycled, the process releases radioactive krypton and xenon gases.

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CBS Local

Rocky Flats Retirees Upset With Health Plan Changes

Former Rocky Flats employees are accusing their health plan administrators of breaking promises about their insurance given to them when they retired.

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