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  1. Don Brunell | It's not easy being green in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Port Orchard Independent

    ... at all. Still, the government continues to mandate them. For example, a three-year study funded by the Department of Energy confirmed that producing ethanol from corn and corn stalks creates more greenhouse gases than it prevents. Despite this, the ...

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  2. Celebrate CT State Parks Centennial with Free VisitsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NBC Connecticut

    ... stewards is to get kids out experiencing nature," Susan Whalen, deputy commissioner of the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection said. It's a great chance to unplug and unwind just ask Hamden Mayor Scott Jackson, who grew up in the ...

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  3. Statoil Rejection an Epic Error for Maine, U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... more money going out of the country than coming in. The word in the energy world is that the federal Department of Energy would have supported the Statoil project, though it would not back the one involving the University of Maine. The U.S. ...

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  4. Study: Climate change to slowdown growth of global crop yieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... . It was funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), which is NCAR's sponsor, and by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). Global yields of crops such as corn and wheat have typically increased by about 1-2 percent per year in recent decades, ... 1 comment

  5. Details sought on Canadian uraniumRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Star

    A New York congressman is requesting an environmental-impact statement, or EIS, for a Department of Energy proposal that, if passed, could transport more than 6,000 gallons of highly-enriched uranium from Ontario, Canada, to the Savannah River Site.

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  6. DOE official: MOX is 'preferred solution'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Star

    ... article in the Nuclear Security & Deterrence Monitor - a publication that follows nuclear activities - Department of Energy Deputy Secretary nominee Liz Sherwood-Randall reported the news. Shaw AREVA MOX Services recently confirmed another safety ...

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  7. Work at Sequim's Battelle lab 'critical,' director tells chamber of commerceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... mining uranium waste from the ocean. Brandt spoke about the laboratory, primarily funded by the federal Department of Energy and operated by the nonprofit Battelle Corp., to a Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce crowd of some two dozen at ...

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  8. Rate ItRead the original story

    Thursday | NewsFactor

    Lasrick writes Physicist Lawrence Krauss blasts Congress for their passage of the 2015 Energy and Water Appropriations bill that cut funding for renewable energy, sustainable transportation, and energy efficiency, and even worse, had amendments that targeted scientists at the Department of Energy: He writes that this action from the US Congress is ... (more)

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  9. Free State Parks Weekend in ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NBC Connecticut

    Gov. Malloy and the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection have announced "Free State Parks Weekend" waiving parking and museum fees across the state.

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  10. Chalk River nuclear shipments opposed in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... Representative Brian Higgins brought the issue to the floor of the House Thursday, calling on the Department of Energy to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) before the contentious shipments are allowed to proceed. "An EIS provides a ...

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  11. July 28, 2014 - Senate bill would provide liability protection for...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Public Power

    Senators Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., and Roy Blunt, R-Mo., introduced a bill, The Grid Reliability Act of 2014, that would prevent suits or fines against utilities for violations of environmental laws or regulations when utilities are ordered by the Department of Energy to generate power to maintain electric reliability.

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  12. CSU professor gets grant to develop new biofuel cropRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... McKay's project is one of 10 to receive a combined $12.6 million under a joint program of the U.S. Department of Energy and U.S. Department of Agriculture to study ways to use non-food plant biomass to make fuels. McKay and his team "will focus on ...

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  13. Safety, not speed, for new schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    ... that no one is going to be able to push this project through in any but the right way. The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) has come up with a five-page letter of comments and questions on the remediation plan that was ...

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  14. Brit accused of hacking the Fed hit with new charges by the FBIRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... that Love and unnamed coconspirators accessed without authorization the computer networks of the US Department of Energy and the Department of Health and Human Services, along with the US Sentencing Commission, the FBI's Regional Computer Forensic ...

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  15. Renewable Fuels Association says DOE is under-representing E85 stationsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Green Car Congress

    The Renewable Fuels Association said that the Department of Energy's Alternative Fuels Data Center database severely under-represents the number of stations selling E85.

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  16. Silicon Sponge Improves Lithium-Ion Battery PerformanceRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Society for Quality

    The lithium-ion batteries that power our laptops and electric vehicles could store more energy and run longer on a single charge with the help of a sponge-like silicon material.

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  17. Home Depot CEO Frank Blake joins Delta's boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    ... s, and dispositions worldwide. From June 2001 to February 2002, Blake was Deputy Secretary for the U.S. Department of Energy , the company said.

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  18. US hacking case dropped by UK policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... US but the UK's National Crime Agency has released him from bail without charge. A report from the US Department of Energy said personal information on 104,000 people had been taken and the estimated fallout costs were $3.7m (A 2.2m), which included ...

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  19. Climate Change Increases Risk of Crop Slowdown in Next 20 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newswise

    ... . It was funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), which is NCAR's sponsor, and by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). Global yields of crops such as corn and wheat have typically increased by about 1-2 percent per year in recent decades, ...

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  20. RFA to DOE: Update Your E85 DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Domestic Fuel

    ... lowest cost motor fuel and octane source. Today the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) is calling on the Department of Energy (DOE) to accurately account for all stations selling E85. According to RFA, the DOE's Alternative Fuels Data Center is ...

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