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  1. Does bigger mean better for wind energy?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    The Obama administration's solution for expanding wind power nationwide is to construct taller, more technologically advanced wind turbines that likely will be more difficult and expensive to build. The Department of Energy used last week's Windpower 2015 Conference to issue a report that shows how the large turbines can spread the promise of wind energy to all 50 states, with the big target being the Southeast.

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  2. Hail to the Pandas? This trademark squatter is betting on that possibility, among othersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... the Redskins, but over the past year McCaulay - a soft-spoken, mostly bald 56-year-old actuary for the Department of Energy - has established himself as the most prolific. McCaulay has snapped up the rights to eight possible names for a football ...

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  3. 5 unbelievably easy ways to get better gas mileage this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Proctor Journal

    ... drag that can slash fuel economy by as much as 25 percent at interstate speeds, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. Pack only what you need and carry it inside the vehicle to help improve mileage. Turns out being aggressive on the road is ...

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  4. Former Navajo presidential candidate looks forward to new challenge at federal levelRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

    ... of Indian Energy Policy and Programs. The office, which was established in 2005, is part of the U.S. Department of Energy. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz announced the appointment this week. "I was honored when the secretary asked that I serve in ...

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  5. Big Six force climbdown in energy profits storm: Ofgem ditches its...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | This Is Money

    ... the billing systems of the major energy providers. The company expects to hold discussions with the Department of Energy & Climate Change 'with a view to arranging further funding from Government'. It said it was confident funding would be ...

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  6. Gulf producers to resist cuts at OPEC meet: analystsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... drop in US shale oil output is likely to convince OPEC to continue with its strategy. Data from the US Department of Energy showed US crude production dropping 112,000 bpd to 9.26 million bpd in early May. "Prices are improving, growth in supplies ...

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  7. Hunting in Connecticut: 5 Things to Know Before Applying for a Hunting Permit for Your KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    ... must constantly monitor the actions of minors in the field. Hunting in Connecticut is regulated by the Department of Energy and Environment (DEEP) and guidelines can be found on the agency website. If you are preparing your kids to accompany you ...

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  8. CT Legislature Adopts 'Emily's Law' for Teen MarinersRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... was negotiated by a variety of parties, including the governor, the Marine Trades Association and the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, which would be required to develop the new regulations by Oct. 1. Violators could be penalized ...

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  9. Feds resist push for new pipelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... by the public, state and local government officials and interested stakeholders," according to a 2011 Department of Energy report. Because of "the very limited public and/or stakeholder response," the government decided not to pursue corridors in ...

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  10. Shell CEO Backs Fossil Fuels, Climate Change WarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Marine News

    ... Yemen. Applicable with immediate effect, The head of Freeport LNG on Friday said that the U.S. Department of Energy did not advise against inviting Chinese investment in the company's Texas export plant, The marine insurance sector is undergoing a ...

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  11. Advisory board advocates for SRS mission moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star

    ... for the uranium processing are managed by the Security Administration, a semi-autonomous branch of the Department of Energy. “(Environmental management) is then fully responsible for the costs to store these fuels as well as ultimate ...

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  12. Proposed processing facility in Still River watershed raises concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Greenwich Citizen

    ... the river bed from airborne particulates." Zaloski said the manufacturing process is monitored by the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection . DEEP spokesman Dennis Schain said Zaloski has not yet contacted the state agency, but said ...

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  13. EPA Plan to Ban Coal Hits Major RoadblockRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Townhall

    ... global warming agenda vulnerable. E&E Legal obtained information proving that expert analysis from the Department of Energy actually concluded the opposite of what the EPA claimed when they asserted that carbon capture and storage had been ...

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  14. Weekend brings tax holidayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Amarillo.com

    ... office said. Energy Star is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy. The agencies set energy efficiency guidelines under which products are rated. The sales tax break applies to Energy ...

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  15. Slip sliding away: Graphene and diamonds prove a slippery combinationRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory have found a way to use tiny diamonds and graphene to give friction the slip, creating a new material combination that demonstrates the rare phenomenon of "superlubricity." Led by nanoscientist Ani Sumant of Argonne's Center for Nanoscale Materials and Argonne Distinguished Fellow Ali Erdemir of Argonne's Energy Systems Division, the five-person Argonne team combined diamond nanoparticles, small patches of graphene - a two-dimensional single-sheet form of pure carbon - and a diamond-like carbon material to create superlubricity, a highly-desirable property in which friction drops to near zero.

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  16. Hunting in Connecticut: 5 Things to Know Before Applying for a Hunting Permit for AdultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    ... about firearm safety and knows how to prepare for the sometimes inclement weather. 1. The state Department of Energy and Environment (DEEP) issues licenses for Hunting, Fishing, Trapping and Personal Watercraft Operation, which are required for ...

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  17. A Nun Walks Free: The Government's Sabotage Case DismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | New Yorker

    ... heart ailment-could get so close to the nation's largest stockpile of weapons-grade uranium caused the Department of Energy a great deal of embarrassment. Although members of Congress thanked Sister Megan for helping to expose major security ...

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  18. Another Delay For Northern PassRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... being available to businesses in Coos County for job creation. Within the next few months the U.S. Department of Energy is expected to release its draft Environmental Impact Statement on the project. That will open a comment period for the public. ...

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  19. Temple demotes physics dept. head charged with federal crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Philly.com

    ... research assistants declined to comment Friday. Past students cited current sensitive posts at the U.S. Department of Energy or NASA in their decisions to stay quiet. At Xi's house - set along a tony, tree-lined street in Penn Valley where he ...

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  20. Still River watershed facility raises concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... the river bed from airborne particulates." Zaloski said the manufacturing process is monitored by the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection . DEEP spokesman Dennis Schain said Zaloski has not yet contacted the state agency, but said ...

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