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  1. DOE strives to save Sembrong DamRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | The Star Online

    NUSAJAYA: Putting up a more than 10km-long fence and gazetting it as a water catchment area are among the measures proposed by the Department of Environment to help revive Sembrong Dam, which is "slowly dying". Another suggestion to the state government is to set up a special multi-agency taskforce to carry out strict enforcement against those who have illegally encroached into the dam area.

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  2. 5 unbelievably easy ways to get better gas mileage this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr 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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  3. Graphene is hot, hot, hotRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CIO

    ... The researchers recently published their results in the journal Nature Communications. The Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory recently said it demonstrated an energy-efficient salt water desalination technology that uses a porous ...

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  4. Longer DNA fragments reveal rare species diversityRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Biology News Net

    Many microbes cannot be cultivated in a laboratory setting, hindering attempts to understand Earth's microbial diversity. Since microbes are heavily involved in, and critically important to environmental processes from nutrient recycling, to carbon processing, to the fertility of topsoils, to the health and growth of plants and forests, accurately characterizing them, as a basis for understanding their activities, is a major goal of the Department of Energy .

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  5. Supply Chain by the Numbers for Week of March April 2, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SupplyChainDigest News

    New Daimler SuperTruck Really Ups the Freight Efficiency Ante; Amazon and the Internet of Things; Megaships have Led to 50% More Time in Port; Manufacturing Expansion Continues - but Waning The amazing improvement in freight-mile efficiency achieved under recent tests for a new SuperTruck design from Daimler Trucks and its US Freightliner brand. The truck was the latest one developed under the US Department of Energy's SuperTruck program, which had a goal of just a 50% rise such efficiency.

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  6. Hong Kong investors pave way for Dais Analytic involvement in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WaterWorld

    ... "The continued development of Dais disruptive air-conditioning system, strongly supported by the U.S. Department of Energy, has generated high levels of interest from developers and HVAC OEMs. The ability to store energy is exciting to the entire ...

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  7. Oil rebounds as US crude production fallsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | West Australian

    ... at $57.10 a barrel in London trade, an increase of $1.99 from Tuesday's closing level. The latest Department of Energy weekly petroleum report, as expected, showed another increase in crude inventories to a new record high of 471.4 million barrels. ...

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  8. Guess Which Fortune 500 Company Might Get $259 Million Loan From Energy DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | FreedomWorks

    ... current events, FreedomConnector is the place to start. See what's happening in your state today! The Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced that its revised loan program has given a preliminary loan commitment for $259 million to Alcoa - the ...

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  9. Keeping projects on time, budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... Engineers, the Bureau of Reclamation, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and, just this week, the U.S. Department of Energy. One of my priorities has been keeping large government construction projects on time and on budget, including the Uranium ...

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  10. ORNL Part of New Project to Study How Tropical Forests Worldwide Respond to Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Newswise

    OAK RIDGE, Tenn., April 1, 2015-Researchers from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory will play key roles in an expansive new project that aims to bring the future of tropical forests and the climate system into much clearer focus by coupling field research with the development of a new ecosystem model. The project is called the Next Generation Ecosystem Experiments-Tropics, or NGEE-Tropics.

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  11. House Panel Investigates Ex-Energy Official Over Employment LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News Max

    ... laws because he worked with the company, which used to be called the USEC, during his time at the Department of Energy before being hired to run it. While Poneman was serving as the second in command at the Department of Energy (2009-2014), Centrus ...

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  12. Scientists Track Ultrafast Creation of a Catalyst with X-ray LaserRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... to efficiently produce fuel using sunlight. The research was performed with an X-ray laser at the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory. "We were able to determine how light rearranges the outermost electrons of the compound on ...

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  13. How tropical forests respond to climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | R & D

    Tropical forests play major roles in regulating Earth's climate, but there are large uncertainties over how they'll respond over the next 100 years as the planet's climate warms. An expansive new project led by scientists from the U.S. Dept.

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  14. Peeps 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... of Peeps, both seasonal and standard varieties. "I'm known as the Peeps lady at work," says the Department of Energy contractor. Both Heaton and Maher love the "Wait ... what?" reaction that the piece has elicited from friends. They know that ...

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  15. Artificial Joints, Parasitic Butterflies, the Top Quark at 20, an End ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... of the president's proposed research budget increases for the 2016 fiscal year, which favors the Department of Energy and National Science Foundation but reduces basic research budgets at the Department of Defense and NASA. "For his penultimate year ...

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  16. UTEP to hold energy, engineering symposiumRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    The keynote speakers will be Peabody Energy Executive Vice President Jeane L. Hull, and Robert Romanosky, deputy director of the Office of Coal and Power Research and Development in the Department of Energy's National Energy Technology Laboratory. Registration begins at 7 a.m. Saturday and is $10 for students and $15 for professionals.

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  17. South Africa: Govt Concludes Nuclear Vendor ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Government has concluded the nuclear vendor parade workshop that forms part of the country's process towards the nuclear build programme, said the Department of Energy . "Parallel to this work and as part of the preparatory phase, government successfully concluded the nuclear vendor parade workshops.

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  18. Drop the bounce test: A common battery test often bounces off targetRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... r of Voltaiq. Support for the project was provided in part by the National Science Foundation, the U.S. Department of Energy,

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  19. International Isotopes Announces 2014 Year End Financial ResultsRead the original story

    Tuesday | BioSpace

    ... source production which was made possible through the resumption of cobalt transfers from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Revenues from our Radiological Services segment accounted for approximately 8% and 11% of our total sales revenue in 2014 ...

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  20. Quantum teleportation on a chipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Science, Industry and Business

    ... wear and temperatures up to 1300 A C: Silicon carbide (SiSiC) bundles all... In an experiment at the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, scientists precisely measured the temperature and structure of aluminum as... The IPH ...

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