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  1. Mumford Cove Association puts up fence at edge of Haley Farm State ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | TheDay.Com

    ... to erect the new fence to replace one that was in disrepair. Dennis Schain, spokesman for the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, said Thursday that the fence is on association-owned property, not state park land. He said park ...


  2. Watt Fuel Cell, Inc. welcome sight for research industry, begin operations in Mt. PleasantRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... Vora, technology manager at the National Energy Technology Laboratory, a research arm of the U.S. Department of Energy. "The technology today is not fully commercial," Mr. Vora said. The NETL's research indicates fuel cells could be commercially ...


  3. Help For Cold Winter HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    ... by weatherizing. In 2013, nearly 2,400 single-family homes in Michigan were weatherized using U.S. Department of Energy money and 511 were weatherized using federal Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program dollars. Michigan's Weatherization ...


  4. The U.S. still spends more on space than every other countrya "combinedRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... But the U.S. space budget also includes activities that fall under the Department of Defense, the Department of Energy, the Department of Transportation (Office of Commercial Space Transportation), the Department of Commerce's National Oceanic and ...


  5. Study identifies halogen-free superhalogen electrolytes for Li-ion batteriesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Green Car Congress

    ... proved that to be the case. The researchers' work was funded partially by a $615,000 grant from the Department of Energy to study "Atomic Clusters - Bare, Coated and Supported," (ER45579) as well as by the VCU Presidential Research Quest Fund. ...


  6. MP Annette Brooke backs campaign to cut energy billsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

    MID Dorset and North Poole MP Annette Brooke has shown her support for a campaign that has launched to help slash spiralling energy bills. This joint campaign, between the Energy Saving Trust, the Department of Energy and Climate Change and the Citizens Advice Bureau, aimed to give guidance on how to save money by checking, switching suppliers and insulating homes, said organisers.


  7. The Best Environmental Stocks: 3 Companies Profiting From a Greener EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... acres for $1.6 million) and has received both financial awards and technical support from the U.S. Department of Energy to help it find its sea legs. The utility is in the process of piloting two 6 MW wind turbines, and there are increasingly ...


  8. Is the U.S. holding too much oil in reserve?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon fired off a letter this week asking the Department of Energy to study the "size and make-up" of the U.S.' Strategic Petroleum Reserve. It comes fresh on the heels of a report Monday from the non-partisan Government Accountability Office that also called for a similar review.


  9. Can the web predict the future?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    ... five years into the future and the parties had used a very good source which was the report of the US Department of Energy," he said. However, when it came time to adjudicate that bet it was found the government had pulled its report in the wake of ...


  10. SCDHEC director wants $150M penalty sent back to SRSRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Star

    Catherine Templeton is a Mount Pleasant mom who is DHEC's new director.5/3/2012. South Carolina DHEC Director Catherine Templeton said the organization tried to work with the Department of Energy to redirect the $150 million in upcoming penalties toward underfunded liquid waste work at the Savannah River Site.


  11. Li-ion batteries contain toxic halogens, but environmentally friendly alternatives existRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... proved that to be the case." The researchers' work was funded partially by a $615,000 grant from the Department of Energy to study "Atomic Clusters -- Bare, Coated and Supported," (ER45579) as well as by the VCU Presidential Research Quest Fund. The ...


  12. National Synchrotron Light Source II achieves 'first light'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Science Daily

    ... has delivered its first x-ray beams. The National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II) at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory achieved "first light" on October 23, 2014, when operators opened the shutter to begin ...


  13. Bad energy adviceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... renewable energy from the production of green algae. This information is freely available from the US Department of Energy (which has conducted a multi-million dollar study on the technology) and it is already being implemented by the People's ...


  14. Home Heating Savings Expected this WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WVNY

    ... be as noticeable as other fuels. It will be about 5-percent cheaper this season, according to the US Department of Energy. Of course the weather also has an impact on how much you pay to heat your home during the winter months. Last year was so ...


  15. Physicists find toxic halogens in Li-ion batteriesRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | R & D

    ... ch proved that to be the case." The researchers' work was funded partially by a $615,000 grant from the Department of Energy to study "Atomic Clusters - Bare, Coated and Supported," (ER45579) as well as by the VCU Presidential Research Quest Fund.


  16. New material could lead to longer-lasting batteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | InfoWorld

    ... than lithium ion. Researchers tested its properties using electron microscopy at the U.S. Department of Energy's ORNL (Oak Ridge National Laboratory). Conventional lithium-ion batteries have reached their limits and a new chemistry is needed to ...


  17. Former U.S. Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham, Former EPA...Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Electric Energy Online

    ... and the event featured keynote remarks by Dr. Peter Lyons, Assistant Secretary for Nuclear Energy, U.S. Department of Energy. "The diverse backgrounds of the participants in today's (10/24) discussion are a testament to the breadth of support ...


  18. Monique Lovato To Head Denver-Based Energy Advocacy GroupRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Electric Energy Online

    ... provided $3.4 billion in energy assistance dollars, and additional funds for weatherization from the Department of Energy. "After many years in the private sector, working with nonprofits, local governments and other corporate and community ...


  19. A conversation with the U.S. Energy Secretary on energy innovation and the Valley's roleRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | GigaOM

    A year and a half after taking the lead at the Department of Energy, Ernie Moniz reflects on changes to the loan programs, and how the government and Silicon Valley can fund energy innovation. On Thursday afternoon I had the opportunity to sit down with United States Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, at a restaurant down at Fisherman's Wharf, for a conversation on how to fund energy innovation and what Silicon Valley's future role can be.


  20. Recharge Wrap-up: onshore wind energy is cheapest, Tesla Model S teardown videosRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Autoblog

    ... onshore wind as both cheaper and more environmentally-friendly." Read more at Domestic Fuel . The US Department of Energy is offering $14 million in funding toward landscape design projects for cellulosic feedstock. The DOE wants landscape designs ...