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U.S. Providing $18.5 Million for Offshore Wind Research and Development

The U.S. Department of Energy has announced $18.5 million in new funding for an offshore wind research and development (R&D) consortium that will conduct U.S.-specific research aimed at reducing the cost of offshore wind in U.S. waters. Show More Summary

Clearing the air

Residents in some areas of the developing world are currently coping with dangerous levels of air pollution. Recent research, co-led by the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory, is leading to a new understanding of a key chemical able to break down some major air pollutants.

Wind Floats!

Wind On The Waves: Floating Wind Power Is Becoming A Reality December 11, 2017 (Department of Energy) “Worldwide, 13,000 megawatts of offshore wind has been deployed —yet the U.S. only has…[the 30 MW Block Island Wind Farm] off the coast of Rhode Island…[S]everal U.S. Show More Summary

Study sheds new light on production of hydroxyl radicals, which help break down air pollutants

Residents in some areas of the developing world are currently coping with dangerous levels of air pollution. Recent research, co-led by the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory, is leading to a new understanding of a key chemical able to break down some major air pollutants.

The wet road to fast and stable batteries

An international team of scientists—including several researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory—has discovered an anode battery material with superfast charging and stable operation over many thousands of cycles.

Trump administration illegally denied funds to Department of Energy program, government says

The Department of Energy (DOE) instructed its officials to withhold $91 million from an energy program that the Trump administration had targeted for elimination, a clear and deliberate violation of a law that requires already-appropriated funds to be released, according to the Government Accountability Office (GAO). Show More Summary

NREL research finds a sweet spot for engineering better cellulose-degrading enzymes

(DOE/National Renewable Energy Laboratory) Researchers from the US Department of Energy's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have gained new insights into how glycosylation--the natural attachment of sugars to proteins--affects a key cellulase enzyme. Show More Summary

Stewart Prager honored with FPA Distinguished Career Award

(DOE/Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory) Stewart Prager, physicist and long-time fusion energy scientist who was director of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) from 2009 to 2016, has been honored with a 2017 Distinguished Career Award from Fusion Power Associates (FPA). Show More Summary

Research finds a sweet spot for engineering better cellulose-degrading enzymes

Researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have gained new insights into how glycosylation—the natural attachment of sugars to proteins—affects a key cellulase enzyme. This work...Show More Summary

Scientists engineer nanoscale pillars to act like memory foam, paving the way to new nanoelectromechanical devices

A team of scientists from the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory and the University of Connecticut have developed a customizable nanomaterial that combines metallic strength with a foam-like ability to compress and spring back.

Scientists discover path to improving game-changing battery electrode

(DOE/SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory) Researchers from Stanford University, two Department of Energy national labs and the battery manufacturer Samsung created a comprehensive picture of how the same chemical processes that give cathodes their high capacity are also linked to changes in atomic structure that sap performance.

Top Republican Senator Expands Investigation Into Clinton-Uranium One Deal

Leading Republican Senator John Barrasso (R-WY) is expanding his investigation into the infamous Clinton-Uranium One deal. On Monday, Barrasso sent the following letter to the Department of Energy: On March 21, 2011, former NRC Chairman...Show More Summary

ESnet's Petascale DTN project speeds up data transfers between leading HPC centers

The Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Science operates three of the world's leading supercomputing centers, where massive data sets are routinely imported, analyzed, used to create simulations and exported to other sites. Fortunately,...Show More Summary

Department of Energy to Fill in Second Radioactive Tunnel at Hanford

by Katie Herzog Really, stay out. Jeff T. Green/Getty Images KUOW reports that the Department of Energy will fill in a second tunnel packed with radioactive equipment at Hanford, a largely decommissioned nuclear production complex in...Show More Summary

UIC gets Department of Energy grant to advance combined heat and power systems

(University of Illinois at Chicago) The University of Illinois at Chicago has received a five-year, $4.2 million grant from the US Department of Energy to help industrial, commercial, institutional and utility entities evaluate and install highly efficient combined heat and power (CHP) technologies.

Studying gas mask filters so people can breathe easier

In research that could lead to better gas mask filters, scientists at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have been putting the X-ray spotlight on composite materials in respirators used by the military, police, and first responders, and the results have been encouraging. Show More Summary

Making fuel out of thick air

(DOE/Argonne National Laboratory) Making fuel out of thick airIn a new study, researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory, Tufts University and Oak Ridge National Laboratory teamed up to explore the potential of rhodium-based catalysts for this conversion under milder conditions.

Cray and NERSC Partner to Drive Advanced AI Development at Scale

by Angela Guess A recent press release states, “Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. today announced the Company has joined the Big Data Center (BDC) at the Department of Energy’s National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC). Show More Summary

Old rules apply in explaining extremely large magnetoresistance

Physicists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory compared similar materials and returned to a long-established rule of electron movement in their quest to explain the phenomenon of extremely large magnetoresistance (XMR),...Show More Summary

U.S. Interior Department wants more oil drilling, expedite ANWR permits

(Reuters) - The Department of the Interior, the U.S. government's second largest revenue generator behind the IRS, is trying to be a better business partner to oil companies to curb falling revenues, Vincent DeVito, energy advisory to the Secretary of the Interior, said on Thursday.

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