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US Department Of Energy Picks 5 Projects To Receive Up To $28 Million For Geothermal Energy Research

Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced that five projects will receive up to $ 28 million to promote the advancement of the next generation of geothermal energy technologies

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Sneaky: Energy Department Pushes Electric Vehicles Under Trump’s Nose

The Energy Department is pursuing a mobility future populated by electric vehicles, despite the recently impeached President’s support for fossil fuel

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Twitter users have a field day after the Department of Energy dubs fossil fuels ‘freedom gas’

The statement is latest effort by the Trump administration to highlight one policy agenda — the expansion of the number of gas export terminals on the Atlantic and Gulf coasts. Earlier this month, …

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Dubuque Fire Department trains for oil spill in Bee Branch Creek

On Thursday, a hazmat training session simulated an oil leak from a railroad car, and it’s something that’s actually happened in the area before. In February 2015, 11 cars of a Canadian Pacific train …

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Yes, Antarctica has a fire department – BBC News


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Yes, Antarctica has a fire department
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Fire prevention in one of the coldest places on Earth might not sound like the most likely job, but every year the US Antarctic Program recruits a team of fire-fighters to head poleward. "'Are there fires in Antarctica?' That's always the question I

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Department of Energy report highlights need for coal generation in extreme weather, former regulator says – WIBW News Now


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Department of Energy report highlights need for coal generation in extreme weather, former regulator says
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A former Missouri utility regulator highlighted the backbone that coal provided during last winter's extreme weather in the eastern part of the country. “The Department of Energy just completed a study of how the grid operated during late December

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Environment Department On Recent Oil Leak

The oil spill “was not evident at sea the next day having drifted to the north,” and “we were very lucky that the conditions were very helpful to deploy and recover boom and that the wind was off-shore,” the Department of Environment and Natural …

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Rick Perry’s Energy Department Plans To Prop Up Coal Plants With Direct Subsidies

Coal power plant cc by x1klima on FLickrIn a blatant money-grab for the coal industry, Rick Perry’s Energy Department is pushing for direct subsidies to dirty, un-economical coal-fired power plants.

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Department of Hawaiian Homelands Energy Efficiency Project Kicks off

The Department of Hawaiian Homelands (DHHL) owns 10,000 homes across the Hawaiian islands that it leases out on 99-year leases to residents of Hawaiian ancestry. It’s part of the state’s affordable housing initiatives, and it provides much needed relief from high cost of living for many Hawaiian people

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US Interior Department Suppresses Sea Level Rise Study Conclusion

The US Geographic Service has deleted a sentence connecting the rise in sea level to climate change. One researcher calls it a “crime against the American people.”

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