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Sfederspiel's blog  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

Introducing FRED, Enabling Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales http://en.openei.org/community/blog/introducing-fred-enabling-unique-visualization-and-manipulation-energy-data-multiple-scales The U.S. Department of Energy, the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, and the Planetary Skin Institute recently released a new open platform hosted by OpenEI which enables state and local governments, agencies, corporations, and other energy analysts to effectively visualize energy use data and make energy data more useful for decision-making processes.blog/introducing-fred-enabling-unique-visualization-and-manipulation-energy-data-multiple-scales"

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Blog posts  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

content/blogs en Suburbs offset Low Carbon content/blogs en Suburbs offset Low Carbon Footprint of major U.S. Cities http://en.openei.org/community/blog/suburbs-offset-low-carbon-footprint-major-us-cities New research from the University of California-Berkeley shows that those who live in cities in the United States have significantly smaller per-capita carbon footprints than their suburban counterparts. The difference is such that suburban dwellers essentially offset the low carbon footprints of urban dwellers.blog/suburbs-offset-low-carbon-footprint-major-us-cities" target="_blank">read more

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Blog Posts  

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7?&date_filter[value]&uid= en Innovators 7?&date_filter[value]&uid= en Innovators Using Federal Data to Help Consumers Make Informed Decisions http://www.data.gov/blog/innovators-using-federal-data-help-consumers-make-informed-decisions-0 Log into vote

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Blog Posts  

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6?&date_filter[value]&uid= en Made In 6?&date_filter[value]&uid= en Made In America: Helping Revitalize U.S. Manufacturing http://www.data.gov/blog/made-america-helping-revitalize-us-manufacturing Log into vote

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Safety - Blog posts | Data.gov  

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posts Safety DataTools Apps Challenges Resources Blogs Let's Talk Safety You are here Data.gov Communities Safety Blog Posts Author Posted after E.g., 2013-09-21 Apply Obama...

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Sfederspiel's blog | OpenEI Community  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales FRED Free Energy Data Map OpenEI Tool Visualization The U.S. Department of Energy, the Pacific...

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Blog posts | OpenEI Community  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

Blog posts Blog posts Home > Community Filter Search Author Enter a comma separated list of user names. Tags My groups True False Apply Graham7781 Suburbs offset Low Carbon Footprint of major U.S. Cities Posted: 9 Jan 2014 - 13:12 by Graham7781 New research from the University of California-Berkeley shows that those who live in cities in the United States have significantly smaller per-capita carbon footprints than their suburban counterparts. The difference is such that suburban dwellers essentially offset the low carbon footprints of urban dwellers. Group: Tags: carbon, cities, CO2, emissions, OpenEI, suburbs, US Rosborne318 Request for Information Renewable Energy Generation/Production Shreveport Airport Authority - Response Deadline 2 January 2014 Posted: 2 Dec 2013 - 11:06 by Rosborne318

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White House Blog Post on the President's "Better Buildings Initiative" |  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

White House Blog Post on the President's "Better Buildings White House Blog Post on the President's "Better Buildings Initiative" White House Blog Post on the President's "Better Buildings Initiative" February 4, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis In case you missed it, below is a summary on the White House blog of President Obama's major announcement yesterday on building efficiency. The "Better Buildings" initiative aims to achieve a 20 percent improvement in commercial energy efficiency by 2020, reduce companies' and business owners' energy bills by about $40 billion per year, and save energy by reforming outdated incentives and challenging the private sector to act. WASHINGTON - Today, the Deputy Director of the Office of Public Engagement Greg Nelson posted the following statement to the White House blog. View

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White House Blog Post on the President's "Better Buildings Initiative" |  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

White House Blog Post on the President's "Better Buildings White House Blog Post on the President's "Better Buildings Initiative" White House Blog Post on the President's "Better Buildings Initiative" February 4, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis In case you missed it, below is a summary on the White House blog of President Obama's major announcement yesterday on building efficiency. The "Better Buildings" initiative aims to achieve a 20 percent improvement in commercial energy efficiency by 2020, reduce companies' and business owners' energy bills by about $40 billion per year, and save energy by reforming outdated incentives and challenging the private sector to act. WASHINGTON - Today, the Deputy Director of the Office of Public Engagement Greg Nelson posted the following statement to the White House blog. View

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15 Blog Posts to Get You Ready for Winter Savings | Department of Energy  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

15 Blog Posts to Get You Ready for Winter Savings 15 Blog Posts to Get You Ready for Winter Savings 15 Blog Posts to Get You Ready for Winter Savings October 13, 2009 - 1:25pm Addthis Allison Casey Senior Communicator, NREL On Saturday, I woke up to three inches of snow on the ground. THREE INCHES! On October 10th! Despite having grown up in what one of my college roommates lovingly referred to as the "TUNDRA!" (a.k.a, Wisconsin, and yes, she spoke this word in horrified all-caps), I am opposed to winter. I mean, I get that winter should not go away. Climate change is bad. And things like skiing, ice skating, snow forts, and hot chocolate do make winter a bit more bearable. But it's just so... cold. And icy. And dark. Unfortunately, hibernation isn't really an option, and-in addition to extra doses of whining from yours truly-all of those cold, dark days can

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Blog Posts  

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11?&date_filter[value]&uid= en Improving our 11?&date_filter[value]&uid= en Improving our digital services to better serve you http://www.data.gov/node/117782

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Blog Posts  

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5?&datefiltervalue&uid en Obama Administration drives release of car safety data, unveils new NHTSA SaferCar app for iOS http:www.data.govblogobama-administration-drives-re...

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Blog Promotion | Open Energy Information  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

Blog Promotion Blog Promotion Jump to: navigation, search Promoting your blog Now that you're a member of the OpenEI community and are interested in blogging, you may want to promote your blog using OpenEI's social media and rss feed channels. Here is a simple list of information on how to have your blog promoted through these channels, bringing you more exposure for your posts. Writing Style OpenEI does not have strict requirements for writing style. However, if you want to have your blog promoted and would hope for exposure, think about making your blog short, easy to read, and related to one topic. If your blog post crosses many boundaries, it probably has many different variants and may be difficult for the outside readers of the OpenEI blog to follow. If you have a long blog post related to several topics, you could possibly

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LDA-Based topic modeling in labeling blog posts with wikipedia entries  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

Given a search query, most existing search engines simply return a ranked list of search results. However, it is often the case that those search result documents consist of a mixture of documents that are closely related to various contents. In order ... Keywords: LDA, blog, topic analysis, topic model, wikipedia

Daisuke Yokomoto; Kensaku Makita; Hiroko Suzuki; Daichi Koike; Takehito Utsuro; Yasuhide Kawada; Tomohiro Fukuhara

2012-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Team China...  

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China Transforms Shipping Containers Into a Solar-Powered House Friday, June 17, 2011 By Erin Pierce Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In...

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Purdue's "IN...  

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Purdue's "IN Home" Rallies for the Solar Decathlon Friday, May 6, 2011 By Erik Hyrkas Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S....

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Energy blogs  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

energy-blogs en Suburbs offset Low energy-blogs en Suburbs offset Low Carbon Footprint of major U.S. Cities http://en.openei.org/community/blog/suburbs-offset-low-carbon-footprint-major-us-cities New research from the University of California-Berkeley shows that those who live in cities in the United States have significantly smaller per-capita carbon footprints than their suburban counterparts. The difference is such that suburban dwellers essentially offset the low carbon footprints of urban dwellers.blog/suburbs-offset-low-carbon-footprint-major-us-cities" target="_blank">read more

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Buildings Blog  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

blog Office of Energy Efficiency & blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Forrestal Building 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20585 en EnergyPlus Boosts Building Efficiency with Help from Autodesk http://energy.gov/eere/articles/energyplus-boosts-building-efficiency-help-autodesk EnergyPlus Boosts Building Efficiency with Help from Autodesk

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Water Blog  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Forrestal Building 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20585 en Calling All Coders: Help Advance America's Ocean Power Industry http://energy.gov/eere/articles/calling-all-coders-help-advance-america-s-ocean-power-industry Calling All Coders: Help Advance America's Ocean Power Industry

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EERE Blog  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

eere-blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable eere-blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Forrestal Building 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20585 en Simplifying Solar Project Financing http://energy.gov/eere/articles/simplifying-solar-project-financing Simplifying Solar Project Financing

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Geothermal Blog  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

blog Office of Energy Efficiency & blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Forrestal Building 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20585 en Geothermal Energy: A Glance Back and a Leap Forward http://energy.gov/eere/articles/geothermal-energy-glance-back-and-leap-forward Geothermal Energy: A Glance Back and a Leap Forward

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Manufacturing Blog  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

blog Office of Energy Efficiency & blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Forrestal Building 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20585 en Next-Generation Power Electronics: Reducing Energy Waste and Powering the Future http://energy.gov/eere/articles/next-generation-power-electronics-reducing-energy-waste-and-powering-future Next-Generation Power Electronics: Reducing Energy Waste and Powering the Future

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy Blog RSS February 8, 2011 Darfuri woman using a Berkeley-Darfur cookstove | Courtesy of darfurstoves.org Berkeley Lab's Ashok Gadgil Takes Fuel Efficient Cookstoves to Ethiopia Find out how researchers from the Department of Energy are using technology and innovation to bring clean-burning cookstoves to the developing world. Their project is helping increase safety for families while simultaneously reducing deforestation and greenhouse gas emissions. February 8, 2011 Shutting the Door on Cold Weather How to save energy and money at home by installing energy-efficient windows, doors, and skylights. February 8, 2011 Of Refrigerators & Regulations Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from The White House Blog. The President took a moment during his speech to put the debate over

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Energy Savers Blog Policy Change | Department of Energy  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

Energy Savers Blog Policy Change Energy Savers Blog Policy Change Energy Savers Blog Policy Change December 14, 2011 - 6:10am Addthis The main reason the Energy Savers Blog exists is to communicate saving money & energy at home with you: the consumer. Our blogging team includes several people whose work supports different areas of the U.S. Department of Energy, and we're all motivated to share our life and work experience with you. We love your comments, positive or constructive, engaging or neutral. Up to this time, commenting has been left open for all blog entries going back to the very first blog entry. We have noticed, however, that the real, on-topic comments typically come in within a few weeks of a blog entry being posted. So we've decided to close comments on all blog entries that are 30 days or

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Energy Savers Blog Policy Change | Department of Energy  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

Energy Savers Blog Policy Change Energy Savers Blog Policy Change Energy Savers Blog Policy Change December 14, 2011 - 6:10am Addthis The main reason the Energy Savers Blog exists is to communicate saving money & energy at home with you: the consumer. Our blogging team includes several people whose work supports different areas of the U.S. Department of Energy, and we're all motivated to share our life and work experience with you. We love your comments, positive or constructive, engaging or neutral. Up to this time, commenting has been left open for all blog entries going back to the very first blog entry. We have noticed, however, that the real, on-topic comments typically come in within a few weeks of a blog entry being posted. So we've decided to close comments on all blog entries that are 30 days or

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ARM - Blog Article  

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4, 2013 [Blog] 4, 2013 [Blog] Recycling: A Lesson from Manus Island Bookmark and Share Guest post and photos by Chad Baldi, Project Engineer, ProSensing Inc. Three of us from ProSensing recently made a trip to Manus Island in Papua New Guinea to perform some upgrades to two ARM radars. We made a few interesting discoveries. In 2011, the ARM zenith cloud radar Ka-band antenna was replaced, and the old antenna was scrapped. As seen in the picture, the local villagers salvaged the scrapped antenna and are now using it to collect rain water for the community. The rain water drains off the roof of the house into the antenna, serving as a catch basin. When we told the property owner what a brand new antenna costs, he had a good laugh. The other photo is a picture of wood-crafted shed. This is an office/study

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ARM - Blog Article  

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6, 2013 [ARM Mobile Facility 2, Blog, Field Notes, MAGIC] 6, 2013 [ARM Mobile Facility 2, Blog, Field Notes, MAGIC] Seasickness in Spirit! Bookmark and Share The images in this post are graphic and could very well be those of me on a boat. Eight years ago, as a first-year graduate student, I was participating in a week-long oceanographic research cruise just off the coast of southern California. A severe case of seasickness rendered me so nauseous and incapable of work that I decided never to set foot on a boat again-and I haven't so far. Hopefully, this will not be the fate for several instruments that participated in their first-ever marine operation last fall. Between October of 2012 and January of 2013, one of the two mobile facilities maintained by the U.S. Department of Energy's Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Climate Research Facility, went on its first extended

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Homes Blog  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

homes-blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable homes-blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Forrestal Building 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20585 en Mississippi Adopts New Rules to Save Energy, Money http://energy.gov/eere/articles/mississippi-adopts-new-rules-save-energy-money-0 Mississippi Adopts New Rules to Save Energy, Money

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Alevine's blog  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

Texas Legal Review Texas Legal Review http://en.openei.org/community/blog/texas-legal-review The NREL roadmap team recently met with our legal team Brownstein Hyatt Farber and Schreck (www.bhfs.com) for a review of the Texas portion of the Geothermal Regulatory Roadmap (GRR).  BHFS provided excellent suggestions to the Section 3 flowcharts for geothermal leases on Texas state lands.  The Texas portion of the GRR now encompasses a flowchart for Texas state land leasing on Permanent School Fund Lands, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Lands, Land Trade Lands, and Relinquishment Act Lands.  Additionally, BHFS provided many other helpful tips for clarifying other issueblog/texas-legal-review"

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FE Blog  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

blog Office of Fossil Energy Forrestal Building 1000 blog Office of Fossil Energy Forrestal Building 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20585202-586-6503 en Alert! Industry and Academia - The Energy Department Seeks Your Novel Ideas for Advanced Energy Systems http://energy.gov/fe/articles/alert-industry-and-academia-energy-department-seeks-your-novel-ideas-advanced-energy Alert! Industry and Academia - The Energy Department Seeks Your Novel Ideas for Advanced Energy Systems

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Wind Blog  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

wind-blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable wind-blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Forrestal Building 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20585 en Two Facilities, One Goal: Advancing America's Wind Industry http://energy.gov/eere/articles/two-facilities-one-goal-advancing-america-s-wind-industry Two Facilities, One Goal: Advancing America's Wind Industry

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Solar Blog  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Forrestal Building 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20585 en From Mind to Marketplace: SunShot Incubator's Latest Protégés Get to Work http://energy.gov/eere/articles/mind-marketplace-sunshot-incubator-s-latest-prot-g-s-get-work From Mind to Marketplace: SunShot Incubator's Latest Protégés Get to Work

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Blog Archive  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

blog Office of Economic blog Office of Economic Impact & Diversity US Department of Energy 1000 Independence Ave., SW Washington, DC, 20585 202-586-8383 en Why 3D Printers Might Create the Next Robotic Champion http://energy.gov/diversity/articles/why-3d-printers-might-create-next-robotic-champion Why 3D Printers Might Create the Next Robotic Champion

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Bioenergy Blog  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

blog Office of Energy Efficiency & blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Forrestal Building 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20585 en From the Lab to Your Gas Tank: 4 Bioenergy Testing Facilities That Are Making a Difference http://energy.gov/eere/articles/lab-your-gas-tank-4-bioenergy-testing-facilities-are-making-difference From the Lab to Your Gas Tank: 4 Bioenergy Testing Facilities That Are Making a Difference

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Micro-blogging as online word of mouth branding  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

In this paper, we report research results investigating micro-blogging as a form of online word of mouth branding. We analyzed 149,472 micro-blog postings containing branding comments, sentiments, and opinions. We investigated the overall structure of ... Keywords: branding, micro-blogging, social networking, twittering

Bernard J. Jansen; Mimi Zhang; Kate Sobel; Abdur Chowdury

2009-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Solar Decathlon 2011  

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Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Posts Tagged 'Solar Decathlon 2011' Clarity, Passion Score Communications...

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Solar Decathlon 2009  

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Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Posts Tagged 'Solar Decathlon 2009' Solar Decathlon Alumni Association...

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Wzeng's blog  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

en New Gapminder Visualizations en New Gapminder Visualizations Added! http://en.openei.org/community/blog/new-gapminder-visualizations-added  OpenEI now features some cool new Gapminder Visualizations for users to browse and discover interesting trends. This dynamic chart, also called a motion chart, allows users to view changing data over time with four different axis, all changeable with a click of the mouse.

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Twnrel's blog  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

en Upcoming Roadmap meeting at the en Upcoming Roadmap meeting at the GRC http://en.openei.org/community/blog/upcoming-roadmap-meeting-grc  It's crunch time preparing for the Geothermal Regulatory Roadmap session next Tuesday at the GRC.  Brochures have been in preparation, thousands of hard copies (it hurts to say that given how digital everything else is on the project but there is still a role for paper products in the world) and a whole lot of pizza and caffeine.  All the products are in great shape and I expect to have an excellent meeting at the GRC.  The current draft agenda is attached.

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Rmckeel's blog  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

en The utility rate database version en The utility rate database version 1 API is now deprecated http://en.openei.org/community/blog/utility-rate-database-version-1-api-now-deprecated There comes a time in every API version's lifecycle when it needs to be deprecated.OpenEI's utility rate database version 1 API has been in use since the inception of the database in 2010.  As Illinois State University has taken a commanding lead of the project and its data curation, we have updated the schema and API to version 2 to present a richer spectrum of utility rate data.

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Sfomail's blog  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

en Solar Land Use Data on OpenEI en Solar Land Use Data on OpenEI http://en.openei.org/community/blog/solar-land-use-data-openei   I'm happy to announce that a new report on Solar+Land+Use was just released by the

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Kyoung's blog  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

en Geothermal NEPA Workshop at GRC en Geothermal NEPA Workshop at GRC http://en.openei.org/community/blog/geothermal-nepa-workshop-grc On Tuesday, October 2, the Geothermal Technology Office and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory held a 1/2-day NEPA workshop.  The workshop was held at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, in conjunction with the GEA/GRC Tradeshow and Conference.  Three presentations were given, describing the NEPA database and associated analysis that had been conducted in 2013.

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EERE Blog | Department of Energy  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

Blog EERE Blog Bioenergy Buildings Geothermal Government Energy Management Homes Hydrogen & Fuel Cells Advanced Manufacturing Solar Vehicles Water Wind Blog Archive Recent News...

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NNSA Blog | National Nuclear Security Administration  

National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)

Blog | National Nuclear Security Administration Blog | National Nuclear Security Administration Our Mission Managing the Stockpile Preventing Proliferation Powering the Nuclear Navy Emergency Response Recapitalizing Our Infrastructure Continuing Management Reform Countering Nuclear Terrorism About Us Our Programs Our History Who We Are Our Leadership Our Locations Budget Our Operations Media Room Congressional Testimony Fact Sheets Newsletters Press Releases Speeches Events Social Media Video Gallery Photo Gallery NNSA Archive Federal Employment Apply for Our Jobs Our Jobs Working at NNSA Blog Home > NNSA Blog NNSA Blog US, UK, France Discuss Stockpile Stewardship, Arms Control and Nonproliferation and Visit the Nevada National Security Site Posted By Office of Public Affairs On Dec. 18-19, 2013, the United States hosted a visit by delegations from

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Q&A Blog  

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Q&A Blog Participate with us Participate Share your Stories Museum Fan Downloads invisible utility element Q&A Blog Favorite museum Q&A What's the most commonly asked question here...

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Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

9, 2013 9, 2013 A Shining Example of Dr. King's legacy Editor's Note: This blog was originally posted on OSTI's blog. January 3, 2013 Top: MOX Services President Kelly Trice, left, presents a certificate to Wise President and Owner David Abney and Wise Marketing Director Renee Abney. Wise was recognized as a 2012 MOX Gold Supplier during a special presentation in Dayton. Bottom: Byers Precision Fabricators was recognized as a 2012 MOX Gold Supplier during a special presentation in North Carolina. Steve Marr of MOX Services (left) and Kevin Hall of NNSA (right) present Roger Byers (center) with the award. Over 9600 Small Business Subcontracts Critical to the Success of NNSA's MOX Fuel Fabrication Facility NNSA and MOX Services are committed to increasing the contracting

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Blog Trac kresults  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

Blog Trac kresults, opinion searc htask -- Indiana Univ ersit y(Y ang) Summary Statistics Run ID: wo qs2 Topic fields used title Do cumen tfields ...

2007-02-16T23:59:59.000Z

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Blog Trac kresults  

Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

Blog Trac kresults, opinion searc htask -- Indiana Univ ersit y(Y ang) Summary Statistics Run ID: wxo qf2 Topic fields used title, description, ...

2007-02-16T23:59:59.000Z

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ARM - Blog Article  

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April 19, 2013 BBOP, Blog, Field Notes Searching for Elusive Plumes in the United States Bookmark and Share Interview with scientists spearheading a research campaign: 120 flight...

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Buildings Blog | Department of Energy  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

Blog Buildings Blog RSS November 5, 2013 The Building Technologies Office's Emerging Technologies Program works to advance new commerical building technologies that are expected to...

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News & Blog | Department of Energy  

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News & Blog FE Today Press Releases & Techlines Blog Speeches and Testimony Fossil Energy Today January 22, 2013 Fossil Energy Today - First Quarter, 2013 Here are just some of...

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Team New York  

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Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Posts Tagged 'Team New York' All-Team Meeting Kicks Off Solar Decathlon...

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FE Blog | Department of Energy  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

June 6, 2011 June 6, 2011 National Carbon Capture Center Launches Post-Combustion Test Center Post-Combustion Carbon Capture Center begins testing new carbon capture and storage technologies in Alabama. February 16, 2011 Celebrating Black History Month with DOE's Christopher Smith Throughout the month of February, we've been introducing remarkable African Americans who are working to advance the President's clean energy agenda. This week we're highlighting Christopher Smith, the Department's Deputy Assistant Secretary for Oil and Natural Gas in the Office of Fossil Energy. Below is a post he wrote that was featured on White House blog earlier this month. October 1, 2010 Secretary Chu and John Berry (foreground) at the Department of Energy Feds Feed Families Event. DOE Weighs in at 120,000 lbs!

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Ianjkalin's blog | OpenEI Community  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

Ianjkalin's blog Ianjkalin's blog Home > Blogs Ianjkalin's picture Submitted by Ianjkalin(84) Contributor 28 February, 2013 - 12:35 Open Government Data Spurs Entrepreneurship and Jobs Open Data+entrepreneur Originally posted by White House Office of Science and Technology Policy on February 4th, 2013. By Marina Martin, Ian Kalin, Nat Manning, Dmitry Kachaev, Nicholas Bramble, and Raphael Majma. Presidential Innovation Fellows. Ianjkalin's picture Submitted by Ianjkalin(84) Contributor 19 February, 2013 - 11:24 The Administration's "North Stars" for Energy Open Data + north stars The President's guiding targets for energy innovation, an all-of-the-above strategy: 1. "Sunshot." Solar as cheap as fossil fuels. 2. "EV Everywhere." Shift cars and trucks off of oil for good.

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EERE News and Blog | Department of Energy  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

EERE News and Blog EERE News and Blog Bioenergy Buildings Geothermal Government Energy Management Homes Hydrogen & Fuel Cells Advanced Manufacturing Solar Vehicles Water Wind Blog...

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Hydrogen & Fuel Cells Blog | Department of Energy  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

Blog Hydrogen & Fuel Cells Blog Bioenergy Buildings Geothermal Government Energy Management Homes Hydrogen & Fuel Cells Manufacturing Solar Vehicles Water Wind Blog Archive Recent...

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ARM - Blog Article  

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7, 2013 Blog, Field Notes, MAGIC Fourth of July Fireworks After a Day at the Los Angeles Dock Bookmark and Share Editor's note: Ernie Lewis, principal investigator for the Marine...

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Wind Blog | Department of Energy  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

Wind Blog Wind Blog RSS September 26, 2013 Wind Farm Brings Clean, Affordable Energy to Alaskan Cooperative How can we make it easier for more communities to use wind power?...

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Energy blogs | OpenEI Community  

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Energy blogs Energy blogs Home > Community Filter Search Author Enter a comma separated list of user names. Tags My groups True False Apply Kyoung Geothermal NEPA Workshop at GRC Posted: 14 Oct 2013 - 20:19 by Kyoung Group: Geothermal Regulatory Roadmap On Tuesday, October 2, the Geothermal Technology Office and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory held a 1/2-day NEPA workshop. The workshop was held at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, in conjunction with the GEA/GRC Tradeshow and Conference. Three presentations were given, describing the NEPA database and associated analysis that had been conducted in 2013. 1. NEPA Database: The NEPA Database was developed on OpenEI as a way to assemble NEPA-related documents and meta-data in one location. As of this posting, there are 175 document sets in the collection, including

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ne/blog-archive 1000 Independence Ave. SWWashington DC ne/blog-archive 1000 Independence Ave. SWWashington DC 20585202-586-5000 en Generation IV International Forum Updates Technology Roadmap and Builds Future Collaboration http://energy.gov/ne/articles/generation-iv-international-forum-updates-technology-roadmap-and-builds-future Generation IV International Forum Updates Technology Roadmap and Builds Future Collaboration

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blog Office of Energy Efficiency & blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Forrestal Building 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20585 en Clean Energy Projects Helping Wisconsin Tribe Achieve Sustainability Goals http://energy.gov/eere/articles/clean-energy-projects-helping-wisconsin-tribe-achieve-sustainability-goals Clean Energy Projects Helping Wisconsin Tribe Achieve Sustainability Goals

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cio-blog-archive Office of the Chief Information cio-blog-archive Office of the Chief Information Officer 1000 Independence Ave., SW Washington, DC 202-586-0166 en Energy Department Launches Second Contest of the American Energy Data Challenge http://energy.gov/data/articles/energy-department-launches-second-contest-american-energy-data-challenge Energy Department Launches Second Contest of the American Energy Data Challenge

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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4, 2011 4, 2011 Energy.TooManyWebsites.gov In a blog post titled TooManyWebsites.gov, my counterpart at the White House outlined the Obama Administration's plans to improve how the federal government delivers information and services to the public online by reducing the number of websites it maintains. We're answering the President's call, seizing the opportunity to streamline web operations, reduce duplicative spending and improve overall web communications. June 14, 2011 Primus Power's energy cell stack. | Photo Courtesy of Primus Power Primus Power's Flow Battery Powered by $11 Million in Private Investment Investments in Primus Power's low-cost, distributed storage battery technology pave the way for increased integration of solar and wind technology into our nation's energy portfolio.

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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24, 2011 24, 2011 The Energy of Entrepreneurs This entry has been cross-posted from The White House blog. Read Secretary Chu's thoughts following a meeting with small business leaders and the ideas they expressed about supporting their work in clean energy. February 24, 2011 The Inaugural Meeting of the President's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness Editor's Note: This event has concluded. Today, Secretary Chu heads to the White House to participate in the first meeting of the President's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness. February 24, 2011 Set up at the Neal Hot Springs project | Photo Courtesy of the Department of Energy Loans Program Office Department of Energy Finalizes $96.8 Million Recovery Act Loan for Geothermal Plant The Neal Hot Springs project will use a first-of-its-kind improved

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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May 26, 2009 May 26, 2009 Have a Question About Energy Efficiency or Renewable Energy? Ask Ener-Gee Whiz! Ener-Gee Whiz posts will provide information on hot energy efficiency and renewables topics in the news or answer energy-related questions posed by Energy Savers blog readers. May 21, 2009 What Are Your Greatest Energy Concerns for Summer? Let us know how you're getting ready for the warmer months. May 19, 2009 Animations, Videos, and Other Flashy Shiny Things from EERE Check out EERE's new multimedia site -- you might learn something new! May 14, 2009 Are You Biking to Work This Week? Why or Why Not? Biking is great exercise, saves gas and car maintenance costs, and is good for the environment. May 12, 2009 Stay Cool for Less Money with a Ceiling Fan Whether you're still anticipating snow or have broken out the sandals and

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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14, 2011 14, 2011 Energy.TooManyWebsites.gov In a blog post titled TooManyWebsites.gov, my counterpart at the White House outlined the Obama Administration's plans to improve how the federal government delivers information and services to the public online by reducing the number of websites it maintains. We're answering the President's call, seizing the opportunity to streamline web operations, reduce duplicative spending and improve overall web communications. June 14, 2011 Primus Power's energy cell stack. | Photo Courtesy of Primus Power Primus Power's Flow Battery Powered by $11 Million in Private Investment Investments in Primus Power's low-cost, distributed storage battery technology pave the way for increased integration of solar and wind technology into our nation's energy portfolio.

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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8, 2011 8, 2011 Of Refrigerators & Regulations Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from The White House Blog. The President took a moment during his speech to put the debate over regulation in a different perspective. February 7, 2011 Mechanics train with plasma arc cutting equipment at the Paducah Site | Courtesy of Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant 240 Jobs Later: The Recovery Act's Impact at the Paducah Site Workers at the Department of Energy's Paducah Site are doing great things with the training they've received as part of the Recovery Act. February 7, 2011 Miles Below the Earth: The Next-Generation of Geothermal Energy Jumpstarting the geothermal industry across the United States. February 7, 2011 Modern Smart Grid Offers Consumers the Power of Choice

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Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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July 26, 2011 July 26, 2011 Checking in on Our Council on Women and Girls' Mentoring Program At the end of March we announced the start of a new mentoring program through our Council on Women and Girls, which matches up female undergraduate students in the DC area with women employees in science, engineering, technology, and mathematics (STEM) areas of work. (Check out the blog post here). July 25, 2011 Announcing the American Indian Research and Education Initiative A new pilot program to connect Department of Energy Resources with American Indian students American Indian communities are uniquely situated in the matrix of energy production and energy use and efficiency. Tribal lands are often repositories of coal, oil, and uranium, and have tremendous untapped energy

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Data.gov Blogs Data.gov Blogs Author Posted After E.g., 2014-01-11 Apply Open Data Building a Stronger Economy | White House Submitted by Nick Sinai on Tue, 10/29/2013 - 12:54pm Log in to vote 0 Every day young startups and large companies are using open government data to build new products and services that address real challenges for Americans. Fueled by open data, these enterprises are hiring people in cities and towns across the country. Open data are also helping the Federal Government to be more efficient, effective, data-driven, and transparent. We've seen the power of open government data in action-and it pays off. Read more about Open Data Building a Stronger Economy | White House 1 comment(s) | Add new comment Progress Toward Opening Government Data Resources | White House

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Solar Decathlon...  

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Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Solar Decathlon Alumni Association Seeks Former Decathletes Wednesday,...

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ARM - Blog Article  

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September 27, 2013 [Blog, Field Notes] September 27, 2013 [Blog, Field Notes] Aerosol Observing System Gussied Up to Go Out Bookmark and Share Editor's note: Stephen Springston, a scientist from Brookhaven National Laboratory, shared this update in August 2013 on a new aerosol observing system (AOS). Originally deployed in Australia, the next-generation aerosol observing system (AOS) system returned to Brookhaven National Laboratory this summer for an invigorating makeover. With instrument, computer, and infrastructure systems rearranged and updated, and a fresh coat of paint, she is ready to go back out into the field as part of ARM's new Eastern North Atlantic (ENA) site! The AOS left Brookhaven on its journey to Graciosa Island in the Azores where it will obtain in situ measurements of aerosols and their optical properties as part of the new ARM Climate Research Facility fixed site in the Eastern North Atlantic.

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HSS Blog Archive  

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blog-archive Forrestal Building 1000 Independence blog-archive Forrestal Building 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 205851.800.dial.DOE en New Manhattan Project Resource Page Launched http://energy.gov/articles/new-manhattan-project-resource-page-launched New Manhattan Project Resource Page Launched

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Energy Saver Blog  

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energysaver/blog en Last-Minute Energy Saving Stocking energysaver/blog en Last-Minute Energy Saving Stocking Stuffers http://energy.gov/energysaver/articles/last-minute-energy-saving-stocking-stuffers Last-Minute Energy Saving Stocking Stuffers

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ARM - Blog Article  

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0, 2013 [BBOP, Blog, Field Notes] 0, 2013 [BBOP, Blog, Field Notes] BBOP Media Stop Bookmark and Share Editor's note: Eric Francavilla is an intern in the media relations department at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. On August 15, I joined Mary Beckman of the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) media relations team for a media event held at the Biomass Burning Observation Project (BBOP) base of operations: a small hangar at Bergstrom Aircraft in Pasco, Wash. We invited reporters to see how scientists from the Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory and PNNL have teamed up to fly through forest fire smoke across the Northwest in the name of science. The G-1 research plane, seen here at the Bergstrom Aircraft hangar in Pasco, Wash., carries a payload for BBOP of more than 30 scientific instruments to measure smoke from forest fires and other biomass burns.

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PI Blog Archive  

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pi/blog-archive Office of Policy and International pi/blog-archive Office of Policy and International Affairs 1000 Independence Ave., SW Washington, DC 20585 202-586-8660 en SLIDESHOW: Highlights from the 2013 Women in Clean Energy Symposium http://energy.gov/articles/slideshow-highlights-2013-women-clean-energy-symposium SLIDESHOW: Highlights from the 2013 Women in Clean Energy Symposium

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ARM - Blog Article  

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1, 2013 [BBOP, Blog, Field Notes] 1, 2013 [BBOP, Blog, Field Notes] "...and BBOP was chosen for this one." Bookmark and Share The Biomass Burning Observation Project, or BBOP, is a field campaign that is being carried out with the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Aerial Facility (AAF) of the U.S. Department of Energy this summer to measure the evolution of properties of aerosols produced by biomass burns. Biomass refers to any vegetation-trees, grass, etc.-and thus biomass burns refer to forest fires, grass fires, etc., whether they be natural, such as forest fires started by lightning strikes, or anthropogenic (i.e., man-made), such as crops being burned by farmers. This first newsletter will give an introduction to BBOP, and subsequent newsletters, to be distributed every few weeks, will provide information on the status of the

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4, 2013 [Blog, Field Notes, SGP] 4, 2013 [Blog, Field Notes, SGP] Department of Energy Maintains Sophisticated Climate Research Facility... in Tornado Alley Bookmark and Share "We're talking about 500,000 square miles under the gun for severe weather," warned CNN meteorologist Indra Petersons on Monday morning. "Today could be as bad as yesterday," she added. It was May 20. Over the weekend, severe weather had already caused fatalities and a tornado alert was in place across five states, from Texas to Michigan. Sitting in his sun-filled office at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in eastern Washington, Jim Mather, a climate scientist, looked worried. In his role as technical director of the Department of Energy's Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Climate Research Facility, he is responsible

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November 13, 2013 [BBOP, Blog, Field Notes] November 13, 2013 [BBOP, Blog, Field Notes] Thanks for the Great Work - and BBOP Data! Bookmark and Share Editor's note: Drs. Larry Kleinman and Arthur Sedlacek are atmospheric chemists from the Brookhaven National Laboratory, spearheading BBOP. Today marks the conclusion of the field measurement phase of our Biomass Burning Observation Project (BBOP) campaign. In just under 4 months, we sampled 17 wildfires, more than 2 dozen agricultural burns and a handful of urban emissions, which we used as a contrasting data set. By conducting an aircraft measurement campaign that uniquely targeted near-field biomass burning aerosols, we have collected an important data set that will contribute to our community a process-level understanding of how these aerosols evolve and their forcing impact.

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OE Recovery Act Blog  

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blog Office of Electricity Delivery & blog Office of Electricity Delivery & Energy Reliability 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20585 202-586-1411 en Top 9 Things You Didn't Know About America's Power Grid http://energy.gov/articles/top-9-things-you-didnt-know-about-americas-power-grid Top 9 Things You Didn't Know About America's Power Grid

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ARM - Blog Article  

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7, 2013 [Blog, Field Notes, SGP] 7, 2013 [Blog, Field Notes, SGP] You Will Be Missed, Mr. Samaras Bookmark and Share Around the early 1990s, the U.S. Department of Energy set up the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Program to collect climate and weather-related observations from across the globe. One of its first sites-now sprawling over 143,000 square kilometers and harboring 33 suites of sophisticated instruments-is in Oklahoma. Around the same time, a man working by himself was designing and building his own weather-measuring probes and driving them around in a truck. For the next twenty years, Tim Samaras would log close to 56,000 kilometers each year, driving across the prairies during peak tornado season. Early in his life, the movie "The Wizard of Oz" had captured Samaras's imagination.

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Graham7781's blog  

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2 en Suburbs offset Low Carbon 2 en Suburbs offset Low Carbon Footprint of major U.S. Cities http://en.openei.org/community/blog/suburbs-offset-low-carbon-footprint-major-us-cities New research from the University of California-Berkeley shows that those who live in cities in the United States have significantly smaller per-capita carbon footprints than their suburban counterparts. The difference is such that suburban dwellers essentially offset the low carbon footprints of urban dwellers.blog/suburbs-offset-low-carbon-footprint-major-us-cities" target="_blank">read more

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ARM - Blog Article  

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8, 2013 [ARM Aerial Facility, ARM Mobile Facility 1, Blog, Field 8, 2013 [ARM Aerial Facility, ARM Mobile Facility 1, Blog, Field Notes, TCAP] TCAP Updates: A New Instrument and Cold Weather Bookmark and Share Editor's note: Dr. Larry Berg is the lead scientist for the Two-Column Aerosol Project. The ARM Mobile Facility site, deployed at Truro, Massachusetts, is shown here in an earlier and warmer time of the year. The ARM Mobile Facility site, deployed at Truro, Massachusetts, is shown here in an earlier and warmer time of the year. We are back on Cape Cod for the second TCAP intensive operations period, which we abbreviate as IOP. The weather conditions have been challenging (more on that later), but we have managed to get in a number of good research flights between the storms. We made one important change to the G-1 aircraft for the second IOP, and that was to include a special inlet

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OE Blog Archive  

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blog-articles Office of Electricity blog-articles Office of Electricity Delivery & Energy Reliability 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20585 202-586-1411 en First Round of American Energy Data Challenge Winners Announced http://energy.gov/data/articles/first-round-american-energy-data-challenge-winners-announced First Round of American Energy Data Challenge Winners Announced

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ARM - Blog Article  

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24, 2013 [Blog, Field Notes, MAGIC] 24, 2013 [Blog, Field Notes, MAGIC] An "Uneventful" Leg During MAGIC Bookmark and Share Editor's note: Ernie Lewis, principal investigator for the Marine ARM GPCI Investigations of Clouds (MAGIC) field campaign, sent this update on July 11, 2013. Thursday, July 11, evening We are just pulling into port in Honolulu (about 8pm local time on Thursday), a day later than normal, but we had left Los Angeles a day later than normal also. The trip was mostly uneventful (only one power outage), which is a good thing; typically anything that would make a trip "eventful" is not desirable. The instruments worked well, the techs-Pat and Mark-and, Trevor -a grad student-have been fun to work with, and the food was excellent. It was overcast nearly the entire way. It was bright a few times

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Indian Energy Blog Archive  

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Indian Energy Blog Archive Office of Indian Indian Energy Blog Archive Office of Indian Energy Policy and Programs 1000 Independence Ave. SW Washington DC 20585 (202) 586-1272 en From Theory to Reality: Visit to NREL Heightens Student's Desire to Become an Engineer http://energy.gov/indianenergy/articles/theory-reality-visit-nrel-heightens-students-desire-become-engineer From Theory to Reality: Visit to NREL Heightens Student's Desire to Become an Engineer

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ARM - Blog Article  

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May 21, 2011 [Blog, Field Notes, MC3E] May 21, 2011 [Blog, Field Notes, MC3E] The (Almost) Dream Scenario Bookmark and Share Long before the MC3E scientists arrived in Ponca City and descended upon the SGP Central Facility (CF), there was a great deal of talk about the "dream scenario." The golden case of all golden cases was described as a well defined line of convective storms with a large stratiform rain region that propagated directly over the SGP CF. While this dream system moved over the site it would be sampled by all the CF instrumentation including the new scanning radar systems, sliced and diced by the N-Pol and D3R radars, and sampled from above by the NASA ER-2 and within by the UND Citation along well defined cross sections over the CF. We need to sample all different types of convective storms and have much to learn from all

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Tidewater Virginia  

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Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Solar Decathlon Blog - Tidewater Virginia Below you will find Solar...

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Why are they excited?: identifying and explaining spikes in blog mood levels  

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We describe a method for discovering irregularities in temporal mood patterns appearing in a large corpus of blog posts, and labeling them with a natural language explanation. Simple techniques based on comparing corpus frequencies, coupled with large ...

Krisztian Balog; Gilad Mishne; Maarten de Rijke

2006-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Rosborne318's blog  

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320 en Request for Information 320 en Request for Information Renewable Energy Generation/Production Shreveport Airport Authority - Response Deadline 2 January 2014 http://en.openei.org/community/blog/request-information-renewable-energy-generationproduction-shreveport-airport-authority-response The Shreveport Airport Authority intends to issue a Request for Proposal (RFP) at some future time for renewable energy generation opportunities on Shreveport Airport property.

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Geothermal Blog | Department of Energy  

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Blog Blog Geothermal Blog RSS October 23, 2013 This diagram shows how electricity is produced using enhanced geothermal systems. | Energy Department Geothermal Energy: A Glance Back and a Leap Forward This year marks the centennial of the first commercial electricity production from geothermal resources. As geothermal technologies advance, the Energy Department is working to improve, and lower the cost of, enhanced geothermal systems. April 12, 2013 Learn the basics of enhanced geothermal systems technology. I Infographic by Sarah Gerrity. Enhanced Geothermal in Nevada: Extracting Heat From the Earth to Generate Sustainable Power Innovative clean energy project is up and running in Nevada.

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Solar Decathlon...  

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Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Solar Decathlon 2013: New Teams New Location Thursday, January 26, 2012...

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Solar Decathlon...  

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Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Solar Decathlon Dates Set for October 3-13, 2013 Wednesday, March 14, 2012...

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Department...  

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Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Department of Energy Seeks New Location for Solar Decathlon 2013 Tuesday,...

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Canada  

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Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Solar Decathlon Blog - Canada Below you will find Solar Decathlon news from...

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Ohio State  

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Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Solar Decathlon Blog - Ohio State Below you will find Solar Decathlon news...

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy Blog RSS June 22, 2012 The Big Green Bus visited the Energy Department and Secretary Chu this Tuesday. Ten Dartmouth students are touring the nation on the Big Green Bus to build enthusiasm for community involvement through environmental action. This is the 8th year this completely student run initiative has hit the road to travel 12,000 miles across 24 states on a reused, veggie-powered Greyhound bus. | Image: Justin Vandenbroeck, Energy Department Photo of the Week: June 22, 2012 Check out our favorite energy-related photos! June 22, 2012 This rendering shows a lysozyme structural model against its X-ray diffraction pattern from SLAC's Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS), a powerful X-ray laser facility. Researchers have achieved high-resolution images of these simple biomolecules using advanced crystallography at LCLS. | Photo by Anton Barty/DESY

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Homes Blog | Department of Energy  

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Blog Blog Homes Blog RSS November 8, 2013 The Jackson County Welcome Center in Moss Point, Mississippi. The Mississippi Public Service Commission has approved new rules that will help provide utility customers several pathways to increase energy efficiency. | Photo courtesy of Energy and Natural Resources Division, Mississippi Development Authority Mississippi Adopts New Rules to Save Energy, Money The Mississippi Public Service Commission has issued new rules that will help provide utility customers several pathways to increase energy efficiency. August 15, 2013 New Energy Saver 101 infographic breaks down a home energy audit, explaining what energy auditors look for and the special tools they use to determine where a home is wasting energy. | Infographic by Sarah Gerrity, Energy Department.

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy Blog RSS July 29, 2010 Better Budget With Combined Funding for 'Green Community' When the town of Lancaster, Massachusetts discovered that energy was the second largest non-personnel percentage of their budget, they knew something must be done to become more efficient and reduce costs. July 29, 2010 From Volvo to a Career in Virginia's Weatherization Industry How the recession turned around for one Virginia resident through a new career in weatherization. July 29, 2010 Richmond and Chesapeake Bay Railway Car Barn will serve as an example of green building in the community. | Photo by Julie Wescott Weissend Historic Railroad Building Goes Net Zero Dovetail Construction Company saw a unique challenge - and opportunity - with a neglected 1880s-era Richmond and Chesapeake Bay Railway Car Barn.

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy Blog RSS October 24, 2008 2009 Fuel Economy Guide and FuelEconomy.gov Learn about the 2009 Fuel Economy Guide here. October 21, 2008 Purchasing a New Energy-Efficient Central Heating System Think you know heating systems? Check this out before purchasing a new one. October 16, 2008 Question of the Week: What Have You Done to Improve Your Windows? Share your thoughts on window efficiency upgrades with us! October 15, 2008 Improving the Energy Efficiency of Existing Windows Make your windows more efficient and save energy and money. October 13, 2008 Purchasing Energy-Efficient Windows Need help shopping for energy efficient windows? Look here. October 9, 2008 Question of the Week: Besides Cost, What Motivates You to Save Energy? Share your thoughts on saving energy.

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy Blog RSS June 29, 2011 Hybrid vehicles circle the track at Indianapolis Motor Speedway as part of the inaugural Clean Cities Stakeholder Summit The Clean Energy Race Assistant Secretary David Sandalow documents his experiences at the inaugural Clean Cities Stakeholder Summit at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. June 29, 2011 Finding & Sharing Information about Energy Efficiency Know someone looking for efficiency tips? Now you can send them to our Stay Cool, Save Money campaign. June 29, 2011 Our Energy Independence - A Live Chat With Dr. Arun Majumdar Join Dr. Arun Majumdar at 2 PM ET for a live, two-way conversation about the investments we're making to build the clean energy infrastructure of the future. June 29, 2011 Los Alamos National Laboratory: Las Conchas Fire Update

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Solar Blog | Department of Energy  

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Blog Blog Solar Blog RSS November 4, 2010 Sen. Menendez, Rep. Pascrell, John Lushetsky and other officials at the ribbon cutting. Largest Solar Panel Installation at a U.S. University Goes Live John Lushetsky, Program Manager of the Solar Technologies Program at the Energy Department, shares his thoughts on the recent ribbon cutting event for the largest solar installation on a United States university campus. May 10, 2010 Five Iowa schools will receive rooftop solar panels this summer to help teach students about the technology | File Photo Solar Panels to Help Iowa Students Learn About Renewable Energy Learning about the sun's power is just as important as harnessing it. New solar panels to be installed on the rooftops of five Iowa middle schools will give students hands-on experience with the technology and help offset

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Bioenergy Blog | Department of Energy  

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Blog Blog Bioenergy Blog RSS December 16, 2013 The Integrated Biorefinery Research Facility at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, Colorado enables partners to test conversion technologies on up to one ton of biomass material a day. | Photo by Dennis Schroeder, National Renewable Energy Laboratory From the Lab to Your Gas Tank: 4 Bioenergy Testing Facilities That Are Making a Difference The Energy Department is working to cut the cost of biofuel production by supporting advanced development and demonstration facilities throughout the country that enable researchers to fully examine their efforts on a large scale without having to maintain an expensive pilot plant. November 6, 2013 National Renewable Energy Laboratory researcher Lee Elliott collects samples of algae at a creek in Golden, Colorado. | Photo by Dennis Schroeder, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

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Vehicles Blog | Department of Energy  

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Vehicles Blog Vehicles Blog Vehicles Blog RSS November 22, 2013 As part of the 21st Century Truck Partnership, the Army will demonstrate technology that converts waste heat from an exhaust system to electricity used in its Stryker vehicle. | Photo courtesy of courtesy of U.S. Army Top U.S. Automakers Collaborate to Improve Heavy-Duty Freight Efficiency The 21st Century Truck Partnership aims to improve the fuel efficiency of heavy duty-freight vehicles in existing and future fleets throughout the country. The partnership includes 15 heavy-duty engine, truck, and bus manufacturers, four federal agencies and 12 national laboratories. September 19, 2013 A Clean Energy Revolution -- Now Critics often say America's clean energy future will "always be five years away." For four key clean energy technologies, that clean energy

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OpenEI Community blogs  

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http://en.openei.org/community/blog en Geothermal NEPA Workshop at GRC http://en.openei.org/community/blog en Geothermal NEPA Workshop at GRC http://en.openei.org/community/blog/geothermal-nepa-workshop-grc On Tuesday, October 2, the Geothermal Technology Office and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory held a 1/2-day NEPA workshop.  The workshop was held at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, in conjunction with the GEA/GRC Tradeshow and Conference.  Three presentations were given, describing the NEPA database and associated analysis that had been conducted in 2013.

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Solar Blog | Department of Energy  

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Solar Blog Solar Blog Solar Blog RSS January 16, 2014 The installation of this 2,244-panel photovoltaic system on Pinnacle Charter School in Denver, Colorado was fully funded by 456 American investors in 10 days. The project is expected to save the school $1.6 million in electricity costs over the next ten years.| Photo courtesy of Mosaic Simplifying Solar Project Financing Sunshot Incubator awardees such as Mosaic are revolutionizing America's solar landscape and helping the nation move to cleaner, more sustainable forms of energy that lower costs for consumers. October 22, 2013 Workers from Clean Power Research review a software platform that aims to lower the costs associated with connecting distributed solar electricity generation to the grid. The platform is one of several projects funded through the Energy Department's SunShot Incubator Program, which provides early-stage assistance to help small businesses cross technological barriers to commercialization. | Photo courtesy of Clean Power Research

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy Blog RSS December 27, 2013 Both! The National Ignition Facility (NIF) is a large research device located at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. The NIF uses powerful lasers to heat and compress hydrogen fuel to the point where nuclear fusion reactions take place. It is currently the largest and most energetic inertial confinement fusion device in the world. Researchers use the NIF to ensure the safety of nuclear weapons, explore the potential of fusion as a safe energy source, and understand how the universe was created. In this photo, NIF Team members Bruno Van Wonterghem (left), Jim Nally (pointing) and Rod Saunders watch through a newly installed viewing window, which allows the NIF team and visitors to see inside the chamber while it is vacuum-sealed for experiments.

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy Blog RSS September 8, 2011 Are Your Kids Learning About Saving Energy? Do you teach your children how to save energy at home, or about driving efficiently? September 6, 2011 A heavy layer of air pollution, a mix of aerosol particles and vapors, obscures the view over Mexico City. Two studies by the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory show the importance of including the small-scale effects of aerosols in climate modeling. | Image courtesy of PNNL Our Dusty Atmosphere Aerosols -- tiny particles like soot and dust - in our atmosphere can make a difference in weather, as well as climatic warming and cooling.
 Studying these tiny particles could lead to improvements in global climate models. September 6, 2011 16 R&D Projects Across 11 States to Advance Hydropower in U.S.

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy Blog RSS September 27, 2010 Recovery Act is "Lighting Up" the Streets of Philadelphia The city is converting 58,000 traffic signals, which is just one of the city's energy efficiency targets. September 27, 2010 Are You Ready to Make a Difference? In the video below Secretary Chu reflects on how his high school physics teacher, Mr. Miner, aided his intellectual development and pushed him to embrace the learning process - lessons he's kept with him ever since. September 27, 2010 A worker synchronizes a traffic light on State Road A1A in St. Augustine, FL. | Energy Department Photo | Florida County Seeks to Reduce Emissions and Improve Traffic St. Johns County, Florida is tackling its traffic-timing problem with a little help from an Energy Department Energy Efficiency and Conservation

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy Blog RSS September 30, 2008 Energy-Efficient Cooking for Winter Cold-weather cooking means a seasonal shift in the kitchen. September 25, 2008 Question of the Week: Do Energy-Related Financial Incentives Prompt You to Be More Energy Efficient? Do energy-related financial incentives or assistance programs prompt you to be more energy efficient or to purchase products that can help you save energy? September 23, 2008 Six Places to Find Help with Your Energy Costs Read about six resources that can help you save energy and money in your home. September 18, 2008 Question of the Week: What are Your Strategies for Saving Money and Energy in the Winter? What are your strategies for saving money and energy in the winter? September 16, 2008

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Water Blog | Department of Energy  

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Blog Blog Water Blog RSS December 10, 2013 The Energy Department has launched a new coding competition to help industry develop new models and tools that improve the design, development, and optimization of marine and hydrokinetic devices. | Graphic courtesy of TopCoder Calling All Coders: Help Advance America's Ocean Power Industry The Energy Department has launched a new coding competition to help industry develop new models and tools that improve the design, development, and optimization of marine and hydrokinetic devices. August 14, 2013 Tacoma Power's Cushman Hydroelectric Project installed a new two-generator powerhouse that increases electric generation capacity by 3.6 megawatts and captures energy from previously untapped water flows. | Photo courtesy of Tacoma Power.

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy Blog RSS September 30, 2011 Colorized TEM (Transmission Electron Microscopy) micrograph of a cell of Geobacter sulfurreducens (orange) with its pili (yellow) stretching out like arms and immobilizing the uranium (black precipitate). | Image courtesy of Dena Cologgi and Gemma Reguera, Michigan State University Geobacter: The Junk Food Connoisseurs of the Bacterial Kingdom With a healthy appetitie for uranium and petroleum, this family of bacteria clean up nuclear waste and other toxic materials. A team of researchers has discovered exactly how they use their arms to do this. September 30, 2011 This Month on Energy Savers: September 2011 September is a month full of changes: it marks the switch from summer to

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy Blog RSS May 4, 2012 In addition to hosting the vehicles education exhibit at the White House, Energy Department employees participated in many activities as part of Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day - like the fitness presentation shown above. | Energy Department file photo. Vehicle Education Efforts Fuel Our Future Talking to young people about clean, renewable energy sources as part of the White House's Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. May 4, 2012 Michelle will be taking questions on STEM education as well as workforce development and training. She'll also be soliciting your ideas on why these initiatives are important, and what the Department can do to improve them. Tweet-up next Thursday! Chat with Michelle Fox about STEM in Education &

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Using blogs to support learning during internship  

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Blogging has been recommended as a suitable tool for learning during internship due to its associated usefulness in collaborative learning, reflection, communication, and social support. In this study, blogging was incorporated into the internship activities ... Keywords: Blogs, Collaborative learning, Professional learning, Teaching/learning strategies

Samuel K. W. Chu; Carol K. K. Chan; Agnes F. Y. Tiwari

2012-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Maryland  

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Maryland Maryland Below you will find Solar Decathlon news from the Maryland archive, sorted by date. University of Maryland Solar Decathlon Team Celebrates With a Shed-Raising Monday, April 11, 2011 By Erin Pierce Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. Photo of a group of people posing in front of a building shell. The WaterShed team with Solar Decathlon Director Richard King and University of Maryland faculty and officials at the shed-raising event April 7 (Credit: Jennifer Towbin/U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon)

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Teams  

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'Teams' 'Teams' Solar Decathlon 2013: Designing the Houses of Today Thursday, September 12, 2013 By Rebecca Matulka Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. Designing an energy-efficient, solar-powered house for the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon is like solving a riddle that has more than one answer. Instead of just thinking about building materials and cost in the design process, teams have to consider a myriad of factors to create a winning house. Although the design process never officially ends, the teams spend more than a year focusing on design before breaking ground on their houses. Early in the process, they select a target client for their house-one of the biggest impacts on their final design-and decide how they will

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy Blog RSS August 31, 2010 Empowering Actions to Save Energy Across the Country Some of my favorite reminders of the rapid strides we are taking toward a clean energy future are the daily stories we feature on our Energy Empowers clean energy blog, and yesterday, we launched our brand new redesigned Energy Empowers Web site. August 30, 2010 Response to Weatherization Questions We respond to the questions about weatherization you asked on Twitter. August 30, 2010 Energy 101 Videos: Learn More About the Basics! A brand new Web site on EERE talks about the basics of how energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies work. But I wanted to point out something in particular: the Energy 101 series of videos! August 30, 2010 Allison's bus hybrid drive unit for transit buses can be found in 164 cities around the world. The company will use similar technology in the commercial truck hybrid system. | Photo courtesy of Allison Transmission

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Visualization | OpenEI Community  

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78 78 Varnish cache server Home Groups Community Central Green Button Applications Developer Utility Rate FRED: FRee Energy Database More Public Groups Private Groups Features Groups Blog posts Content Stream Documents Discussions Polls Q & A Events Notices My stuff Energy blogs 429 Throttled (bot load) Error 429 Throttled (bot load) Throttled (bot load) Guru Meditation: XID: 2142234778 Varnish cache server Visualization Home Sfederspiel's picture Submitted by Sfederspiel(5) Member 20 May, 2013 - 13:28 Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales FRED Free Energy Data Map OpenEI Tool Visualization The U.S. Department of Energy, the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, and the Planetary Skin Institute recently released a new open platform

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Manufacturing Blog | Department of Energy  

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Manufacturing Manufacturing Blog Manufacturing Blog RSS January 15, 2014 Next-Generation Power Electronics: Reducing Energy Waste and Powering the Future From unleashing more powerful and energy-efficient laptops, cell phones and motors, to shrinking utility-scale inverters from 8,000 pound substations to the size of a suitcase, wide bandgap semiconductors could be one of the keys to our clean energy future. January 6, 2014 Manufacturing Spotlight: Boosting American Competitiveness Find out how the Energy Department is helping bring new clean energy technologies to the marketplace and make manufacturing processes more energy efficient. November 15, 2013 Secretary Moniz Joins President Obama in Visit to Cleveland High-Strength Steel Factory Secretary Moniz and President Obama toured a high-strength steel plant in

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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0, 2010 0, 2010 A LED light bulb is installed in one of Glendale, Ariz.'s traffic signals. | Photo courtesy of Glendale Light Shines on Better Budget for Glendale, Arizona Thanks to the EECBG Program, Glendale, Arizona has been making energy efficient upgrades and reducing costs. July 20, 2010 Eco-Driving: An Everyday Way to Reduce Our Oil Dependence Global warming and oil dependence are on the front burner for good, and for good reason. Thankfully, there is something we can all do today. July 20, 2010 Welcome to the Energy Blog Welcome to the Energy Blog. I am pleased to be the first of many voices from across the Department of Energy that you will hear from here, each of whom I trust will provide you with a unique perspective on our mission. July 19, 2010 Hybrid Solar-Wind Generates Savings for South Dakota City

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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December 28, 2010 December 28, 2010 This Month on Energy Savers: December 2010 We've been busy all through the holiday season on EnergySavers.gov and the Energy Savers Blog. Here are some highlights. December 27, 2010 New TV Guide - EnergyGuide, That Is Though energy-efficient television sets are on the market, it's not always easy to identify them. But that's all about to change. December 23, 2010 Illustration of the IceCube neutrino observatory. Source: LBNL Geek-Up[12.23.2010]: Muons at the South Pole and Dr. Nick Holoynak Earlier today, the Energy Blog featured Los Alamos National Lab's system to track Santa. However, while there is a lot of attention focused on the North Pole right now, the Geek-Up[date] team is taking a look at the opposite end of the Earth. This past weekend, a collaborative group of 40

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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December 28, 2010 December 28, 2010 This Month on Energy Savers: December 2010 We've been busy all through the holiday season on EnergySavers.gov and the Energy Savers Blog. Here are some highlights. December 27, 2010 New TV Guide - EnergyGuide, That Is Though energy-efficient television sets are on the market, it's not always easy to identify them. But that's all about to change. December 23, 2010 Illustration of the IceCube neutrino observatory. Source: LBNL Geek-Up[12.23.2010]: Muons at the South Pole and Dr. Nick Holoynak Earlier today, the Energy Blog featured Los Alamos National Lab's system to track Santa. However, while there is a lot of attention focused on the North Pole right now, the Geek-Up[date] team is taking a look at the opposite end of the Earth. This past weekend, a collaborative group of 40

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Blogs | OpenEI Community  

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Blogs Blogs Home Graham7781's picture Submitted by Graham7781(2002) Super contributor 9 January, 2014 - 13:12 Suburbs offset Low Carbon Footprint of major U.S. Cities carbon cities CO2 emissions OpenEI suburbs US New research from the University of California-Berkeley shows that those who live in cities in the United States have significantly smaller per-capita carbon footprints than their suburban counterparts. The difference is such that suburban dwellers essentially offset the low carbon footprints of urban dwellers. Rosborne318's picture Submitted by Rosborne318(5) Member 2 December, 2013 - 11:06 Request for Information Renewable Energy Generation/Production Shreveport Airport Authority - Response Deadline 2 January 2014 pv land use Solar solar land use Solar Power The Shreveport Airport Authority intends to issue a Request for Proposal

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Buildings News and Blog | Department of Energy  

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About Us » News & Blog » Buildings News and Blog About Us » News & Blog » Buildings News and Blog Buildings News and Blog Blog A three-part Energy Department-funded study indicates LEDs are more environmentally friendly than compact fluorescent and incandescent lights. | Energy Department graphic Study: Environmental Benefits of LEDs Greater Than CFLs December 9, 2013 4:13 PM Final results of a three-part Energy Department-funded study found that LEDs have less negative environmental impacts than incandescent bulbs and a slight edge over CFLs. Read The Full Story EnergyPlus Boosts Building Efficiency with Help from Autodesk November 21, 2013 1:55 PM Autodesk has translated EnergyPlus' 600,000 lines of computer code into C++, one of the world's most popular programming languages. The change increases accessibility of EnergyPlus to many more developers, who can

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Geothermal News and Blog | Department of Energy  

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About Us » News & Blog » Geothermal News and Blog About Us » News & Blog » Geothermal News and Blog Geothermal News and Blog Blog This diagram shows how electricity is produced using enhanced geothermal systems. | Energy Department Geothermal Energy: A Glance Back and a Leap Forward October 23, 2013 1:31 PM This year marks the centennial of the first commercial electricity production from geothermal resources. As geothermal technologies advance, the Energy Department is working to improve, and lower the cost of, enhanced geothermal systems. Read The Full Story Learn the basics of enhanced geothermal systems technology. I Infographic by Sarah Gerrity. Enhanced Geothermal in Nevada: Extracting Heat From the Earth to Generate

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Vehicles News and Blog | Department of Energy  

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About Us » News & Blog » Vehicles News and Blog About Us » News & Blog » Vehicles News and Blog Vehicles News and Blog Blog The Integrated Biorefinery Research Facility at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, Colorado enables partners to test conversion technologies on up to one ton of biomass material a day. | Photo by Dennis Schroeder, National Renewable Energy Laboratory From the Lab to Your Gas Tank: 4 Bioenergy Testing Facilities That Are Making a Difference December 16, 2013 2:46 PM The Energy Department is working to cut the cost of biofuel production by supporting advanced development and demonstration facilities throughout the country that enable researchers to fully examine their efforts on a large scale without having to maintain an expensive pilot plant. Read The Full

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy Blog RSS February 1, 2012 Green Up Your Next Movie Night! Winter. For many of us, the season means hot chocolate, winter sports, exercise indoors, and the classic American pastime-movie night. January 31, 2012 Slideshow: Flipping the Switch on LED Lighting for the National Mall Last night, Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Interior Secretary Ken Salazar ushered in a new era for energy efficiency on the National Mall when they flipped the switch on LED lights in 174 vintage Olmsted lampposts. January 31, 2012 Be a Lean, Mean, Green Eating Machine The link between nationwide health improvement and energy efficiency efforts is strong. January 31, 2012 Last July, Governor Neil Abercrombie unveiled the first public charging station installed in the state capitol's underground parking garage with the "Hawaii EV Ready" program. In 2011, rebates were approved for 237 electric vehicles and 168 chargers. | Photo courtesy of the Office of the Governor.

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Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy.gov » Energy Blog Energy Blog RSS July 2, 2012 Off-grid, or stand-alone, systems can be more cost-effective than connecting to the grid in remote locations. | Photo courtesy of Dave Parsons. Off-Grid or Stand-Alone Renewable Energy Systems Powering your home or small business using a small renewable energy system that is not connected to the electricity grid -- called a stand-alone system -- can make economic and environmental sense. July 2, 2012 Save a Little Energy this 4th of July The 4th of July is almost here, and that means fireworks and festivities - also energy efficiency. July 2, 2012 Brookhaven's National Synchrotron Light Source x-ray beamline was used to reveal the atomic structure of the bioremediation enzyme. The liquid nitrogen in the foreground keeps the crystallized enzyme cool, protecting it from the heat of the x-rays that would otherwise damage the crystal. | Photo by Brookhaven National Laboratory

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Team Belgium  

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25 People x 4 Days 25 People x 4 Days + 1 Manual = Team Belgium's E-Cube http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1726 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1726#comments Tue, 27 Sep 2011 16:32:31 +0000 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/?p=1726 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1726/feed 0 Video Blog: Day One Assembly http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1472 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1472#comments Fri, 16 Sep 2011 21:39:04 +0000 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/?p=1472 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1472/feed 2 Belgium's Ghent University Prepares Its E-Cube for Solar Decathlon 2011 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1092 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1092#comments Fri, 10 Jun 2011 14:59:09 +0000 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/?p=1092

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog 2011 February  

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Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Archive for February, 2011 Energy, Interior Departments Announce New...

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DOE Research and Development Accomplishments Blog  

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Blog Date: 09302013 Tennis, Anyone? This question could have been asked fifty-five (55) years ago to visitors at Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL). In 1958, William...

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FRED | OpenEI Community  

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FRED FRED Home > FRED > Posts by term > FRED Content Group Activity By term Q & A Feeds Term: Map Type Term Title Author Replies Last Post sort icon Blog entry Map Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales Sfederspiel 20 May 2013 - 13:28 Groups Menu You must login in order to post into this group. Recent content Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales FRED Overview Slides Hi FRED Team! Welcome to our community area Group members (12) Managers: Dbrodt Recent members: Sylla Gdavis Sfederspiel NickL Ads15 L S Hub Limited Marklane Satish Payne Orianalove Rmckeel 429 Throttled (bot load) Error 429 Throttled (bot load) Throttled (bot load) Guru Meditation:

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FRED FRED Home > FRED > Posts by term > FRED Content Group Activity By term Q & A Feeds Term: Free Energy Data Type Term Title Author Replies Last Post sort icon Blog entry Free Energy Data Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales Sfederspiel 20 May 2013 - 13:28 Groups Menu You must login in order to post into this group. Recent content Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales FRED Overview Slides Hi FRED Team! Welcome to our community area Group members (12) Managers: Dbrodt Recent members: Sylla Gdavis Sfederspiel NickL Ads15 L S Hub Limited Marklane Satish Payne Orianalove Rmckeel 429 Throttled (bot load) Error 429 Throttled (bot load) Throttled (bot load)

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FRED FRED Home > FRED > Posts by term > FRED Content Group Activity By term Q & A Feeds Term: OpenEI Type Term Title Author Replies Last Post sort icon Blog entry OpenEI Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales Sfederspiel 20 May 2013 - 13:28 Groups Menu You must login in order to post into this group. Recent content Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales FRED Overview Slides Hi FRED Team! Welcome to our community area Group members (12) Managers: Dbrodt Recent members: Sylla Gdavis Sfederspiel NickL Ads15 L S Hub Limited Marklane Satish Payne Orianalove Rmckeel 429 Throttled (bot load) Error 429 Throttled (bot load) Throttled (bot load) Guru Meditation:

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FRED | OpenEI Community  

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FRED FRED Home > FRED > Posts by term > FRED Content Group Activity By term Q & A Feeds Term: FRED Type Term Title Author Replies Last Post sort icon Blog entry FRED Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales Sfederspiel 20 May 2013 - 13:28 Groups Menu You must login in order to post into this group. Recent content Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales FRED Overview Slides Hi FRED Team! Welcome to our community area Group members (12) Managers: Dbrodt Recent members: Sylla Gdavis Sfederspiel NickL Ads15 L S Hub Limited Marklane Satish Payne Orianalove Rmckeel 429 Throttled (bot load) Error 429 Throttled (bot load) Throttled (bot load) Guru Meditation:

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FRED | OpenEI Community  

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FRED FRED Home > FRED > Posts by term > FRED Content Group Activity By term Q & A Feeds Term: Visualization Type Term Title Author Replies Last Post sort icon Blog entry Visualization Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales Sfederspiel 20 May 2013 - 13:28 Groups Menu You must login in order to post into this group. Recent content Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales FRED Overview Slides Hi FRED Team! Welcome to our community area Group members (12) Managers: Dbrodt Recent members: Sylla Gdavis Sfederspiel NickL Ads15 L S Hub Limited Marklane Satish Payne Orianalove Rmckeel 429 Throttled (bot load) Error 429 Throttled (bot load) Throttled (bot load)

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FRED | OpenEI Community  

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FRED FRED Home > Features > Groups Content Group Activity By term Q & A Feeds Content type Blog entry Discussion Document Event Poll Question Keywords Author Apply Sfederspiel Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales Posted by: Sfederspiel 20 May 2013 - 13:28 The U.S. Department of Energy, the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, and the Planetary Skin Institute recently released a new open platform hosted... Tags: FRED, Free Energy Data, Map, OpenEI, Tool, Visualization Dbrodt FRED Overview Slides Posted by: Dbrodt 2 Jul 2012 - 10:43 2 comment(s) Dbrodt Hi FRED Team! Welcome to our community area Posted by: Dbrodt 22 Jun 2012 - 08:35 I created this group so our FRED team can collaborate. I would also hope

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FRED FRED Home > FRED > Posts by term > FRED Content Group Activity By term Q & A Feeds Term: Tool Type Term Title Author Replies Last Post sort icon Blog entry Tool Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales Sfederspiel 20 May 2013 - 13:28 Groups Menu You must login in order to post into this group. Recent content Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales FRED Overview Slides Hi FRED Team! Welcome to our community area Group members (11) Managers: Dbrodt Recent members: Gdavis Sfederspiel NickL Ads15 L S Hub Limited Marklane Satish Payne Orianalove Rmckeel 429 Throttled (bot load) Error 429 Throttled (bot load) Throttled (bot load) Guru Meditation:

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Blog Archive » Solar Decathlon 2013:  

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2013: Raising More Than Just Walls 2013: Raising More Than Just Walls Tuesday, September 10, 2013 By Rebecca Matulka Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. For the teams competing in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon, every cent counts. From researching design options and building supplies to transporting houses and communications materials, the costs of developing a competition house can add up. But before the teams even start on the building process, they must first master the art of fundraising. To get them started, the Energy Department gives each team a $100,000 grant to meet competition deliverables-such as developing a project manual, creating a health and safety plan, and producing digital renderings of it house. Beyond that, the teams are responsible for fundraising the

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Blog Archive » CHIP House Takes Design  

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CHIP House Takes Design to Different Heights (Literally) CHIP House Takes Design to Different Heights (Literally) Friday, May 13, 2011 By April Saylor Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. The students from the Southern California Institute of Architecture and California Institute of Technology, otherwise known as the SCI-Arc/Caltech team, have teamed up to take an interesting approach to the design of their Solar Decathlon house. Unlike the other houses we've profiled, CHIP-which stands for Compact House Infinite Possibilities-looks

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Blog Archive » Solar Decathlon Entry  

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Entry Uses iPad To Monitor House Entry Uses iPad To Monitor House Friday, September 2, 2011 By Erik Hyrkas Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the teams participating in the competition. The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, is participating in its first Solar Decathlon with Living Light. Named for its brightly sunlit, double-facade glass system, the house's blueprint was inspired by the cantilever barns of Southern Appalachia, which feature giant eaves to provide shade and a two-core design.

 The floor plan revolves around the two wooden cores at the base, which

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Blog Archive » Team New Jersey's Beach  

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Team New Jersey's Beach House Approaches Sustainable Design From a Team New Jersey's Beach House Approaches Sustainable Design From a Different Angle Thursday, April 28, 2011 By Erin Pierce Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. When it comes to picturing a beach house, you typically picture large windows to let in fresh air and sunlight or wide porches to connect the home to the outdoors. What probably doesn't come to mind is a home primarily made of precast concrete. However, Team New Jersey is doing exactly that-incorporating the age-old technology of concrete into its

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Blog Archive » Miami Students' Solar  

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Miami Students' Solar Decathlon Design Focused on Sustainability Miami Students' Solar Decathlon Design Focused on Sustainability Tuesday, April 5, 2011 By Erin Pierce Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. For our latest story, we spoke with Michelle Marcovits of Florida International University about the team's design-called the perFORM[D]ance House. Photo of a model of perFORM[D]ance House. A model of Florida International University's Solar Decathlon entry (Credit: All Commercial Photography/U.S. Department of Energy Solar

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Blog Archive » Solar Decathlon  

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Participants Bring Innovation to D.C.'s Ward 7 Participants Bring Innovation to D.C.'s Ward 7 Friday, March 18, 2011 By April Saylor Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. To kick things off, we spoke with Amanda Waal, architecture student and primary student contact for Empowerhouse-a joint venture between Parsons The New School for Design, Milano The New School for Management and Urban Policy, and Stevens Institute of Technology. Photo of a model of Empowerhouse. Two students work in the background.

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Belgium's Ghent University Prepares Its E-Cube for Solar Decathlon 2011 Belgium's Ghent University Prepares Its E-Cube for Solar Decathlon 2011 Friday, June 10, 2011 By Erik Hyrkas Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. Ghent University's unique two-story house could be an international star at the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon this year because of the Belgium team's innovative, ultra-efficient, passive design of the E-Cube. Alt: Photo of a small construction site tucked in an urban setting. In the middle is E-Cube.

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Blog Archive » Solar Decathlon Team  

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Solar Decathlon Team Using Appalachian Mountain History To Model Home of Solar Decathlon Team Using Appalachian Mountain History To Model Home of the Future Monday, April 4, 2011 By April Saylor Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. For our second profile, we spoke with Appalachian State University's faculty advisors Jamie Russell and Chad Everhart about The Solar Homestead, their team's entry into the competition. Both Chad and Jamie are professors from the university's building science program in the Department of Technology. Chad provided guidance for the architecture and

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Blog Archive » The Ohio State University  

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The Ohio State University Readies for Its Encore at the Solar Decathlon The Ohio State University Readies for Its Encore at the Solar Decathlon Monday, April 18, 2011 By Erik Hyrkas Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. The Ohio State University team is getting ramped up for its second run at the Solar Decathlon this fall. After placing 10th in the 2009 competition, the team is looking to bring a bigger, tougher, and more efficient house to this year's event. Photo of a group of people gathered around a large table. The Ohio State University team meets in preparation for Solar Decathlon

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Blog Archive » A Solar Decathlon Entry  

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A Solar Decathlon Entry for Historic Norfolk A Solar Decathlon Entry for Historic Norfolk Friday, August 19, 2011 By Erin Pierce Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the teams participating in the competition. I t's a tale of two universities with a vision for one historic city. Students from both Hampton and Old Dominion universities have joined forces to compete in the upcoming U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon with their entry, called Unit 6 Unplugged. As Tidewater Virginia, the students will unveil their vision for the future -an energy-efficient house that

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Massachusetts Brings a Fourth Dimension to the Solar Decathlon Massachusetts Brings a Fourth Dimension to the Solar Decathlon Friday, July 15, 2011 By Erik Hyrkas Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. Team Massachusetts Project Manager Spencer Culhane puts the finishing touches on the team's design model. (Courtesy of the Team Massachusetts Flickr photostream) Team Massachusetts is bringing a unique perspective to the Solar Decathlon this fall. You might say it is a fourth dimension because of the team's newly constructed 4D Home. But it could also be argued that it is because

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Blog Archive » Middlebury Students  

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Middlebury Students Practice "Self-Reliance" With Solar Decathlon House Middlebury Students Practice "Self-Reliance" With Solar Decathlon House Thursday, April 21, 2011 By April Saylor Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. Located in Vermont's Champlain Valley, with the Green Mountains to the east of campus and the Adirondacks to the west, Middlebury College seems like a naturally suited location for a Solar Decathlon team. For decades, the school has made sustainability a priority, and it launched the first environmental studies major in the nation in 1965. Since then, new

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Team Leading the Way Toward Sustainable Living-Even in Team Leading the Way Toward Sustainable Living-Even in the Wake of Disasters Friday, August 26, 2011 By April Saylor Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the teams participating in the competition. Photo of Re_home under construction. The Re_home is nearing completion. (Courtesy of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Solar Decathlon team) For this year's Solar Decathlon, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is returning to the National Mall with the Re_home, which offers a more sustainable housing solution for communities following a

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Blog Archive » Team Canada Returns to  

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Team Canada Returns to the Solar Decathlon With First Nation Values in Mind Team Canada Returns to the Solar Decathlon With First Nation Values in Mind Friday, June 3, 2011 By April Saylor Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. For our latest profile, we took a look at Team Canada's design from the University of Calgary, which is making its second go at the competition after placing an impressive sixth out of 20 in Solar Decathlon 2009. Photo of a group of people standing around a small table with a model of TRTL. Members of Team Canada display a model of TRTL at the International

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Blog Archive » New Zealand Design Places  

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New Zealand Design Places People and the Outdoors at Its Heart New Zealand Design Places People and the Outdoors at Its Heart Friday, May 27, 2011 By Erin Pierce Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. New Zealand is the first place morning light hits at the start of each new day-and now it is home to the first team from the Southern Hemisphere ever to compete in the Solar Decathlon. The team, composed of students and faculty from Victoria University of Wellington, has looked to revamp an iconic symbol of New Zealand's beach

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Hydrogen & Fuel Cells News and Blog | Department of Energy  

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Hydrogen & Fuel Cells News and Blog Hydrogen & Fuel Cells News and Blog Bioenergy Buildings Geothermal Government Energy Management Homes Hydrogen & Fuel Cells Manufacturing Solar...

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Technology Spotlights  

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Solar Water Heating Solar Water Heating http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/2504 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/2504#comments Sat, 28 Sep 2013 00:49:13 +0000 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/?p=2504 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/2504/feed 0 Technology Spotlight: Structural Insulated Panels http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1530 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1530#comments Mon, 19 Sep 2011 17:42:18 +0000 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/?p=1530 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1530/feed 1 Technology Spotlight: Radiant Heating Systems http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1418 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1418#comments Thu, 15 Sep 2011 19:52:35 +0000 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/?p=1418

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » SCI-Arc/Caltech  

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2013: Designing the Houses of Today 2013: Designing the Houses of Today http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/2354 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/2354#comments Thu, 12 Sep 2013 21:57:14 +0000 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/?p=2354 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/2354/feed 3 New Zealand Takes First in Engineering Contest http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1852 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1852#comments Thu, 29 Sep 2011 18:53:15 +0000 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/?p=1852 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1852/feed 0 Teams Prove Solar Houses Can Be Affordable http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1756 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1756#comments Tue, 27 Sep 2011 19:00:25 +0000 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/?p=1756

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Welcome to EERE Blog | Department of Energy  

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Welcome to EERE Blog Welcome to EERE Blog Welcome to EERE Blog October 31, 2013 - 9:45am Addthis Solar energy is just one of many topics that will be highlighted on the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's new blog. | Energy Department photo Solar energy is just one of many topics that will be highlighted on the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's new blog. | Energy Department photo David Danielson David Danielson Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy At the Energy Department's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), we are committed to strengthening and growing the nation's clean energy economy while reducing harmful carbon pollution that causes climate change. The transition to clean energy not only avoids burdening

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Homes News and Blog | Department of Energy  

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Homes News and Blog Homes News and Blog Homes News and Blog Blog A three-part Energy Department-funded study indicates LEDs are more environmentally friendly than compact fluorescent and incandescent lights. | Energy Department graphic Study: Environmental Benefits of LEDs Greater Than CFLs December 9, 2013 4:13 PM Final results of a three-part Energy Department-funded study found that LEDs have less negative environmental impacts than incandescent bulbs and a slight edge over CFLs. Read The Full Story Homes News and Blog Improving Energy Efficiency and Creating Jobs Through Weatherization December 9, 2013 9:37 AM Since 2009, when the Energy Department seized a major opportunity to invest $5 billion through our Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) to stimulate job growth and help families affected by the Read The Full Story

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Welcome to EERE Blog | Department of Energy  

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Welcome to EERE Blog Welcome to EERE Blog Welcome to EERE Blog October 31, 2013 - 9:45am Addthis Solar energy is just one of many topics that will be highlighted on the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's new blog. | Energy Department photo Solar energy is just one of many topics that will be highlighted on the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's new blog. | Energy Department photo David Danielson David Danielson Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy At the Energy Department's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), we are committed to strengthening and growing the nation's clean energy economy while reducing harmful carbon pollution that causes climate change. The transition to clean energy not only avoids burdening

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News & Blog | Department of Energy  

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Blog Blog News & Blog Blog General Leslie Groves and J. Robert Oppenheimer are pictured here at the Trinity Test site in New Mexico, 1945. New Manhattan Project Resource Page Launched July 16, 2013 5:48 PM On the 68th anniversary of the birth of the atomic age, read up on the history of the Manhattan Project through this new resource page. Read The Full Story Moving Toward a Peaceful Nuclear Future DOE Weighs in at 120,000 lbs! More from the blog News August 29, 2013 Department of Energy Cites Brookhaven Science Associates, LLC for Worker Safety and Health Violations The U.S. Department of Energy has issued a Preliminary Notice of Violation to Brookhaven Science Associates, LLC for two violations of the Department's worker safety and health regulations. November 9, 2012

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Cybersecurity Related Blogs | Department of Energy  

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Blogs Blogs Cybersecurity Related Blogs October 30, 2013 Cybersecurity Related Blogs Cybersecurity Is Every Citizen's Responsibility The Energy Department plays a unique and critical role in promoting our nation's cybersecurity. But all Internet users can help prevent cyber threats by practicing safe online behavior. September 19, 2013 Cybersecurity Related Blogs Innovating to Meet the Evolving Cyber Challenge Protecting the critical energy infrastructure that supports America's economy and security is vital -- and is a top Energy Department priority. May 14, 2013 This Thursday: Google+ Hangout on Securing the Smart Grid Have questions about how the Department is helping ensure the nation's electric grid stays safe and secure? Ask members of the smart grid cybersecurity workforce your questions this Thursday.

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Energy Data Initiative (EDI) | OpenEI Community  

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Data Initiative (EDI) Data Initiative (EDI) Home > Features > Groups Content Group Activity By term Q & A Feeds Content type Blog entry Discussion Document Event Poll Question Keywords Author Apply Sfederspiel Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales Posted by: Sfederspiel 20 May 2013 - 13:28 The U.S. Department of Energy, the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, and the Planetary Skin Institute recently released a new open platform hosted... Tags: FRED, Free Energy Data, Map, OpenEI, Tool, Visualization Sfomail EIA officially recognizes utility rate database on OpenEI Posted by: Sfomail 17 May 2013 - 12:42 OpenEI and U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Good news,... Tags: EIA, OpenEI, Utility Rates

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Blogs, reflective practice and student-centered learning  

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Blogging can be used to enhance education by encouraging reflective practice. We present a study in which a final year HCI course was constructed around regular blogging activity. We discuss the role of blogs in providing a social mechanism for the student ... Keywords: blogging, cultural probe, education, reflective practice

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pdsf/announcements-and-meetings/pdsf-selected-announcements/ pdsf/announcements-and-meetings/pdsf-selected-announcements/ PDSF Users Meeting 12/3/13 at 11:15 am http://www.nersc.gov/users/computational-systems/pdsf/announcements-and-meetings/pdsf-selected-announcements/pdsf-users-meeting-12-3-13-at-11-15-am/ The PDSF Users' meeting will be held in room 50B-2222. Come join us! Wed, 20 Nov 2013 17:46:10 -0800 http://www.nersc.gov/users/computational-systems/pdsf/announcements-and-meetings/pdsf-selected-announcements/pdsf-users-meeting-12-3-13-at-11-15-am/ PDSF Office Hours 10/17/13 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at LBNL http://www.nersc.gov/users/computational-systems/pdsf/announcements-and-meetings/pdsf-selected-announcements/pdsf-office-hours-10-17-13-from-2-00-to-4-00-pm-at-lbnl/ I have biweekly office hours on Thursdays at LBNL. The next one is

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open-issues/ open-issues/ [PATCHED] python/2.7.4 gzip package fails http://www.nersc.gov/users/computational-systems/genepool/updates-and-status/open-issues/patched-python-2-7-4-gzip-package-fails/ The modules version of python (python/2.7.4) had a bug in the default gzip python package. This was due to problems introduced in python 2.7.4 and fixed in python 2.7.5. Receiving a TypeError or structError upon opening and reading a gzip'ped file were the phenotypes of this bug. This has been corrected by installing the python 2.7.5 version of gzip.py into our python distribution. -Doug Tue, 24 Sep 2013 13:04:13 -0700 http://www.nersc.gov/users/computational-systems/genepool/updates-and-status/open-issues/patched-python-2-7-4-gzip-package-fails/

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announcements/featured-announcements/ Take the announcements/featured-announcements/ Take the the Annual NERSC Survey http://www.nersc.gov/users/announcements/featured-announcements/take-the-the-annual-nersc-survey/ User input on the annual NERSC survey is important to us. We use the survey to help us set priorities and to get a realistic view of which things are going well and which need more attention. Here is the link to the survey:

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announcements/ announcements/ Hopper OS upgrade and new SW set to default next Wed, Feb 27 http://www.nersc.gov/users/computational-systems/hopper/updates-and-status/announcements/hopper-os-upgrade-and-new-sw-set-to-default-next-wed-feb-27/ 1) There will be a scheduled hardware and software maintenance for Hopper next Wednesday, February 27, from 7 am to 7 pm Pacific time. This is a major OS upgrade. Most applications are highly recommended to recompile (or at least relink) after the maintenance. C++ and PGAS applications are recommended to recompile and relink. Please plan your work accordingly and check the NERSC Message of the Day (MOTD) for status update: http://www.nersc.gov/live-status/motd/. 2) After the maintenance, the following software versions will be set to default on

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timeline-and-updates CDT 1.10 was set to default on Edison http:www.nersc.govuserscomputational-systemsedisonupdates-and-statustimeline-and-updatescdt-1-10-was-set-to-defa...

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    genepool-featured-announcements Please transfer ALL data off house http:www.nersc.govuserscomputational-systemsgenepoolupdates-and-statusgenepool-featured-announcements...

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    open-issues/ open-issues/ Connection error: Unable to connect to **.***.**.***, port 607, socket fd ** http://www.nersc.gov/users/computational-systems/edison/updates-and-status/open-issues/connection-error-unable-to-connect-to-port-607-socket-fd/ This problem has been fixed as of 17:45 PDT on 8/14. Some of the user jobs are running into connection errors on Edison. Cray engineers are investigating this issue. If your job run into this error, Unable to connect to **.***.**.***, port 607, socket fd *, Connection timed out or Unable to connect to **.***.**.***, port 607, socket fd *, No route to host Please

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Team Massachusetts  

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    Progress, Delays, Progress, Delays, and Generosity Characterize Second Full Day of Team Assembly http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1434 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1434#comments Fri, 16 Sep 2011 01:02:08 +0000 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/?p=1434 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1434/feed 0 Solar Decathlon 2011 Swings Into First Full Day of Construction http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1400 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1400#comments Thu, 15 Sep 2011 01:45:58 +0000 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/?p=1400 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1400/feed 0 Team Massachusetts Brings a Fourth Dimension to the Solar Decathlon http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1220 http://www.solardecathlon.gov/blog/archives/1220#comments Fri, 15 Jul 2011

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    NE Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    Blog Archive Blog Archive NE Blog Archive RSS December 31, 2013 GIF Policy Group Meeting in Brussels, Belgium, November 2013 Generation IV International Forum Updates Technology Roadmap and Builds Future Collaboration The Generation IV International Forum (GIF) held its 36th Policy Group (PG) meeting on November 21-22 in Brussels, Belgium. The PG reviewed progress on a number of on-going actions and received progress reports from the GIF Experts Group (EG) and the GIF Senior Industry Advisory Panel (SIAP). December 12, 2013 The basics of small modular reactor technology explained. | Infographic by Sarah Gerrity, Energy Department. Advancing Small Modular Reactors: How We're Supporting Next-Gen Nuclear

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    CS267: NERSC User Blog  

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    Computers Discussion CS267: NERSC Discussion This area is intended for NERSC users and staff to help each other with questions about CS267. Post your comment Posting comments...

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    31, 2010 31, 2010 Empowering Actions to Save Energy Across the Country Some of my favorite reminders of the rapid strides we are taking toward a clean energy future are the daily stories we feature on our Energy Empowers clean energy blog, and yesterday, we launched our brand new redesigned Energy Empowers Web site. August 30, 2010 Response to Weatherization Questions We respond to the questions about weatherization you asked on Twitter. August 30, 2010 Energy 101 Videos: Learn More About the Basics! A brand new Web site on EERE talks about the basics of how energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies work. But I wanted to point out something in particular: the Energy 101 series of videos! August 30, 2010 Allison's bus hybrid drive unit for transit buses can be found in 164 cities around the world. The company will use similar technology in the commercial truck hybrid system. | Photo courtesy of Allison Transmission

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    6, 2010 6, 2010 Carpe Diem: Install Insulated Roman Shades As I mentioned in yesterday's blog, I had insulated window quilts installed on most of my home's windows. March 15, 2010 New Jersey Training Workers to Weatherize Homes New Jersey is training an army of weatherization workers as the state surges ahead with plans to weatherize 13,000 homes, shrinking bills for low-income residents and creating hundreds of jobs. March 15, 2010 Rhode Island's first offshore wind farm will be built in Block Island. | File photo Rhode Island to Build First Offshore Wind Farm Block Island, a small town with only 1,000 full-time, residents, is the site for a big project, when it will become home to Rhode Island's first offshore wind farm. March 15, 2010 New Hampshire Weatherization Gets a Funding Boost

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    16, 2010 16, 2010 Carpe Diem: Install Insulated Roman Shades As I mentioned in yesterday's blog, I had insulated window quilts installed on most of my home's windows. March 15, 2010 New Jersey Training Workers to Weatherize Homes New Jersey is training an army of weatherization workers as the state surges ahead with plans to weatherize 13,000 homes, shrinking bills for low-income residents and creating hundreds of jobs. March 15, 2010 Rhode Island's first offshore wind farm will be built in Block Island. | File photo Rhode Island to Build First Offshore Wind Farm Block Island, a small town with only 1,000 full-time, residents, is the site for a big project, when it will become home to Rhode Island's first offshore wind farm. March 15, 2010 New Hampshire Weatherization Gets a Funding Boost

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    2, 2013 2, 2013 The Southern California Institute of Architecture and California Institute of Technology team's 10-month design process resulted in their unique design -- a house made of two prefab modules and canopies that run on a system of rails. | Photo courtesy of SCI-Arc/Caltech. Solar Decathlon 2013: Designing the Houses of Today In our next installment in the Solar Decathlon 2013 blog series, we explore how teams tackle the design process. September 12, 2013 VIDEO: Secretary Moniz Dedicates Clean Energy Research Center Watch Secretary Moniz's remarks at the opening of the new Energy Systems Integration Facility -- a site aimed at overcoming generation, transmission and distribution issues that will help support clean, renewable energy technologies. September 11, 2013

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    December 2, 2008 December 2, 2008 Tips to Save Energy During the Holidays Tips to help you save energy and money, even as you celebrate the holidays. November 25, 2008 Saving Energy Is a Lifestyle, Not a Diet Why saving energy should be important to you. November 20, 2008 Question of the Week: What Kind of Heating System Do You Have in Your Home? What kind of heating system do you have in your home? November 18, 2008 Energy Resources for Students and Teachers The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy has resources to help students research that report or teachers set up lesson plans. November 13, 2008 Question of the Week: What Do You Do to Save Energy? Since we started this blog, much of our focus has been on winter energy savings and the steps you can take specifically to save energy in the

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    Workload Characterization and Performance Implications of Large-Scale Blog Servers  

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    With the ever-increasing popularity of social network services (SNSs), an understanding of the characteristics of these services and their effects on the behavior of their host servers is critical. However, there has been a lack of research on the workload characterization of servers running SNS applications such as blog services. To fill this void, we empirically characterized real-world web server logs collected from one of the largest South Korean blog hosting sites for 12 consecutive days. The logs consist of more than 96 million HTTP requests and 4.7 TB of network traffic. Our analysis reveals the followings: (i) The transfer size of non-multimedia files and blog articles can be modeled using a truncated Pareto distribution and a log-normal distribution, respectively; (ii) User access for blog articles does not show temporal locality, but is strongly biased towards those posted with image or audio files. We additionally discuss the potential performance improvement through clustering of small files on a blog page into contiguous disk blocks, which benefits from the observed file access patterns. Trace-driven simulations show that, on average, the suggested approach achieves 60.6% better system throughput and reduces the processing time for file access by 30.8% compared to the best performance of the Ext4 file system.

    Jeon, Myeongjae [Rice University; Kim, Youngjae [ORNL; Hwang, Jaeho [KAIST, Daejeon, Republic of Korea; Lee, Joonwon [SungKyunKwan University, Korea; Seo, Euiseong [SungKyunKwan University, Korea

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    Wind News and Blog | Department of Energy  

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    Wind News and Blog Wind News and Blog Wind News and Blog Blog Energy Deputy Secretary Daniel Poneman speaks at the Clemson University Wind Turbine Drivetrain Testing Facility dedication in South Carolina. | Photo courtesy of Clemson University Two Facilities, One Goal: Advancing America's Wind Industry November 27, 2013 1:35 PM Two state-of-the-art wind turbine drivetrain test facilities are now open for business: the Clemson University Wind Turbine Drivetrain Testing Facility in South Carolina and a National Renewable Energy Laboratory dynamometer at the National Wind Technology Center in Colorado. Read The Full Story Deputy Assistant Secretary for Renewable Energy Steven Chalk speaks during the American Wind Energy Association WINDPOWER Offshore conference in Providence, Rhode Island. | Photo courtesy of American Wind Energy Association

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    Water News and Blog | Department of Energy  

    Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

    Water News and Blog Water News and Blog Water News and Blog Blog The Energy Department has launched a new coding competition to help industry develop new models and tools that improve the design, development, and optimization of marine and hydrokinetic devices. | Graphic courtesy of TopCoder Calling All Coders: Help Advance America's Ocean Power Industry December 10, 2013 3:57 PM The Energy Department has launched a new coding competition to help industry develop new models and tools that improve the design, development, and optimization of marine and hydrokinetic devices. Read The Full Story Tacoma Power's Cushman Hydroelectric Project installed a new two-generator powerhouse that increases electric generation capacity by 3.6 megawatts and captures energy from previously untapped water flows. | Photo courtesy of Tacoma Power.

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    News & Blog | Department of Energy  

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    About Us » News & Blog About Us » News & Blog News & Blog Blog First Round of American Energy Data Challenge Winners Announced December 19, 2013 12:20 PM We are excited to announce the first round of cash prize winners in the American Energy Data Challenge. Read The Full Story Applications powered by open energy data were on display at the Energy Datapalooza in June 2012. Initiatives like Green Button will expand the ways consumers -- from homeowners and renters to federal government agencies -- can interact with and interpret their energy data. | Photo by Sarah Gerrity, Energy Department. Expanded "Green Button" Will Reach Federal Agencies and More American Energy Consumers December 6, 2013 12:50 PM A new directive orders federal agencies to increase their consumption of

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    Blog and News Highlights | Department of Energy  

    Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

    Blog and News Highlights Blog and News Highlights Blog and News Highlights Blog Applications powered by open energy data were on display at the Energy Datapalooza in June 2012. | Photo by Sarah Gerrity, Energy Department. Energy Department Launches Second Contest of the American Energy Data Challenge January 16, 2014 1:13 PM Today the Energy Department is launching Round Two of the American Energy Data Challenge, asking the public to develop apps using open energy data. Read The Full Story First Round of American Energy Data Challenge Winners Announced OCIO Technology Summit: Cyber Innovation Join the American Energy Data Challenge Cybersecurity Is Every Citizen's Responsibility National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Bring Your Own Device Department of Energy Helping Americans Find Alternative Fuel

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    News & Blog | Department of Energy  

    Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

    About Us » News & Blog About Us » News & Blog News & Blog Blog From Theory to Reality: Visit to NREL Heightens Student's Desire to Become an Engineer November 21, 2013 3:21 PM As a student at New Mexico State University majoring in electrical engineering technology with a minor in renewable energy technology, I want to help my community by incorporating renewable energy technology so power will be distributed to every home, business, or school at an affordable cost to both my community and the electrical company. Visiting the NREL facility not only heightened my desire to become an engineer but also to see my goals come to fruition. Read The Full Story Environmental Science Student Encouraged to Pursue Personal and Tribal Goals During NREL Tour November 21, 2013 3:06 PM

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    EERE News and Blog | Department of Energy  

    Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

    EERE News and Blog EERE News and Blog EERE News and Blog Blog The installation of this 2,244-panel photovoltaic system on Pinnacle Charter School in Denver, Colorado was fully funded by 456 American investors in 10 days. The project is expected to save the school $1.6 million in electricity costs over the next ten years.| Photo courtesy of Mosaic Simplifying Solar Project Financing January 16, 2014 10:05 AM Sunshot Incubator awardees such as Mosaic are revolutionizing America's solar landscape and helping the nation move to cleaner, more sustainable forms of energy that lower costs for consumers. Read The Full Story Next-Generation Power Electronics: Reducing Energy Waste and Powering the Future January 15, 2014 3:53 PM From unleashing more powerful and energy-efficient laptops, cell phones and

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog 2011 March  

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    Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Archive for March, 2011 Vote for Solar Decathlon in TreeHugger's Readers'...

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    Manufacturing News and Blog | Department of Energy  

    Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

    Manufacturing News and Blog Manufacturing News and Blog Manufacturing News and Blog Blog Next-Generation Power Electronics: Reducing Energy Waste and Powering the Future January 15, 2014 3:53 PM From unleashing more powerful and energy-efficient laptops, cell phones and motors, to shrinking utility-scale inverters from 8,000 pound substations to the size of a suitcase, wide bandgap semiconductors could be one of the keys to our clean energy future. Read The Full Story Manufacturing Spotlight: Boosting American Competitiveness January 6, 2014 1:06 PM Find out how the Energy Department is helping bring new clean energy technologies to the marketplace and make manufacturing processes more energy efficient. Read The Full Story Secretary Moniz Joins President Obama in Visit to Cleveland High-Strength Steel Factory

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    News & Blog | Department of Energy  

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    About Us » News & Blog About Us » News & Blog News & Blog Office of Economic Impact and Diversity Blog Why 3D Printers Might Create the Next Robotic Champion December 11, 2013 4:18 PM High school teams competing in the FIRST Robotics Competition should head over to this FIRST Robotics website to put in their bid for a free Cube 3D printer, an innovative additive manufacturing tool that can aid them in their quest to engineer robots from scratch. Read The Full Story President Carlton Brown of Clark Atlanta University pictured here with winning students junior Jules Henry (Electrical Engineering/Computer Science) and sophomore KeAndra Goodman (Electrical Engineering/Physics). Winners Announced for the NNSA Grand Challenge Competition December 11, 2013 1:23 PM Clark Atlanta University students' rocket tail component for Additive

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Team New York  

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    Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Solar Decathlon Blog - Team New York Below you will find Solar Decathlon...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Solar Decathlon 2009  

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    Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Solar Decathlon Blog - Solar Decathlon 2009 Below you will find Solar...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Solar Decathlon Europe 2012  

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    Skip Navigation to Main Content U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon Home Blog Home Solar Decathlon Blog - Solar Decathlon Europe 2012 Below you will find...

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    Search the Blog: Top 10 Green Building Trends for 2010  

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    Search the Blog: Search Jan 12 Top 10 Green Building Trends for 2010 by JTilley in Energy GREEN BUSINESS HOME PLANS VIDEOS SEARCH Blogs | Message Boards | Newsletter ProTV | Sweepstakes | Best

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    Rmckeel's blog | OpenEI Community  

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    Rmckeel's blog Rmckeel's blog Home > Blogs Rmckeel's picture Submitted by Rmckeel(297) Contributor 6 September, 2013 - 14:00 The utility rate database version 1 API is now deprecated API Utility Rates There comes a time in every API version's lifecycle when it needs to be deprecated. OpenEI's utility rate database version 1 API has been in use since the inception of the database in 2010. As Illinois State University has taken a commanding lead of the project and its data curation, we have updated the schema and API to version 2 to present a richer spectrum of utility rate data. Rmckeel's picture Submitted by Rmckeel(297) Contributor 25 June, 2013 - 07:39 How to create formatted blocks to hold OpenEI wiki content content formatting user interface wiki The OpenEI wiki frontpage uses "boxes" that help organize content. These

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    News & Blog | Department of Energy  

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    Blog Blog News & Blog News December 6, 2013 Secretary Moniz Addresses Conference on the Caribbean's Energy Future Secretary Moniz joined Inter-American Development Bank President Luis Alberto Moreno in welcoming a group of Caribbean ministers who convened to discuss the region's energy future, climate change, and the roles of energy efficiency, renewable ene December 5, 2013 Department of Energy signs Memorandum of Understanding with Colombia's Ministry of Mines and Energy to Strengthen Energy Cooperation On December 2, 2013, the Department of Energy signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Colombia's Ministry of Mines and Energy to strengthen cooperation in the energy sector and to promote regional leadership on energy and climate change. December 3, 2013 U.S.-South Africa Energy Meeting

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    OE Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    Blog Blog Archive OE Blog Archive RSS December 19, 2013 First Round of American Energy Data Challenge Winners Announced We are excited to announce the first round of cash prize winners in the American Energy Data Challenge. December 6, 2013 Applications powered by open energy data were on display at the Energy Datapalooza in June 2012. Initiatives like Green Button will expand the ways consumers -- from homeowners and renters to federal government agencies -- can interact with and interpret their energy data. | Photo by Sarah Gerrity, Energy Department. Expanded "Green Button" Will Reach Federal Agencies and More American Energy Consumers A new directive orders federal agencies to increase their consumption of renewable energy to 20 percent by 2020 and to incorporate the Green Button

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    CIO Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    CIO Blog Archive CIO Blog Archive CIO Blog Archive RSS January 16, 2014 Applications powered by open energy data were on display at the Energy Datapalooza in June 2012. | Photo by Sarah Gerrity, Energy Department. Energy Department Launches Second Contest of the American Energy Data Challenge Today the Energy Department is launching Round Two of the American Energy Data Challenge, asking the public to develop apps using open energy data. December 19, 2013 First Round of American Energy Data Challenge Winners Announced We are excited to announce the first round of cash prize winners in the American Energy Data Challenge. November 26, 2013 OCIO Technology Summit: Cyber Innovation Many people are aware of Energy's mission and how our Laboratories contribute to the Nation's economic prosperity and security through

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    Blog Feed: Vehicles | Department of Energy  

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    Blog Feed: Vehicles Blog Feed: Vehicles Blog Feed: Vehicles RSS January 16, 2014 Live Discussion on Energy 101: Fuel Cells Watch our Google+ Hangout on Energy 101: Fuel Cells to learn everything you need to know about fuel cells. January 15, 2014 Wide Bandgap Semiconductors: Essential to Our Technology Future Learn how wide bandgap semiconductor-based power electronics could impact clean energy technology and our daily lives. January 6, 2014 The Clean Energy Economy in Three Charts Over the last five years, American inventors and investors have made significant progress in developing and deploying key clean energy technologies -- supported by Energy Department policies. January 3, 2014 Our Best Energy Videos of 2013 Check out our best videos from 2013 -- from Secretary Moniz's first day on

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    Twnrel's blog | OpenEI Community  

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    Twnrel's blog Twnrel's blog Home > Blogs Twnrel's picture Submitted by Twnrel(12) Member 27 September, 2012 - 09:58 Upcoming Roadmap meeting at the GRC It's crunch time preparing for the Geothermal Regulatory Roadmap session next Tuesday at the GRC. Brochures have been in preparation, thousands of hard copies (it hurts to say that given how digital everything else is on the project but there is still a role for paper products in the world) and a whole lot of pizza and caffeine. All the products are in great shape and I expect to have an excellent meeting at the GRC. The current draft agenda is attached. Files: application/pdf icon agenda.pdf Twnrel's picture Submitted by Twnrel(12) Member 23 July, 2012 - 11:51 Thoughts after the Geothermal Regulatory Roadmap Advisory Meeting

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    Blog Feed: Vehicles | Department of Energy  

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    Energy.gov » Blog Feed: Vehicles Energy.gov » Blog Feed: Vehicles Blog Feed: Vehicles RSS January 9, 2014 Join us on Thursday, January 16, at 2 p.m. ET for a Google+ Hangout on Energy 101: Fuel Cells. | Graphic by Sarah Gerrity, Energy Department. Live Discussion on Energy 101: Fuel Cells Join us for a Google+ Hangout on Energy 101: Fuel Cells to learn everything you need to know about fuel cells. January 6, 2014 The Clean Energy Economy in Three Charts Over the last five years, American inventors and investors have made significant progress in developing and deploying key clean energy technologies -- supported by Energy Department policies. January 3, 2014 Our Best Energy Videos of 2013 Check out our best videos from 2013 -- from Secretary Moniz's first day on the job, to the rivalry between Edison and Tesla, to a visit to a

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    Government Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    Blog Blog Government Energy Blog RSS December 3, 2013 Energy Department Training Breaks New Ground The Federal Energy Management Program is now an authorized provider of continuing education units from the International Association for Continuing Education and Training. These continuing education units are recognized by regulators, licensing bodies, and employers around the world. November 27, 2013 Diversified Power International President Tony Trigiani inspects a part at DPI's headquarters in Tennessee. DPI is expanding its engineering, development, and manufacturing operations to keep up with demand. | Photo courtesy of Chris Davis, Tennessee Solar Institute Small Company Makes Big Changes to Boost Clean Energy Economy As the nation moves toward greater adoption of new energy efficiency and

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    Indian Energy Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    Blog Blog Archive Indian Energy Blog Archive RSS November 21, 2013 From Theory to Reality: Visit to NREL Heightens Student's Desire to Become an Engineer As a student at New Mexico State University majoring in electrical engineering technology with a minor in renewable energy technology, I want to help my community by incorporating renewable energy technology so power will be distributed to every home, business, or school at an affordable cost to both my community and the electrical company. Visiting the NREL facility not only heightened my desire to become an engineer but also to see my goals come to fruition. November 21, 2013 Environmental Science Student Encouraged to Pursue Personal and Tribal Goals During NREL Tour As a senior studying environmental science at the University of New Mexico

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    Kyoung's blog | OpenEI Community  

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    Kyoung's blog Kyoung's blog Home > Blogs Kyoung's picture Submitted by Kyoung(155) Contributor 14 October, 2013 - 20:19 Geothermal NEPA Workshop at GRC Categorical Exclusions CX Database EA EIS FONSI GEA GRC GRR NEPA On Tuesday, October 2, the Geothermal Technology Office and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory held a 1/2-day NEPA workshop. The workshop was held at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, in conjunction with the GEA/GRC Tradeshow and Conference. Three presentations were given, describing the NEPA database and associated analysis that had been conducted in 2013. Files: application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.presentationml.presentation icon 2. NEPA History - Presentation application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.presentationml.presentation icon 3. Categorical Exclusions - Presentation

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    Energy Saver Blog | Department of Energy  

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    Saver » Energy Saver Blog Saver » Energy Saver Blog Energy Saver Blog RSS January 16, 2014 We're launching a new series, #AskEnergySaver, to give you access to the Energy Department's home energy efficiency experts. This month, we're answering your questions about home energy audits. | Graphic by Sarah Gerrity, Energy Department. #AskEnergySaver: Answering Your Home Energy-Saving Questions Have questions about ways to save energy at home? Now's your chance to ask the experts at the Energy Department! January 15, 2014 Simple weatherization actions can help keep your home warm. Efficiently Recovering from the "Polar Vortex" Make sure that your home holds up in the cold this winter. January 8, 2014 Read the 2014 Fuel Economy Guide to inform your new car purchase this year. | Photo courtesy of ©iStockphoto.com/Thomas_EyeDesign

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    Kwitherbee's blog | OpenEI Community  

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    Kwitherbee's blog Kwitherbee's blog Home > Blogs Kwitherbee's picture Submitted by Kwitherbee(15) Member 27 August, 2012 - 14:52 Idaho Meeting #1 The meeting opened with an introduction and project overview presentation via webinar by Jay Nathwani, DOE's Geothermal Regulatory Roadmapping Project Manager. While the meeting did not have a large turnout, much was accomplished in reviewing and refining the exploration and well permitting flow charts, the geothermal leasing process, and other aspects of geothermal development in the state. While not all state agency staff were able to participate in person, the manager of the Water Rights Section at the IDWR, provided the team with a detailed review of the wate Kwitherbee's picture Submitted by Kwitherbee(15) Member 12 August, 2012 - 21:38

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    PI Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    Office of Policy and International Affairs » PI Blog Archive Office of Policy and International Affairs » PI Blog Archive PI Blog Archive RSS September 26, 2013 The hallmark of the 2013 Women in Clean Energy Symposium was the Clean Energy Education and Empowerment (C3E) awards ceremony, recognizing six women for their leadership and mentorship in clean energy fields. C3E award recipients (left to right): Kristen Graf, Kirstin Gunderson, Milo Werner, Rebecca Stanfield, Maxine Savitz (C3E 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient), Erica Mackie. Not pictured: Katherine Lucey. | Photo by Justin Knight. SLIDESHOW: Highlights from the 2013 Women in Clean Energy Symposium Thought-leaders from across the country convened in Boston last week. Their goal: Find strategic ways to substantially increase women's participation

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    Jweers's blog | OpenEI Community  

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    Jweers's blog Jweers's blog Home > Blogs Jweers's picture Submitted by Jweers(83) Contributor 7 August, 2013 - 18:23 New Robust References! citation citing developer formatting reference Semantic Mediawiki wiki Check out the new Reference Form. Adding a reference object to OpenEI using this form is the most complete way to cite a reference. After providing the name of your reference, the form will ask for your document type. Jweers's picture Submitted by Jweers(83) Contributor 16 May, 2013 - 14:22 Multicolor Maps from Compound Queries ask queries compound queries developer Google maps maps multicolor result formats results Semantic Mediawiki Hi all, Recently, a couple of people on OpenEI have asked me how to do compound (or multicolor) maps like this one: Jweers's picture Submitted by Jweers(83)

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    Wzeng's blog | OpenEI Community  

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    Wzeng's blog Wzeng's blog Home > Blogs Wzeng's picture Submitted by Wzeng(50) Contributor 8 August, 2012 - 12:37 New Gapminder Visualizations Added! EIA Energy data Gapminder OECD OpenEI SEDS Visualization Graph OpenEI now features some cool new Gapminder Visualizations for users to browse and discover interesting trends. This dynamic chart, also called a motion chart, allows users to view changing data over time with four different axis, all changeable with a click of the mouse. Wzeng's picture Submitted by Wzeng(50) Contributor 3 July, 2012 - 10:50 Nationwide Utility Rates Available on OpenEI Utility Rates Electric utility rates for U.S. companies are now available to view and download on en.openei.org, an energy information website hosted by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and the Department of Energy.

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    PI Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    Blog Archive Blog Archive PI Blog Archive RSS May 5, 2011 First Lady Michelle Obama and Secretary Chu Honor Employees for Public Service Recognition Week First Lady Michelle Obama thanks employees in this video for Public Service Recognition Week. April 5, 2011 Accelerating the Transition to Clean Energy Technologies The Department participates in the Clean Energy Ministerial in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, for the next step in accelerating the global transition to clean energy technologies. December 15, 2010 | Department of Energy Illustration | Energy Department Releases New Critical Materials Strategy At an event this morning at the Center for Strategic & International Studies, the Energy Department released a strategy on critical materials. The report examines the role of rare earth metals and other materials used

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    Alevine's blog | OpenEI Community  

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    Alevine's blog Alevine's blog Home > Blogs Alevine's picture Submitted by Alevine(5) Member 29 July, 2013 - 14:46 Texas Legal Review BHFS flora and fauna leasing Legal review permitting roadmap Texas The NREL roadmap team recently met with our legal team Brownstein Hyatt Farber and Schreck (www.bhfs.com) for a review of the Texas portion of the Geothermal Regulatory Roadmap (GRR). BHFS provided excellent suggestions to the Section 3 flowcharts for geothermal leases on Texas state lands. The Texas portion of the GRR now encompasses a flowchart for Texas state land leasing on Permanent School Fund Lands, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Lands, Land Trade Lands, and Relinquishment Act Lands. Additionally, BHFS provided many other helpful tips for clarifying other issue Syndicate content

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    Energy Empowers Blog Ticker | Open Energy Information  

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    Energy Empowers Blog Ticker Energy Empowers Blog Ticker Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary Name: Energy Empowers Blog Ticker Agency/Company /Organization: Alex Clayborne Phase: Bring the Right People Together, Create a Vision, Create Early Successes, Get Feedback, "Implement the Plan" is not in the list of possible values (Bring the Right People Together, Create a Vision, Determine Baseline, Evaluate Options, Develop Goals, Prepare a Plan, Get Feedback, Develop Finance and Implement Projects, Create Early Successes, Evaluate Effectiveness and Revise as Needed) for this property., "Evaluate Effectiveness and Revise" is not in the list of possible values (Bring the Right People Together, Create a Vision, Determine Baseline, Evaluate Options, Develop Goals, Prepare a Plan, Get Feedback, Develop Finance and Implement Projects, Create Early Successes, Evaluate Effectiveness and Revise as Needed) for this property.

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    Jayhuggins's blog | OpenEI Community  

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    Jayhuggins's blog Jayhuggins's blog Home > Blogs Jayhuggins's picture Submitted by Jayhuggins(15) Member 2 October, 2012 - 15:59 OpenEI Download/Upload Automation Scripts I've created a set of scripts for automating downloading a list of OpenEI wiki pages, and for uploading them. Files: application/octet-stream icon openei_automation.tar_.gz Jayhuggins's picture Submitted by Jayhuggins(15) Member 22 June, 2012 - 09:39 Finding Utility Companies Under a Given Utility ID Utility+Utility Access Map Here's a quick way to find all the utility company pages under a given utility id. From the Special Ask page, in the query box enter the following: [[Category:Utility Companies]][[EiaUtilityId::15248]] substituting your utility id of interest for 15248, and click "Find results".

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    Blog Feed: Vehicles | Department of Energy  

    Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

    Blog Feed: Vehicles Blog Feed: Vehicles Blog Feed: Vehicles RSS September 11, 2013 Dr. Michael Knotek, Deputy Undersecretary for Science and Energy at the Energy Department, delivers remarks at the NASCAR Green Summit in Chicago, where the DOE-NASCAR MOU was announced. | Photo courtesy of NASCAR. New DOE-NASCAR Partnership Revs Deployment of Pollution Reducing Technologies From the electricity that powers race-day broadcasts to the fuel in the cars themselves, a new DOE-NASCAR Memorandum of Understanding pinpoints transformative energy technologies that will benefit NASCAR and its fans. September 4, 2013 Dr. Ping Liu of ARPA-E discusses the RANGE program and its innovative approach to energy storage for electric vehicles. | Photo courtesy of ARPA-E. ARPA-E Program Takes an Innovative Approach to Electric Vehicle Batteries

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    HSS Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    HSS Blog Archive HSS Blog Archive HSS Blog Archive RSS July 16, 2013 General Leslie Groves and J. Robert Oppenheimer are pictured here at the Trinity Test site in New Mexico, 1945. New Manhattan Project Resource Page Launched On the 68th anniversary of the birth of the atomic age, read up on the history of the Manhattan Project through this new resource page. July 10, 2013 President Barack Obama delivers his first major speech stating a commitment to seek the peace and security of a world without nuclear weapons in front of thousands in Prague, Czech Republic, April 5, 2009. | Official White House Photo by Pete Souza Moving Toward a Peaceful Nuclear Future Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz highlights the progress the National Laboratories have made toward creating a world free from the threat of

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    Annotating opinion--evaluation of blogs: the Blogoscopy corpus  

    Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

    The blog phenomenon is universal. Blogs are characterized by their evaluative use, in that they enable Internet users to express their opinion on a given subject. From this point of view, they are an ideal resource for the constitution of an annotated ... Keywords: Blogs, Corpus annotation, Evaluation, French language, Polarity, Sentiment analysis

    Batrice Daille; Estelle Dubreil; Laura Monceaux; Matthieu Vernier

    2011-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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    Communication Blog: Discourse Structuring and Relationship among Participants  

    Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

    In the last decade, blogs became popular and consolidated themselves as important communication system.The research presented in this paper contributes to thecreation of knowledge regarding the characteristics andpotential of blogs as mechanisms of communication ... Keywords: blogs, discourse structuring, relationship among

    Aline de Miranda Marques; Mariano Pimentel; Sean Siqueira

    2009-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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    Hydrogen & Fuel Cells Blog  

    Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

    blog Office of Energy Efficiency blog Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Forrestal Building 1000 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20585 en 10 Questions for a Scientist: Dr. Adam Weber of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory http://energy.gov/eere/articles/10-questions-scientist-dr-adam-weber-lawrence-berkeley-national-laboratory 10 Questions for a Scientist: Dr. Adam Weber of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » SCI-Arc/Caltech  

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    SCI-Arc/Caltech SCI-Arc/Caltech Below you will find Solar Decathlon news from the SCI-Arc/Caltech archive, sorted by date. CHIP House Takes Design to Different Heights (Literally) Friday, May 13, 2011 By April Saylor Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. The students from the Southern California Institute of Architecture and California Institute of Technology, otherwise known as the SCI-Arc/Caltech team, have teamed up to take an interesting approach to the design of their

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » 2011 » May  

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    May, 2011 May, 2011 New Zealand Design Places People and the Outdoors at Its Heart Friday, May 27, 2011 By Erin Pierce Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. New Zealand is the first place morning light hits at the start of each new day-and now it is home to the first team from the Southern Hemisphere ever to compete in the Solar Decathlon. The team, composed of students and faculty from Victoria University of Wellington, has looked to revamp an iconic symbol of New Zealand's beach

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Ohio State  

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    'Ohio State' 'Ohio State' The Ohio State University Readies for Its Encore at the Solar Decathlon Monday, April 18, 2011 By Erik Hyrkas Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the 20 teams participating in the competition. The Ohio State University team is getting ramped up for its second run at the Solar Decathlon this fall. After placing 10th in the 2009 competition, the team is looking to bring a bigger, tougher, and more efficient house to this year's event. Photo of a group of people gathered around a large table.

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » 2011 » August  

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    August, 2011 August, 2011 Solar Decathlon Team Leading the Way Toward Sustainable Living-Even in the Wake of Disasters Friday, August 26, 2011 By April Saylor Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. In honor of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon-which challenges collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive-we are profiling each of the teams participating in the competition. Photo of Re_home under construction. The Re_home is nearing completion. (Courtesy of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Solar Decathlon team) For this year's Solar Decathlon, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is returning to the National Mall with the Re_home, which

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Team Capitol DC  

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    Capitol DC Capitol DC Below you will find Solar Decathlon news from the Team Capitol DC archive, sorted by date. Hangout With Solar Decathlon 2013 Teams on Sept. 18! Wednesday, September 11, 2013 By Rebecca Matulka Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. Photo of a Solar Decathlon house at night. Superimposed is the following text: "Solar Decathlon 2013: The Path to a Brighter Future. Energy.gov/live. Wednesday, Sept. 18, at p.m. ET. #askSD." Mark your calendars for a Google+ Hangout on Solar Decathlon 2013: The Path to a Brighter Future on Wednesday, Sept. 18, at 2 p.m. ET. For more than 10 years, the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon has been preparing the next wave of energy leaders-providing hands-on experience in designing and building energy-efficient, solar-powered

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    News & Blog | Department of Energy  

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    About Energy.gov » News & Blog About Energy.gov » News & Blog News & Blog Blog Wind energy is one of the world's fast-growing energy sources -- and many of the regions that could benefit from wind energy happen to be in cold climates. Since 2005, scientists at Oak Ridge National Laboratory have been researching, developing and testing materials in freezing conditions. By developing more efficient materials for wind turbines, researchers can increase turbine efficiency and reduce potential downtime for wind turbines in cold climates. The teams use Titan, the world's most powerful supercomputer, to simulate hundreds of water droplets as they freeze, with each droplet containing one million molecules. By simulating and studying how water freezes on a molecular level, scientists are gaining an understanding of how ice forms, which will help them design better, more efficient materials for these colder climates. Pictured here is an illustration of a single water droplet, filled with molecules freezing in slow motion. Learn more about their research here. | Photo/visualization courtesy of M. Matheson, Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    31, 2012 31, 2012 58,000 workers are currently repairing power lines across the Mid-Atlantic in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. | Photo courtesy of the Energy Department Energy Department and Federal Efforts to Support Utility Power Restoration Efforts Restoring power to the millions of Americans who lost electricity is a top priority for the Energy Department and the Obama Administration. October 29, 2012 Sandy made landfall as a post-tropical cyclone on the southern coast of New Jersey near Atlantic City at 8 p.m. with top sustained winds of 80 mph. | Photo courtesy of NOAA Power Outages Update: Post-Tropical Cyclone Sandy Hurricane Sandy has landed and the Energy Department is working closely to support state and local officials who are responsible for working with

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    Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    January 19, 2012 January 19, 2012 Deadline Approaching for Small Business Innovation Research Opportunity Our Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy has posted the following announcement about the approaching deadline for the SBIR and STTR awards - Deadline Approaching for Small Business Innovation Research Opportunity January 9, 2012 Kawtar Hafidi is an experimental nuclear physicist, working in the medium energy physics group at Argonne. Image courtesy of Argonne National Laboratory. Chicago Business Features Argonne Woman in Nuclear Physics Chicago Business has the scoop about Kawtar Hafidi, an Argonne National Laboratory nuclear physicist who just snagged the Association for Women in Science's 2011 Innovator Award for her research in the field of the color

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    Energy Saver Blog | Department of Energy  

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    September 22, 2009 September 22, 2009 Energy Savers in the Community: Green Transportation Rally This year marks the seventh year that I'm organizing a Green Transportation Rally in my city's Labor Day parade. September 21, 2009 Get Ready for Fall: Leaf Peeping, Staying Warm, and Saving Money As you plan your leaf peeping, think about how you can save a little on fuel. Do you really need to drive for hours, or is there some beautiful foliage right in your area? September 16, 2009 How Should Energy Savers Use Facebook? We created a Facebook page to connect with consumers in the place where over 300 million users like to hang out online. With numbers like that, you're probably there, too, and we hope you'll become a fan. September 15, 2009 The Energy Savers Blog Has Moved! It's been just over a year now since we launched the Energy Savers Blog.

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    OE Recovery Act Blog | Department of Energy  

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    Recovery Recovery Act Blog OE Recovery Act Blog RSS September 20, 2013 Electrical transmission lines cross a snow-covered field in Dallas Dam, Oregon. | Energy Department photo. Top 9 Things You Didn't Know About America's Power Grid Ever wonder how electricity gets to your home? Test your knowledge with these top power grid facts. July 11, 2013 Demand Response: Lessons Learned with an Eye to the Future Under the Recovery Act, the Energy Department awarded $3.5 billion in funds to the electricity industry, including OG&E, to help catalyze the adoption of smart grid tools, technologies and techniques such as demand response that are designed to increase the electric grid's flexibility, reliability, efficiency, affordability, and resiliency. Understanding lessons learned from these projects is vital.

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    January 10, 2012 January 10, 2012 Post-Holiday Holiday Shopping Ah, January. It's still cold and it's still dark all the time, but now all the cheerful Christmas lights have come down so there's nothing to break up the monotony. What's there to do? January 10, 2012 A look at tools that can help consumers save money and fuel, whether you're in the market for a new vehicle or trying to make the most of your current one. | Photo courtesy of Auto Guide. Saving Money and Fuel with a Click of a Mouse With so many options, it can be hard to decipher what car is right for you, or if there's a clear economic benefit in trading up to a new vehicle. Fortunately, the Energy Department offers a number of tools that can help consumers save money and fuel, whether you're in the market for a new

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    Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    January 22, 2013 January 22, 2013 SBA Expands Access to Contracting Opportunities for Women-Owned Small Businesses Editor's note: This article was originally published on the Small Business Administration's website. Women-owned small businesses will have greater access to federal contracting opportunities as a result of changes included in the National Defense Authorization Act of 2013 (NDAA) to the U.S. Small Business Administration's Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contract Program. January 17, 2013 New Online Marketplace for Small Business Contracting Launched by Presidential Fellows Editor's Note: This article was originally posted on the Small Business Administration's website. The U.S. Small Business Administration, in conjunction with the White House's Presidential Innovation Fellows, today launched a "beta"

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    1, 2012 1, 2012 What improvements are making vehicles drive farther? Learn about the technologies that are increasing vehicle efficiency. #LabChat: Innovations Driving More Efficient Vehicles, Dec. 13 at 2 pm ET Our vehicle experts can answer your questions about technologies that are helping improve vehicle fuel economy. December 10, 2012 Argonne engineer Steve Ciatti works on an engine in Argonne's Engine Research Facility -- a facility where researchers can study in-cylinder combustion and emissions under realistic operating conditions. | Photo courtesy of Argonne National Laboratory. 54.5 MPG and Beyond: Speeding Up Development of Advanced Combustion Engines The fourth post in our fuel economy series: how researchers are improving the internal combustion engine.

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    12, 2012 12, 2012 This graphic shows how Goodyear's new Air Maintenance Technology -- also called the self-regulating tire -- works. | Graphic courtesy of Goodyear. 54.5 MPG and Beyond: New Tire Technology Pumps Up Fuel Savings The final post in our fuel economy series: How a revolutionary new tire technology could mean never having to worry about under-inflated tires on your vehicle. December 11, 2012 Last week, Better Buildings Challenge partners and others discussed how these organizations are successfully making energy efficiency a key part of how they do business. | Photo courtesy of Monica Neukomm, Energy Department. Better Buildings Initiative Highlights First-Year Successes Market leaders across the country are driving greater energy efficiency, and the ingenuity they are using is saving them hundreds of thousands of

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    1, 2011 1, 2011 Making the Most of the Small Business Conference Veteran participant explains the benefits his company gets out of the Department of energy Annual Small Business Conference. May 11, 2011 How Elyria, Ohio, Is Putting Money Back in Its Citizens Pockets Demand for new energy efficiency measures is already high in Elyria, Ohio. May 10, 2011 Energy-Efficient Rebuilding After Tragedy: Inspiration from Greensburg, Kansas Greensburg is a small town, with fewer than 1,000 households, and is rebuilding post-tornado as a sustainable community. May 10, 2011 An Update on the Department's Loan Programs President Obama has made it clear the nation that wins the clean energy race will likely be the nation that leads the global economy. And in just over two years, the Loan Programs Office has become one of our most

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    8, 2012 8, 2012 The Long Island Solar Farm (LISF) -- currently the largest solar photovoltaic power plant in the Eastern United States -- generates enough renewable energy to power approximately 4,500 homes. LISF is located at Brookhaven National Laboratory. | Photo courtesy of Brookhaven National Laboratory. Solar Among the Fastest Growing Job Markets in America Efforts to grow the solar market and make solar energy more accessible to all Americans are working. November 7, 2012 A Yuma bat flying inside the clearwell at 100-F Area. | Photo courtesy of the Office of Environmental Management. Roosting Spot for These Nocturnal Mammals is Just Batty Approximately 6,000 bats roost from mid-March to mid-October inside Hanford's 100-F Area. November 7, 2012 Sandy made landfall as a post-tropical cyclone on the southern coast of New Jersey near Atlantic City at 8 p.m. on October 29, with top sustained winds of 80 mph. | Photo courtesy of NOAA.

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog  

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    Apply To Compete in Solar Decathlon 2015! Apply To Compete in Solar Decathlon 2015! November 1, 2013 By Solar Decathlon In support of President Obama's commitment to a clean energy future, the Energy Department today began the process to select collegiate teams to compete in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015. Colleges, universities, and other post-secondary educational institutions are welcome to submit proposals. Up to 20 teams will be selected to begin two-year projects to build solar-powered, highly energy-efficient houses that combine affordability, consumer appeal, and design excellence. Selected teams will design, construct, and test their houses before reassembling them at the Solar Decathlon 2015 competition site, which will be announced in the coming months. As part of the Solar Decathlon, teams

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    Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    September 21, 2012 September 21, 2012 DOE Awards Native American, Tribally-Owned Small Business Contract for Support Services to Savannah River Operations Office Editor's Note: This announcement was originally posted on the Office of Environmental Management's website. Today the Energyy Department awarded a $20 million contact (estimated value) to a Native American Tribally-Owned Section 8(a) company for administrative support services and information technology support at our Savannah River Operations Office. The company, NOVA Corp. of Window Rock, Arizona, is owned by the Navajo Nation. September 17, 2012 Winners of the 2011 Regional Science Bowl competition (hosted in partnership with the University of Texas - Pan American) pose at the national competition in Washington, DC. | Courtesy of the University of Texas - Pan American HESTEC Program.

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    The Energy Savers Blog Has Moved! | Department of Energy  

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    The Energy Savers Blog Has Moved! The Energy Savers Blog Has Moved! The Energy Savers Blog Has Moved! September 15, 2009 - 10:58am Addthis Allison Casey Senior Communicator, NREL It's been just over a year now since we launched the Energy Savers Blog and it's been quite a ride for all of us bloggers. We started this venture a little uncertain of where it would go. Would anyone want to read? Would we have enough to write about? And most importantly, would it be worthwhile? We knew that this would be an experiment of sorts. Luckily, it seems that the answer to all of our questions has so far been a resounding "yes." And while we all admit to still learning and continuing to adapt so we can best serve you through this blog, it seems that it's going to stick around for awhile. You can now find the Energy Savers Blog at this URL:

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    Sfomail's blog | OpenEI Community  

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    Sfomail's blog Sfomail's blog Home > Blogs Sfomail's picture Submitted by Sfomail(48) Member 25 June, 2013 - 12:10 Solar Land Use Data on OpenEI acres csp land use how much land land requirements pv land use solar land use square miles I'm happy to announce that a new report on Solar+Land+Use was just released by the National+Renewable+Energy+Laboratory. You can find a brief summary of the results at the Solar+Land+Use page on OpenEI. Sfomail's picture Submitted by Sfomail(48) Member 31 May, 2013 - 12:04 Lighting Electricity Rates on OpenEI API Utility Rates Sfomail's picture Submitted by Sfomail(48) Member 17 May, 2013 - 12:42 EIA officially recognizes utility rate database on OpenEI EIA OpenEI Utility Rates OpenEI and U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Good news, everyone! The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) now

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Solar Decathlon 2011  

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    blog?p1964 http:www.solardecathlon.govblogarchives1964feed 1 From the Heart http:www.solardecathlon.govblogarchives1936 http:www.solardecathlon.govblog...

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    SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory - DOE Energy Blog Does Q...  

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    Scientist By Niketa Kumar November 7, 2011 from DOE Energy Blog Fifteen years ago, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (SLAC) scientist Apurva Mehta volunteered to help a...

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    Welcome to the Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    Welcome to the Energy Blog Welcome to the Energy Blog Welcome to the Energy Blog July 20, 2010 - 5:54am Addthis Secretary Chu Secretary Chu Former Secretary of Energy Welcome to the Energy Blog. I am pleased to be the first of many voices from across the Department of Energy that you will hear from here, each of whom I trust will provide you with a unique perspective on our mission. We're introducing the Energy Blog at a critical moment for the Department. From our program offices to our national laboratories to our field offices, we are driving innovation to create a new, clean energy economy that will spark job creation and reduce our dependence on oil, while cutting our greenhouse gas emissions. We are also meeting the critical responsibilities of reducing nuclear dangers and environmental

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    Blogger, stick to your story: modeling topical noise in blogs with coherence measures  

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    Topical noise in blogs arises when bloggers digress from the central topical thrust of their blogs. We introduce a method to explicitly incorporate a model of topical noise into a language modeling approach to the task of blog distillation. Topical noise ... Keywords: blog distillation, coherence measures, language models

    Jiyin He; Wouter Weerkamp; Martha Larson; Maarten de Rijke

    2008-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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    The Year on Energy.gov: Our Most Popular Posts of 2013 | Department of  

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    The Year on Energy.gov: Our Most Popular Posts of 2013 The Year on Energy.gov: Our Most Popular Posts of 2013 The Year on Energy.gov: Our Most Popular Posts of 2013 December 31, 2013 - 10:03am Addthis Take a look back at 2013 with the most popular blog posts on Energy.gov. Take a look back at 2013 with the most popular blog posts on Energy.gov. Rob Roberts Rob Roberts Director of Digital Strategy Our Best of 2013 Want to relive more of Energy.gov's best-of-2013 moments? Check out our top videos, favorite photos and top ways to save energy in the coming year. From climate change to energy efficiency to zombie cells, 2013 was an exciting year for energy and the Energy Department. Look back at the year that was with the Top 10 blog posts from Energy.gov: Solar, Wind, Hydropower: Home Renewable Energy Installations

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    Energy Saver Blog | Department of Energy  

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    March 18, 2010 March 18, 2010 How Have You Improved the Efficiency of Your Windows? There are several things you can do to improve the efficiency of existing windows, including adding storm windows, caulking or weatherstripping, or using window treatments. March 16, 2010 Carpe Diem: Install Insulated Roman Shades As I mentioned in yesterday's blog, I had insulated window quilts installed on most of my home's windows. March 15, 2010 Rolling, Rolling, Rolling: Roller Window Shades There's a lot of talk these days about installing new energy-efficient windows. Thanks to a Federal tax credit of up to $1,500, window advertisements, both print and radio and TV broadcasting, are aplenty. March 11, 2010 What Do You Think of the Redesigned EERE Home Page? On Monday, Andrea pointed you to the redesigned EERE home page. While this

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    Energy Saver Blog | Department of Energy  

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    June 2, 2009 June 2, 2009 Energy Efficient, Summer-Friendly Appliances If you're interested in looking for big energy efficiency purchases, here's a guide to help you get started. May 28, 2009 How Do You Stay Cool and Comfortable in Hot Weather? As you may have read on the blog over the past few weeks, the Stay Cool, Save Money site offers no-cost and low-cost tips for saving energy during the warm summer months, as well as ideas for long-term investments to help you save year round. Whether you rely on an air conditioner, strategically opened windows (and closed shades), fans, regular dips in the pool, or some other strategy entirely, tell us: How do you stay cool and comfortable in hot weather? May 26, 2009 Have a Question About Energy Efficiency or Renewable Energy? Ask Ener-Gee

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    Energy Saver Blog | Department of Energy  

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    November 25, 2008 November 25, 2008 Saving Energy Is a Lifestyle, Not a Diet Why saving energy should be important to you. November 20, 2008 Question of the Week: What Kind of Heating System Do You Have in Your Home? What kind of heating system do you have in your home? November 18, 2008 Energy Resources for Students and Teachers The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy has resources to help students research that report or teachers set up lesson plans. November 13, 2008 Question of the Week: What Do You Do to Save Energy? Since we started this blog, much of our focus has been on winter energy savings and the steps you can take specifically to save energy in the winter. But many of you try to save energy all year round, whether it's at home, on the road, or at work. Maybe the things you do are just habits that

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    Energy Saver Blog | Department of Energy  

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    30, 2010 30, 2010 This Month on Energy Savers: November 2010 There's always something interesting happening on EnergySavers.gov and the Energy Savers Blog. Here are some November highlights. November 29, 2010 Are You Keeping Up with the Joneses? What does it take to change people's behavior so that they act more responsibly, in a more sustainable manner? November 23, 2010 LED Holiday Lights: Festive, Safe, and Efficient! Before you start stringing holiday lights, take a moment to consider what they're costing you. November 22, 2010 Thankful Recognizing the engineers and researchers who have made energy efficiency a reality over the past few decades. November 18, 2010 What Steps Do You Take to Use Less Water? What steps do you take to use less water? November 17, 2010 Is a Small Wind Energy System Right for You?

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    Blog Feed: Vehicles | Department of Energy  

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    November 30, 2009 November 30, 2009 Energy Efficiency Can Be at the Top of Your Shopping List I hope your holidays are filled with cool ways to fine-tune your life that will get you closer to the cutting edge of energy efficiency. November 12, 2009 How Does Your Fuel Economy Compare to the Test Ratings on Fueleconomy.gov? On Monday, you read about the resources on Fueleconomy.gov and how they can help you compare the fuel economy of vehicles. November 9, 2009 Buying a Car? Find Out What it Will REALLY Cost You Each Year If you're in the market for a new car, you've probably been doing a lot of research. October 15, 2009 What Are You Doing to Fight Climate Change? October is a big month for climate change awareness! Whether you're blogging about it today or joining in the efforts on October 24th, tell us:

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    Government Energy News and Blog | Department of Energy  

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    Government Energy News and Blog Government Energy News and Blog Government Energy News and Blog Blog Before (left) and after photo of historic Wunder Hall, where Milwaukee's Forest County Potawatomi Community completed a major energy upgrade project. The building now serves as the tribe's economic development center. | Courtesy of Forest County Potawatomi Community Clean Energy Projects Helping Wisconsin Tribe Achieve Sustainability Goals January 13, 2014 11:19 AM Several energy efficiency and renewable energy projects are helping the Forest County Potawatomi Community in Milwaukee preserve the environment for future generations. Read The Full Story Energy Department Training Breaks New Ground December 3, 2013 1:00 PM The Federal Energy Management Program is now an authorized provider of

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Florida Int'l  

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    Florida Int'l Below you will find Solar Decathlon news from the Florida Int'l archive, sorted by date. Video Blog: End of Assembly Tuesday, September 20, 2011 U.S. Department of...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Florida Int'l  

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    Video Blog: End of Assembly Tuesday, September 20, 2011 U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Director Richard King talks to student team members about the end of...

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    Energy Crossroads: News Groups & Blogs | Environmental Energy Technologies  

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    News Groups & Blogs News Groups & Blogs Suggest a Listing Alternative Energy ~ Renewable Energy Blog The latest on hydrogen, solar, biofuel, geothermal, hydro, and more. (The link to subscribe to their blog's feed is at the left.) Association for Energy Services Professionals (AESP) E-Mail List This is an unmoderated e-mail mailing list for the discussion and exchange of information relating to current topics in the energy services industry. Their "Ask AESP E-Mail List" provides an opportunity for sharing thoughts and expertise with others, to help advance "best practices" in this industry, and to network to identify potential opportunities and partnerships. BLDG-SIM Mailing List Building energy simulation programs allow users to estimate the energy use

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    Hydrogen and Fuel Cells News and Blog | Department of Energy  

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    About Us » News & Blog » Hydrogen and Fuel Cells News and Blog About Us » News & Blog » Hydrogen and Fuel Cells News and Blog Hydrogen and Fuel Cells News and Blog Blog Zero Emission Bay Area (ZEBA) -- a group of regional transit agencies in Northern California -- operates twelve, zero-emission, fuel cell buses in real-world service throughout the Bay Area's diverse communities and landscapes. | Photo courtesy of Leslie Eudy, NREL. Top 11 Things You Didn't Know About Fuel Cells May 17, 2013 1:20 PM Test your fuel cell knowledge with these little-known facts. Read The Full Story In his 2013 State of the Union address, President Obama called on Congress to create an Energy Security Trust Fund, which would free American families and business from painful spikes in gas prices. The President's plan builds on an idea that has bipartisan support from experts including retired admirals and generals and leading CEOs, and it focuses on one goal: shifting America's cars and trucks off oil entirely. | Infographic from the White House.

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    BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE IN BLOGS: UNDERSTANDING CONSUMER INTERACTIONS AND COMMUNITIES  

    E-Print Network (OSTI)

    The increasing popularity of Web 2.0 has led to exponential growth of user-generated content in both volume and significance. One important type of user-generated content is the blog. Blogs encompass useful information (e.g., insightful product reviews and information-rich consumer communities) that could potentially be a gold mine for business intelligence, bringing great opportunities for both academic research and business applications. However, performing business intelligence on blogs is quite challenging because of the vast amount of information and the lack of commonly adopted methodology for effectively collecting and analyzing such information. In this paper, we propose a framework for gathering business intelligence from blogs by automatically collecting and analyzing blog contents and bloggers interaction networks. Through a system developed using the framework, we conducted two case studies with one case focusing on a consumer product and the other on a company. Our case studies demonstrate how to use the framework and appropriate techniques to effectively collect, extract, and analyze blogs related to the topics of interest, reveal novel patterns in the blogger interactions and communities, and answer important business intelligence questions in the domains. The framework is sufficiently generic and can be applied to any topics of interest, organizations, and products. Future academic research and business applications related to the topics examined in the two cases can also be built using the findings of this study.

    Michael Chau; Jennifer Xu

    2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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    Blog Feed: Vehicles | Department of Energy  

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    June 18, 2013 June 18, 2013 With the help of Kentucky Clean Fuels Coalition, Mammoth Cave National Park was the first National Park fleet to use 100 percent alternative fuel. The Global Electric Motorcar (pictured above) is used by park rangers who need to travel between the Mammoth Cave Campground and the Visitor Center area. | Photo courtesy of Victor Peek Photography. Transitioning Kentucky Off Oil: An Interview with Clean Cities Coordinator Melissa Howell As part of the blog series celebrating Clean Cities' 20th anniversary, we interviewed Clean Cities Coordinator Melissa Howell to learn how she is helping transition Kentucky off oil. June 14, 2013 Nearly 100 Clean Cities coalitions work to reduce petroleum use in communities across the country. Led by Clean Cities coordinators, coalitions are composed of businesses, fuel providers, vehicle fleets, state and local government agencies, and community organizations. These stakeholders come together to share information and resources, educate the public, help craft public policy, and collaborate on projects that reduce petroleum use. Click on a region for more information.

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog 2011 April  

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    University of Maryland Solar Decathlon Team Celebrates With a Shed-Raising Monday, April 11, 2011 By Erin Pierce Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy...

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    Graham7781's blog | OpenEI Community  

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    Graham7781's blog Graham7781's blog Home > Blogs Graham7781's picture Submitted by Graham7781(1992) Super contributor 16 August, 2013 - 12:21 New report from White House outlines largest problems facing United States energy grid energy grid OpenEI President Smart Grid United States White House Graham7781's picture Submitted by Graham7781(1992) Super contributor 15 August, 2013 - 09:09 DOE Report Describes Progress in the Deployment of Synchrophasor Technologies for Improved Grid Operations OpenEI PMU recovery act SGIG Smart Grid Graham7781's picture Submitted by Graham7781(1992) Super contributor 5 August, 2013 - 13:18 Geothermal Regulatory Roadmap featured on NREL Now geothermal NREL OpenEI regulatory roadmap Navigating the complex system of federal and state regulations to secure project approvals is one of the biggest hurdles geothermal power developers

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    Patterns of Emotional Blogging and Emergence of Communities: Agent-Based Model on Bipartite Networks  

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    Background: We study mechanisms underlying the collective emotional behavior of Bloggers by using the agent-based modeling and the parameters inferred from the related empirical data. Methodology/Principal Findings: A bipartite network of emotional agents and posts evolves through the addition of agents and their actions on posts. The emotion state of an agent,quantified by the arousal and the valence, fluctuates in time due to events on the connected posts, and in the moments of agent's action it is transferred to a selected post. We claim that the indirect communication of the emotion in the model rules, combined with the action-delay time and the circadian rhythm extracted from the empirical data, can explain the genesis of emotional bursts by users on popular Blogs and similar Web portals. The model also identifies the parameters and how they influence the course of the dynamics. Conclusions: The collective behavior is here recognized by the emergence of communities on the network and the fractal time-ser...

    Mitrovi?, Marija

    2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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    Uses of Ontologies in Open Source Blog Mining  

    Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

    The blogosphere provides a novel window into an important segment of public opinion, but its dynamic nature makes it an elusive medium to analyze and interpret in the aggregate, where it is most informative. We are developing a new open-source blog mining ...

    Brian Ulicny; Mieczyslaw M. Kokar; Christopher J. Matheus

    2010-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

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    Blogonomics : business and social changes from the blog  

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    Back in 2003, Blogs as well as wikis started the Web 2.0 frenzy with online community networks and user generated content. Web 2.0 has recently cooled down, but it may have started a new era. The purpose of this paper is ...

    Guo, Ching Q. (Ching Qing)

    2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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    Energy Data Initiative (EDI) | OpenEI Community  

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    Energy Data Initiative (EDI) Energy Data Initiative (EDI) Home > Energy Data Initiative (EDI) > Posts by term > Energy Data Initiative (EDI) Content Group Activity By term Q & A Feeds Term: Map Type Term Title Author Replies Last Post sort icon Blog entry Map Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales Sfederspiel 20 May 2013 - 13:28 Groups Menu You must login in order to post into this group. Recent content Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales EIA officially recognizes utility rate database on OpenEI Commercial and Residential Hourly Load Data Now Available on OpenEI! 2013 Civic Hacking Day Ideas For those looking to advance o... more Group members (8)

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    Energy Data Initiative (EDI) | OpenEI Community  

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    Energy Data Initiative (EDI) Energy Data Initiative (EDI) Home > Energy Data Initiative (EDI) > Posts by term > Energy Data Initiative (EDI) Content Group Activity By term Q & A Feeds Term: FRED Type Term Title Author Replies Last Post sort icon Blog entry FRED Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales Sfederspiel 20 May 2013 - 13:28 Groups Menu You must login in order to post into this group. Recent content Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales EIA officially recognizes utility rate database on OpenEI Commercial and Residential Hourly Load Data Now Available on OpenEI! 2013 Civic Hacking Day Ideas For those looking to advance o... more Group members (8)

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    Energy Data Initiative (EDI) | OpenEI Community  

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    Energy Data Initiative (EDI) Energy Data Initiative (EDI) Home > Energy Data Initiative (EDI) > Posts by term > Energy Data Initiative (EDI) Content Group Activity By term Q & A Feeds Term: Free Energy Data Type Term Title Author Replies Last Post sort icon Blog entry Free Energy Data Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales Sfederspiel 20 May 2013 - 13:28 Groups Menu You must login in order to post into this group. Recent content Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales EIA officially recognizes utility rate database on OpenEI Commercial and Residential Hourly Load Data Now Available on OpenEI! 2013 Civic Hacking Day Ideas For those looking to advance o...

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    Staff and Contractors Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    Staff and Contractors Staff and Contractors Blog Archive Staff and Contractors Blog Archive RSS April 3, 2013 Save the date for the Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Family Day at the Smithsonian! This year it will be at the National Museum of American History on Saturday, May 4, 2013. More details to come. 2013 Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month Resources and Theme Editor's Note: This information is provided by the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. February 19, 2013 Director Dot Harris presents Chris Smith, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary and Acting Assistant Secretary of Fossil Energy, with a professional achievement award at the Black Engineer of the Year Awards conference this February. Photo Credit: Nancy Jo Brown/106FOTO

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    Energy Saver Blog | Department of Energy  

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    January 13, 2012 January 13, 2012 Have You Found Any Energy-Efficient Bargains? This week, Elizabeth shared her retail adventures in the clearance section of a store where she picked up some LED light strings at bargain prices. January 10, 2012 Post-Holiday Holiday Shopping Ah, January. It's still cold and it's still dark all the time, but now all the cheerful Christmas lights have come down so there's nothing to break up the monotony. What's there to do? January 9, 2012 Musings on Water (and Power) My household water comes from a well, and every drop of water that I use in the house has to be pumped out of the ground by an electrically operated pump; therefore, the less water I use, the less the pump has to operate, and the less electricity is used. January 6, 2012 FAQs: Have Tax Credits Been Extended Into 2012?

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Teams  

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    'Teams' 'Teams' Apply To Compete in Solar Decathlon 2015! Friday, November 1, 2013 By Solar Decathlon In support of President Obama's commitment to a clean energy future, the Energy Department today began the process to select collegiate teams to compete in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015. Colleges, universities, and other post-secondary educational institutions are welcome to submit proposals. Up to 20 teams will be selected to begin two-year projects to build solar-powered, highly energy-efficient houses that combine affordability, consumer appeal, and design excellence. Selected teams will design, construct, and test their houses before reassembling them at the Solar Decathlon 2015 competition site, which will be announced in the coming months. As part of the Solar Decathlon, teams

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    CIO Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    November 9, 2012 November 9, 2012 Department of Energy Implements APIs in the Cloud As part of the Digital Strategy, the Department of Energy is making more high-value data sets available through Application Program Interfaces (APIs) - helping programmers develop new opportunities, services and products for citizens. Additionally, these data sets and APIs are now housed on cloud-based servers, helping us to provide easy, scalable access to the public. November 7, 2012 Sandy made landfall as a post-tropical cyclone on the southern coast of New Jersey near Atlantic City at 8 p.m. on October 29, with top sustained winds of 80 mph. | Photo courtesy of NOAA. Responding To Hurricane Sandy: DOE Situation Reports As of 9:00 am EST November 7, there are 650,416 customers are without power

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    OE Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    March 18, 2013 March 18, 2013 Graphic by Sarah Gerrity. Making STEM Personal: Introducing the Women @ Energy Series Hear from women who work to solve some of the nation's toughest challenges through their careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics and learn how you can follow in their footsteps. November 7, 2012 Sandy made landfall as a post-tropical cyclone on the southern coast of New Jersey near Atlantic City at 8 p.m. on October 29, with top sustained winds of 80 mph. | Photo courtesy of NOAA. Responding To Hurricane Sandy: DOE Situation Reports As of 9:00 am EST November 7, there are 650,416 customers are without power in 4 states. Approximately 7.8 million customers have been restored.

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    Energy Saver Blog | Department of Energy  

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    May 16, 2011 May 16, 2011 Smart Meters and a Smarter Grid Smart meters can communicate with in-home displays to let you know how much energy you're using, and even tell you the time of day the energy was used. May 12, 2011 How Do You Save Energy at Home While on Vacation? How do you save energy at home while on vacation? May 10, 2011 Energy-Efficient Rebuilding After Tragedy: Inspiration from Greensburg, Kansas Greensburg is a small town, with fewer than 1,000 households, and is rebuilding post-tornado as a sustainable community. May 9, 2011 Saving Energy and Money at Home while on Vacation Basic and small steps to save money and energy at home while on vacation. May 5, 2011 How Do You Finance Energy-Saving Improvements? How do you finance energy-saving improvements? May 3, 2011

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    Energy Saver Blog | Department of Energy  

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    February 6, 2012 February 6, 2012 Light My Fire...Or Yours It comes as no surprise that 9-out-of-10 American homes burned wood for heat a little more than a century ago. February 2, 2012 This Month on Energy Savers: January 2012 In the coldest parts of winter, we've turned our thoughts toward the best seasonal tips, conservation of water and lighting power, and what's new in 2012. If you've missed any of January's posts, here's a recap. February 1, 2012 Green Up Your Next Movie Night! Winter. For many of us, the season means hot chocolate, winter sports, exercise indoors, and the classic American pastime-movie night. January 31, 2012 Be a Lean, Mean, Green Eating Machine The link between nationwide health improvement and energy efficiency efforts is strong. January 27, 2012 What Are Your Favorite Winter Energy Savings Tips?

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    Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Launches New Blog and  

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    Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Launches New Blog Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Launches New Blog and Revamped Website Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Launches New Blog and Revamped Website October 31, 2013 - 9:46am Addthis The Energy Department's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), as part of its commitment to strengthen the nation's clean energy economy and to increase communications with the public and other stakeholders, today announced the launch of a new blog on Energy.gov. The blog is focused on providing updates on current EERE projects, interviews with energy experts, and other stories about EERE technology offices, cross-cutting initiatives, and the Department's national laboratories. EERE welcomes you to visit the new blog and news page, which is part of a

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    Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Launches New Blog and  

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    Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Launches New Blog Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Launches New Blog and Revamped Website Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Launches New Blog and Revamped Website October 31, 2013 - 9:46am Addthis The Energy Department's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), as part of its commitment to strengthen the nation's clean energy economy and to increase communications with the public and other stakeholders, today announced the launch of a new blog on Energy.gov. The blog is focused on providing updates on current EERE projects, interviews with energy experts, and other stories about EERE technology offices, cross-cutting initiatives, and the Department's national laboratories. EERE welcomes you to visit the new blog and news page, which is part of a

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    Evaluation criteria for blog design and analysis of causal relationships using factor analysis and DEMATEL  

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    The purpose of this study is to find the key factors influencing blog design, and explore the causal relationships between the criteria for each factor. Since design is a multiple criteria decision-making (MCDM) problem, this study adopts a model which ... Keywords: Blog design, DEMATEL, Factor analysis, Multiple criteria decision-making (MCDM)

    Chun-Cheng Hsu

    2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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    New Blog Seeks Out the "Next Big Thing" | Department of Energy  

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    New Blog Seeks Out the "Next Big Thing" New Blog Seeks Out the "Next Big Thing" New Blog Seeks Out the "Next Big Thing" December 5, 2011 - 2:36pm Addthis Researchers with the Energy Department’s Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI) at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab have identified a potential new advanced biofuel that could replace today’s standard fuel if successfully commercialized. The new blog TechStream will focus on new technologies coming out of the lab. | Photo courtesy of Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. Researchers with the Energy Department's Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI) at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab have identified a potential new advanced biofuel that could replace today's standard fuel if successfully commercialized. The new blog TechStream will focus on new technologies

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    DOE Research and Development Accomplishments Blog Archive 2012  

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    Blog Archive Blog Archive 2008-2009 · 2010 · 2011 · 2012 2012 Archive Date: 10/15/2012 The Manhattan Project -- Its Long-term Influences After the end of World War II, Congress established the United States Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to foster and control the peacetime development of atomic science and technology, declaring that atomic energy should be employed not only in the Nation's defense, but also to promote world peace, improve the public welfare, and strengthen free competition in private enterprise. President Harry S. Truman confirmed the civilian control of atomic energy by signing the Atomic Energy Act on August 1, 1946. On January 1, 1947, the AEC took over from the Manhattan Engineer District (Manhattan Project) the research and production facilities built during World War II to develop the atomic bomb. Because of the need for great security, all production facilities and nuclear reactors would be government-owned, while all technical information and research results would be under Commission control. The Commission recognized the need to maintain the vitality of the national labs and to encourage the university research teams and industry groups whose research on the peaceful uses of atomic energy would provide the technology of the future.

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    15 Blog Posts to Get You Ready for Winter Savings | Department...  

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    an option, and-in addition to extra doses of whining from yours truly-all of those cold, dark days can mean increased energy use. The heat's running, all the lights are on,...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Blog Archive » Technology Spotlight:  

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    Technology Spotlight: Solar Water Heating Technology Spotlight: Solar Water Heating Friday, September 27, 2013 By Solar Decathlon Editor's Note: This post is one of a series of technology spotlights that introduces common technologies used in U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon team houses. Solar water heating systems make hot water for residential uses such as bathing, laundering, and dish washing. Generally less expensive than photovoltaic panels, these systems provide homeowners with a cost-effective way to harness the sun's energy. Photo of a wooden house with PV panels and a solar hot water system on the roof. Middlebury College's U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 211 entry, Self-Reliance, had two roof-mounted solar hot water collector arrays (right) that circulated glycol through vacuum-insulated borosilicate glass

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Blog Archive » Technology Spotlight:  

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    Technology Spotlight: Structural Insulated Panels Technology Spotlight: Structural Insulated Panels Monday, September 19, 2011 Alexis Powers Editor's Note: This post is one of a series of technology spotlights that introduces common technologies used in U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon team houses. Structural insulated panels (SIPs) are prefabricated structural elements used to build walls, ceilings, floors, and roofs. Made of foam insulation sandwiched between two layers of structural board, SIPs provide a more airtight dwelling than a standard stud-frame house. This creates a quieter and more energy-efficient interior space. Various types of insulation can be used in SIPs in homes. The most common insulating material is polystyrene or polyisocyanurate foam. Foam insulation is added between two sheets of oriented strand board (an

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    Secretary Chu Post: Celebrating National Weatherization Day | Department of  

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    Post: Celebrating National Weatherization Day Post: Celebrating National Weatherization Day Secretary Chu Post: Celebrating National Weatherization Day November 1, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - Today, Energy Secretary Steven Chu made the following statement on National Weatherization Day. The statement can be found on the Energy Blog. Celebrating National Weatherization Day Posted by Secretary Steven Chu on November 01, 2010 at 1:55 PM This weekend, communities across the country celebrated National Weatherization Day, highlighting the important work happening nationwide to save money for America's homeowners by investing in energy efficiency. As a result of the Recovery Act weatherization program, more than 245,000 low-income families have had their homes upgraded, which means these families are paying lower energy bills every month. The program has also

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    A Comparison of Techniques for Detecting Abnormal Change in Blogs  

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    Distributed collections are made of metadata entries that contain references to artifacts not controlled by the collection curators. These collections often have limited forms of change; for digital distributed collections, primarily creation and deletion of additional resources. However, there exists a class of digital collection that undergoes additional kinds of change. These collections consist of resources that are distributed across the Internet and brought together via hyperlinking. Resources in these collections can be expected to change as time goes on. Part of the difficulty in maintaining these collections is determining if a changed page is still a valid member of the collection. Others have tried to address this by defining a maximum allowed threshold of change, however, these methods treat change as a potential problem and treat web content as static despite its intrinsic dynamicism. Instead we acknowledge change on the web as a normal part of a web document and determine the difference between what a maintainer expects a page to do and what it actually does. In this work we evaluate options for extractors and analyzers from a suite of techniques against a human-generated ground-truth set of blog changes. The results of this work show a statistically significant improvement over traditional threshold techniques for our collection.

    Furuta, Dr. Richard Keith [Texas A& M University; ShipmanIII, Dr. Frank Major [Texas A& M University; Bogen, Paul Logasa [ORNL

    2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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    Welcome to the Third World Network-Africa (TWN-Africa) Blog  

    E-Print Network (OSTI)

    relative to the experience of other Search the Webnmlkji this sitenmlkj User Profile Read More in Africa report on Trade LIbe... 11/18/2008 #12;Home | TWN-Africa Blog | Terms & Conditions | Administrator: * char left.4000 re-generate Enter the text shown in the image on the left: * Remember Me?gfedc * fields

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    1996-2008 Scientific American Inc. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited. Aug 6, 2008 01:54 PM in Technology | 0 comments | Post a comment  

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    eyeball. Maybe it's that bowl-shaped "retina" made of silicon. In the latest feat of so-called flexible bowl, wired it to other electronics and added a lens on top to make a camera. They report in Nature/17/2008http://www.sciam.com/blog/60-second-science/post.cfm?id=how-to-make-an-electronic-ey... #12;

    Rogers, John A.

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    OSTI Blog Links | OSTI, US Dept of Energy, Office of Scientific and  

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    OSTI Blog Links OSTI Blog Links Research Accelerator Links Title Authors Date OSTIblog Science Depends on the Diffusion of Knowledge Walt Warnick March 5, 2009 The Knowledge Investment Curve Walt Warnick & David Wojick August, 19 2009 For Spreading Knowledge, the Optimum Investment Is Not the Minimum Walt Warnick October, 27 2009 Sharing Results is the Engine of Scientific Progress David Wojick June, 17 2009 OSTI's Commitment to Improving Lives by Accelerating Science Discovery Walt Warnick February, 13 2008 The OSTI diffusion revolution, a problem solving perspective David Wojick July, 3 2008 OSTI's Efforts Advance Energy Secretary Goals Sol Lederman March, 25 2009 Speeches and Presentations Accelerating Science by Accelerating the Sharing of Knowledge (DOE Showcase CENDI Meeting) Walt Warnick May 5, 2010

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » 2011 » July  

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    July, 2011 July, 2011 Compete in Solar Decathlon 2013 Friday, July 22, 2011 By Alexis Powers U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon organizers today released a request for proposals for Solar Decathlon 2013 teams. Collegiate teams interested in participating have until Nov. 10, 2011, to submit the required documentation for consideration. The Solar Decathlon is an international competition open to all accredited colleges, universities, and other post-secondary educational institutions. Student teams compete to design, build, and operate highly energy-efficient, completely solar-powered houses. The entire Solar Decathlon project encompasses not only the competition but also the project's design development, construction, and commissioning phases. Since 2002, thousands of students from around the world have competed in

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Technology Spotlights  

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    Technology Spotlights Technology Spotlights Below you will find Solar Decathlon news from the Technology Spotlights archive, sorted by date. Technology Spotlight: Solar Water Heating Friday, September 27, 2013 By Solar Decathlon Editor's Note: This post is one of a series of technology spotlights that introduces common technologies used in U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon team houses. Solar water heating systems make hot water for residential uses such as bathing, laundering, and dish washing. Generally less expensive than photovoltaic panels, these systems provide homeowners with a cost-effective way to harness the sun's energy. Photo of a wooden house with PV panels and a solar hot water system on the roof. Middlebury College's U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 211 entry,

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Technology Spotlights  

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    'Technology Spotlights' 'Technology Spotlights' Technology Spotlight: Solar Water Heating Friday, September 27, 2013 By Solar Decathlon Editor's Note: This post is one of a series of technology spotlights that introduces common technologies used in U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon team houses. Solar water heating systems make hot water for residential uses such as bathing, laundering, and dish washing. Generally less expensive than photovoltaic panels, these systems provide homeowners with a cost-effective way to harness the sun's energy. Photo of a wooden house with PV panels and a solar hot water system on the roof. Middlebury College's U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 211 entry, Self-Reliance, had two roof-mounted solar hot water collector arrays (right) that circulated glycol through vacuum-insulated borosilicate glass

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Solar Decathlon  

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    Decathlon Decathlon Below you will find Solar Decathlon news from the Solar Decathlon archive, sorted by date. Apply To Compete in Solar Decathlon 2015! Friday, November 1, 2013 By Solar Decathlon In support of President Obama's commitment to a clean energy future, the Energy Department today began the process to select collegiate teams to compete in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015. Colleges, universities, and other post-secondary educational institutions are welcome to submit proposals. Up to 20 teams will be selected to begin two-year projects to build solar-powered, highly energy-efficient houses that combine affordability, consumer appeal, and design excellence. Selected teams will design, construct, and test their houses before reassembling them at the Solar Decathlon 2015 competition site, which will

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    Securing NNSA's Nuclear Weapons Complex in a Post-9/11 World | National  

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    Securing NNSA's Nuclear Weapons Complex in a Post-9/11 World | National Securing NNSA's Nuclear Weapons Complex in a Post-9/11 World | National Nuclear Security Administration Our Mission Managing the Stockpile Preventing Proliferation Powering the Nuclear Navy Emergency Response Recapitalizing Our Infrastructure Continuing Management Reform Countering Nuclear Terrorism About Us Our Programs Our History Who We Are Our Leadership Our Locations Budget Our Operations Media Room Congressional Testimony Fact Sheets Newsletters Press Releases Speeches Events Social Media Video Gallery Photo Gallery NNSA Archive Federal Employment Apply for Our Jobs Our Jobs Working at NNSA Blog Home > Media Room > Fact Sheets > Securing NNSA's Nuclear Weapons Complex in a ... Fact Sheet Securing NNSA's Nuclear Weapons Complex in a Post-9/11 World Jan 2, 2009 The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) has several missions

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    Energy Blog  

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    archive 1000 Independence Ave. SW Washington DC archive 1000 Independence Ave. SW Washington DC 20585 202-586-5000 en Our Best Energy Videos of 2013 http://energy.gov/articles/our-best-energy-videos-2013 Our Best Energy Videos of 2013

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    Nsbowde's blog  

    Open Energy Info (EERE)

    bloginternational-rates

    Per the town hall discussion yestereday, I have a link to a tariff database assembled by the Energy Regulators Regional Association. There...

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    ARM - Blog  

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    left Los Angeles a day later than normal also. The trip was mostly uneventful (only one power outage), which is a good thing; typically anything that would make a trip ... Read...

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    Vehicles Blog  

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    +0000 Levi Tillemann 711791 at http:energy.gov Video: Watch the Clean Cities Google+ Hangout http:energy.govarticlesvideo-watch-clean-cities-google-hangout

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    9/18/09 2:49 PM`Dark Energy' reminds us: consensus has no place in real science -Telegraph Blogs Page 1 of 42http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/jamesdelingpole/100006809/dark-energy-reminds-us-consensus-has-no-place-in-real-science/  

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    9/18/09 2:49 PM`Dark Energy' reminds us: consensus has no place in real science - Telegraph Blogs Page 1 of 42http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/jamesdelingpole/100006809/dark-energy Lifestyle Comment Travel Culture Technology Fashion #12;9/18/09 2:49 PM`Dark Energy' reminds us: consensus

    Temple, Blake

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    Solid-State Lighting: Postings  

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    Solid-State Lighting: Postings on Twitter Bookmark Solid-State Lighting: Postings on Google Bookmark Solid-State Lighting: Postings on Delicious Rank Solid-State Lighting:...

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    Post Competition Accountability Report  

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    LM has completed its first annual Post Competition Accountability Report - Office of Legacy Management's High Performing Organization: Fiscal Year (FY)2012

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    Free Energy Data | OpenEI Community  

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    Free Energy Data Home Sfederspiel's picture Submitted by Sfederspiel(5) Member 20 May, 2013 - 13:28 Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data...

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    post-99.PDF  

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    ETL Instrumentation on RV Ronald H. Brown for the Nauru99 Campaign M. J. Post, C. W. Fairall, D. A. Hazen, R. M. Hardesty, W. L. Eberhard, and B. E. Martner National Oceanic and...

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    Post-2014 Resource Allocations  

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    Post-2014 Resource Allocations Post-2014 Resource Allocations On December 17, 2010, Western Area Power Administration's Rocky Mountain Region published its Post-2014 Resource Pool-Loveland Area Projects (LAP), Allocation Procedures and Call for Applications (75 FR 78988). Through the Post-2014 Resource Pool (Resource Pool), Western will allocate up to 1 percent of the LAP long-term firm hydroelectric resource available as of October 1, 2014, that is estimated to be approximately 6.9 megawatts for the summer season and 6.1 megawatts for the winter season. The Resource Pool will be created by reducing existing customers' allocations by up to 1 percent. A public information forum was held on February 2, 2011, prior to the application deadline, which was March 4, 2011. Of the seven applications received, Western determined that six of the applicants met the Resource Pool General Eligibility Criteria. Western published the Resource Pool proposed power allocation and initiated a public comment period in the Federal Register (76 FR 45551, July 29, 2011). A public comment forum on the proposed power allocation was held August 25, 2011, and public comments were due to Western by September 12, 2011. There were no comments received during the public comment period.

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    Use of blogs in pre-service teacher education to improve student engagement  

    Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

    Web 2.0 technologies allow average computer users to be able to publish on the Internet without having to know complex computer technical knowledge, which gives these technologies powerful potential to facilitate student engagement in various learning ... Keywords: Cooperative/collaborative learning, Improving classroom teaching, Post-secondary education, Teaching/learning strategies

    Hasan Cakir

    2013-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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    http://blogs.universitybusiness.com/[7/14/2010 2:35:58 PM] Higher Ed's Help with Oil Spill Response  

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    called "Oil and Water: The Gulf Oil Spill of 2010" centering on the Gulf's history and ecologyUB Buzz http://blogs.universitybusiness.com/[7/14/2010 2:35:58 PM] Higher Ed's Help with Oil Spill and universities across the country have been getting their hands dirty with the Gulf Coast oil spill

    Rock, Chris

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    Success Stories: Post Office Lighting  

    ... Post Office reduces energy, provides better lighting for multitasks in the home and office, and saves money. The system ...

    303

    FRED | OpenEI Community  

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    FRED FRED Home > Groups > Groups > FRED Content Group Activity By term Q & A Feeds There are no feeds from external sites for this group. Groups Menu You must login in order to post into this group. Groups Menu You must login in order to post into this group. Group members (11) Managers: Dbrodt Recent members: Gdavis Sfederspiel NickL Ads15 L S Hub Limited Marklane Satish Payne Orianalove Rmckeel Recent content Introducing FRED, Enabling Unique Visualization and Manipulation of Energy Data at Multiple Scales FRED Overview Slides Hi FRED Team! Welcome to our community area Group members (11) Managers: Dbrodt Recent members: Gdavis Sfederspiel NickL Ads15 L S Hub Limited Marklane Satish Payne Orianalove Rmckeel 429 Throttled (bot load) Error 429 Throttled (bot load) Throttled (bot load)

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    The Portal Post Newsletter - Energy Innovation Portal  

    Bookmark The Portal Post Newsletter - Energy Innovation Portal on Google; Bookmark The Portal Post Newsletter - Energy Innovation Portal on Delicious;

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    NEHRP - Post-Earthquake Investigations  

    Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

    ... ASCE) policies and procedures for conducting post-disaster ... experts to collect data from the event. ... of earthquake-related investigations prepared by ...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Video Blog...  

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    features. WBranham Says: September 20, 2011 at 10:17 pm Georgia's grass roots Regional Solar Market Transformation Initiative is positioned to lead the nation in the development...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Video Blog...  

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    Architecture Comfort Zone Energy Balance Engineering Home Entertainment Hot Water Market Appeal Events Media Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon 2009 Solar Decathlon 2011 Solar...

    308

    NIST Posts Comments on Public Safety Communications ...  

    Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

    NIST Posts Comments on Public Safety Communications Network. From NIST Tech Beat: November 22, 2011. ...

    2011-11-22T23:59:59.000Z

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    Palanquin post-shot exploration  

    SciTech Connect

    This report defines the plan and purpose for the Palanquin post-shot exploration program. This program is necessary to obtain data that is needed in the understanding of the Palanquin experiment, and related explosion phenomena, which can be obtained in no other way.

    Meyer, L.; Hansen, S.; Toman, J.

    1965-07-28T23:59:59.000Z

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    Post Rock | Open Energy Information  

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    Rock Rock Jump to: navigation, search Name Post Rock Facility Post Rock Sector Wind energy Facility Type Commercial Scale Wind Facility Status In Service Owner Wind Capital Group Developer Wind Capital Group Energy Purchaser Westar Energy Location Ellsworth KS Coordinates 38.87269233°, -98.33059788° Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"ROADMAP","zoom":14,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"350px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":38.87269233,"lon":-98.33059788,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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    Treated Wood Planted Post Study  

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    This Technical Update describes the interim results of a planted post study currently under way at the Austin Cary Memorial Forest (ACMF), operated by The University of Florida, in Gainesville. The purpose of this research is to examine the effectiveness of commercially available prevention methods to reduce preservative migration from treated wood poles, compare the migration of constituents of various wood treatments, and assess the environmental impacts and performance of untreated chestnut.

    2009-11-12T23:59:59.000Z

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    NNSA Conducts Radiological Training in Slovenia | National Nuclear...  

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    Blog > NNSA Conducts Radiological Training in Slovenia NNSA Conducts Radiological Training in Slovenia Posted By Office of Public Affairs NNSA Blog NNSA today concluded...

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    What is the Vehicle API? | OpenEI Community  

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    Energy blogs Groups Community Central Green Button Applications Developer Utility Rate FRED: FRee Energy Database More Public Groups Private Groups Features Groups Blog posts...

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    urdb | OpenEI Community  

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    Energy blogs Groups Community Central Green Button Applications Developer Utility Rate FRED: FRee Energy Database More Public Groups Private Groups Features Groups Blog posts...

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    Drupal training resources | OpenEI Community  

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    Energy blogs Groups Community Central Green Button Applications Developer Utility Rate FRED: FRee Energy Database More Public Groups Private Groups Features Groups Blog posts...

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    Pantex continues community outreach | National Nuclear Security...  

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    Federal Employment Apply for Our Jobs Our Jobs Working at NNSA Blog Home > NNSA Blog > Pantex continues community outreach Pantex continues community outreach Posted By Office of...

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    Pantex supports academic achievement | National Nuclear Security...  

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    Federal Employment Apply for Our Jobs Our Jobs Working at NNSA Blog Home > NNSA Blog > Pantex supports academic achievement Pantex supports academic achievement Posted By Office of...

    318

    Blog Feed: Vehicles  

    Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

    feed-vehicles 1000 Independence Ave. SW Washington feed-vehicles 1000 Independence Ave. SW Washington DC 20585 202-586-5000 en Our Best Energy Videos of 2013 http://energy.gov/articles/our-best-energy-videos-2013 Our Best Energy Videos of 2013

    319

    ARM - Blog Article  

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    Science Lesson Starts in the Yard Madie Houdeshell and David Breedlove each hold a weather balloon data transmitter called a radiosonde. Madie Houdeshell and David Breedlove...

    320

    ARM - Blog Article  

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    water and playing cards by the candlelight" is what I heard they were doing up at Cape Cod when a massive blizzard knocked out power in the region in February this year. By...

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    ARM - Blog Article  

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    As a student, I spend a fair amount of time in the literature studying the thermodynamics of clouds and the interactions of electromagnetic radiation with the atmosphere....

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    ARM - Blog Article  

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    Follow the storyboard, learn, and enjoy Getting ready for the launch. From left to right: Rod Ortega, John Ortega, Joe DePalma. Counters, check The two beige boxes are...

    323

    TREC Blog Track  

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    ... texts were very 'dirty' many strange characters, odd positioning of spaces and inter ... We have a fucking POSSUM living in our BACK crawl space. ...

    2007-02-16T23:59:59.000Z

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    ARM - Blog Article  

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    Danielle Mallon Danielle Mallon Danielle recently graduated from University of Albany - SUNY (State University of New York) with a B.S. in environmental science...

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    Jessi3bl's blog  

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    4147 en GE, Clean Energy Fuels Partner to Expand Natural Gas Highway http:en.openei.orgcommunityblogge-clean-energy-fuels-partner-expand-natural-gas-highway

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    NMAC Post Maintenance Testing Guide, Revision 1  

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    This Nuclear Maintenance Applications Center (NMAC) guide addresses the concern of member utilities regarding the adequacy and consistency of post-maintenance testing programs. The guide provides information on structuring, developing, organizing, and controlling a post-maintenance testing program in a power plant. It stresses the importance of advance planning to post-maintenance testing.

    2004-12-08T23:59:59.000Z

    327

    Post-piledriver concept letter  

    SciTech Connect

    This is the concept for a series of post-shot investigations at the Piledriver site, Area 15, Nevada Test Site (NTS), to gain information on: Chimney geometry and associated wall rock conditions resulting from a deeply buried (1500-ft) nuclear explosion in granite; The characteristics and distribution of rubble and radioactivity in the chimney; and Data pertinent to in-situ leaching. These categories define the three phases of this proposal in chronological order. The technical programs under Phases II and III will depend on the results of Phase 1. Presently, it is not known whether or not there has been a collapse of the Piledriver cavity. If collapse occurred, the predicted dimensions of the chimney, based on Hardhat experience, are expected to be 250 ft in diameter and 560 ft high. For the purpose of this discussion, it is assumed this condition exists.

    Werth, G. C.

    1967-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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    POST-DEACTIVATION SURVEILLANCE AND MAINTENANCE PLANNING  

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    POST-DEACTIVATION SURVEILLANCE AND POST-DEACTIVATION SURVEILLANCE AND MAINTENANCE PLANNING Post-Deactivation Surveillance and Maintenance Planning Dependence of End-Points Planning on S&M Planning Primary Surveillance Concerns Typical Deactivation S&M Plan Contents Example of a Post-Deactivation S&M Plan Dependence of End-Points Planning on S&M Planning One of the key elements of end-point planning is knowing what the post-deactivation S&M activities will be so that conditions can be established to support them. The post-deactivation S&M plan specifies the surveillance, inspection, and maintenance of the facility in the deactivated state. It should address the activities, the locations in which they will be conducted, and their frequency. Part of the S&M planning is

    329

    President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts  

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    Posts Warren F. Pete Miller Named Assistant Secretary for Nuclear Energy at DOE WASHINGTON, DC - Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate the...

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    Energy Innovation Portal Post, Issue 8  

    The Portal Post Newsletter, Issue 8 August 2nd, 2012: The Energy Innovation Portal's Accelerating Innovation webinar series is in full swing! So far we have heard ...

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    Women Living Islam in Post-War and Post-Socialist Bosnia and Herzegovina.  

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    ??This is an ethnographic study of what it means to be a Muslim woman in post-war and post-socialist Bosnia and Herzegovina. Almost two decades after (more)

    Ibrahimpasic, Emira

    2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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    Quantum and Post Quantum Cryptography Abderrahmane Nitaj  

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    Quantum and Post Quantum Cryptography Abderrahmane Nitaj Laboratoire de Math´ematiques Nicolas based on quantum mechanics for factoring large integers and computing discrete loga- rithms undermined Gamal and ECC. However, some cryptosystems, called post quantum cryptosystems, while not currently

    Nitaj, Abderrahmane

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    POST 10/Truck Inspection Station (Map 3  

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    POST 10/Truck Inspection Station (Map 3) POST 10/Truck Inspection Station (Map 3) Changes Effective January 11, 2010 Pajarito Corridor Deliveries: Drivers of commercial delivery trucks headed to the Pajarito Corridor (Pajarito Road bounded by NM Highway 4 and Diamond Drive) must stop at Post 10 for truck inspections. Drivers will then need to present time-stamped inspection passes from Post 10 to protective force officers stationed at the Pajarito Corridor. (Drivers exiting Post 10 should (1) turn right and proceed west on the Truck Route; (2) turn left onto West Jemez Road; (3) proceed to Lane 7; (4) STOP and present the inspection pass to the protective force officer; (5) turn left onto Diamond

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    Post-Retrofit Residential Assessments  

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    This study examined a range of factors influencing energy consumption in households that had participated in residential energy-efficiency upgrades. The study was funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Energys Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and was conducted by faculty and staff of Portland State University Center for Urban Studies and Department of Economics. This work was made possible through the assistance and support of the Energy Trust of Oregon (ETO), whose residential energy-efficiency programs provided the population from which the sample cases were drawn. All households in the study had participated in the ETO Home Performance with Energy Star (HPwES) program. A number of these had concurrently pursued measures through other ETO programs. Post-retrofit energy outcomes are rarely investigated on a house-by-house basis. Rather, aggregate changes are ordinarily the focus of program impact evaluations, with deviation from aggregate expectations chalked up to measurement error, the vagaries of weather and idiosyncrasies of occupants. However, understanding how homes perform post-retrofit on an individual basis can give important insights to increase energy savings at the participant and the programmatic level. Taking a more disaggregated approach, this study analyzed energy consumption data from before and after the retrofit activity and made comparisons with engineering estimates for the upgrades, to identify households that performed differently from what may have been expected based on the estimates. A statistical analysis using hierarchal linear models, which accounted for weather variations, was performed looking separately at gas and electrical use during the periods before and after upgrades took place. A more straightforward comparison of billing data for 12-month periods before and after the intervention was also performed, yielding the majority of the cases examined. The later approach allowed total energy use and costs to be assessed but did not account for weather variation. From this statistical analysis, 18 study participants were selected and interviewed. The participants completed an in-home interview covering a range of topics, including changes in occupancy and additional changes to the homes that may have affected energy use. The goal of the interviews was to identify factors that may have contributed to unusual energy performance. These factors were identified by their frequency of occurrence in outperforming or underperforming homes, or simply by identifying factors that had the largest impact on overall savings. The motivations and levels of satisfaction with the outcomes of the upgrades were covered in detail, as well as extensive discussions of behaviors pertaining to thermal control, lighting, water, and appliance use. Most of cases studied achieved substantial energy savings, although it was more common for the projected savings to be greater than the demonstrated savings. Two factors that played a very large role in savings variation were 1) changes in occupancy and 2) fenestration improvements outside of the incentive programs. Motivation for pursuing the upgrades (e.g., environmental sustainability vs. comfort or cost savings) did not seem to play any role in achieving savings. Participants generally were more concerned with maintaining aesthetics through lighting than comfort through heating or cooling. They also seemed more likely to turn the lights off when leaving a room than to turn the heat off when leaving the home.

    Lancaster, Ross; lutzenhiser, Loren; Moezzi, Mithra; Widder, Sarah H.; Chandra, Subrato; Baechler, Michael C.

    2012-04-30T23:59:59.000Z

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    Post 2012 Climate Regime | Open Energy Information  

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    Page Page Edit with form History Facebook icon Twitter icon » Post 2012 Climate Regime Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary LAUNCH TOOL Name: Post 2012 Climate Regime: How Industrial and Developing Nations Can Help to Reduce Emissions- Assessing Emission Trends, Reduction Potentials, Incentive Systems and Negotiation Options Agency/Company /Organization: Umwelt Bundes Amt Sector: Energy Focus Area: Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy, Industry Topics: GHG inventory, Policies/deployment programs Resource Type: Publications Website: www.umweltdaten.de/publikationen/fpdf-l/3954.pdf Post 2012 Climate Regime: How Industrial and Developing Nations Can Help to Reduce Emissions- Assessing Emission Trends, Reduction Potentials, Incentive Systems and Negotiation Options Screenshot

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    Post combustion trials at Dofasco's KOBM furnace  

    DOE Green Energy (OSTI)

    Post combustion trials were conducted at Dofasco's 300 tonne KOBM furnace as part of the AISI Direct Steelmaking Program. The purpose of the project work was to measure the post combustion ratio (PCR) and heat transfer efficiency (HTE) of the post combustion reaction in a full size steelmaking vessel. A method of calculating PCR and HTE using off gas analysis and gas temperature was developed. The PCR and HTE were determined under normal operating conditions. Trials assessed the effect of lance height, vessel volume, foaming slag and pellet additions on PCR and HTE.

    Farrand, B.L.; Wood, J.E.; Goetz, F.J.

    1992-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

    337

    New Post-Linac Collimation System  

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    Post-Linac Post-Linac Collimation System for the Next Linear Collider NLC Post-Linac Collimation Task Force LCC-Note-0052 21-Feb-2001 Abstract We present a new design for the NLC post-linac collimation system. The new design sepa- rates the collimation of off-energy particles and particles with large betatron amplitudes. The energy collimation system achieves passive protection against damage by an errant bunch train via large horizontal dispersion and vertical betatron functions, and makes use of optical symme- tries to reduce jitter amplification. The betatron collimation system permits infrequent damage to the thin "spoiler" collimators, while the thick "absorber" collimators have a much larger aperture and are thus more difficult to hit. The physical phenomena which are relevant to the design and operation of the collimation system are reviewed, and

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    Post-Closure Benefits | Department of Energy  

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    Post-Closure Benefits Post-Closure Benefits Post-Closure Benefits The Legacy Management Post-Closure Benefits (PCB) Program includes the development, implementation, and oversight of the Department's policy concerning the continuation of contractor pension and medical benefits after the closure of applicable DOE sites/facilities. This includes oversight of the administration and management of legacy contractor benefits in a fiscally responsible and effective manner. The primary program objective is to ensure a seamless transition of benefits administration after closure. The Benefit Continuity Team (BCT) within Legacy Management is responsible for this program. Legacy PCBs are benefits earned and accrued by contractor employees while in active employment at DOE facilities and are payable after their

    339

    Post Doc and Students : BioEnergy Science Center  

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    Post Docs and Students The BESC Post Doc Student council was formed prior to the 2010 BESC Science Retreat to coordinate Post Doc & Student events at the retreat. These events...

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    DOE Site Facility Management Contracts Internet Posting | Department...  

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    Site Facility Management Contracts Internet Posting DOE Site Facility Management Contracts Internet Posting DOE-NNSA Site Facility Mgmt Contracts AUG 2013.pdf More Documents &...

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    Post-Combustion Carbon Capture Research | Department of Energy  

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    Post-Combustion Carbon Capture Research Post-Combustion Carbon Capture Research Fossil fuel fired electric generating plants are the cornerstone of America's central power system....

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    2013 NEJC Post-Conference Summary | Department of Energy  

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    NEJC Post-Conference Summary 2013 NEJC Post-Conference Summary Another Successful Year for the 2013 National Environmental Justice Conference and Training Program 2013 NEJC...

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    SES Post Employment Restrictions | Department of Energy  

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    Post Employment Restrictions Post Employment Restrictions SES Post Employment Restrictions Current SES employees who have begun seeking or negotiating for subsequent non-federal employment must immediately recuse themselves from participation in any official matter that involves the prospective employer as an identified party, such as a grant,contract, application, audit, investigation, or lawsuit. The recusal also must extend to any particular matter of general applicabilitythat affects the discrete industry, economic sector, or other defined class of organizations in which the prospective employeroperates, such as a legislative initiative, regulatory proposal, or policy determination that affects the prospective employer asa member of such class. See 5 CFR Part 2635, Subpart F. Former employees are subject to the provisions described below. Former

    344

    First round of NISE awards posted  

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    First First round of NISE awards posted First round of NISE awards posted April 13, 2011 by Francesca Verdier The first round of NERSC Initiative for Scientific Exploration (NISE) awards have been posted. 36 projects were awarded 34.77 million hours. See: 2011 NISE Awards. User Announcements Email announcement archive Subscribe via RSS Subscribe Browse by Date January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 August 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 February 2012 January 2012 December 2011 November 2011 October 2011 September 2011 August 2011 July 2011 June 2011 May 2011 April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 September 2010 Last edited: 2013-11-18 13:33:52

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    Nominate Your Mentor for the Presidential Award in Science, Math, and Engineering Mentoring  

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    Editor's Note: This blog was originally posted by the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.

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    Post-doctoral Fellowships University of Washington  

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    syndrome RecQ helicase in human fibroblasts. Aging Cell 6: 53-61. Sharma A, Awasthi S, Harrod CK, Matlock2010 -2011 Post-doctoral Fellowships University of Washington Seattle, WA Human RecQ helicases in biology and oncology Background: Mutations in the human RecQ helicase genes, WRN, BLM and RECQL4, lead

    Monnat, Ray

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    Preliminary concept Post-Piledriver Exploratory Program  

    SciTech Connect

    This is the concept for a series of post-shot investigations at the Piledriver site, Area 15, Nevada Test Site (NTS), to gain information on: Chimney geometry and associated wall rock conditions resulting from a deeply buried (1500 ft) nuclear explosion in granite; The characteristics and distribution of rubble and radioactivity in the chimney; and Data pertinent to in-situ leaching.

    Nordyke, M. D.

    1966-10-13T23:59:59.000Z

    348

    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Team Florida...  

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    use building criteria. The team says that the house's "envelope" (the windows, walls, roofs, and foundations) was designed to work equally well throughout the year by...

    349

    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Solar Decathlon...  

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    buildings with near zero energy expenditure, as stated by the European Directive 2020," said Javier Serra, director of Solar Decathlon Europe. "It has also shown a very...

    350

    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Technology...  

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    home's energy efficiency. Compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) provide the same amount of light as incandescent bulbs but use about 75% less energy. CFLs fit into common household...

    351

    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Message Regarding...  

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    all over to be inspired by the students' creativity and to learn about clean energy solutions for their own homes. The Department of Energy is presently researching alternative...

    352

    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Solar Decathlon...  

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    in China signed a memorandum of understanding to hold the first Solar Decathlon China. The competition will be organized in part by Peking University. Ten cities...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Teams Prove...  

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    and Stevens Institute of Technology (which includes Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy at The New School) built Empowerhouse for less than...

    354

    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Where To Build...  

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    rooftops, where space and access to sunlight are plentiful. More specifically, the Solar Decathlon team, composed of architecture and engineering students from The City...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Solar Decathlon...  

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    Solar Decathlon Europe Decathletes Inspire Saturday, June 26, 2010 When I first arrived many days ago, I was so excited, I ran down to the Villa Solar to see what the teams were...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Compete in...  

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    Compete in Solar Decathlon 2013 Friday, July 22, 2011 By Alexis Powers U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon organizers today released a request for proposals for Solar...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Run, Dishwasher...  

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    Run, Dishwasher, Run Saturday, September 24, 2011 By Alexis Powers The typical college student does about two loads of laundry a week. However, the student decathletes must go...

    358

    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Solar Education...  

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    Days Turn the Solar Village into a Classroom Tuesday, September 27, 2011 By Alexis Powers The next generation of solar innovators continued to arrive by the busload to the...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Solar Decathlon...  

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    a score," says Mike Wassmer, the scorekeeper and assistant competition manager of Solar Decathlon 2011. These algorithms translate a sea of data into a final score for each...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive From the Heart  

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    From the Heart Sunday, October 2, 2011 By Richard King Thank you. To everyone who worked to make Solar Decathlon 2011 a success, you have my sincere thank you. To the students and...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Technology...  

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    application of this technology, although these systems are sometimes used to heat wall panels or even the ceiling. Photo of a section of tiled floor that has been removed to reveal...

    362

    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Arts et Mtiers...  

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    Arts et Mtiers Paris Tech Wins Solar Decathlon Europe Sustainability Contest Thursday, June 24, 2010 Photo of a group of students and faculty members cheering. One person holds a...

    363

    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Hangout With...  

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    Energy.govlive. Wednesday, Sept. 18, at p.m. ET. askSD." Mark your calendars for a Google+ Hangout on Solar Decathlon 2013: The Path to a Brighter Future on Wednesday, Sept....

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive University...  

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    and standings. Carol Anna is the communications manager of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon. Tags: Competition, Contests, Market Appeal, Maryland, Middlebury College,...

    365

    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive South China...  

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    South China University Takes the Lead at Solar Decathlon China Friday, August 9, 2013 Richard King The results of three contests were announced at Solar Decathlon China this...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive University...  

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    University of Wollongong Wins SD China Sunday, August 11, 2013 By Richard King I am proud to be an American-and prouder yet to be an employee of the U.S. Department of Energy. We...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Solar Decathlon...  

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    Kicks Off Saturday, August 3, 2013 Yesterday's Solar Decathlon China opening ceremony was grand A huge stage, complete with three video screens, was set up on the steps of the Sun...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive China Will...  

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    China Will Host a Solar Decathlon for the First Time Friday, April 29, 2011 On April 28, 2011, the launch ceremony for Solar Decathlon China (SD China) was held at Peking...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive The Power of...  

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    The Power of 2,000 Tuesday, October 1, 2013 By Richard King If you have to solve a problem, it's generally true that two heads are better than one. But imagine having 2,000. The...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Virginia Tech...  

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    Lumenhaus has performed almost perfectly so far. Photo of Lumenhaus with people milling about its decks and walkways. Solar Decathlon Europe visitors explore Virginia Tech's...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Home Entertainment...  

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    Alexis Powers It may seem like all work all the time for the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon's student decathletes, but one contest brings teams together to earn...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Competition...  

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    Competition Intensifies at Solar Decathlon Europe Thursday, June 24, 2010 Too close to call Virginia Tech had a commanding 35-point lead at Solar Decathlon Europe earlier this...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Solar Decathlon...  

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    Architecture Comfort Zone Energy Balance Engineering Home Entertainment Hot Water Market Appeal Events Media Solar Decathlon Solar Decathlon 2009 Solar Decathlon 2011 Solar...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Solar Decathlon...  

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    China Coming in 2013 Thursday, January 20, 2011 The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon is proud to announce the newest member of the global Solar Decathlon family: Solar...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Solar Decathlon...  

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    Update Tuesday, August 6, 2013 I knew when the City of Datong offered to build a new site for its Solar Decathlon that it was going to be spectacular, and everything so far has...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive DOE Announces...  

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    at Lowell (Boston and Lowell, Massachusetts) Middlebury College (Middlebury, Vermont) Old Dominion University and Hampton University (Norfolk and Hampton, Virginia)...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Solar Decathlon...  

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    feedback on ways to live more efficiently. Although the team's biggest challenge was the learning curve associated with the building process, it also points to that as the best...

    378

    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Affordability...  

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    and KentuckyIndiana from University of Louisville, Ball State University, and University of Kentucky (248,423). Team Ontario from Queen's University, Carleton...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Solar Decathlon...  

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    Made up of students from the University of Louisville, Ball State University, and the University of Kentucky, the KentuckyIndiana team decided to create a house that could...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive DOE Announces...  

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    of Calgary (Calgary, Alberta, Canada) University of Louisville, Ball State University and University of Kentucky (Louisville, Kentucky; Muncie, Indiana; and Lexington, Kentucky)...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Five Questions...  

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    delivery trucks, and the interconnection of the houses to the Solar Decathlon village microgrid. This position is a great combination of work I enjoy, my past experience, and work...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Norwich University...  

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    and public exhibit. In 2009, his team installed the first Solar Decathlon village microgrid to distribute energy safely and reliably among the competition houses and to the...

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    DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog Blog Archive Building Industry...  

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    (far left), Rob Minnick, and members of their company's green team attended Building Industry Day. (Credit: Alexis PowersU.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon) Consumer...

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    California Challenge Brings Energy-Efficient Racing to the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2013 and XPO Friday, August 23, 2013 By Amy Vaughn Mark your calendars for an...

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    Instrumentation for Dummies Sunday, September 29, 2013 By Alexis Powers If your head spins at the thought of 105 sensors collecting 12 data points every 15 minutes for all 19...

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    Carleton University, and Algonquin College) placed first. Photo of the Team Ontario house. The Engineering Contest first-place winner is Team Ontario (Queen's University,...

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    From The Washington Post's Federal Diary:  

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    The Washington Post's Federal Diary: The Washington Post's Federal Diary: Merit Pay in a Nuclear Test Project By Stephen Barr Friday, March 28, 2008; D04 The agency that maintains the nation's nuclear weapons stockpile is undertaking a five-year project to overhaul pay practices so it will be more competitive in hiring scientists, engineers and other professionals. Under the pilot project, the National Nuclear Security Administration will leave the government-wide pay system -- the 15-grade General Schedule -- and replace it with up to four broad salary scales, or pay bands, designed to reward the best workers based on job performance rather than length of service. Employees will be rated on the work they do and their level of accomplishment, and will earn "shares" that

    388

    Microsoft Word - Post_Skidoo_CX.docx  

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    5, 2012 5, 2012 REPLY TO ATTN OF: KEC-4 SUBJECT: Environmental Clearance Memorandum Cecilia Brown Project Manager - KEWM-4 Proposed Action: Provision of funds to Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes (CSKT) for purchase of Skidoo Creek, Post Creek, and Bird's Eye View properties Fish and Wildlife Project No.: 2002-003-00, contract 55869 Categorical Exclusion Applied (from Subpart D, 10 C.F.R. Part 1021): B 1.25 Real property transfers for cultural resources protection, habitat preservation, and wildlife management. Locations: Skidoo Creek Property Township 23 North, Range 19 West, Section 22 Lake County, MT 112 Acres Post Creek Property Township 19 North, Range 19 West, Section 7 Lake County, MT 5 Acres Bird's Eye View Township 23 North, Range 18

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    ARGONNE'S BATTERY POST-TEST FACILITY W  

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    Increasing the LIFE of batteries ARGONNE'S BATTERY POST-TEST FACILITY W h a t h a p p e n s t o b a t t e r ie s a s t h e y a g e ? H o w c a n w e e n s u r e s a f e u s e o f b...

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    Post-piledriver re-entry  

    SciTech Connect

    This report details post-Piledriver Re-entry. Re-entry down the Piledriver shaft went slowly. The shaft collar had bounced so high and hard that there was a separation directly under the collar and approximately 30 feet vertically of shaft wall in that area spalled off and fell into the skip Docket. The collar area had to be packed with new concrete prior to advancing further downshaft. Drilling, sampling, gas analysis, and radiation monitoring activities are detailed.

    Rabb, D. D.

    1967-11-17T23:59:59.000Z

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    Fingerprint image: pre- and post-processing  

    Science Conference Proceedings (OSTI)

    Automatic Fingerprint Identification Systems (AFIS) are widely used for personal identification due to uniqueness of fingerprints. Minutiae-based fingerprint matching techniques are normally used for fingerprint matching. Fingerprint matching ... Keywords: AFIS, automatic fingerprint identification systems, biometric identification, biometrics, false minutiae, feature extraction, fingerprint enhancement, fingerprint images, fingerprint matching, fingerprints, image post-processing, invalid minutiae elimination, pre-processing, segmentation, valid minutiae, windowing technique

    M. Usman Akram; Anam Tariq; Shoab A. Khan; Sarwat Nasir

    2008-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

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    The Post-Dictatorial Thriller Form  

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    This dissertation proposes a theoretical examination of the Latin American thriller through the framework of post-dictatorial Chile, with a concluding look at the post civil war Central American context. I define the thriller as a loose narrative structure reminiscent of the basic detective story, but that fuses the conventional investigation formula with more sensational elements such as political violence, institutional corruption and State terrorism. Unlike the classic form, in which crime traditionally occurs in the past, the thriller form engages violence as an event ongoing in the present or always lurking on the narrative horizon. The Chilean post-dictatorial and Central American postwar histories contain these precise thriller elements. Throughout the Chilean military dictatorship (1973-1990), the Central American civil wars (1960s-1990s) and the triumph of global capitalism, political violence emerges in diversified and oftentimes subtle ways, demanding new interpretational paradigms for explaining its manifestation in contemporary society. In Chile, however, despite a history ripe with the narrative elements of the thriller, a consistent thriller novelistic tradition remains underdeveloped. My research reveals that contemporary Chilean ? and by extension, Latin American ? fiction continues to be analyzed under the aegis of melancholy and the tragic legacy of dictatorship or revolutionary insurgency. Therefore, a theoretical examination of the post-dictatorial/postwar thriller answers the need to not only move beyond previously established literary and political paradigms toward a more nuanced engagement with the present, but to envision a form of thinking beyond national tragedy and trauma. This dissertation analyzes samples of the post-dictatorial detective narrative and testimonial account, which constitute the mirroring narrative components of the thriller. The detective texts and testimonial writings analyzed in this project demonstrate how the particular use of the detective story and testimonial account mirror one another at every fundamental level, articulating what I am theorizing as the thriller structure. Using the theoretical approximations of John Beverley, Brett Levinson, Alberto Moreiras, Jon Beasley-Murray, Michel Foucault, Giorgio Agamben, Carl Schmitt and Carlo Galli, this project makes an original inquiry into why the thriller emerges as the most apt narrative framework for exploring the forms of violence in present-day Latin America.

    Powell, Audrey Bryant

    2012-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

    393

    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    5, 2012 5, 2012 Secretary Chu with students from MIT at the Better Buildings Case Competition finale, held in Washington D.C. | Photo by Ken Shipp. Houston We have a Solution: University Teams Tackle Efficiency's Barriers The Better Buildings Case Competition challenges university teams to tackle persistent barriers to energy-efficiency. Find out which teams came out on top at the finale event. March 4, 2012 Green Button App Ideas Thinking about entering the Apps for Energy competition? Not sure where to start? Here's a list of app ideas submitted by readers of Energy.gov, energy sector experts, and Energy Department employees. A big thank you to all the people who took time to submit ideas! March 2, 2012 Secretary Chu stops at Oak Ridge National Lab in February 2012 for a quick, nuclear-themed visit that included a tour of the Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors (CASL) and a stop at the new Manufacturing Demonstration Facility (MDF). | Photo courtesy of Oak Ridge National Lab

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    19, 2010 19, 2010 Wyoming residents can receive rebates on ENERGY STAR appliances such as clothes washers. | File photo Wyoming's Appliance Rebate Program Surges Ahead Wyoming's appliance rebate program, which opened in April, continues through this fall. Residents of the Equality State can receive rebates on ENERGY STAR certified clothes washers, dishwashers, water heaters and gas furnaces ranging from $50 to $250. October 19, 2010 Electric Vehicle Charging Stations, Coming Soon to a City Near You From concerns about the availability of charging stations, to enthusiasm for the growing market, there's a demand for information about Electric Vehicles. October 19, 2010 The Jury's In: Hillsborough County Courthouse Goes Solar One state of the art courthouse is serving as an example for others.

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    EERE Blog | Department of Energy  

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    October 23, 2013 October 23, 2013 This year's SSL Market Introduction Workshop will take place in Portland, Oregon. | Photo courtesy of Travel Portland Keeping Pace with LED Lighting Trends This year's Solid State Lighting Market Introduction Workshop, to be held November 13-14 in Portland, Oregon, will include expert guidance from industry leaders and the Energy Department's national laboratories. October 22, 2013 Workers from Clean Power Research review a software platform that aims to lower the costs associated with connecting distributed solar electricity generation to the grid. The platform is one of several projects funded through the Energy Department's SunShot Incubator Program, which provides early-stage assistance to help small businesses cross technological barriers to commercialization. | Photo courtesy of Clean Power Research

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

    Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

    8, 2011 8, 2011 Rebuilding the American Auto Industry The Administration made strategic investments to help U.S. auto manufacturers retool to produce the hybrid, electric, and highly fuel efficient advanced vehicles of the future. With the help of these investments -- and the incredible talent and commitment of America's auto workers -- the auto industry is growing again. December 8, 2011 Agrivida's President and co-founder Mike Raab. His company is using ARPA-E funding to develop a new method for converting plant biomass into useful feedstock for the production of biofuels. | Photo courtesy of ARPA-E. How Sweet It Is: Agrivida's Next-Gen Sugar Biofuel While Energy Department researchers work to help reduce America's dependence on foreign oil and produce energy in safer, more efficient ways,

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    14, 2011 14, 2011 Jeff Chamberlain Speaks at Brookings Battery Forum | Photo Courtesy of Audra Capas, 5StarPR Argonne Lab's Breakthrough Cathode Technology Powers Electric Vehicles of Today Jeff Chamberlain, who leads Argonne's Energy Storage Initiative, explains what goes into taking advanced battery technologies from the lab to the marketplace. February 14, 2011 Home-energy display mobile phone application that shows how much energy an appliance is consuming. | Photo courtesy of Pecan Street Project. Two New Studies Show How Energy Consumers Respond to Smart Grid Technology Utilities rise to Energy Department Assistant Secretary Patricia Hoffman's challenge to find ways to enable customers to participate more fully in their electric system. February 14, 2011 I Love Saving Money and Energy

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    30, 2011 30, 2011 Researchers at Brookhaven National Lab (BNL) are studying how radiation affects DNA, specifically a tumor-suppressor protein called p53, which deploys cell repair efforts. | Photo courtesy of National Institute of Health. Science Against Stress: Research Shows Way to Some Cellular Relief Researchers at Brookhaven National Lab (BNL) are studying a tumor-suppressor protein called p53 to further the Office of Science's long-standing mission to understand how radioactive materials affect the human genome. December 29, 2011 Researchers at Argonne National Lab have recently developed a process to improve the efficiency of producing hydrogen to run cars such as this prototype, which was developed at the Oakridge National Lab. | Photo courtesy of Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    6, 2010 6, 2010 200,000 Homes Weatherized Under the Recovery Act -- Video from Cathy Zoi Vice President Biden announced that 200,000 homes have been Weatherized under the Recovery Act. Hear what Cathy Zoi, Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, has to say on Weatherization. August 26, 2010 Chemetall extracts lithium carbonate, a powder, from brine, a salty solution from within the earth. | Photo courtesy Chemetall Nevada manufacturer installing geothermal power plant Chemetall supplies materials for lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles $28.4 million in Recovery Act funding going toward geothermal plant Plant expected to produce 4 MW of electrical power, employ 25 full-time workers Chemetall produces lithium carbonate to customers in a wide range of

    400

    Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    July 22, 2013 July 22, 2013 A few of the summer of 2013 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship class. Pictured from left to right: Wendy Hertulien, Noelle Hilliard, Vianey Escobar, and Jasmin Selby. How a Chemical Engineering Major & Track Star Came to a DOE Summer Internship Jasmine, a rising Senior at Howard University studying chemical engineering, was one of the 40 selected applicants out of 700 to participate in the Department's Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship. This summer she is working with mentors in the office of Fossil Energy to create a financial model for a natural gas power plant. Read more about her story here. July 17, 2013 NNSA Seeking Comments on Consolidated IT and Cyber Security Support Services Draft The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) is currently seeking

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    18, 2013 18, 2013 Deputy Assistant Secretary for Renewable Energy Steven Chalk speaks during the American Wind Energy Association WINDPOWER Offshore conference in Providence, Rhode Island. | Photo courtesy of American Wind Energy Association Overcoming Challenges in America's Offshore Wind Industry A year of progress, preparation and promise was the theme connecting two days of panels and presentations last month at the 2013 American Wind Energy Association WINDPOWER Offshore conference in Providence, Rhode Island. November 15, 2013 The Alternative Fueling Station Locator iPhone app helps you find fueling stations that offer electricity, natural gas, biodiesel, E85, propane, or hydrogen. | Energy Department Alternative Fueling Station Locator App Provides Info at Your Fingertips

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    8, 2013 8, 2013 Weekly Address: Time to Create the Energy Security Trust President Obama lays out the importance of an Energy Security Trust. March 18, 2013 President Barack Obama delivers remarks on clean energy at Argonne National Laboratory's Nanoscale Materials Center in Lemont, Ill., March 15, 2013. | Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy President Obama Visits the Argonne National Research Lab to Talk About American Energy Security Research and development, at national labs like Argonne, could be threatened by the Sequester. March 18, 2013 Graphic by Sarah Gerrity. Making STEM Personal: Introducing the Women @ Energy Series Hear from women who work to solve some of the nation's toughest challenges

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    4, 2010 4, 2010 Community members install the New Bohemia solar project in 2005 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. | Photo courtesy of Rich Dana Solar equipment ravaged by floods gets new life Mounting the electrical equipment for a solar array 12 feet off the ground on the side of an art studio building seemed like a safe height at first: it would be well above the 100-year-flood mark and out of reach of vandals. May 24, 2010 Each classroom has a geothermal unit installed. Although large, the units blend into surroundings and don't produce excess noise. | Photo Courtesy of Sterling Public Schools Geothermal Systems are a Breath of Fresh Air for Illinois School District "Once we began researching possibilities, it didn't take us long to realize that our best option was geothermal energy."

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    24, 2013 24, 2013 9 of the 37 entries for the Apps for Vehicles competition. View the Apps for Vehicles Phase One Submissions Phase one of the Apps for Vehicles competition has ended. Check out the wide variety of ideas for saving fuel and staying safe behind the wheel. January 24, 2013 Brian Larsen is developing the next generation of fuel cell catalysts thanks to the Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Postdoctoral Research Awards. | Photo courtesy of Dr. Guido Bender, NREL. 10 Questions for a Materials Scientist: Brian Larsen Meet Brian Larsen, who is helping lower fuel cell costs by developing the next generation of fuel cell catalysts. January 23, 2013 Bison standing in front of a 10 kW wind turbine manufactured by Bergey Windpower Company. | Photo by Northwest Seed, NREL.

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    21, 2011 21, 2011 Black Friday Savings All Year 'Round On Friday, shoppers across the country will flock to stores and retailers seeking the best bargains of the holiday season. November 21, 2011 An aerial view of the 32-megawatt photovoltaic array of the Long Island Solar Farm, which will produce enough energy to power up to 4,500 local homes. The central Brookhaven National Laboratory campus is seen at left. National Lab 'Flips Switch' on East Coast's Largest Solar Array The 32-megawatt Long Island Solar Farm Project will produce enough energy to power up to 4,500 homes. The 164,312 solar panels hosted at the Lab in New York State constitute one of the largest solar farms built on federal property in the nation. November 21, 2011 EPB's $226 million Smart Grid Investment Grant project, part of the Energy Department's Recovery Act funding has allowed upgrades on its distribution system and the installation of "smart" switches and sensor equipment for 164 distribution circuits as well as the deployment of approximately 1500 smart switches system-wide. Thanks to these smart grid technologies, EPB saved thousands of hours of outage time for their consumers. | DoE photo

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    5, 2010 5, 2010 An electric vehicle uses a charging station. | Media photo from ECOtality Arizona EV Infrastructure Plans Revealed Out in the desert, a revolution in automotive technology is happening. Some Arizona drivers are taking part in an innovative new project that will help develop electric vehicle infrastructure and gather crucial research data toward ensuring the vitality of EVs for years to come. November 5, 2010 Unemployed Truck Driver Trains for New Career in Weatherization Tyrone Bailey had been unemployed for 14 months until a career in weatherization came his way. November 4, 2010 ARPA-e's "PD Roadshow" Meeting with university students and faculty, we will use this as an opportunity to exchange ideas with the next generation of energy innovators, and introduce ARPA-E's role in advancing innovation. Find out

    407

    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    2, 2010 2, 2010 Advanced batteries will enable electricity generated through renewable energy sources to be used in plug-in vehicles. | File photo Battery Jobs Coming to Michigan A123 Systems, of Watertown, Mass., was awarded a $249 million Recovery Act grant from the U.S. Department of Energy in August that will help implement the company's strategy for the construction of lithium-ion battery manufacturing facilities in the U.S., with the first location being constructed in Livonia, Michigan. March 19, 2010 Workers drill boreholes for a geothermal heating and cooling system at Ball State University's campus in Muncie, Ind. | Photo courtesy of Ball State University Ball State building massive geothermal system Ball State University is building America's largest ground source

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    5, 2011 5, 2011 The Next Generation of Entrepreneurs A newly released National Clean Energy Business Competition Funding Opportunity Announcement of $2 million will be used to encourage collaboration among energy competitions and to broaden student outreach. This partnership can help increase the number and quality of clean energy start-up businesses -- and promote a new generation of energy entrepreneurs. July 25, 2011 Utilities are delivering more reliable and affordable energy as a result of Recovery Act investment, and sharing lessons learned about new Smart Grid technologies. | Diagram from Energy Department's Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability Modernizing the Grid: Keeping the Dialogue Going A more reliable, efficient and cost-effective grid? Assistant Secretary

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    3, 2010 3, 2010 Thermostat Wars The other day, I was visiting a friend's office and noticed something you may have noticed yourself: his building had a variety of micro-climates, ranging from the furnace hot to the freezing cold. August 2, 2010 How the Recovery Act is Affecting Small Business Innovation Small businesses create nearly two of every three jobs, so supporting them is important for the economy. Over 200 small businesses in 34 states received a combined $188 million to develop clean energy technologies. August 2, 2010 New York's Energy Storage System Gets Recharged Jonathan Silver and Matt Rogers on a major breakthrough for New York state's energy storage capacity. August 2, 2010 The Skycrane at the Bonneville Power Administration For a striking glimpse of a power grid rapidly evolving to handle renewable

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    19, 2011 19, 2011 Truck 51 of the Chula Vista Fire Department. How Chula Vista, California Is Turning Cooking Oil Into Savings Chula Vista, California is saving their citizens money and reducing emissions by converting over 125 of their heavy-duty fleet vehicles to run off biodiesel. January 18, 2011 Bell-Bottoms and Energy Efficient Buildings Roland Risser gives an overview of the Building Technologies Program. January 18, 2011 The official logo of the U.S.-China Clean Energy Research Center | Energy Department Illustration | US-China Clean Energy Cooperation: From Laboratory to Livable Cities At a ceremony held today in Washington, D.C., Secretary Steven Chu announced and witnessed the next milestones in the establishment of the U.S.-China Clean Energy Research Center.

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    0, 2012 0, 2012 Green Button App of the Week Part 3: VELObill Zerofootprint's VELObill helps users get a clear picture of their energy, whether it is up or down, and how it compares to past consumption. August 10, 2012 Turbines on the Shirley Wind Farm near Green Bay, Wisconsin. Renewable energy represents one of the biggest economic opportunities for the global economy, and with a few small changes in how we finance projects like these, we can help make it easier and more affordable to bring clean energy to families and businesses nationwide. | Photo courtesy of Nordex USA. Seizing a Clean Energy Opportunity Richard Kauffman, Senior Advisor to the Secretary of Energy, details how the U.S. clean energy industry is able and prepared to produce real energy for American consumers.

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    EERE Blog | Department of Energy  

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    December 1, 2011 December 1, 2011 If you're a university student interested in low-carbon technologies and entrepreneurship, then this is the premier opportunity for you to pitch your idea. The Regional Clean Energy Business Plan Competition is accepting business plan submissions from today until March 2, 2012. Calling all Young Entrepreneurs: Deadline for Energy Department Business Plan Competition Approaching If you're a university student interested in low-carbon technologies and entrepreneurship, then this is the premier opportunity for you to pitch your idea. The Regional Clean Energy Business Plan Competition is accepting business plan submissions from today until March 2, 2012. July 19, 2011 Saving Energy Saves You Money Check out the Ad Council's new summer campaign to help you save money and

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    Blog Archive | Department of Energy  

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    May 14, 2013 May 14, 2013 This Thursday: Google+ Hangout on Securing the Smart Grid Have questions about how the Department is helping ensure the nation's electric grid stays safe and secure? Ask members of the smart grid cybersecurity workforce your questions this Thursday. May 7, 2013 Energy Department and the NSTA Launch America's Home Energy Education Challenge 2013-2014 Program Registration Now Open For Student Energy Conservation Competition; Program Inspires Student Interest in STEM, While Teaching How Saving Energy Saves Money May 6, 2013 May 23 ChallengeHER Women Owned Small Business Event in Washington, DC This April, the Small Business Administration (SBA) announced the ChallengeHER Campaign. The campaign is an exciting new initiative that leverages the resources of SBA, Women Impacting Public Policy, and American

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    12, 2009 12, 2009 What's the Buzz About 350? 350.org is an international campaign dedicated to building a movement to unite the world around solutions to the global climate crisis. October 8, 2009 How Would You Use a Neighborhood Electric Vehicle? We know many of you are driving hybrid electric vehicles, but what do you think about neighborhood electric vehicles? October 6, 2009 Low-Speed Electric Vehicles: Coming to a Neighborhood Near You? On one of the Navy bases I visited were electric golf carts also known as neighborhood electric vehicles or NEVs. October 5, 2009 Hybrid Electric Vehicles: How They Perform in the Real World I'm particularly impressed with the data DOE has gathered as part of the Advanced Vehicle Testing Activity (AVTA) on many of the makes and models of

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    4, 2012 4, 2012 Are You Prepared for a Blackout? Are you prepared for a blackout? What have you done to prepare? August 24, 2012 This series of PSAs was created as part of the Ad Council campaign on home energy efficiency. It urges consumers to save energy in order to have more money to spend on things like vacations, movie night, date night, and spa day. Ad Council Campaign Educates Consumers on Home Energy Efficiency The Energy Department and the Ad Council launch a campaign to help consumers save energy and money August 24, 2012 University at Albany's new student housing center, Liberty Terrace, is the school's first LEED Gold certified facility. The building has high-efficiency lighting and uses 45 percent less water than a comparable building. | Photo courtesy of the University at Albany.

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

    Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

    4, 2010 4, 2010 Grant Improves Comfort for Nevada City's Employees How Caliente, Nevada plans to keep their city hall cool for another 90 years. June 24, 2010 Ajani Stewart was close to losing his job as environmental coordinator for the city of Miami before a change to the city's EECBG allowed Stewart to retain his position. | Photo courtesy Ajani Stewart Keeping Sustainability on Track in Miami Ajani Stewart loves his job. As Environmental Coordinator for the Office of Sustainable Initiatives in Miami, Stewart manages projects funded by a $4.7 million Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG), as well as the city's green initiatives and recycling programs. June 24, 2010 Giant spools at Metglas' facility in Conway, S.C., hold the thin metal alloy used in the cores of Amorphous Metal Transformers. | Photo courtesy of Metglas

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    7, 2011 7, 2011 The Vehicle Cost Calculator helps consumers go beyond the sticker price of a vehicle and determine the lifetime cost when they head to the car lot. | Photo by Kino Praxis Vehicle Cost Calculator Helps You Add Up the Savings When most people go to the car dealership, they take a hard look at the vehicle's window sticker. But that initial price doesn't tell the whole story. October 27, 2011 University of Minnesota Boosts Studies with Wind Power University of Minnesota's new Clipper Liberty wind turbine and 426-foot tall meteorological tower will allow researchers to work on improving wind turbine efficiency and help train a new generation of engineers and technicians. October 26, 2011 John Shanklin, biochemist at Brookhaven National Laboratory, and Ed Whittle, research assistant in Shanklin's lab, with a fatty acid molecule model and plant seeds and casings in the foreground. | Courtesy of Brookhaven National Laboratory

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    8, 2012 8, 2012 President Barack Obama and former President Bill Clinton take a tour of the upgrades of the Transwestern Building in Washington, Dec. 2, 2011. | Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson. Building Momentum Earlier this week, 36 new states, local governments and school districts joined the President's Better Buildings Challenge. June 28, 2012 Helping Wisconsin Small Businesses Increase Sustainability Almost 100 Wisconsin small- and medium-sized businesses have been helped thanks to the Wisconsin Profitable Sustainability Initiative. June 28, 2012 Solar Manufacturing: To Compete or Not To Compete America will be stronger and more competitive if we continue to support and build a thriving solar industry. June 28, 2012 This is a graphic representation of the Milky Way, the galaxy in which Earth is contained. Scientists know of more than 20 visible satellite galaxies that circle the center of the Milky Way, with masses ranging from one million to one billion solar masses. Occasionally, one of these orbiting galaxies pass through the Milky Way making waves for millennia. | Graphic courtesy of NASA

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    Energy Blog | Department of Energy  

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    9, 2012 9, 2012 Light quantity, energy consumption, and light quality are the basic principles of lighting. | Photo courtesy of Tadson Bussey. Lighting Principles and Terms Learn the basics of lighting principles and terms to choose the best energy-efficient lighting options for your home. July 29, 2012 Many incandescent lightbulbs can be replaced with more energy efficient options. | Photo courtesy of ©iStockphoto.com/ClarkandCompany. Replacing Incandescent Lightbulbs and Ballasts Buy new fixtures made for new lightbulbs for the greatest energy savings, reliability, and longevity. July 29, 2012 Lighting and Daylighting Products and Services Find product information and locate professional services for lighting and

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    16, 2011 16, 2011 Higgs Boson May Be Within Sight

 Physicists from the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) should know by March whether the famous missing piece of the physics puzzle -- the Higgs boson -- exists or not. December 16, 2011 Dr. Green (top row, third from the right) with his B-29 crew members in Xian, China. | Image courtesy of Dr. Alex Green. World War II Fuel Shortages Spur Veteran into Action How Dr. Alex Green's experiences over the Pacific during World War II have shaped his path as a leading biofuels researcher. December 16, 2011 An aerial view of Sapphire Energy's integrated biorefinery in Luna County, New Mexico. | Photo courtesy of Sapphire Energy. Sapphire Energy Out to Prove That Crud Can Take On Crude For most people, the notion that the green gunk coating various pond and

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    22, 2011 22, 2011 Spring Already? Keep an eye out for erratic, unpredictable changes in temperature and humidity and you may just save yourself some cash. March 22, 2011 Brookhaven National Lab's NSLS II Construction Site | Photo Courtesy of Brookhaven National Lab Installing a Light Source 'Racetrack' This month, workers at Brookhaven National Laboratory's National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II), the half-mile electron racetrack for one of the world's most advanced light sources, will begin filling the facility's steel and concrete shell. March 21, 2011 Better Homes, Better Buildings, Better Communities Martha Stewart and the Better Buildings program have a lot in common -- both understand that a small change can make a huge difference and save you money! March 21, 2011

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    6, 2010 6, 2010 An array of solar collectors | Photo courtesy of Trane Knox County Detention Facility Goes Solar for Heating Water Hot water demand soars at the six-building Knox County Detention Facility in Tennessee. It's open 24/7 with 1,036 inmate beds and 4,500 meals served daily-and don't forget the laundry. August 16, 2010 Wind turbines like this will grace Gabe Nesbitt Community Park in McKinney, Texas, thanks to an Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant | Photo courtesy of McKinney, Texas 'Top 25' City Aims to Reduce Energy Use McKinney, Texas, is using a $1 million Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) through the Recovery Act to fund eight projects. August 16, 2010 Beyond Salad: How to Save Energy in the Kitchen During the Summer

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    23, 2013 23, 2013 EM Office of External Affairs Acting Communications Director Dave Borak talks with EM intern Valerie Edwards. | Photo courtesy of the Energy Department. Internships Help Future Energy Leaders Gain Hands-On Experience What's it like interning at the Energy Department? We interviewed one intern to find out. August 21, 2013 Scientists at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) are using predictive tools to understand ecological changes driven by frequent fires due to invasive plant species in California's Mojave Desert. In collaboration with the U.S. Geological Survey, scientists are integrating recent advances in fire science and remote sensing tools to characterize the relationship between non-native invasive plant species and wildfire in the desert under current and changing climate conditions. The satellite image shown here is of the Mojave Desert transformed to principal components highlighting geologic formations, land use and vegetation cover. | Image courtesy of PNNL scientist Jerry Tagestad and the U.S. Global Land Cover Facility in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

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    22, 2010 22, 2010 Thankful Recognizing the engineers and researchers who have made energy efficiency a reality over the past few decades. November 19, 2010 Why America Must Win the Supercomputing Race Without a commitment to national investment in exascale computing, the American supercomputers of the future may be labeled, "Made in China." November 19, 2010 An optical micrograph of a polymer film that self-assembles into ordered nanoscale structures. | Photo Courtesy of Argonne National Laboratory Geek-Up[11.19.2010]: Molecular Stencils, GRETINA and Trapped Antimatter Argonne Lab scientists use molecular 'stencils' to help bring down solar costs, the most sensitive gamma-ray detector ever built for studies of the nucleus arrives at Berkeley Lab and an international team of scientists

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    13, 2012 13, 2012 Domestic oil production has climbed every year since President Obama took office, and our dependence on foreign oil is at its lowest level since the 1990s. | Graphic courtesy of the White House The Facts on Gas Prices: Infographic An infographic that explains President Obama's energy plan and its relationship to gas prices. March 13, 2012 Searching for a job on Jobs.Energy.gov is now easier and more intuitive. | Image courtesy of the Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer. Applying for Energy Department Jobs Just Got Easier This week, we upgraded Jobs.Energy.gov to make searches easier and more intuitive.

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    8, 2012 8, 2012 Since 1977, the people of the U.S. Department of Energy have been delivering the science, innovation and expertise required to advance America's energy, economic and national security. In this photo taken in June 1988, former Secretary of Energy John Herrington takes the wheel of a clean natural gas vehicle in front of the Energy Department in Washington, DC. Today, natural gas powers over 112,000 vehicles in the United States and roughly 14.8 million vehicles worldwide. Natural gas vehicles, which can run on compressed natural gas, are a good option for high-mileage, centrally-fueled fleets that operate within a limited area. | Photo courtesy of the Department of Energy. Photo of the Week: A Driving Force for Natural Gas Check out our favorite energy-related photos!

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    6, 2013 6, 2013 The President's Plan to Reduce Carbon Pollution: Myths v. Reality Get the facts on President Obama's plan to address climate change. June 26, 2013 Installing a rooftop solar array as part of Los Angeles County's Feed-in Tariff program. | Photo courtesy of the Los Angeles Business Council. LA Rooftop Solar Project Goes Online in San Fernando Valley Los Angeles steps into the forefront of solar innovation with launch of feed-in tariff program. June 25, 2013 Urban Electric Power Takes Energy Storage from Startup to Grid-Scale Learn how a New York startup is trying to change the way we store energy. June 24, 2013 This North Carolina home gets most of its space heating from the passive solar design, but the solar thermal system (top of roof) supplies both domestic hot water and a secondary radiant floor heating system. | Photo courtesy of Jim Schmid Photography.

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    28, 2012 28, 2012 A concentrating solar power system in Albuquerque, New Mexico. | Photo by Randy Montoya/Sandia National Laboratory. University Teams Lead Innovative Solar Research Projects Creating the next-generation of high-performance heat transfer fluids for concentrated solar power systems. August 16, 2012 Wind Energy In America: Supporting Our Manufacturers Profiling success stories of the American wind industry. August 14, 2012 A Banner Year for the U.S. Wind Industry Sharing key findings from a new report that details the dramatic expansion of wind energy in America. August 14, 2012 Photo courtesy of Nordex USA. Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About Wind Get the details on a few of the lesser known wind energy facts. July 27, 2012 Caption This! Wind Edition We asked you to think of creative captions for our Photo of the Week on

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    5, 2011 5, 2011 "Smart Windows" seen at light and dark settings. | Photo Courtesy of SAGE Electrochromics, Inc., by Susan Fleck Photography Making Smart Windows Smarter This new type of glass that could drastically help you control the temperature of your home. "Smart windows" could save 1 quadrillion BTUs of energy each year - more than 1 percent of the nation's annual energy consumption, or more than $10 billion in annual energy costs. April 4, 2011 Deputy Secretary of Energy Daniel Poneman meets with President Zatlers of Latvia | DOE photo: Ken Shipp Deputy Secretary of Energy Meets with President of Latvia Deputy Secretary of Energy Daniel Poneman met with President Zatlers of Latvia. Read more. April 4, 2011 The Florida International University team | courtesy of the FIU team

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    15, 2012 15, 2012 Energy Department officials meet with Tribal leaders at the "Exploring the Business Link Opportunity: Transmission & Clean Energy Development in the West" forum held in Denver, CO. | Courtesy of NREL. Tribal Leaders and Energy Officials Team Up for Tribal Business Opportunities Top tribal leaders, industry and tribal executives, and federal representatives are teaming up with the Office of Indian Energy at a forum on "Exploring the Business Link Opportunity: Transmission & Clean Energy Development in the West" -- an exciting opportunity to integrate these issues into a broader dialogue on tribal energy interests. February 15, 2012 Secretary Chu traveled to Waynesboro, Georgia, to visit the Vogtle nuclear power plant, the site of what will be the first new nuclear reactors to be built in the United States in three decades. | Image credit: Southern Company.

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    8, 2012 8, 2012 Bojan Petrovic, a senior researcher at Georgia Institute of Technology, will lead an IRP team in developing a high-power light water reactor design with inherent safety features. | Photo courtesy of Georgia Institute of Technology New Nuclear Energy Awards Give Students Hands-On Research Experience Students and researchers in Georgia, Illinois and Tennessee will conduct nuclear energy research to address the industry's complex issues thanks to an Energy Department award. September 27, 2012 For a thorough and accurate measurement of air leakage in your home, hire a qualified technician to conduct an energy assessment, particularly a blower door test. Detecting Air Leaks You may already know where some air leakage occurs in your home, such as an

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    4, 2013 4, 2013 Using funding from the Energy Department, Philips Lumileds developed the LUXEON S1000 -- a commercial LED product used in outdoor street and parking lot lighting. While small, this chip is the heart of the light and as of June 2012 was brighter than a 60-watt light bulb. | Photo courtesy of Philips Lumileds. Top 8 Things You Didn't Know About LEDs Counting down the top facts about light-emitting diodes. Read on to test your LED knowledge. May 17, 2013 Zero Emission Bay Area (ZEBA) -- a group of regional transit agencies in Northern California -- operates twelve, zero-emission, fuel cell buses in real-world service throughout the Bay Area's diverse communities and landscapes. | Photo courtesy of Leslie Eudy, NREL. Top 11 Things You Didn't Know About Fuel Cells

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    4, 2011 4, 2011 Have You Seen Our Energy 101 Videos? A reminder of all the resources the department provides to help us learn about subjects such as cool roofs, energy-efficient lighting choices, geothermal heat pumps, and many more. October 13, 2011 The inside of the specimen/vacuum chamber of NREL's FEI Nova 200 dual beam electron microscope used to analyze the topography of materials such as Innovalight's Silicon Ink. The instrument is used to produce site-specific sections for high spatial microstructural analysis. Partnering with National Labs Brings Cutting Edge Technology to Market Laboratories offer unique resources and expertise for businesses, from start-ups to large corporations. From a lower-cost solar ink to a new proton therapy system for cancer patients, learn more about how these

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    30, 2012 30, 2012 The cost effectiveness of when to turn off lights depends on the type of lights and the price of electricity. | Photo courtesy of ©iStockphoto.com/kyoshino. When to Turn Off Your Lights The cost effectiveness of when to turn off lights depends on the type of lights and the price of electricity. August 30, 2012 Student-Built Appliances Made to Do More with Less Although today's home appliances are designed to be far more energy efficient than those made in the decades past, there's always room for improvement. August 30, 2012 Energy efficiency upgrades -- such as geothermal heating and cooling, nanogel-filled windows, and lighting sensors -- will help the University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research reduce energy use and save money. | Photo courtesy of the University of Kentucky.

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    8, 2011 8, 2011 Rebuilding the American Auto Industry The Administration made strategic investments to help U.S. auto manufacturers retool to produce the hybrid, electric, and highly fuel efficient advanced vehicles of the future. With the help of these investments -- and the incredible talent and commitment of America's auto workers -- the auto industry is growing again. December 8, 2011 Agrivida's President and co-founder Mike Raab. His company is using ARPA-E funding to develop a new method for converting plant biomass into useful feedstock for the production of biofuels. | Photo courtesy of ARPA-E. How Sweet It Is: Agrivida's Next-Gen Sugar Biofuel While Energy Department researchers work to help reduce America's dependence on foreign oil and produce energy in safer, more efficient ways,

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    9, 2010 9, 2010 Largest On-Campus Solar Facility Being Installed at William Paterson The facility is predicted to save the Wayne, N.J., university millions of dollars in energy costs. March 29, 2010 Energy Tax Credits: Secretary Chu is Spreading the Word, and You Should, Too! You can receive up to $1,500 in tax credits for home energy efficiency improvements like adding insulation, installing energy efficient windows, or replacing water heaters. March 25, 2010 JEDI Helping Fight for Clean Energy We're not talking about the mythical knights from outer space, but these JEDI wield a special power, too. March 25, 2010 What Did You Learn About Your State's Energy Profile? Share your thoughts with us. March 24, 2010 The Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative's goal is to generate 70 percent of the state's power using clean energy such as wind. | Photo courtesy of the State of Hawaii.

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    April 4, 2012 April 4, 2012 The National Renewable Energy Lab's (NREL) utility rate database is a great resource for developers entering the Apps for Energy competition. | Map courtesy of NREL. Developer Resources for Apps for Energy Are you interested in participating in the Apps for Energy competition? Be sure to check out this list of resources that can help developers create energy apps. April 3, 2012 The DNA replication origin recognition complex (ORC) is a six-protein machine with a slightly twisted half-ring structure (yellow). ORC is proposed to wrap around and bend approximately 70 base pairs of double stranded DNA (red and blue). When a replication initiator Cdc6 (green) joins ORC, the partial ring is now complete and ready to load another protein onto the DNA. This last protein (not shown) is the enzyme that unwinds the double stranded DNA so each strand can be replicated. | Illustration courtesy of Brookhaven Lab.

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    11, 2013 11, 2013 Climate Change: Effects on Our Energy A new report shows how a changing climate has impacted and may continue to affect our energy supplies and electricity infrastructure. Read highlights from the report and explore a map that shows how climate change has already made an impact. July 10, 2013 President Barack Obama delivers his first major speech stating a commitment to seek the peace and security of a world without nuclear weapons in front of thousands in Prague, Czech Republic, April 5, 2009. | Official White House Photo by Pete Souza Moving Toward a Peaceful Nuclear Future Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz highlights the progress the National Laboratories have made toward creating a world free from the threat of nuclear weapons. July 9, 2013 Thanks to funding from the Energy Department's Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program, Ormond Beach was able to make energy efficiency upgrades to 16 city-owned buildings and is now saving more than $45,000 a year on its energy costs. | Photo courtesy of the City of Ormond Beach, Florida.

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    July 24, 2013 July 24, 2013 By applying pressure to the generator, one is able to generate about six nanoamperes of current and 400 millivolts of potential -- roughly a quarter of the voltage of a AAA battery and enough to flash a number on the small LCD screen. | Photo courtesy of Seung-Wuk Lee's lab at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. R&D 100: Battery Technology Goes Viral Learn how Energy Department researchers are harnessing power from an unlikely source -- viruses. July 24, 2013 If you've ever heard the thunderous sound of a sonic boom, you've experienced the shock waves in the air created by an object traveling faster than the speed of sound. But what happens when an object travels faster than the speed of light? At Jefferson Laboratory, construction is underway to upgrade the Continuous Electron Beam Accelerator Facility (CEBAF) and the CEABF Large Acceptance Spectrometer (CLAS12) at Hall B. During the experiments, the accelerator will shoot electrons at speeds faster than the speed at which light travels in the same medium, creating shock waves that emit a blue light, known as Cherenkov light -- this light is equivalent to the sonic boom. By recording data from Cherenkov light, scientists will be able to map a nucleon's three-dimensional spin.

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    6, 2010 6, 2010 An array of solar collectors | Photo courtesy of Trane Knox County Detention Facility Goes Solar for Heating Water Hot water demand soars at the six-building Knox County Detention Facility in Tennessee. It's open 24/7 with 1,036 inmate beds and 4,500 meals served daily-and don't forget the laundry. August 16, 2010 Wind turbines like this will grace Gabe Nesbitt Community Park in McKinney, Texas, thanks to an Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant | Photo courtesy of McKinney, Texas 'Top 25' City Aims to Reduce Energy Use McKinney, Texas, is using a $1 million Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) through the Recovery Act to fund eight projects. August 16, 2010 Beyond Salad: How to Save Energy in the Kitchen During the Summer

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    5, 2010 5, 2010 Weatherization Brings New Job Opportunity in Arizona One Arizona weatherization assistance program that's creating jobs and meeting their goals. September 15, 2010 Most Catalyst Management Group employees had no previous experience with weatherization. | Photo by CMG Minority-Owned Business Creating Career Opportunities Leon Brown, an engineer by trade, started his career as a manufacturing engineer in the automobile industry in Detroit. After earning his master in business administration, and with the decline of jobs in the automobile industry, he decided to take a part-time contracting business and go fulltime toward a new industry he felt had great potential in the metro Detroit area: weatherization. Brown now owns and operates Catalyst Management Group, a small,

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    9, 2011 9, 2011 President Barack Obama delivers remarks on fuel efficiency standards for 2017-2025 model year cars and light-duty trucks during an event at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., July 29, 2011. Seated behind the President are at left are auto industry executives and Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood. (Official White House Photo by Samantha Appleton) New Vehicle Fuel Economy Standards Will Continue to Inspire Innovation President Obama announced a landmark agreement with automakers that sets aggressive new fuel-economy standards for cars and light-duty trucks. Find out how the Energy Department is unleashing innovation that will create jobs and make sure that the fuel-efficient vehicles of the future are made in America. July 29, 2011

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    1, 2010 1, 2010 Fall Is a Great Time for Energy Awareness Heating and cooling account for roughly 43% of an average home's energy use, so as the weather changes, how you use and save much of the energy for your home will obviously change as well. September 21, 2010 Non-Profit Brighter After Upgrade The Arizona State Energy Program awarded Recovery Act funds to 14 non-profit organizations throughout the state for energy projects. Watch video of how one nonprofit and a local company are making use of it. September 21, 2010 Harness the Power of the Sun If you're remodeling or constructing a new home, think of passive solar design as a viable option. September 20, 2010 The 91-year old Cheoah Dam in Robbinsville, North Carolina. A Boost for Hydropower (and the Economy) A firsthand look at a project to modernize the 91-year old Cheoah Dam in

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    6, 2010 6, 2010 Portland Diversifying Weatherization Workforce An agreement signed by a diverse group of stakeholders ensures that those in disadvantaged communities have access to some of the weatherization jobs stemming from the pilot phase of the Clean Energy Works Portland program, which has almost 500 homes receiving retrofits through the summer with the help of federal dollars. May 6, 2010 Industry Leaders Saving Energy Companies such as AT&T, 3M, Intel, PepsiCo and Whirlpool are participating in the Energy Department's Save Energy Now LEADER initiative, committing to reducing their energy use by 25 percent or more in 10 years. May 6, 2010 How Do You Save on Lighting Costs? Share your lighting tips with us. May 4, 2010 Checking in on Solar Decathlon 2011 This past October, we wrote a lot about the U.S. Department of Energy Solar

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    2, 2012 2, 2012 Improved energy storage technology offers a number of economic and environmental benefits. Energy Storage: The Key to a Reliable, Clean Electricity Supply Energy storage isn't just for AA batteries any more. Thanks to investments from the Department's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E), energy storage may soon play a bigger part in our electricity grid, and help enable the increased generation of renewable electricity. February 22, 2012 Energy Department Makes a Difference Helping Students' Careers To stay a top competitor in today's global economy, we need to make sure that students who aspire to be the next generation of America's scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs can get the hands-on experience and training they need to lead our industries and businesses.

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    9, 2010 9, 2010 SmartPower Spreading Energy Efficiency to Echo-boomers A new online campaign, including YouTube videos featuring Russell Simmons and the Obama Girl, is showing the energy reduction is something anybody can do -- and cool. April 9, 2010 Wave-Energy Company Looks to Test Prototypes in Maine Waters The state has been working to position itself in the alternative energy market, and selection would create local jobs. April 9, 2010 Kansas City Gears Up for Weatherization Jobs Why it's "Jobs, jobs, jobs," in Kansas City, Missouri April 9, 2010 Geothermal system saving money at fire station How will a geothermal heating and cooling system save taxpayers in $15,000 Pennsylvania a year? April 9, 2010 Hydrogen Fuel Cells Providing Critical Backup Power

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    5, 2011 5, 2011 The Empowerhouse Collaborative's design model | credit Lisa Bleich Solar Decathlon Participants Bring Innovation to D.C.'s Ward 7 Read about the "Empowerhouse Collaborative" -- a 2011 Solar Decathlon Team partnering with Habitat for Humanity building their home for a family in Washington, D.C. March 15, 2011 Efficient Driving Tips to Help Ease the Pain at the Pump A few tips to help you fill up a little less often and save a bit of fuel and money. March 14, 2011 Vids4Grids: Smart Meters and Super Cables Find out more about the power engineers behind the exciting new technologies that are essential to constructing a national Smart Grid. March 14, 2011 Have You Looked at Your Pipes Lately? Insulating your cold water pipes can help make sure they don't explode in

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    9, 2011 9, 2011 Photo of Ghent University's E-Cube, under construction in Belgium. | Courtesy of the Ghent University Solar Decathlon Team Belgium's Ghent University Prepares their E-Cube for Solar Decathlon 2011 The Ghent University 2011 Solar Decathlon Team -- aka Team Belgium -- is a unique two-story home that could very well be an international star at the competition due to the Belgium team's innovative, ultra-efficient, passive home design. June 9, 2011 Kerstin Kleese-Van Dam 10 Questions for a Computational Scientist: Kerstin Kleese-Van Dam Find out how she's using information and data to accelerate systems biology research and how she actively works her network -- through means such as LinkedIn, Facebook, joint conference participation and regular email

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    4, 2012 4, 2012 Changing filters regularly is an important part of maintaining a heat pump system. | Photo courtesy of ©iStockphoto/BanksPhotos Operating and Maintaining Your Heat Pump Want to get the most out of your heat pump? Proper operation and maintenance of your heat pump will ensure that the system functions at optimal energy efficiency. June 24, 2012 An electromechanical electric meter on the side of a house. | Photo courtesy of ©iStockphoto/epantha How to Read Residential Electric and Natural Gas Meters Read your own electric and gas meters to ensure accuracy. June 24, 2012 Get tips on heating and cooling product information and services. | Photo courtesy of Flickr user ActiveSteve.

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    July 28, 2009 July 28, 2009 Give Me My Tax Credit! (Or, How I Almost Bought the Wrong Patio Door) Over the past few weeks, my husband and I have been shopping for a new patio door. We currently have a sliding glass door that we have always hated-full exposure to winds from the west and to open fields behind our house mean that we always have dirt and dust getting in through that door, not to mention cold air in the winter and heat in the summer. The final straw was a warped and squeaky track, no doubt aggravated by our dog's constant indecision over whether he wants to be inside or outside (oh, the dilemma!). July 27, 2009 Induction Lighting: An Old Lighting Technology Made New Again Induction lighting is one of the best kept secrets in energy-efficient lighting. Simply stated, induction lighting is essentially a fluorescent

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    0, 2011 0, 2011 Today's Forecast: Improved Wind Predictions Accurate weather forecasts are critical for making energy sources -- including wind and solar -- dependable and predictable. July 20, 2011 Learning from Gulf Coast Community Leaders After hearing the stories about the work that leaders from the gulf coast and their organizations have done, it's clear to me that they are changing the paradigm of gulf coast recovery -- changing the way buildings are developed in the gulf and creating a generation of green builders in New Orleans who work closely with low-income communities. July 20, 2011 Scientists conducted compression tests of copper specimens irradiated with high-energy protons, designed to model how damage from radiation affects the mechanical properties of copper. By using a specialized in situ mechanical testing device in a transmission electron microscope at the National Center for Electron Microscopy, the team could examine - with nanoscale resolution - the localized nature of this deformation. | Courtesy of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

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    May 31, 2013 May 31, 2013 What may appear to be a jumble of wires is actually the CDC 7600, one of the fastest supercomputers in the world between 1969 and 1975. With its first installation at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, the CDC 7600 continued to lead in computing and custom-software development for nuclear design and plasma simulations. It had 5,000 times the computing power of the UNIVAC, and connected researchers at remote workstations to the CDC 6600s and 7600s, creating one of the first -- and the largest -- such networking systems. | Photo courtesy of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Photo of the Week: 70s Supercomputer Style Check out our favorite energy-related photos! May 31, 2013 Women at the White House Talk Climate and Energy Solutions

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    9, 2010 9, 2010 The Jury's In: Hillsborough County Courthouse Goes Solar One state of the art courthouse is serving as an example for others. October 18, 2010 The President looks at a model solar car built by Mikayla Nelson of Montana, White House Photo, Chuck Kennedy, 10/18/10 Students Lead the Way at the White House Science Fair The President looks at a model solar car built by Mikayla Nelson of Montana. The President looks at a model solar car built by Mikayla Nelson of Montana, White House Photo, Chuck Kennedy, 10/18/10 Mikayla Nelson doesn't understand the concept of slacking. At 14 years old she works at a local hobby store to help pay her way through school, takes flying lessons and is restoring both a plane and a 1967 VW Beetle. Somehow, she has still found time to be an integral part of a team that has made two

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    5, 2012 5, 2012 Training Your Thermostat to Save Money... and Energy! While at work, sleeping or on a summer vacation, if you set the temperature up for eight per day, you will see significant energy-cost savings. June 25, 2012 Thermographic Inspections Energy auditors may use thermography -- or infrared scanning -- to detect thermal defects and air leakage in building envelopes. June 25, 2012 A view of one of the aisles of racks that hold Sequoia's 1.6 million cores. Its 16.32 sustained petaflops and 1.6 petabytes of memory make it the world's fastest supercomputer. | Photo courtesy of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Sequoia Ranked as Fastest Supercomputer in the World With 1.6 million cores and 1.6 petabytes of memory, Sequoia takes the title for the fastest supercomputer on the planet.

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    7, 2011 7, 2011 It takes 8,900 kilowatt hours to provide electricity to one U.S. house for a year. With the energy saved annually through Infrastructure on Demand, LANL can power 216 homes. | Photo Courtesy of LANL Los Alamos' New Virtualized Data Center Saves Energy and Cash Data centers are responsible for nearly 2% of U.S. electricity consumption -- a price tag of $4.5 billion. Learn how Los Alamos is helping to reduce that price tag. March 4, 2011 An Attic black-figured amphora, currently in the British Museum, of the type that will be studied at SLAC. | Photo by Marie-Lan Nguyen, Courtesy of SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory Geek-Up[3.4.2011]: 3,000+ MW and 2,500 Year-Old Greek Pottery Bonneville Power Administration celebrates big windy milestone and

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    17, 2012 17, 2012 Transformative Battery Technology at the National Labs Researchers have been charged with building a better battery for future generations of electric cars -- a mission to improve energy security, reduce petroleum dependence and lower emissions. January 17, 2012 New Energy 101 Video: Electric Vehicles Electric vehicles, sometimes called EVs, can give drivers like you a convenient way to get around, while saving you money on fuel, reducing emissions, and supporting the nation's energy security. January 16, 2012 Reducing Waste and Saving Energy with Composting "Hey, don't throw that away!" This a phrase I heard quite often when I visited my parents over the holidays. What were they referring to? January 13, 2012 Arun Majumdar speaks at Idaho National Lab (INL) during a visit to the site earlier this week. | Photo courtesy of INL.

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    January 10, 2013 January 10, 2013 BPA Headquarters Now "Gold Certified" for Sustainability BPA recently became the first federal agency in Portland, Oregon, to achieve the city's Sustainability at Work Gold Certification for sustainability efforts at its headquarters building. January 9, 2013 The 150 megawatt Mesquite Solar 1 installation in Maricopa County, Arizona. | Photo courtesy of Sempra Energy. A Solar Win for Arizona Tapping into 300 days of Arizona sunshine to generate clean electricity. January 9, 2013 Europium, a rare earth element that has the same relative hardness of lead, is used to create fluorescent lightbulbs. With no proven substitutes, europium is considered critical to the clean energy economy. | Photo courtesy of the Ames Laboratory. Increasing Access to Materials Critical to the Clean Energy Economy

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    July 23, 2013 July 23, 2013 National Energy Technology Laboratory Publishes Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Studies A compilation of studies examining cathodes for solid oxide fuel cells is available on the Department of Energy's National Energy Technology Laboratory website. The report, entitled Recent Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Cathode Studies, provides a concise, portfolio-wide synopsis of cathode research conducted under the Office of Fossil Energy's Solid Oxide Fuel Cells Program. July 22, 2013 A few of the summer of 2013 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship class. Pictured from left to right: Wendy Hertulien, Noelle Hilliard, Vianey Escobar, and Jasmin Selby. How a Chemical Engineering Major & Track Star Came to a DOE Summer Internship Jasmine, a rising Senior at Howard University studying chemical

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    2, 2013 2, 2013 The Deputy Secretary tours Oregon's Caithness Shepherds Flat wind farm, which is able to create up to 845 megawatts of emission-free wind power (enough electricity to power nearly 260,000 homes). Wind Taking Flight in Oregon Investments in the clean energy economy are paying off in Oregon and across the country. February 12, 2013 Brookhaven physicists Weidong Si (left) and Qiang Li look into the vacuum chamber where the new high-field iron-based superconductors are made through a process called pulsed-laser deposition. Iron-based Material Paves Way for New Superconductors When chilled to frigid temperatures hundreds of degrees Celsius below zero, these remarkable materials are singularly capable of perfectly conducting electric current. February 12, 2013

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    8, 2010 8, 2010 Topeka is using Recovery Act funding to resynchronize 22 traffic lights. | Photo by Linda Voss Getting Traffic Lights Talking to Improve Topeka's Traffic Tunnel By this winter, the 22 traffic signals within Topeka's three major traffic corridors-21st Street, Wanamaker and Topeka Boulevard-will be resynchronized to help reduce driving time, gas consumption and emissions. These corridors see anywhere from 17,000 to 30,000 cars daily. October 8, 2010 Aqua Pennsylvania, Inc. installed a 1 MW solar farm at its Ingram's Mill Water Treatment Plant in East Bradford, Pa. The solar project is saving the water company $77,000 a year. | File photo Solar Farm Going Strong at Water Treatment Plant in Pennsylvania It takes a lot of energy to run a water treatment plant round-the-clock.

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    4, 2012 4, 2012 The Lab Breakthroughs video series focuses on the array of technological advancements and discoveries that stem from research performed in the National Labs, including improvements in industrial processes, discoveries in fundamental scientific research, and innovative medicines. See the Lab Breakthroughs topic page for the most recent videos and Q&As with researchers. Invisible Science: Lab Breakthroughs in Our Daily Lives If you look hard enough in your daily life, you'll likely discover at least one technology that was developed at one of the 17 National Labs. April 24, 2012 The National Science Bowl is the largest science competition in the United States with more than 14,000 participants. The 113 finalist teams converge here at the 4-H Convention Center, in Chevy Chase, M.D. on Saturday and Sunday for the round-robin tournament that determines who advances to the "final 8" teams that advance to final double-elimination round. | Photo courtesy of the National Science Bowl

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    17, 2013 17, 2013 Pictured here is Michael Brambley in front of equipment that supplies chilled water to PNNL Building Diagnostics Laboratory's air handler. The cooled air from an air handler is distributed to terminal boxes, which are the last point for controlling air temperature and flow before distributing it throughout a building zone. In a new control strategy for commercial buildings, the terminal boxes would process the information collected by occupancy sensors to control the air handler's fan speed for energy savings. | Photo courtesy of Kristin Nolan, freelancer. 10 Questions for a Mechanical Engineer: Michael Brambley As a researcher at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Dr. Michael Brambley is working to improve the energy efficiency of our nation's

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    6, 2012 6, 2012 Using computer modeling technology from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), truck manufacturer Navistar is able to improve vehicle fuel efficiency and durability without the expense of wind tunnel testing. | Photo courtesy of LLNL Livermore Valley Open Campus. Supercomputing Our Way to a Clean Energy Future How advanced computing technology is helping major companies lower their R&D costs while developing more energy efficiency technologies. August 6, 2012 One of the first images taken by NASA's Curiosity rover was taken on the left-rear side of the rover looking directly into the sun. | Photo courtesy of NASA/JPL-Caltech. Powering Curiosity: Lab Tech Goes to Mars Today marks the beginning of Curiosity's two-year mission on the Martian

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    May 19, 2009 May 19, 2009 Animations, Videos, and Other Flashy Shiny Things from EERE Check out EERE's new multimedia site -- you might learn something new! May 14, 2009 Are You Biking to Work This Week? Why or Why Not? Biking is great exercise, saves gas and car maintenance costs, and is good for the environment. May 12, 2009 Stay Cool for Less Money with a Ceiling Fan Whether you're still anticipating snow or have broken out the sandals and tank tops, you may be starting to think about keeping your summer cooling costs down. One easy way to keep cool while saving money is using a ceiling fan. May 7, 2009 Have You Used LED Lighting? Tell Us About It. If you have used LED lighting, drop us a line and let us know what you think! May 5, 2009 I Have Seen the Light and It's Green...or Pink, or Blue, or Purple. Shucks,

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    19, 2012 19, 2012 The Rest of the Story: What Critics Aren't Telling You About Two Innovative Solar Projects For nearly a year, Congressional critics of the Energy Department's loan programs have demonstrated a consistent pattern of cherry-picking individual emails from the hundreds of thousands of pages of documents the Department has provided to Congress with the sole purpose of inventing false and misleading controversy. The latest example is an effort to falsely suggest two of the Department's loan guarantees, the Agua Caliente and Antelope Valley Solar Ranch, did not meet the Department's definition for "innovative" - a definition that was first established during the Bush Administration. March 19, 2012 March Madness: Slam Dunk Energy Efficiency Keep in mind the importance of sparing the real madness by working toward a

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    6, 2012 6, 2012 Check out EIA's beta test site and leave your feedback. Test Drive EIA's New Interactive Electricity Data Browser The EIA recently launched an interactive electricity data browser on a test website that allows users to search in one location much of EIA's electricity data and to customize it to meet their information needs. Test it out and provide your feedback! April 6, 2012 The Energy Department announced up to $4 million to develop wireless chargers for electric vehicles. | Graphic courtesy of the Vehicle Technologies Program. Announcing $4 Million For Wireless EV Charging Imagine being able to charge an electric vehicle without ever having to plug-in. A new funding opportunity from the Energy Department seeks to

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    31, 2013 31, 2013 Secretary Chu Tours the 2013 Washington Auto Show Highlights from the Secretary's tour of the Washington Auto Show floor. January 31, 2013 As part of the EV Everywhere Grand Challenge, the new Workplace Charging Challenge aims to expand access to charging stations in cities across the U.S. | Infographic by Sarah Gerrity, Energy Department. EV Everywhere Charges Up the Workplace As part of the EV Everywhere Grand Challenge, the new Workplace Charging Challenge aims to expand access to charging stations in cities across the U.S. January 31, 2013 Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus speaks to attendees at the 2011 Energy Innovation Summit in Washington, DC. | Energy Department photo. ARPA-E and the Military Team Up on New Technologies and Summit Partnerships

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    6, 2009 6, 2009 Chipping Away at Emissions Toward a Green Future A CHP system allows Frito-Lay facility to run independently from the grid, while improving efficiency by roughly 25 percent, reducing emissions by 5 percent annually and relieving an overburdened power grid in the Northeast region. December 4, 2009 Business on Track with Focus on Energy Efficiency A company specializing in zero-energy homes, weatherization and renewable energy projects has seen a dramatic increase in work as a result of the Recovery Act. December 4, 2009 Ray Bonebrake teaches at Ivy Tech. | Photo courtesy Ivy Tech Indiana College Provides Training for Green Jobs At a community college with locations across Indiana, a free weatherization training course gives students of diverse backgrounds a chance to hone

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    February 7, 2013 February 7, 2013 Milwaukee solar installers putting in a rooftop solar energy system on Dr. Paula Papanek's home. | Photo courtesy of Dr. Paula Papanek. Considering Solar For Your Home? One Milwaukee Homeowner Shares Her Experience Milwaukee resident shares details on her home solar installation experience. February 6, 2013 Photos of One of the World's Largest Wind Farms Located in Arlington, Oregon, Shepherds Flat generates up to 845 megawatts of wind power everyday and helped grow the local economy. February 6, 2013 Professor Jack Brouwer, Associate Director and Chief Technology Officer of the National Fuel Cell Research Center, points out the tri-generation facility that uses biogas from Orange County Sanitation District's wastewater treatment plant to produce hydrogen, heat and power. | Photo courtesy of the Energy Department.

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    6, 2013 6, 2013 Data provided by the EIA. The number of homes powered is estimated through conversion factors provided by the EIA. Wind Farm Growth Through the Years Breaking down data from the 2012 Wind Technologies Market Report to chart the growth of wind farms across America over time. August 6, 2013 Our latest Infographic highlights key findings from the 2012 Wind Technologies Market Report. | Infographic by Sarah Gerrity. America's Wind Industry Reaches Record Highs Sharing key findings from two new Energy Department reports that highlight

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    April 11, 2012 April 11, 2012 The Energy Department's Dr. Karina Edmonds and Erin Pierce talk to thousands as part of the Women in STEM Tweet Up on March 22, 2012. | Photo credit: Quentin Kruger | Energy Department file photo Let's Keep Talking: Women in STEM Tweet Up We recently held a Tweet Up about women in in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). During the event, experts in STEM wrote more than 1,500 tweets as part of a conversation about the challenges they've faced, who and what inspires them, and what we can be doing to close the gap for women in STEM fields. Below, the Energy Department's Dr. Karina Edmonds answers questions that came in after the event. April 10, 2012 Funding for Small Business Innovation Research in Energy Efficiency and

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    3, 2010 3, 2010 Recycling Energy Yields Super Savings One company is actually recycling energy that has already been used to power manufacturing plants, which is helping facilities cut their energy expenses by up to 20 percent. April 23, 2010 Franz Bakery: Model for Sustainability What a Portland bakery did to earn an Energy Champion Award. April 23, 2010 Lab Helps FAA Build Energy-Efficient Control Towers With help from the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and its subcontractor, Redhorse Corporation, the agency that keeps our country's airports running is bolstering its energy efficiency. April 23, 2010 Students, Professors Demonstrating Virginia's Potential Peter enjoys solving complex problems, including one thing he sees as an urgent situation that is vastly important - energy creation.

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    3, 2012 3, 2012 Shelton Clark, President of Eberline Services, receives the Small Business of the Year award from Dot Harris, Director of the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity. Eberline Services, a New Mexico-based small business, gets 90% of their business from the Energy Department. They specialize in radiological protection and environmental services. | Photo by Charles Watkins, DOE Photographer. No Small Task: How Small Businesses are Critical to our Energy Future The Energy Department depends on small businesses across the country to help fulfill its mission. July 3, 2012 Argonne Lab researchers used the Advanced Photon Source to look at the structure of spider's dragline silk, which allows arachnids to swing from branches and dangle from window frames, the Spiderman equivalent of swinging from high buildings and dangling from Gotham's towers. | Creative Commons photo by Flickr user Djumbo.

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    2, 2012 2, 2012 The Google Crisis Map has power outage information, shelter and recovery centers, local emergency Twitter feeds, FEMA disaster declared areas and more. | This map is created and maintained by Google.org. To find your location, either enter your location in the box in the upper left corner or click and drag the map. Use the "Layers" button to select which data to display. Stay Up To Date on Hurricane Sandy Recovery Efforts Get information on Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts. November 2, 2012

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    2, 2010 2, 2010 From South Carolina to Massachusetts, Recovery Act Boosts Domestic Wind New facilities will help meet design testing needs right here at home. November 2, 2010 REC Silicon received a $154 million 48C tax credit for a $1.7 billion expansion of its Moses Lake, WA, plant. | Photo courtesy of REC Silicon | Washington Silicon Plant Makes Way for Cheaper Solar-and Jobs Refining the raw material used in photovoltaic panels, silicon, is not a cheap endeavor, and has kept the price of panels more expensive than other energy sources. But REC Silicon, one of the largest producers of raw material, has found a way to lower costs thanks in part to the Recovery Act. November 2, 2010 Researching profitable and sustainable biofuels More than $4 million in Recovery Act funding from the Biomass program is

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    October 12, 2012 October 12, 2012 NNSA Awards $4M for STEM Education, Launches New Partnership with HBCUs The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) today announced that it has awarded $4 million in grants to 22 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and six Department of Energy sites in key Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) areas. This funding launches NNSA's new Minority Serving Institution Partnership Program, a consortium program organized to build a sustainable STEM pipeline between Energy Department plants and laboratories and HBCUs. October 10, 2012 Dr. Karina Edmonds, the Department's Technology Transfer Director, speaks with Joan Michelson of Green Connections Radio about women in STEM last July. This week she is receiving a Career Achievement Award from Women of Color Magazine.

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    What Steps Do You Take to Maintain Your Furnace? What Steps Do You Take to Maintain Your Furnace? Proper maintenance is key to ensuring your heating and cooling systems are in working order. January 6, 2010 Simple Maintenance Saves Costly Furnace Repair/Replacement For the past few weeks, my forced-air gas furnace has been on the fritz. I blame this on the fact that I haven't been as diligent as I should have been with regular furnace maintenance. January 5, 2010 Florida company looks to put algae in your gas tank Algenol Biofuels Inc., receives a grant to develop a biorefinery in Freeport, Texas. January 5, 2010 South Carolina gearing up for wind boom Clemson University's Restoration Institute will soon begin constructing a large-scale wind turbine testing facility. January 5, 2010 Maine Company Growing with Weatherization Work

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    3, 2011 3, 2011 Compositional X-ray image of the rim and margin of a ~4.6 billion year old calcium aluminum refractory inclusion (CAI)
from the Allende carbonaceous chondrite. | Courtesy of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Taking a Look at 4.57 Billion Year Old Space Objects Researchers at the Energy Department's Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and NASA's Johnson Space Center are investigating objects some 4.57 billion years old in order to better understand how our solar system developed. March 22, 2011 Shirley Coates Brostmeyer holds FTT's twin-spool turbofan, the most efficient micro-turbine of its size | credit Frank Serio Shirley Coates Brostmeyer: Changing the (Engineering) Game In honor of Women's History Month, we've brought you the stories of

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    2, 2013 2, 2013 Energy.gov now provides a browsing experience tailored to the device you're using. Introducing a More Responsive Energy.gov Energy.gov now features a responsive design that automatically optimizes the browsing experience for smartphones and tablets, and makes it easier to find consumer energy saving information. November 11, 2013 Video: Veterans Advancing Clean Energy and Climate Security Last week, Secretary Moniz joined other federal officials in honoring veterans that are working in clean energy and climate security at a "Champions of Change" event at the White House. November 8, 2013 On Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, Secretary Moniz and international energy officials toured Kemper, the nation's largest carbon capture and storage facility, in Liberty, Mississippi.

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    27, 2012 27, 2012 Satellite image of Tropical Storm Isaac. | Courtesy of NOAA. UPDATE: Tropical Storm Isaac Information on customer power outages and other impacts on the energy sector as Tropical Storm Isaac develops. August 27, 2012 The community of Vernonia, OR, celebrates the opening of a new energy efficient school. | Photo courtesy of April Baer, OPB. Energy Efficiency Upgrades Part of Winning Formula for Oregon School District After a decade of hard economic times, a rural Oregon community celebrates the opening of a new energy-efficient school. August 24, 2012 An LBNL scientist explains the properties of liquid nitrogen to students on Bring Your Sons and Daughters to Work Day. | Courtesy of Lawrence Berkeley National Lab | Credit: Roy Kaltschmidt.

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    1, 2012 1, 2012 Our Nation's tribal communities are neighbors to the Energy Department's National Laboratories and sites. In some cases there are tribes who retain treaty rights to land under the control of the Department. Working With Tribal Nations - A Geographic, Legal, and Economic Imperative The Energy Department works closely with Tribal Leaders to ensure Indian Country has a seat at the table in addressing our America's economic, environmental, and energy security challenges. May 30, 2012 Betin Incorporated's generator converts gas from the plant's anaerobic digester into electricity. | Courtesy of Montchevré. A Not-So-Cheesy Approach to Clean Energy Manufacturing In support of the Obama Administration's goals for quality, American-made clean energy products, the Energy Department's State Energy Program

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    August 28, 2012 August 28, 2012 A concentrating solar power system in Albuquerque, New Mexico. | Photo by Randy Montoya/Sandia National Laboratory. University Teams Lead Innovative Solar Research Projects Creating the next-generation of high-performance heat transfer fluids for concentrated solar power systems. August 16, 2012 Wind Energy In America: Supporting Our Manufacturers Profiling success stories of the American wind industry. August 14, 2012 A Banner Year for the U.S. Wind Industry Sharing key findings from a new report that details the dramatic expansion of wind energy in America. August 14, 2012 Photo courtesy of Nordex USA. Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About Wind Get the details on a few of the lesser known wind energy facts. July 27, 2012 Caption This! Wind Edition

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    6, 2012 6, 2012 Reducing Waste and Saving Energy with Composting "Hey, don't throw that away!" This a phrase I heard quite often when I visited my parents over the holidays. What were they referring to? January 13, 2012 Arun Majumdar speaks at Idaho National Lab (INL) during a visit to the site earlier this week. | Photo courtesy of INL. EV Technology Accelerates in Colorado While the North American International Auto Show began this week in Detroit, ARPA-E Director Arun Majumadar is visiting another town on the cutting edge of vehicle R&D - Longmont, Colorado, home of UQM Technologies. January 13, 2012 A Livestream with our Latest Nobel Prize Winner Dr. Perlmutter presents, "Supernovae, Dark Energy and the Accelerating Universe: How the Energy Department Helped to Win (yet another) Nobel

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    15, 2011 15, 2011 This Month's Feature on .EDUconnections: University of Wisconsin-Madison UW-Madison ranks as one of the most prolific research universities in the world April 15, 2011 Taking Smart Grid Technology Out of the Lab and Into the Marketplace Find out how this partnership will take early stage technologies out of the lab and test them to see if they can revolutionize the way we use and store electricity. April 14, 2011 Nancy Hess | Photo Courtesy of Pacific Northwest National Lab (PNNL) 10 Questions for a Spectroscopy Expert: Nancy Hess Dr. Hess is using her expertise in molecular level spectroscopy to protect water supplies and advance carbon capture and sequestration technologies. And find out how the Apollo missions, Jacques Cousteau and the Krebs cycle

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    5, 2012 5, 2012 Metrologist Ibrahim Reda (left) and software developer Afshin Andreas developed the Solar Position Algorithm now used by solar trackers, orchard growers, and movie-camera makers. The algorithm used in the SPA appears in the shadow. | Photo by Dennis Schroeder/NREL. Tracking the Path of the Sun: Profiling an NREL Senior Scientist NREL scientists developed a Solar Positioning Algorithm that tracks the precise position of the sun. June 5, 2012 Photo by Dennis Schroeder/NREL. #askEnergy: Live Twitter Chat with A Solar Expert Join us for a Solar Twitter Chat this Friday, June 8 at 2 pm EDT. June 4, 2012 Lab Breakthrough: Nanomaterials Discoveries Lead to Possible Cancer Treatment Argonne nanoscientists are capable of building materials atom by atom and

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    December 7, 2012 December 7, 2012 The 2012 class and mentors of the Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program. Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Seeking Underrepresented Students in STEM Are you a student in a science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) degree looking for a worthwhile summer internship? Do you currently have a child pursuing these types of degrees? If so, applications are now open through January 18, 2013, for the Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship, which is a 10-week paid summer internship program that provides research opportunities to minority and female students pursuing degrees in STEM majors. December 5, 2012 Laura Quaha of the Campo Kumeyaay Nation and Melissa Estaes with the Campo Environmental Protection Agency accompany START team members at a September 2012 wind site assessment on the Campo Indian Reservation in San Diego County, California. | Photo by Alexander Dane, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

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    5, 2010 5, 2010 Weatherization Brings New Job Opportunity in Arizona One Arizona weatherization assistance program that's creating jobs and meeting their goals. September 15, 2010 Most Catalyst Management Group employees had no previous experience with weatherization. | Photo by CMG Minority-Owned Business Creating Career Opportunities Leon Brown, an engineer by trade, started his career as a manufacturing engineer in the automobile industry in Detroit. After earning his master in business administration, and with the decline of jobs in the automobile industry, he decided to take a part-time contracting business and go fulltime toward a new industry he felt had great potential in the metro Detroit area: weatherization. Brown now owns and operates Catalyst Management Group, a small,

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    3, 2012 3, 2012 Seasonal Tips I've often wished I lived in one of those fabulous places where it's 72 degrees and sunny year-round. But unfortunately, most of us don't. January 20, 2012 Increasing Energy Security There is a lot of discussion lately about domestic energy production and American energy security. For the Obama Administration, moving towards the goal of energy independence has been a clear priority since day one. January 20, 2012 After 15 Years, A New Top Earning Patent At Ames Lab Fifteen years ago, a team led by Ames senior metallurgist Iver Anderson made a breakthrough in developing a tin-silver-copper alloy to replace the potentially dangerous lead-based solder. It is now the highest grossing patent from Ames Lab. January 20, 2012 Have You Ever Tried Composting?

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    3, 2011 3, 2011 Bright Lights From Dark Places The largest three-dimensional map of the universe ever made? Find out how scientists are using black holes to illuminate the distant parts of the universe in detail. May 20, 2011 Geek-Up[5.20.2011]: Electricity from Waste Heat, Fuel from Sunlight Did you know 50 percent of the energy generated annually from all sources is lost as waste heat? What scientists are doing to take advantage of this opportunity to save money and new developments in harvesting fuel through photosynthesis. May 20, 2011 Colorado Start-Up Awarded First 'America's Next Top Energy Innovator' Agreement Colorado start-up U.S. e-Chromic becomes the first company to sign a patent agreement as part of the "America's Next Top Energy Innovator" challenge.

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    9, 2013 9, 2013 Wrigley Manufacturing Company is using solar energy to help run its Altoids manufacturing plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee. | Photo courtesy of Chris Davis, Tennessee Solar Institute. Savings to Chew On: Wrigley Expands Commitment to Sustainability Wrigley Manufacturing Company is using solar energy to help run its Altoids manufacturing plant. February 15, 2013 A Ceres researcher evaluates the performance of biofuel crops. | Photo courtesy of Ceres, Inc. Ceres: Making Biofuels Bigger and Better Research into energy crops and advanced biofuels, like one particular project funded by ARPA-E, contributes to U.S. energy independence, creates jobs, and directly applies to increasing food crops production. February 15, 2013 At Brookhaven National Laboratory, scientists have developed a custom-built machine that can grow special lenses, one atomic layer at a time. The machine is as long as an entire room, and scientists use a reprogrammed Xbox controller to direct a transport car through the vacuum-sealed chamber (pictured). The transport car collects plasma-borne particles that form the lenses that will eventually be used to focus high-intensity x-ray beams to reveal the details of nano material structures. Learn more about the deposition chamber. | Photo courtesy of Brookhaven National Laboratory.

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    September 29, 2011 September 29, 2011 "First Light," the solar home from New Zealand, stands complete on the first day of the 2011 U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon. The 25-student team from Victory University of Wellington won the Engineering Contest today, the fourth juried contest of the competition. Kiwis Take Home Engineering Win for Solar Home 'First Light' The "First Light" solar home prototype developed and constructed by students from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, won the Engineering Contest today at the 2011 U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon. September 29, 2011 Volunteer Alison Mize demonstrates how to build an electrical circuit using a string of lights and battery at the Vehicle Technologies Program booth at the 2011 Solar Decathlon. | DOE photo, courtesy of April Saylor

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    January 21, 2010 January 21, 2010 Less platinum means lower prices for autos How technology developed by researchers at 3M is reducing the amount of platinum necessary for a fuel cell system, helping to make the technology more practical for consumer vehicles. January 21, 2010 Union Helps Produce Women Workers Female weatherization technicians indicate the beginning of a new era in the clean energy economy. January 21, 2010 What Was Your Surprising Energy-Saving Discovery? On Monday, Amy told you how her dog, Matilda, revealed that they were losing a lot of heated air from ducts damaged by a sleepy cat. January 20, 2010 Ohio Town Installing 'Green' Traffic Signals Elyria makes the move to efficient lighting. The town has decided to start replacing traffic lights with energy-efficient LEDs.

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    2, 2012 2, 2012 DOE is investing in projects that will increase energy efficiency in the manufacturing industry. One project will develop a new process for producing titanium components that could reduce the materials needed by ten-fold in aircraft and vehicle manufacturing. | Courtesy of Flickr user markjhandel, Creative Commons license. American Manufacturing Gets a Boost "Invented in America, made in America, and sold around the world." At the Energy Department, this isn't just a catchphrase -- it's a course of action. June 12, 2012 Students practice hooking out -- or removing -- DNA from a strawberry sample at Idaho National Laboratory. | Photo courtesy of INL.

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    May 26, 2011 May 26, 2011 NREL's Large-Volume Battery Calorimeter has the highest-capacity chamber in the world for testing of this kind. From bottom clockwise:NREL researchers Matthew Keyser, Dirk Long & John Ireland | Photo Courtesy of Dennis Schroeder Electric Vehicle Battery Testing: It's Hot Stuff! A look at the Large Volume Battery Calorimeter, a tool developed by scientists at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory to optimize the performance and lifespan of electric-drive vehicle batteries. May 26, 2011 Cosmologist Tom Abel | Photo Courtesy of SLAC 10 Questions for a Cosmologist: Tom Abel Abel, a cosmologist working at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, uses supercomputer calculations to help learn about what happened in the first billion years of the history of the Universe. Get the download on his work

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    0, 2013 0, 2013 Carbon Pollution Being Captured, Stored and Used to Produce More Domestic Oil A breakthrough project in Texas is using carbon capture, utilization and storage technology to safely secure carbon dioxide pollution underground while providing an economic benefit and increasing our energy security. May 9, 2013 Workers put the finishing touches on installing a plug-in electric vehicle charger that is part of the West Coast Electric Highway. | Photo courtesy of Columbia-Willamette Clean Cities Coalition. Clean Cities Coalitions Charge Up Plug-In Electric Vehicles Clean Cities coalitions all across the country are helping their communities get ready for plug-in electric vehicles. May 9, 2013 Green Button: Enabling Energy Innovation The Green Button Initiative is enabling energy innovation for millions of

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    1, 2011 1, 2011 Going for the Gold (Computer), Again Do your research thoroughly, check with EPEAT to make sure the model has active certification, and then make your buying decision on what you consider important. June 1, 2011 Solar panels on the roof of the Department of Energy Forrestal Building in Washington, D.C. | Credit: DOE photo Unleashing Rooftop Solar Energy through More Efficient Government Cities and counties compete to cut the red tape that can push up the price tags on solar energy projects. May 31, 2011 ScienceCinema Goes International In addition to the Energy Department's most exciting research, ScienceCinema is now adding audio and video collections from CERN, making all this material more visible to researchers and the public. May 31, 2011 Energy 101: Daylighting

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    12, 2010 12, 2010 Construction teams set up a turbine foundation in Minot, N.D. | Photo courtesy of Basin Electric Power Cooperative North Dakota Company Wins Praise for Wind Projects Wind energy is taking off in the Dakotas, contributing hundreds of megawatts of power to the grid and putting hundreds of people to work. March 12, 2010 Charlotte sees next-gen vehicle supply expansion: U.S. Energy Secretary Steve Chu speaks at Celgard LLC in Charlotte, N.C. as Mitch Pulwer, Celgard's vice president and general manager, looks on. | Photo courtesy of Celgard | VP 100: Charlotte Sees Next-Gen Vehicle Supply Expansion Right now, manufacturers of electric cars too often have to rely on foreign suppliers for the high-performance batteries needed in those vehicles. But

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    5, 2010 5, 2010 Longview, TX has established a program that enables residents to swap out four incandescent light bulbs for four CFLs. | Department of Energy Photo | Government Work | Getting CFLs Home in Longview, Texas Inefficient light bulbs can drive up electricity bills and drain homeowners' wallets. With that in mind, government officials in the east Texas city of Longview established a light bulb swap program that is projected to save participating households $242. August 24, 2010 Maine's Weatherization Milestones Why Maine is a leader when it comes to weatherization. August 24, 2010 Ho-Chunk Nation is conducting audits throughout Wisconsin to find energy wasters such as decrepit HVAC units. | File photo Wisconsin Tribe Performing State-Wide Audits on 'Energy Wasters'

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    6, 2012 6, 2012 Earth Day 2012: A Day to Remember the Past and Shape the Future On Earth Day 2012, one man contemplates the history of conservationism and environmentalism in the United States - and the world. April 26, 2012 All Kaupuni Village homes in Oahu, Hawaii, incorporate energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies to produce as much energy as they consume. Credit: Kenneth Kelly, NREL. Ultra-Efficient Home Design An ultra-efficient home can be designed and built to produce as much energy as it uses. April 25, 2012 The ASP flooding technique is helping to retrieve 65-75 barrels of oil a day, an increase from the previous retrieval of 16 barrels a day. | Image by Hantz Leger. Using an Innovative Technique to Retrieve Oil in Lawrence County, Illinois

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    7, 2011 7, 2011 Closing the Gender Gap in Energy Policy The second Clean Energy Ministerial in Abu Dhabi included a forum as part of the Clean Energy Education & Empowerment Initiative that focused on women in clean energy. Read about one panelists take on the panel, and why closing the gender gap is so important. April 7, 2011 Western Employee Presents Wind Award to Minnkota More than 8,000 electric utility professionals attended the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association's annual Tech Advantage Conference, where North Dakota's Minnkota Power Cooperative received the 2011 Wind Cooperative of the Year Award. April 7, 2011 What Steps Do You Take to Improve Your Fuel Economy? What steps do you take to improve your fuel economy? April 6, 2011 Vids4Grids - Controls, Connectors & Surge Protectors