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TODAY: Secretary Chu, Secretary LaHood, Colorado Governor Hickenlooper...  

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TODAY: Secretary Chu, Secretary LaHood, Colorado Governor Hickenlooper, St. Paul Mayor Coleman, Tucson Mayor Walkup to Discuss Success of DOE's Clean Cities Program TODAY:...

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TODAY: Secretary Chu and Senator Stabenow to Announce Advanced...  

Energy Savers [EERE]

Senator Stabenow to Announce Advanced Automotive Technology Loan for Michigan Manufacturer TODAY: Secretary Chu and Senator Stabenow to Announce Advanced Automotive Technology Loan...

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TODAY: Secretary Chu and Senator Stabenow to Announce Advanced Automotive  

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TODAY: Secretary Chu and Senator Stabenow to Announce Advanced TODAY: Secretary Chu and Senator Stabenow to Announce Advanced Automotive Technology Loan for Michigan Manufacturer TODAY: Secretary Chu and Senator Stabenow to Announce Advanced Automotive Technology Loan for Michigan Manufacturer July 13, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will join U.S. Senators Carl Levin and Debbie Stabenow on a conference call to make an announcement regarding an advanced automotive technology loan that is expected to create jobs in Michigan, increase manufacturing, and make American automakers more competitive. WHO: Secretary of Energy Steven Chu Senator Carl Levin Senator Debbie Stabenow WHAT: Press Conference Call WHEN: Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 11:30 AM EDT RSVP: Please contact Karissa Marcum at karissa.marcum@hq.doe.gov to receive call-in

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Secretary Steven Chu Editorial in USA Today | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Steven Chu Editorial in USA Today Secretary Steven Chu Editorial in USA Today Secretary Steven Chu Editorial in USA Today March 5, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - This morning's edition of USA Today includes the following editorial from Energy Secretary Steven Chu highlighting President Obama's plans to develop and deploy new energy technologies that will put Americans to work, reduce our dependence on foreign oil and address the global climate crisis: Research pays for itself: Investments in clean energy will unleash innovations, create jobs By Steven Chu To lift our economy and put Americans back to work, President Obama is making a major investment in clean energy. Clean energy is the best opportunity we have to create jobs today and launch the industries of tomorrow. It's also critical for our security - to

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Secretary Chu in Houston Today | Department of Energy  

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in Houston Today in Houston Today Secretary Chu in Houston Today July 13, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - At the direction of President Obama, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu is in Houston today to oversee the well integrity test and continue his efforts as part of the Administration-wide ongoing oil spill response. This is the Secretary's sixth trip to Houston since the spill. Secretary Chu and his scientific team are coordinating their work with National Incident Commander Admiral Thad Allen, who is leading the administration-wide response and directing all interagency activities. Visit the Department of Energy Actions on BP Oil Spill web page for more information on the work that the Secretary, Department staff and independent scientists have done to date on the oil spill response.

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Secretary Chu to Travel to Houston Today | Department of Energy  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

to Travel to Houston Today to Travel to Houston Today Secretary Chu to Travel to Houston Today July 8, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - At the direction of President Obama, as part of the Administration's ongoing oil spill response efforts U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu is making his fifth trip to Houston today to continue to help identify strategies for containing the oil and ultimately killing the well. Secretary Chu and his scientific team are coordinating their work with National Incident Commander Admiral Thad Allen, who is leading the administration-wide response and directing all interagency activities. Information on the work that the Secretary, Department of Energy staff and independent scientists have done to date on the oil spill response can be found on DOE's BP Oil Spill page.

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Secretary Chu Looks at Russian Energy Technology Today and Tomorrow's  

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Looks at Russian Energy Technology Today and Looks at Russian Energy Technology Today and Tomorrow's Energy Researchers Secretary Chu Looks at Russian Energy Technology Today and Tomorrow's Energy Researchers June 8, 2011 - 3:44pm Addthis Scenic picture of St. Petersburg, Russia. | Courtesy of Dan Leistikow Scenic picture of St. Petersburg, Russia. | Courtesy of Dan Leistikow Lindsey Geisler Lindsey Geisler Public Affairs Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Earlier this week, we talked about Secretary Chu's visit to the St. Petersburg Seaport. But that's not all he did while visiting the historic Russian city this week. The Optogan LED Factory opened their doors so the Secretary could see their production facilities firsthand. Reminiscent of many stories here in the United States, the company started when three friends had an idea and

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TODAY: Secretary Chu, Secretary LaHood, Colorado Governor Hickenlooper, St.  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Chu, Secretary LaHood, Colorado Governor Chu, Secretary LaHood, Colorado Governor Hickenlooper, St. Paul Mayor Coleman, Tucson Mayor Walkup to Discuss Success of DOE's Clean Cities Program TODAY: Secretary Chu, Secretary LaHood, Colorado Governor Hickenlooper, St. Paul Mayor Coleman, Tucson Mayor Walkup to Discuss Success of DOE's Clean Cities Program April 19, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - Today, April, 19, 2011, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu, U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, Mayor Chris Coleman of St. Paul, Minnesota and Mayor Bob Walkup of Tucson, Arizona will hold a media conference call to discuss the success of the Department of Energy's Clean Cities program. Sec. Chu will also announce a new round of funding to support President Obama's goal of putting one million electric vehicles on the road in the

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Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Today's Official Launch of  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Today's Official Launch by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Today's Official Launch of FedEx Freight's Fuel Cell Lift Truck Fleet in Springfield, Missouri Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Today's Official Launch of FedEx Freight's Fuel Cell Lift Truck Fleet in Springfield, Missouri October 26, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu issued the following statement on today's official launch of FedEx Freight's fuel cell lift truck fleet in Springfield, Missouri. "Today's announcement in Springfield is another example of how the Recovery Act is working to create jobs across the country," said U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu. "This investment is part of a broad effort to improve America's competitiveness, reduce our dependence on foreign oil,

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TODAY: Secretary Chu and GM to Hold Conference Call with Virginia Tech |  

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TODAY: Secretary Chu and GM to Hold Conference Call with Virginia TODAY: Secretary Chu and GM to Hold Conference Call with Virginia Tech TODAY: Secretary Chu and GM to Hold Conference Call with Virginia Tech June 17, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - Today, Energy Secretary Steven Chu will join Kent Helfrich, Executive Director of electronic controls and software at General Motors (GM), on a conference call to congratulate Virginia Tech as the overall winners of EcoCAR: The NeXt Challenge. Students from Virginia Tech will join the call to discuss the real world experience they gained in the program and the winning fuel-efficient vehicle they designed and built. Sixteen schools competed in the EcoCAR: The NeXt Challenge, a three-year collegiate student engineering competition - sponsored by the Department of Energy and GM - that focuses on advanced vehicle technologies that minimize

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TODAY: Secretary Chu and Former Senator John Warner to Host Conference Call  

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Chu and Former Senator John Warner to Host Chu and Former Senator John Warner to Host Conference Call on Lighting Efficiency Standards TODAY: Secretary Chu and Former Senator John Warner to Host Conference Call on Lighting Efficiency Standards July 8, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will join former Virginia Senator John Warner on a conference call to discuss the commonsense, bipartisan energy saving standards for residential lighting that were included in the 2007 energy bill and how these standards will help U.S. households save money. WHO: Secretary of Energy Steven Chu Former Virginia Senator John Warner WHAT: Press Conference Call WHEN: Friday, July 8, 2011 at 12:45 PM EDT RSVP: Please contact Niketa Kumar at niketa.kumar@hq.doe.gov to receive call-in information.

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Secretary Chu Announces Funding for 71 University-Led Nuclear...  

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Secretary Chu Announces Funding for 71 University-Led Nuclear Research and Development Projects WASHINGTON, DC U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the selection of...

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Secretary Chu, Mayor Stanton to Unveil Phase Two of Nation's...  

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Indexed Site

Link Addthis Related Articles In Arizona, Helping Communities Realize the Promise of Solar Power TODAY: Secretary Chu, Secretary LaHood, Colorado Governor Hickenlooper, St....

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Letter from Secretary Steven Chu to Energy Department Employees |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Letter from Secretary Steven Chu to Energy Department Employees Letter from Secretary Steven Chu to Energy Department Employees Letter from Secretary Steven Chu to Energy Department Employees February 1, 2013 - 11:00am Addthis U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu during an online town hall to discuss President Obama's clean energy and innovation agenda on January 11, 2011. | Photo by Charles Watkins, Contractor, Energy Department U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu during an online town hall to discuss President Obama's clean energy and innovation agenda on January 11, 2011. | Photo by Charles Watkins, Contractor, Energy Department Secretary Chu Secretary Chu Former Secretary of Energy In a letter to Energy Department employees today, Energy Secretary Steven Chu highlighted the tremendous progress of the last four years, and

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Letter from Secretary Steven Chu to Energy Department Employees |  

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Letter from Secretary Steven Chu to Energy Department Employees Letter from Secretary Steven Chu to Energy Department Employees Letter from Secretary Steven Chu to Energy Department Employees February 1, 2013 - 11:00am Addthis U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu during an online town hall to discuss President Obama's clean energy and innovation agenda on January 11, 2011. | Photo by Charles Watkins, Contractor, Energy Department U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu during an online town hall to discuss President Obama's clean energy and innovation agenda on January 11, 2011. | Photo by Charles Watkins, Contractor, Energy Department Secretary Chu Secretary Chu Former Secretary of Energy In a letter to Energy Department employees today, Energy Secretary Steven Chu highlighted the tremendous progress of the last four years, and

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Energy Secretary Chu Announces $138 Million in Recovery Act Funding...  

Energy Savers [EERE]

Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced 6 billion in new funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to accelerate environmental...

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Missed Today's Town Hall with Sec. Chu? | Department of Energy  

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Missed Today's Town Hall with Sec. Chu? Missed Today's Town Hall with Sec. Chu? Missed Today's Town Hall with Sec. Chu? January 26, 2011 - 4:02pm Addthis We have the video of today's online town hall event with Secretary Chu up and ready for your viewing. Check it out here. Ginny Simmons Ginny Simmons Former Managing Editor for Energy.gov, Office of Public Affairs We have the video of today's online town hall event with Secretary Chu up and ready for your viewing. Check it out here. During the event, Secretary Chu highlighted several parts of the President Obama's clean energy and innovation agenda: Ending taxpayer subsidies for fossil fuels so we can increase our investments in clean energy by a third; Creating three new Energy Innovation Hubs; Putting one million advanced technology vehicles on the road by

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Secretary Chu Announces Addition of Electric Vehicles to Federal Fleet |  

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Secretary Chu Announces Addition of Electric Vehicles to Federal Secretary Chu Announces Addition of Electric Vehicles to Federal Fleet Secretary Chu Announces Addition of Electric Vehicles to Federal Fleet May 24, 2011 - 6:06pm Addthis Secretary Steven Chu and CEQ Chair Nancy Sutley testing a Chevy Volt | Photo: Dept of Energy Secretary Steven Chu and CEQ Chair Nancy Sutley testing a Chevy Volt | Photo: Dept of Energy Lindsey Geisler Lindsey Geisler Public Affairs Specialist, Office of Public Affairs What does this mean for me? Estimated to save taxpayers $109,000 each year. Today, White House Council on Environmental Quality Chair Nancy Sutley and U.S. General Services Administrator Martha Johnson presented Secretary Chu with the first set of keys for one of the Federal fleet's 116 new electric cars. "This builds on efforts already underway to reduce fuel use in Federal

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Energy Secretary Chu in Philadelphia to Highlight Investments in Clean  

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Secretary Chu in Philadelphia to Highlight Investments in Secretary Chu in Philadelphia to Highlight Investments in Clean Energy Innovation Energy Secretary Chu in Philadelphia to Highlight Investments in Clean Energy Innovation January 20, 2012 - 10:16am Addthis Washington D.C. - Energy Secretary Steven Chu will highlight the Obama Administration's investments in clean energy innovation during remarks at the 2012 Franklin Founders Award ceremony today, January 20, in Philadelphia, Penn. Secretary Chu will receive the award, which is given each year in honor of Benjamin Franklin's birthday to an individual who has made significant contributions to one of Franklin's fields of interest, including energy research and development. ‪ WHAT: Energy Secretary Chu to Receive Award, Deliver Remarks WHEN: Friday, January 20, 2012

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Op-Ed by Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis:  

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Op-Ed by Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and Secretary of Labor Op-Ed by Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis: Building the American Clean Energy Economy Op-Ed by Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis: Building the American Clean Energy Economy April 22, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis To commemorate Earth Day, the op-ed below on green jobs and energy independence by Secretaries Steven Chu and Hilda Solis ran in the following papers yesterday and today: Austin American-Statesman Buffalo News Denver Post Montgomery Advertiser Omaha World Herald Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Building the American Clean Energy Economy By Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis Today, Americans will join with people around the world in celebrating Earth Day, raising awareness about the plight of our natural resources and

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WEDNESDAY: Energy Secretary Chu and Labor Secretary Solis to...  

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Chu and Labor Secretary Solis to Discuss Clean Energy Jobs in Nevada WEDNESDAY: Energy Secretary Chu and Labor Secretary Solis to Discuss Clean Energy Jobs in Nevada June 21, 2011...

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Secretaries Donovan and Chu Announce Partnership to Help Working Families  

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Secretaries Donovan and Chu Announce Partnership to Help Working Secretaries Donovan and Chu Announce Partnership to Help Working Families Weatherize Their Homes Secretaries Donovan and Chu Announce Partnership to Help Working Families Weatherize Their Homes February 27, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Philadelphia, PA - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan and U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary Steven Chu today announced a major partnership between HUD and DOE that will streamline and better coordinate federal weatherization efforts to make it much easier for families to weatherize their homes and spur a new home energy efficiency industry that could create tens of thousands of jobs. Vice President Joe Biden, joined by Secretary Donovan and Secretary Chu, praised the announcement during his remarks at a meeting of the White House

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Secretaries Chu and Salazar Lead Administration Team Offering Federal  

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Secretaries Chu and Salazar Lead Administration Team Offering Secretaries Chu and Salazar Lead Administration Team Offering Federal Scientific and Technological Support to BP Engineers Secretaries Chu and Salazar Lead Administration Team Offering Federal Scientific and Technological Support to BP Engineers May 12, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis HOUSTON, TX -- At the request of the President, Secretary Chu and Secretary Salazar traveled to Houston today to participate in meetings with DOE and national lab staff, industry officials and other engineers and scientists involved in finding solutions to cap the flow of oil and contain the spill. Secretary Salazar and Secretary Chu conferred at the BP Command Center in Houston with teams of federal and industry scientists and engineers who are using cutting-edge technological resources and innovative

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Secretary Chu Announces $38 Million for 42 University-Led Nuclear...  

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Secretary Chu Announces 38 Million for 42 University-Led Nuclear Research and Development Projects Washington, D.C. - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced the...

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Secretary Chu Announces New Partnerships Under the Energy and Climate  

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Secretary Chu Announces New Partnerships Under the Energy and Secretary Chu Announces New Partnerships Under the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas Secretary Chu Announces New Partnerships Under the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas April 15, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Department of Energy today announced a series of partnerships and other initiatives to address clean energy and energy security in the Western Hemisphere as part of the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA). Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced new projects focused on clean energy cooperation, technical assistance and financing, renewable energy, and electricity infrastructure and earthquake preparedness. "Dozens of countries from across the Americas have come together today to promote clean energy future for our Hemisphere," said Secretary Chu. "By

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Readout of Energy Secretary Chu's Meetings in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia |  

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Energy Secretary Chu's Meetings in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Energy Secretary Chu's Meetings in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Readout of Energy Secretary Chu's Meetings in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia February 22, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Secretary Chu was in Riyadh today on his first stop of a four-day Middle East trip. He met with King Abdullah, Minister of Petroleum & Mineral Resources Ali Al Naimi and other senior officials. Secretary Chu reaffirmed the United States' commitment to a strong bilateral relationship with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and discussed energy security, alternative energy technologies, climate change, and science and technology issues. The Secretary began the day with a bilateral meeting with Minister Al Naimi. Topics on the agenda included global energy markets, Saudi Aramco's technology strategy and carbon capture and storage. The

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Secretary Chu Celebrates NNSA's 10-Year Anniversary  

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Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu speaks at NNSA's 10-year anniversary celebration on April 28, 2010.

Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu

2010-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Secretary Chu to Deliver Keynote on EV Everywhere Grand Challenge...  

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Indexed Site

vehicles more affordable and convenient to own and drive than today's gasoline-powered vehicles within the next 10 years. WHAT U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu to deliver...

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Focus on International Cooperation Continues, Secretary Chu Ends...  

Energy Savers [EERE]

Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Secretary Chu wrapped up his week-long visit in Russia today with a special visit to the All Russian Scientific Research Institute of...

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Energy Secretary Chu Trip to Kokomo, Indiana Cancelled | Department...  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Kokomo, Indiana Cancelled Energy Secretary Chu Trip to Kokomo, Indiana Cancelled July 16, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington D.C. - The event today on Friday, July 16 with Energy...

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Secretary Chu Announces Determination of No Adverse Material...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

- 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - Secretary Chu announced today that the Department of Energy has issued a final determination and market impact study for the proposed uranium...

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $21 Million in Technical Assistance...  

Energy Savers [EERE]

November 30, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - During a live online chat at the White House earlier today, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced that 24 projects are...

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Secretary Chu and Vice President Biden Highlight Innovation | Department of  

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Secretary Chu and Vice President Biden Highlight Innovation Secretary Chu and Vice President Biden Highlight Innovation Secretary Chu and Vice President Biden Highlight Innovation August 24, 2010 - 9:55am Addthis John Schueler John Schueler Former New Media Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Later Today, Secretary Chu will join Vice President Biden at the White House to unveil a report that offers fresh analysis on how Recovery Act investments are impacting innovation, science and technology. Tune into the video stream below at 10:45 AM EDT to watch as Vice President Biden and Secretary Chu outline how these Recovery Act investments will help make cutting-edge technologies more affordable in the marketplace and in turn spur further economic growth and job creation. You can also send your thoughts and questions directly to the White House

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Secretary Chu Tasks Environmental, Industry and State Leaders to Recommend  

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Secretary Chu Tasks Environmental, Industry and State Leaders to Secretary Chu Tasks Environmental, Industry and State Leaders to Recommend Best Practices for Safe, Responsible Development of America's Onshore Natural Gas Resources Secretary Chu Tasks Environmental, Industry and State Leaders to Recommend Best Practices for Safe, Responsible Development of America's Onshore Natural Gas Resources May 5, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. -- U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced a group of environmental, industry and state regulatory experts who will make recommendations to improve the safety and environmental performance of natural gas hydraulic fracturing from shale formations - harnessing a vital domestic energy resource while ensuring the safety of our drinking water and the health of the environment. President Obama directed Secretary Chu

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Energy Secretary Steven Chu Meets with Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Energy Secretary Steven Chu Meets with Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle Energy Secretary Steven Chu Meets with Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle Energy Secretary Steven Chu Meets with Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle March 3, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu met with Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle today about the important investments in the President's American Recovery and Reinvestment Act - investments that will help Wisconsin and other states to create jobs, save families on their energy bills and address the climate crisis. Secretary Chu stressed the important role that state and local governments will play in ensuring that Recovery Act funds are invested quickly, effectively and responsibly. He pledged a close partnership with state and local governments, and promised to reduce unnecessary paperwork and

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Energy Secretary Chu and HUD Secretary Donovan to Hold Press...  

Energy Savers [EERE]

Donovan to Hold Press Conference in Bohemia to Unveil New FHA Powersaver Program Energy Secretary Chu and HUD Secretary Donovan to Hold Press Conference in Bohemia to Unveil...

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Secretary Chu Congratulates Solar Decathlon Winners | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Chu Congratulates Solar Decathlon Winners Secretary Chu Congratulates Solar Decathlon Winners Secretary Chu Congratulates Solar Decathlon Winners October 1, 2011 - 2:48pm Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today highlighted the Department's historic investment in clean energy technologies in remarks congratulating the 2011 Solar Decathlon winners. The following are the Secretary's remarks as prepared for delivery: Good afternoon, I'm delighted to be a part of today's ceremony. I want to start by thanking everyone who made the 2011 Solar Decathlon possible: Richard King and all of the hardworking employees at the Energy Department and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory; The 800 volunteers who were here to help, come rain or shine; The judges, who donated both their time and skills; and

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Energy Secretary Chu, Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announce $6.3 million  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Chu, Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announce $6.3 Chu, Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announce $6.3 million for Biofuels Research Energy Secretary Chu, Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announce $6.3 million for Biofuels Research July 22, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu and U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today the joint selection of awards of up to $6.3 million towards fundamental genomics-enabled research leading to the improved use of plant feedstocks for biofuel production. The seven projects announced today follow the green jobs and renewable energy Rural Tour event hosted last weekend by the two cabinet Secretaries in Virginia. These investments will further the Obama Administration's efforts to broaden the nation's energy portfolio

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Secretary Chu Webchat with the Washington Post | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Chu Webchat with the Washington Post Secretary Chu Webchat with the Washington Post Secretary Chu Webchat with the Washington Post April 22, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - Today, on the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, Secretary Chu participated in an online chat on washingtonpost.com. He answered questions on a number of topics, from energy efficiency to clean energy manufacturing. You can read the full transcript here: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/discussion/2010/04/22/DI2010042201410.html?hpid=discussions Media contact(s): (202)586-4940 Addthis Related Articles Chu Highlights Scientific Solutions to the Energy Crisis on New Facebook Page Vice President Biden Kicks Off Five Days of Earth Day Activities with Announcement of Major New Energy Efficiency Effort Department of Energy Announces 20th Annual National Science Bowl

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Secretary Chu Announces Best Buy, Johnson Controls, Pacific Gas and  

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Secretary Chu Announces Best Buy, Johnson Controls, Pacific Gas and Secretary Chu Announces Best Buy, Johnson Controls, Pacific Gas and Electric, and Veolia to Join National Clean Fleets Partnership Secretary Chu Announces Best Buy, Johnson Controls, Pacific Gas and Electric, and Veolia to Join National Clean Fleets Partnership March 5, 2012 - 12:15pm Addthis INDIANAPOLIS, IN -- Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced that four new corporate partners - Best Buy, Johnson Controls, Pacific Gas and Electric, and Veolia - are joining the Energy Department's National Clean Fleets Partnership, a broad public-private partnership that assists the nation's largest fleet operators in reducing the amount of gasoline and diesel they use nationwide. The new partners announced today join with 14 other major national companies in committing to improve the fuel economy

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Secretary Chu Addresses the International Atomic Energy Agency General  

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Secretary Chu Addresses the International Atomic Energy Agency Secretary Chu Addresses the International Atomic Energy Agency General Conference Secretary Chu Addresses the International Atomic Energy Agency General Conference September 20, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu addressed the International Atomic Energy Agency's 54th General Conference today in Vienna. His prepared remarks are below: Thank you, Ambassador Enkhsaikhan. Congratulations on your election as President of this Conference. I extend my thanks and appreciation to Director General Mr. Yukiya Amano for his exemplary leadership in his first year. I especially welcome the Director General's initiative to help fight cancer in developing countries. I am honored to represent the United States today, and I want to share a

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Secretary Chu Letter to Senator Lugar | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Chu Letter to Senator Lugar Secretary Chu Letter to Senator Lugar Secretary Chu Letter to Senator Lugar June 9, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu sent the following letter to Senator Richard Lugar today regarding Senator Lugar's "Practical Energy and Climate Plan Act of 2010." The text is below: June 9, 2010 The Honorable Richard Lugar United States Senate Washington, DC 20510 Dear Senator Lugar: I welcome your introduction today of the Practical Energy and Climate Plan Act of 2010. In particular, I appreciate your ideas for reducing America's oil dependence - which has taken on greater urgency as a result of the BP oil spill. I also commend your focus on energy efficiency, which as you have noted is the fastest, cheapest route to our energy and climate change

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Secretary Chu Letter to Senator Lugar | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Chu Letter to Senator Lugar Secretary Chu Letter to Senator Lugar Secretary Chu Letter to Senator Lugar June 9, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu sent the following letter to Senator Richard Lugar today regarding Senator Lugar's "Practical Energy and Climate Plan Act of 2010." The text is below: June 9, 2010 The Honorable Richard Lugar United States Senate Washington, DC 20510 Dear Senator Lugar: I welcome your introduction today of the Practical Energy and Climate Plan Act of 2010. In particular, I appreciate your ideas for reducing America's oil dependence - which has taken on greater urgency as a result of the BP oil spill. I also commend your focus on energy efficiency, which as you have noted is the fastest, cheapest route to our energy and climate change

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Secretary Chu Announces $130 Million for Advanced Research Projects |  

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Secretary Chu Announces $130 Million for Advanced Research Projects Secretary Chu Announces $130 Million for Advanced Research Projects Secretary Chu Announces $130 Million for Advanced Research Projects April 20, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that up to $130 million from the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) will be made available to develop five new program areas that could spark critical breakthrough technologies and secure America's energy future. Today's funding opportunity announcement comes two months after ARPA-E announced six of its projects have secured more than $100 million in outside private capital investment - indications that the business community is eager to invest in truly innovative solutions to the country's energy challenges.

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Secretary Chu's Remarks at the Harvard University Commencement - As  

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Secretary Chu's Remarks at the Harvard University Commencement - As Secretary Chu's Remarks at the Harvard University Commencement - As Prepared for Delivery Secretary Chu's Remarks at the Harvard University Commencement - As Prepared for Delivery June 4, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Remarks of US Secretary Steven Chu Harvard Commencement Address Thursday, June 4, 2009 Madame President Faust, members of the Harvard Corporation and the Board of Overseers, faculty, family, friends, and, most importantly, today's graduates, thank you for letting me share this wonderful day with you. I am not sure I can live up to the high standards of Harvard Commencement speakers. Last year, JK Rowling, the billionaire novelist, who started as a classics student, graced this podium. The year before, Bill Gates, the mega-billionaire philanthropist and computer nerd, stood here. Today,

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Secretary Chu Visits the 2011 Solar Decathlon | Department of Energy  

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You are here You are here Home » Secretary Chu Visits the 2011 Solar Decathlon Secretary Chu Visits the 2011 Solar Decathlon September 30, 2011 - 6:27pm Addthis Secretary Chu toured the Solar Village at the 2011 Solar Decathlon on the National Mall's West Potomac Park on September 30, 2011. April Saylor April Saylor Former Digital Outreach Strategist, Office of Public Affairs Earlier today, student Decathletes at the 2011 Solar Decathlon got to show off their homes - and the hard work they've done for the last two years -- to Secretary of Energy Steven Chu. This morning, the Secretary toured the Solar Village on the National Mall's West Potomac Park and spoke to students about the competition - which challenges teams to design, build and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient and attractive.

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Secretary Chu Highlights Recovery Act Tax Credits for Home Energy  

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Secretary Chu Highlights Recovery Act Tax Credits for Home Energy Secretary Chu Highlights Recovery Act Tax Credits for Home Energy Efficiency Improvements Secretary Chu Highlights Recovery Act Tax Credits for Home Energy Efficiency Improvements March 26, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis ERIE, Pa. - Today while visiting Seaway Manufacturing Corporation - an energy efficient window manufacturing company in Erie, Pa. - Secretary Chu highlighted the tax credits available to American families as a result of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Taxpayers are eligible for up to $1,500 in tax credits for a range of home energy efficiency improvements - such as adding insulation, installing energy efficient windows, or replacing water heaters. "Investing in energy efficiency is one of the quickest and most cost-effective ways reduce the energy bills in your home," said Secretary

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Readout of Secretary Chu's Middle East trip: Thursday, February 25 |  

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Readout of Secretary Chu's Middle East trip: Thursday, February 25 Readout of Secretary Chu's Middle East trip: Thursday, February 25 Readout of Secretary Chu's Middle East trip: Thursday, February 25 February 25, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Today, Secretary Chu was in Doha, Qatar, where he began the day by signing a Memorandum of Understanding on Renewable and Alternative Energy with Deputy Prime Minister and Energy & Industry Minister Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah. The agreement provides a framework for bilateral cooperation with the Ministry and other Qatari institutions on clean energy innovation. He then met with Prime Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani. In the afternoon, the Secretary participated in a roundtable focused on renewable energy, hosted by the Qatar National Food Security Program. He then traveled to the Qatar Science and Technology Park (QSTP) where he

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Tuesday Talk: Secretary Chu Answers Your Questions LIVE | Department of  

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Tuesday Talk: Secretary Chu Answers Your Questions LIVE Tuesday Talk: Secretary Chu Answers Your Questions LIVE Tuesday Talk: Secretary Chu Answers Your Questions LIVE November 30, 2010 - 12:02pm Addthis John Schueler John Schueler Former New Media Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Later today Secretary Chu will be answering your questions as a part of the White House's Tuesday Talk series. The discussion will be broadcast live starting at 1:15 EST and will build off of the Secretary's speech at the National Press Club yesterday, which called on the United States to sharply accelerate innovations in clean energy. You can submit your questions for consideration via the White House's official Facebook page or Whitehouse.gov. You can also utilize the White House Facebook application to discuss the Tuesday Talk as it happens and

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Secretary of Energy Chu Congratulates 2011 Chemistry Nobel Laureate |  

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Chu Congratulates 2011 Chemistry Nobel Laureate Chu Congratulates 2011 Chemistry Nobel Laureate Secretary of Energy Chu Congratulates 2011 Chemistry Nobel Laureate October 5, 2011 - 6:56pm Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today congratulated Daniel Shechtman for winning the 2011 Nobel Prize in Chemistry "for the discovery of quasicrystals." "Dr. Schechtman's discovery in 1982 not only led to a new field of quasicrystals, but also forever changed ideas about matter," said Secretary Chu, who is a 1997 Nobel Laureate in Physics. "His important work underscores the impact of basic science research and I congratulate him for this well-deserved recognition." Shechtman is an associate scientist at the Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory, an Iowa State University professor of materials science and

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Dr. Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy  

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Dr. Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy Dr. Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy Dr. Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy Dr. Steven Chu, distinguished scientist and co-winner of the Nobel Prize for Physics (1997), was appointed by President Obama as the 12th Secretary of Energy and sworn into office on January 21, 2009. Dr. Chu has devoted his recent scientific career to the search for new solutions to our energy challenges and stopping global climate change - a mission he continues with even greater urgency as Secretary of Energy. He is charged with helping implement President Obama's ambitious agenda to invest in alternative and renewable energy, end our addiction to foreign oil, address the global climate crisis and create millions of new jobs. Prior to his appointment, Dr. Chu was director of DOE's Lawrence Berkeley

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Secretary Chu Announces More than $155 Million for Industrial Energy  

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Secretary Chu Announces More than $155 Million for Industrial Secretary Chu Announces More than $155 Million for Industrial Energy Efficiency Projects Secretary Chu Announces More than $155 Million for Industrial Energy Efficiency Projects November 3, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC- Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that the Department of Energy is awarding more than $155 million in funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for 41 industrial energy efficiency projects across the country. These awards include funding for industrial combined heat and power systems, district energy systems for industrial facilities, and grants to support technical and financial assistance to local industry. The industrial sector uses more than 30 percent of U.S. energy and is responsible for nearly 30 percent of U.S.

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Secretary Chu Announces $187 Million to Improve Vehicle Efficiency for  

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Secretary Chu Announces $187 Million to Improve Vehicle Efficiency Secretary Chu Announces $187 Million to Improve Vehicle Efficiency for Heavy-Duty Trucks and Passenger Vehicles Secretary Chu Announces $187 Million to Improve Vehicle Efficiency for Heavy-Duty Trucks and Passenger Vehicles January 11, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Columbus, Ind. - At an event today in Columbus, Indiana, Secretary Chu announced the selection of nine projects totaling more than $187 million to improve fuel efficiency for heavy-duty trucks and passenger vehicles. The funding includes more than $100 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, and with a private cost share of 50 percent, will support nearly $375 million in total research, development and demonstration projects across the country. The nine winners have stated their projects

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Secretary Chu Announces $47 Million to Improve Efficiency in Information  

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Secretary Chu Announces $47 Million to Improve Efficiency in Secretary Chu Announces $47 Million to Improve Efficiency in Information Technology and Communications Sectors Secretary Chu Announces $47 Million to Improve Efficiency in Information Technology and Communications Sectors January 6, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that the Department of Energy is awarding $47 million for 14 projects across the country to support the development of new technologies that can improve energy efficiency in the information technology (IT) and communication technology sectors. The data processing, data storage, and telecommunications industries are a crucial part of the American information economy. The rapid growth of these industries has led to an increase in electricity use, but improvements in the sector's energy

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Secretary Chu Announces Determination of No Adverse Material Impact for  

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Secretary Chu Announces Determination of No Adverse Material Impact Secretary Chu Announces Determination of No Adverse Material Impact for Uranium Transfer to Fund Portsmouth Cleanup Secretary Chu Announces Determination of No Adverse Material Impact for Uranium Transfer to Fund Portsmouth Cleanup November 12, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - Secretary Chu announced today that the Department of Energy has issued a final determination and market impact study for the proposed uranium transfer to fund accelerated cleanup activities at the Portsmouth Site in Piketon, Ohio, which will create between 800 to 1,000 new jobs for the community. The market review and determination confirms that the proposed transfer of uranium will not have an adverse material impact on the domestic uranium industries. Under the determination, DOE's Office of Environmental Management will be

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $21 Million in Technical Assistance Projects  

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $21 Million in Technical Assistance Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $21 Million in Technical Assistance Projects to Improve Energy Use in Commercial Buildings Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $21 Million in Technical Assistance Projects to Improve Energy Use in Commercial Buildings November 30, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - During a live online chat at the White House earlier today, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced that 24 projects are receiving a total of $21 million in technical assistance to dramatically reduce the energy used in their commercial buildings. This initiative, supported with funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, will connect commercial building owners and operators with multidisciplinary teams including researchers at DOE's National Laboratories and private sector building experts. The teams will design,

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Secretary Chu Announces $187 Million to Improve Vehicle Efficiency for  

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Secretary Chu Announces $187 Million to Improve Vehicle Efficiency Secretary Chu Announces $187 Million to Improve Vehicle Efficiency for Heavy-Duty Trucks and Passenger Vehicles Secretary Chu Announces $187 Million to Improve Vehicle Efficiency for Heavy-Duty Trucks and Passenger Vehicles January 11, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Columbus, Ind. - At an event today in Columbus, Indiana, Secretary Chu announced the selection of nine projects totaling more than $187 million to improve fuel efficiency for heavy-duty trucks and passenger vehicles. The funding includes more than $100 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, and with a private cost share of 50 percent, will support nearly $375 million in total research, development and demonstration projects across the country. The nine winners have stated their projects

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Secretary Chu Announces Nuclear Energy University Program Awards |  

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Secretary Chu Announces Nuclear Energy University Program Awards Secretary Chu Announces Nuclear Energy University Program Awards Secretary Chu Announces Nuclear Energy University Program Awards June 16, 2009 - 1:43pm Addthis U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced nearly $9 million in awards to support the next generation of American nuclear energy development. Under the Nuclear Energy Universities Program, the Department of Energy will provide $2.9 million in scholarships and fellowships to 86 U.S. nuclear science and engineering (NS&E) students, and will offer more than $6 million in grants to 29 U.S. universities and colleges in 23 states. The Nuclear Energy University Program (NEUP) supports the country's nuclear energy research infrastructure at schools across the country, while attracting high-quality undergraduate and graduate students into nuclear

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Focus on International Cooperation Continues, Secretary Chu Ends Trip with  

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Focus on International Cooperation Continues, Secretary Chu Ends Focus on International Cooperation Continues, Secretary Chu Ends Trip with Visit to Russian 'Los Alamos' Focus on International Cooperation Continues, Secretary Chu Ends Trip with Visit to Russian 'Los Alamos' June 10, 2011 - 2:05pm Addthis Lindsey Geisler Lindsey Geisler Public Affairs Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Secretary Chu wrapped up his week-long visit in Russia today with a special visit to the All Russian Scientific Research Institute of Experimental Physics (VNIIEF). Many consider it to be the Russian equivalent of our Los Alamos National Laboratory. VNIIEF, located in Sarov, has a long scientific tradition in Russia, beginning when it was established in 1946 to design nuclear weapons. It's also where the first Soviet nuclear bomb, the "RDS-1," was created.

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Secretary Chu Statement on AP1000 Reactor Design Certification | Department  

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Secretary Chu Statement on AP1000 Reactor Design Certification Secretary Chu Statement on AP1000 Reactor Design Certification Secretary Chu Statement on AP1000 Reactor Design Certification December 22, 2011 - 3:25pm Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu issued the following statement today in support of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's (NRC) decision to certify Westinghouse Electric's AP1000 nuclear reactor design, a significant step towards constructing a new generation of U.S. nuclear reactors. In February 2010, the Obama Administration announced the offer of a conditional commitment for a $8.33 billion loan guarantee for the construction and operation of two AP1000 reactors at Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generation Plant in Burke, Georgia. "The Administration and the Energy Department are committed to restarting

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Secretary Chu Announces Simulation-Based Engineering User Center |  

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Secretary Chu Announces Simulation-Based Engineering User Center Secretary Chu Announces Simulation-Based Engineering User Center Secretary Chu Announces Simulation-Based Engineering User Center September 16, 2010 - 1:00pm Addthis Washington, DC - U.S Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the creation of the Simulation-Based Engineering User Center (SBEUC) that will facilitate collaborative computational research for energy applications. Funded with $20 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the SBEUC will be primarily used for developing and deploying the simulation tools developed under the Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) Simulation Initiative. Through enhanced ability to predict industrial scale performance, the development of the SBEUC will accelerate the research and development of CCS technologies and support the

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Secretary Chu Announces Nuclear Energy University Program Awards |  

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Secretary Chu Announces Nuclear Energy University Program Awards Secretary Chu Announces Nuclear Energy University Program Awards Secretary Chu Announces Nuclear Energy University Program Awards June 16, 2009 - 1:43pm Addthis U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced nearly $9 million in awards to support the next generation of American nuclear energy development. Under the Nuclear Energy Universities Program, the Department of Energy will provide $2.9 million in scholarships and fellowships to 86 U.S. nuclear science and engineering (NS&E) students, and will offer more than $6 million in grants to 29 U.S. universities and colleges in 23 states. The Nuclear Energy University Program (NEUP) supports the country's nuclear energy research infrastructure at schools across the country, while attracting high-quality undergraduate and graduate students into nuclear

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Statement of Energy Secretary Steven Chu on President Obama's Budget  

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of Energy Secretary Steven Chu on President Obama's of Energy Secretary Steven Chu on President Obama's Budget Blueprint Statement of Energy Secretary Steven Chu on President Obama's Budget Blueprint February 26, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu made the following statement on the budget blueprint announced by President Obama today, which builds on the important investments included in the President's American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: "President Obama's budget is up front and honest about the challenges America faces and makes hard choices to bring the deficit down. At the same time, it invests in our economic future by supporting clean and renewable energy sources that will put Americans back to work while ending our dangerous dependence on foreign oil. By investing in groundbreaking

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Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Groundbreaking for Geothermal  

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Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Groundbreaking for Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Groundbreaking for Geothermal Heat Pump at the Colorado State Capitol Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Groundbreaking for Geothermal Heat Pump at the Colorado State Capitol October 26, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis "Today's announcement is another example of how the Recovery Act is benefiting Colorado and states across the country. This project will help save taxpayers money, reduce our dependence on foreign oil, and support Colorado's role as a leader in the clean energy economy of the future," said U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu. Media contact(s): (202) 586-4940 Addthis Related Articles Department of Energy Offers First Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee for Advanced Biofuels Plant Obama Adminstration Announces Launch of i6 Green Challenge to Promote Clean

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Focus on International Cooperation Continues, Secretary Chu Ends Trip with  

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Focus on International Cooperation Continues, Secretary Chu Ends Focus on International Cooperation Continues, Secretary Chu Ends Trip with Visit to Russian 'Los Alamos' Focus on International Cooperation Continues, Secretary Chu Ends Trip with Visit to Russian 'Los Alamos' June 10, 2011 - 2:05pm Addthis Lindsey Geisler Lindsey Geisler Public Affairs Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Secretary Chu wrapped up his week-long visit in Russia today with a special visit to the All Russian Scientific Research Institute of Experimental Physics (VNIIEF). Many consider it to be the Russian equivalent of our Los Alamos National Laboratory. VNIIEF, located in Sarov, has a long scientific tradition in Russia, beginning when it was established in 1946 to design nuclear weapons. It's also where the first Soviet nuclear bomb, the "RDS-1," was created.

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Secretary Chu Announces Addition of Electric Vehicles to Federal Fleet |  

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Addition of Electric Vehicles to Federal Addition of Electric Vehicles to Federal Fleet Secretary Chu Announces Addition of Electric Vehicles to Federal Fleet May 24, 2011 - 6:06pm Addthis Secretary Steven Chu and CEQ Chair Nancy Sutley testing a Chevy Volt | Photo: Dept of Energy Secretary Steven Chu and CEQ Chair Nancy Sutley testing a Chevy Volt | Photo: Dept of Energy Lindsey Geisler Lindsey Geisler Public Affairs Specialist, Office of Public Affairs What does this mean for me? Estimated to save taxpayers $109,000 each year. Today, White House Council on Environmental Quality Chair Nancy Sutley and U.S. General Services Administrator Martha Johnson presented Secretary Chu with the first set of keys for one of the Federal fleet's 116 new electric cars. "This builds on efforts already underway to reduce fuel use in Federal

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MEDIA BRIEFING CONFERENCE CALL: Secretary Chu to Host Solar Energy...  

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Indexed Site

MEDIA BRIEFING CONFERENCE CALL: Secretary Chu to Host Solar Energy Conference Call MEDIA BRIEFING CONFERENCE CALL: Secretary Chu to Host Solar Energy Conference Call February 4,...

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FRIDAY: Secretary Chu and Mayor Villaraigosa to Highlight Los...  

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Secretary Chu and Mayor Villaraigosa to Highlight Los Angeles Electric Vehicle Deployment Success FRIDAY: Secretary Chu and Mayor Villaraigosa to Highlight Los Angeles Electric...

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TOMORROW: Secretaries Chu and Salazar to Make Major Renewable...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

Secretaries Chu and Salazar to Make Major Renewable Energy Announcement TOMORROW: Secretaries Chu and Salazar to Make Major Renewable Energy Announcement December 15, 2010 -...

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Secretary Chu Announces Winners of Student Competition to Promote...  

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Indexed Site

Secretary Chu Announces Winners of Student Competition to Promote Energy-Efficient Buildings - FACTSHEET Secretary Chu Announces Winners of Student Competition to Promote...

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Memorandum from Secretary Chu on the Power Marketing Administrations...  

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Memorandum from Secretary Chu on the Power Marketing Administrations' Role - March 16, 2012 Memorandum from Secretary Chu on the Power Marketing Administrations' Role - March 16,...

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Energy Secretary Chu Announces Montana Schools Win National Student...  

Energy Savers [EERE]

Secretary Chu Announces Montana Schools Win National Student Efficiency Competition Energy Secretary Chu Announces Montana Schools Win National Student Efficiency Competition May...

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Secretary Chu and Deputy Secretary of Energy Poneman to Highlight Obama's  

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Deputy Secretary of Energy Poneman to Highlight Deputy Secretary of Energy Poneman to Highlight Obama's State of the Union Address, Discuss "All of the Above" Energy Strategy Secretary Chu and Deputy Secretary of Energy Poneman to Highlight Obama's State of the Union Address, Discuss "All of the Above" Energy Strategy February 2, 2012 - 12:46pm Addthis Washington, D.C. - Today and tomorrow, Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Deputy Secretary Daniel Poneman will participate in events to highlight President Obama's State of the Union address and discuss the Obama Administration's commitment to American energy. Today, Thursday, February 2, Energy Secretary Steven Chu will meet with executives from various oil and gas companies, tour a recently completed major energy efficiency upgrade at the Texas Medical Center, and host a

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Secretaries Chu and Salazar Lead Administration Team Offering Federal  

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Lead Administration Team Offering Lead Administration Team Offering Federal Scientific and Technological Support to BP Engineers Secretaries Chu and Salazar Lead Administration Team Offering Federal Scientific and Technological Support to BP Engineers May 12, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis HOUSTON, TX -- At the request of the President, Secretary Chu and Secretary Salazar traveled to Houston today to participate in meetings with DOE and national lab staff, industry officials and other engineers and scientists involved in finding solutions to cap the flow of oil and contain the spill. Secretary Salazar and Secretary Chu conferred at the BP Command Center in Houston with teams of federal and industry scientists and engineers who are using cutting-edge technological resources and innovative ideas to find solutions to containing the Deepwater Horizon oil spill and

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Readout of President Obama's Call With Secretary Chu | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Chu Secretary Chu Readout of President Obama's Call With Secretary Chu May 25, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis President Obama spoke with Energy Secretary Steven Chu tonight by telephone from Air Force One. Secretary Chu briefed the President on his scientific and technical assessment of BP's plans for a possible "top kill" and what the next steps will be if BP's "top kill" fails to stop to leak. At the request of President Obama, Secretary Chu has been leading a team of top scientists who have been scrutinizing BP's plans to stop the leak and providing expert advice and ideas to help better inform BP's approach and maximize the chances for success. As part of these efforts, Secretary Chu is in Houston today. BP is now conducting crucial diagnostic pressure tests inside the blowout

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Secretary Chu Webchat with the Washington Post | Department of Energy  

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Chu Webchat with the Washington Post Chu Webchat with the Washington Post Secretary Chu Webchat with the Washington Post April 22, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - Today, on the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, Secretary Chu participated in an online chat on washingtonpost.com. He answered questions on a number of topics, from energy efficiency to clean energy manufacturing. You can read the full transcript here: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/discussion/2010/04/22/DI2010042201410.html?hpid=discussions Media contact(s): (202)586-4940 Addthis Related Articles Chu Highlights Scientific Solutions to the Energy Crisis on New Facebook Page Vice President Biden Kicks Off Five Days of Earth Day Activities with Announcement of Major New Energy Efficiency Effort Department of Energy Announces 20th Annual National Science Bowl

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Secretary Chu Announces Progress on BPA Recovery Act Project | Department  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Progress on BPA Recovery Act Project Progress on BPA Recovery Act Project Secretary Chu Announces Progress on BPA Recovery Act Project August 10, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Richland, Wash. - With the goal of bringing new jobs and green power to the West, Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the start of the McNary-John Day transmission project in Washington and Oregon, which will be funded by $343 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The project is expected to deliver almost 600 megawatts of clean, renewable wind energy to homes and business across the West. "These Recovery Act funds are putting people to work today to build the infrastructure that will be vital to our economy in the future," said U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu. "By integrating renewable energy sources onto

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Secretary Chu Meets With Algerian Oil Minister Chakib Khelil | Department  

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Meets With Algerian Oil Minister Chakib Khelil Meets With Algerian Oil Minister Chakib Khelil Secretary Chu Meets With Algerian Oil Minister Chakib Khelil February 12, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - Today U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu met with Algerian Energy Minister Chakib Khelil. The following is a statement from Department of Energy spokesperson Dan Leistikow: "Today's meeting with an important U.S. trading partner was an opportunity to reaffirm the Obama Administration's commitment to setting our country on a new course -- leading the world toward clean, renewable energy sources that will create new green jobs and address the global climate crisis. "Secretary Chu welcomed Algeria's own commitment to developing renewable energies and stressed that every nation has a stake in fighting global

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Secretary Chu Announces 2011 Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award Winners |  

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2011 Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award Winners 2011 Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award Winners Secretary Chu Announces 2011 Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award Winners November 28, 2011 - 9:33am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced today the winners of the 2011 Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award for their outstanding contributions in research and development supporting the Department of Energy and its missions. Nine winners were named today in eight categories. Winners in each category will receive a gold medal, a citation and $20,000. In the case of co-nomination, the honorarium is shared. Winners will be honored at a ceremony in Washington, DC, early next year. "These researchers have made significant contributions to the national, economic, and energy security of the United States," Secretary Chu said.

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NETL: News Release -Secretary Chu Announces $3 Billion Investment for  

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December 4, 2009 December 4, 2009 Secretary Chu Announces $3 Billion Investment for Carbon Capture and Sequestration $979 Million to Support New Commercial-scale CCS Technologies Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the selection of three new projects with a value of $3.18 billion to accelerate the development of advanced coal technologies with carbon capture and storage at commercial-scale. Secretary Chu made today's announcement on a conference call with West Virginia Governor Joe Manchin, Senator Jay Rockefeller, and President of American Electric Power Company, Inc., Mike Morris. These projects will help to enable commercial deployment to ensure the United States has clean, reliable, and affordable electricity and power. An investment of up to $979 million, including funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, will be leveraged by more than $2.2 billion in private capital cost share as part of the third round of the Department's Clean Coal Power Initiative (CCPI).

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Secretary Chu Recognizes America's Next Top Energy Innovators | Department  

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Recognizes America's Next Top Energy Innovators Recognizes America's Next Top Energy Innovators Secretary Chu Recognizes America's Next Top Energy Innovators February 27, 2012 - 5:48pm Addthis Andrew Heidloff, representing start-up company Iowa Powder Atomization Technologies, is one of America's Next Top Innovators. Secretary Chu announced the winners of the competition today at the 2012 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit. | Photo courtesy of ARPA-e contractor Dave Meyer. Andrew Heidloff, representing start-up company Iowa Powder Atomization Technologies, is one of America's Next Top Innovators. Secretary Chu announced the winners of the competition today at the 2012 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit. | Photo courtesy of ARPA-e contractor Dave Meyer. April Saylor April Saylor Former Digital Outreach Strategist, Office of Public Affairs

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Secretary Chu Announces New Partnerships Under the Energy and Climate  

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New Partnerships Under the Energy and New Partnerships Under the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas Secretary Chu Announces New Partnerships Under the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas April 15, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Department of Energy today announced a series of partnerships and other initiatives to address clean energy and energy security in the Western Hemisphere as part of the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA). Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced new projects focused on clean energy cooperation, technical assistance and financing, renewable energy, and electricity infrastructure and earthquake preparedness. "Dozens of countries from across the Americas have come together today to promote clean energy future for our Hemisphere," said Secretary Chu. "By

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Secretary Chu Announces $3 Billion Investment for Carbon Capture and  

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3 Billion Investment for Carbon Capture 3 Billion Investment for Carbon Capture and Sequestration Secretary Chu Announces $3 Billion Investment for Carbon Capture and Sequestration December 4, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - US Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the selection of three new projects with a value of $3.18 billion to accelerate the development of advanced coal technologies with carbon capture and storage at commercial-scale. Secretary Chu made today's announcement on a conference call with Governor Joe Manchin, Senator Jay Rockefeller, and President of American Electric Power Company, Inc., Mike Morris. These projects will help to enable commercial deployment to ensure the United States has clean, reliable, and affordable electricity and power. An investment of up to $979 million, including funds from the American

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Secretary Chu Announces $3 Billion Investment for Carbon Capture and  

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3 Billion Investment for Carbon Capture 3 Billion Investment for Carbon Capture and Sequestration Secretary Chu Announces $3 Billion Investment for Carbon Capture and Sequestration December 4, 2009 - 12:00pm Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the selection of three new projects with a value of $3.18 billion to accelerate the development of advanced coal technologies with carbon capture and storage at commercial-scale. Secretary Chu made today's announcement on a conference call with West Virginia Governor Joe Manchin, Senator Jay Rockefeller, and President of American Electric Power Company, Inc., Mike Morris. These projects will help to enable commercial deployment to ensure the United States has clean, reliable, and affordable electricity and power. An investment of up to $979 million, including funds from the

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Secretary Chu Announces 2009 Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award Winners |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

2009 Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award Winners 2009 Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award Winners Secretary Chu Announces 2009 Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award Winners December 16, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - US Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced today the winners of the 2009 E.O. Lawrence Award for their outstanding contributions in research and development supporting the Department of Energy and its missions. The six winners named today will receive a gold medal, a citation and $50,000. Winners will be honored at a ceremony in Washington, DC early next year. "The contributions made by these researchers to advance the national, economic and energy security of the United States are wide-ranging and meaningful," Secretary Chu said. "I congratulate the winners and look forward to their discoveries still to come."

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Secretary Chu Hosts FY 2012 Budget Briefing | Department of Energy  

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Hosts FY 2012 Budget Briefing Hosts FY 2012 Budget Briefing Secretary Chu Hosts FY 2012 Budget Briefing February 14, 2011 - 10:22am Addthis Ginny Simmons Ginny Simmons Former Managing Editor for Energy.gov, Office of Public Affairs UPDATE, Feb 15: You can now view video of the event below. At 1:30 PM EST today, Secretary Chu will host a media briefing on the Department of Energy's Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Request. As the Secretary said in his Friday post, he'll outline how the budget request makes strategic investments in science, research and innovation -- which will create jobs and position America to lead the global clean energy economy. And given the President's commitment to fiscal responsibility, Secretary Chu will also outline how the FY 2012 budget will cut unnecessary spending.

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Secretary Chu's Statement on the August 23 Earthquake | Department of  

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Statement on the August 23 Earthquake Statement on the August 23 Earthquake Secretary Chu's Statement on the August 23 Earthquake August 24, 2011 - 2:30pm Addthis Secretary Chu Secretary Chu Former Secretary of Energy Dear Colleagues: I want to take a moment to thank all of our employees and contractors in the Washington, D.C. metro area who responded to yesterday's earthquake with great calm and professionalism. All six DOE buildings in the area were safely evacuated and we have no reports of any injuries to our staff or visitors. Our facilities staff, in partnership with the General Services Administration, conducted a careful assessment of the structural and operational integrity of our buildings, and we are open for business today. Yesterday was another reminder that we must be vigilant and well prepared

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Secretary Chu's Remarks at the Clean Energy Ministerial Opening Session --  

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Secretary Chu's Remarks at the Clean Energy Ministerial Opening Secretary Chu's Remarks at the Clean Energy Ministerial Opening Session -- As Prepared for Delivery Secretary Chu's Remarks at the Clean Energy Ministerial Opening Session -- As Prepared for Delivery April 25, 2012 - 9:03am Addthis I would like to thank Secretary of State Davey and the United Kingdom for hosting the third Clean Energy Ministerial, and thank everyone here for traveling to join us and for participating in this important forum. Today, we have an extraordinary responsibility and opportunity: a responsibility to confront our shared energy and climate challenges, and an opportunity to do this by advancing clean energy technologies that can save consumers money, promote economic growth, strengthen energy security, and expand access to energy. Useful and important work on energy is taking place across the globe. But

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Readout of Secretary Chu's Middle East trip: Tuesday, February 23 |  

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Tuesday, February 23 Tuesday, February 23 Readout of Secretary Chu's Middle East trip: Tuesday, February 23 February 23, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Today, Secretary Chu visited King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, on the Red Sea coast near Jeddah. His host was Saudi Minister of Petroleum and Minerals Ali Al Naimi, who is Chair of the KAUST Board of Trustees. KAUST is an international, graduate-level research university dedicated to science and technology that opened in September of 2009. The Secretary received a briefing on scientific work underway at the university from Professor Choon Fong Shih, President of KAUST, faculty members and students. Secretary Chu emphasized the Administration's commitment to science and to the development of renewable sources of energy. He quizzed members of the

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Solar Decathlon Update from Secretary Chu  

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Secretary Steven Chu provides his insights on the 2009 Solar Decathlon in Washington, DC. To view each of the houses in this year's competition and vote for your favorite, visit http://www.solardecathlon.org/virtual_tours/

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DOE Secretary Steven Chu has selected the  

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the Bulletin DOE Secretary Steven Chu has selected the staff of the RHIC/ ATLAS Computing Facility of the ear- ly universe by collid- ing heavy ions such as gold -- and the ATLAS experiment, located

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Secretary Chu, Senator Reid Announce Department of Energy Conditional  

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Chu, Senator Reid Announce Department of Energy Chu, Senator Reid Announce Department of Energy Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee for Nevada Geothermal Project Secretary Chu, Senator Reid Announce Department of Energy Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee for Nevada Geothermal Project June 9, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid today announced the offer of a conditional commitment to provide a partial guarantee for a $350 million loan for a geothermal power generation project. The project, sponsored by Ormat Nevada, Inc., is expected to produce a total of 121 megawatts (MW) of clean, baseload power from three geothermal power facilities and will increase geothermal power production in Nevada by nearly 25 percent. The facilities are Jersey

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Secretary Chu, Senator Reid Announce Department of Energy Conditional  

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Chu, Senator Reid Announce Department of Energy Chu, Senator Reid Announce Department of Energy Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee for Nevada Geothermal Project Secretary Chu, Senator Reid Announce Department of Energy Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee for Nevada Geothermal Project June 9, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid today announced the offer of a conditional commitment to provide a partial guarantee for a $350 million loan for a geothermal power generation project. The project, sponsored by Ormat Nevada, Inc., is expected to produce a total of 121 megawatts (MW) of clean, baseload power from three geothermal power facilities and will increase geothermal power production in Nevada by nearly 25 percent. The facilities are Jersey Valley

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Secretary Chu, Governor Patrick Announce $25 Million for Massachusetts Wind  

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Chu, Governor Patrick Announce $25 Million for Chu, Governor Patrick Announce $25 Million for Massachusetts Wind Technology Testing Center Secretary Chu, Governor Patrick Announce $25 Million for Massachusetts Wind Technology Testing Center May 12, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Governor Deval Patrick today announced the Department of Energy's intent to award Massachusetts $25 million in funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to accelerate development of the state's Wind Technology Testing Center and create hundreds of new jobs in the area. The new center will test commercial-sized wind turbine blades to help reduce cost, improve technical advancements and speed deployment of the next generation of wind turbine blades into the marketplace. State Energy

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Secretary Chu: President's Energy Budget Creates Jobs, Restores America's  

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Chu: President's Energy Budget Creates Jobs, Restores Chu: President's Energy Budget Creates Jobs, Restores America's Scientific Leadership and Puts Nation on the Path to Energy Independence Secretary Chu: President's Energy Budget Creates Jobs, Restores America's Scientific Leadership and Puts Nation on the Path to Energy Independence May 7, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington D.C. --- U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today detailed President Barack Obama's $26.4 billion Fiscal Year 2010 budget request for the Department of Energy, highlighting the Administration's commitment to transformational discoveries, breakthrough science, and innovative technologies in the nation's effort to secure reliable, clean, safe and secure energy, create new jobs and fight climate change. While the budget makes important investments in energy independence and job creation, it

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Secretary Chu, Senator Reid, Rep. Berkley Announce Conditional Commitment  

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Chu, Senator Reid, Rep. Berkley Announce Conditional Chu, Senator Reid, Rep. Berkley Announce Conditional Commitment for Loan Guarantee to Fotowatio Solar Project Near Las Vegas, Nevada Secretary Chu, Senator Reid, Rep. Berkley Announce Conditional Commitment for Loan Guarantee to Fotowatio Solar Project Near Las Vegas, Nevada June 2, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington D.C. -- U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Nevada Congresswoman Shelley Berkley today announced the offer of a conditional commitment for a $45.6 million loan guarantee by the Department of Energy to support a 20 megawatt AC photovoltaic (PV) solar generating facility. The project, sponsored by Fotowatio Renewable Ventures, Inc., is being supported by DOE with funding from the 2009 Recovery Act. It will be developed approximately 25 miles northeast of Las

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Secretary Chu's Testimony to Senate Energy and Water Development  

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Chu's Testimony to Senate Energy and Water Development Chu's Testimony to Senate Energy and Water Development Subcommittee Secretary Chu's Testimony to Senate Energy and Water Development Subcommittee April 28, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC -- Secretary Steven Chu testified today before the Senate Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development on current energy policies and future energy goals. His opening statement is below: Chairman Dorgan, Ranking Member Bennett, and Members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to appear before you to discuss our nation's energy policy. We are driven to change our energy habits by several serious challenges. America is highly dependent on oil. Our climate is changing as a result of our carbon emissions. In order to mitigate the considerable risks of climate change, the world must transition to a sustainable energy future,

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Secretary of Energy Chu Congratulates 2012 Chemistry and Physics Nobel  

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Chu Congratulates 2012 Chemistry and Physics Chu Congratulates 2012 Chemistry and Physics Nobel Laureates Secretary of Energy Chu Congratulates 2012 Chemistry and Physics Nobel Laureates October 11, 2012 - 11:08am Addthis NEWS MEDIA CONTACT (202) 586-4940 Washington - Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today congratulated Robert J. Lefkowitz and Brian K. Kobilka for winning the 2012 Nobel Prize in Chemistry "for studies of G-protein-coupled receptors" and Serge Haroche and David J. Wineland for winning the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." Drs. Haroche and Wineland, good friends since the 1980s, have developed methods for manipulating the quantum states of ions and photons that lie at

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Secretaries Chu and Donovan Sign Agreement to Help Working Families  

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Donovan Sign Agreement to Help Working Families Donovan Sign Agreement to Help Working Families Weatherize Their Homes Secretaries Chu and Donovan Sign Agreement to Help Working Families Weatherize Their Homes May 6, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan and U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary Steven Chu today announced an important step forward in the partnership between HUD and DOE to streamline and better coordinate federal weatherization programs. These efforts will make it easier for low-income families to weatherize their homes, saving money for working families and creating tens of thousands of new green jobs. Today, the Secretaries signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to coordinate energy retrofit programs in the American Recovery and

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Secretaries Donovan and Chu Announce Partnership to Help Working...  

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Statement of Secretary Steven Chu on the Nobel Laureate Symposium |  

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Statement of Secretary Steven Chu on the Nobel Laureate Symposium Statement of Secretary Steven Chu on the Nobel Laureate Symposium Statement of Secretary Steven Chu on the Nobel Laureate Symposium May 28, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis The Nobel Laureate Symposium has been a valuable opportunity to collaborate with the world's best scientists on the important energy, economic and climate challenges the world faces. Today's Declaration by the Nobel Laureates reflects the consensus of scientists both that the threat of global warming is real and that it is not yet too late for us to take action to prevent the worst consequences. I'm a scientist, but I'm also now a government official. And while it's not appropriate for me as a government official to join a private petition intended to influence governments, I'm deeply committed to helping the Obama Administration

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Secretary Chu Highlights Recovery Act Cleanup Progress | Department of  

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Highlights Recovery Act Cleanup Progress Highlights Recovery Act Cleanup Progress Secretary Chu Highlights Recovery Act Cleanup Progress March 23, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis OAK RIDGE, TENN. - Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that the Department's Environmental Management program has spent more than $1.5 billion in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds on cleanup projects around the country - 25 percent of the program's total - creating an estimated 14,400 jobs since the start of the Recovery Act. "Because of the Recovery Act, programs around the country have been able to expand, hire and continue our important cleanup work," said Secretary Chu. "These investments have played a key role in helping local economies recover, creating jobs and supporting small businesses in dozens of

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Secretary Chu, NNSA Administrator and the Tennessee Congressional  

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and the Tennessee Congressional and the Tennessee Congressional Delegation Join Local Officials in Dedicating Highly Enriched Uranium Materials Facility at Y-12 Secretary Chu, NNSA Administrator and the Tennessee Congressional Delegation Join Local Officials in Dedicating Highly Enriched Uranium Materials Facility at Y-12 March 22, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis OAK RIDGE, Tenn. - Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today gave the keynote address at a dedication ceremony recognizing the start-up of operations at the nation's new, one of a kind storage facility for weapons-grade uranium. The Highly Enriched Uranium Materials Facility (HEUMF) - the ultra-secure uranium warehouse at the Y-12 National Security Complex - replaces multiple aging buildings with a single state-of-the-art storage facility. Secretary Chu was joined by Representative Zach Wamp from Tennessee's 3rd

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Secretary Chu Tasks Environmental, Industry and State Leaders to Recommend  

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Tasks Environmental, Industry and State Leaders to Tasks Environmental, Industry and State Leaders to Recommend Best Practices for Safe, Responsible Development of America's Onshore Natural Gas Resources Secretary Chu Tasks Environmental, Industry and State Leaders to Recommend Best Practices for Safe, Responsible Development of America's Onshore Natural Gas Resources May 5, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. -- U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced a group of environmental, industry and state regulatory experts who will make recommendations to improve the safety and environmental performance of natural gas hydraulic fracturing from shale formations - harnessing a vital domestic energy resource while ensuring the safety of our drinking water and the health of the environment. President Obama directed Secretary Chu

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Secretary Chu Announces Winners of Student Competition to Promote  

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Winners of Student Competition to Promote Winners of Student Competition to Promote Energy-Efficient Buildings Secretary Chu Announces Winners of Student Competition to Promote Energy-Efficient Buildings March 5, 2012 - 1:03pm Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. -- As part of President Obama's all-of-the-above energy strategy, Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the winners of a competition that challenges collegiate students to develop and present real-world solutions to boost the energy efficiency of buildings across the country. Secretary Chu recognized the winners of the Better Buildings Case Competition, part of the Energy Department's Better Buildings Challenge, at an event at the White House on Friday, March 2, and congratulated them for their efforts to tackle some of the most common and stubborn barriers to improving energy efficiency. The winners included

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Secretary Chu and Vice President Biden Highlight Innovation | Department of  

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Vice President Biden Highlight Innovation Vice President Biden Highlight Innovation Secretary Chu and Vice President Biden Highlight Innovation August 24, 2010 - 9:55am Addthis John Schueler John Schueler Former New Media Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Later Today, Secretary Chu will join Vice President Biden at the White House to unveil a report that offers fresh analysis on how Recovery Act investments are impacting innovation, science and technology. Tune into the video stream below at 10:45 AM EDT to watch as Vice President Biden and Secretary Chu outline how these Recovery Act investments will help make cutting-edge technologies more affordable in the marketplace and in turn spur further economic growth and job creation. You can also send your thoughts and questions directly to the White House

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Secretary Chu Highlights Support for Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency  

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Highlights Support for Clean Energy and Energy Highlights Support for Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency Projects in Indian Country Secretary Chu Highlights Support for Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency Projects in Indian Country November 5, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - Today at the White House Tribal Nations Conference, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu highlighted the Department of Energy's continued commitment to partnering with Native Americans to support the development of clean energy projects on tribal lands that will help reduce energy use, limit carbon pollution, and create new jobs for tribal communities across the country. "The Department of Energy is committed to partnering with tribal communities to help them meet their energy needs through clean energy and energy efficiency technologies," said Secretary Chu. "Clean energy projects

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Energy Secretary Steven Chu Meets with Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle |  

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Meets with Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle Meets with Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle Energy Secretary Steven Chu Meets with Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle March 3, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu met with Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle today about the important investments in the President's American Recovery and Reinvestment Act - investments that will help Wisconsin and other states to create jobs, save families on their energy bills and address the climate crisis. Secretary Chu stressed the important role that state and local governments will play in ensuring that Recovery Act funds are invested quickly, effectively and responsibly. He pledged a close partnership with state and local governments, and promised to reduce unnecessary paperwork and streamline the process so that important investments that will create jobs

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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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Secretary Chu to Travel to India and China to Promote Clean Energy  

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Secretary Chu to Travel to India and China to Promote Clean Energy Secretary Chu to Travel to India and China to Promote Clean Energy Partnerships Secretary Chu to Travel to India and China to Promote Clean Energy Partnerships November 10, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - The Department of Energy announced today that Energy Secretary Steven Chu will travel to India and China from Thursday, November 12 to Wednesday, November 18 as part of the Department's efforts to advance opportunities for international clean energy cooperation. During the China portion of the visit, Secretary Chu will join with President Barack Obama as part of the official White House delegation. "China and India will play central roles in the world's energy future." Secretary Chu said. "By working together we can promote clean energy

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Secretary Chu to Host Secretary of Energy Advisory Board Meeting |  

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January 19, 2011 - 12:00am January 19, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - On Thursday, January 20, 2011, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will host the second meeting of the Secretary of Energy Advisory Board (SEAB). The first meeting of the New Year will focus on the importance of innovation in maintaining global competitiveness. Secretary Chu will begin his remarks at 9:30 AM. Media wishing to attend should contact Niketa Kumar at Niketa.kumar@hq.doe.gov by Wednesday, January 19th by 5 p.m. WHAT: Secretary of Energy Advisory Board Meeting WHEN: Thursday, January 20, 2011 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 1:45 PM - 5:00 PM WHERE: US Department of Energy 1000 Independence Ave Washington, DC 20585 Room: 1E-245 Media contact(s): (202) 586-4940 Addthis Related Articles Secretary Chu to Host Secretary of Energy Advisory Board Meeting

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Energy Secretary Steven Chu Statement on Final Report from Natural Gas  

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Secretary Steven Chu Statement on Final Report from Natural Secretary Steven Chu Statement on Final Report from Natural Gas Subcommittee Energy Secretary Steven Chu Statement on Final Report from Natural Gas Subcommittee August 18, 2011 - 2:31pm Addthis Washington DC --- The Natural Gas Subcommittee of the Secretary Energy Advisory Board today submitted its final 90-day report on recommendations to reduce the environmental impacts from shale gas production to Energy Secretary Steven Chu. Earlier this year, President Obama announced a plan for U.S. energy security in which he instructed the Secretary of Energy to work with other agencies, the natural gas industry, states, and environmental experts to improve the safety of shale gas development. As a result, Secretary Chu charged the Subcommittee with providing recommendations to improve the safety and environmental performance of

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Secretary Chu Congratulates Solar Decathlon Winners | Department of Energy  

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Solar Decathlon Winners Solar Decathlon Winners Secretary Chu Congratulates Solar Decathlon Winners October 1, 2011 - 2:48pm Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today highlighted the Department's historic investment in clean energy technologies in remarks congratulating the 2011 Solar Decathlon winners. The following are the Secretary's remarks as prepared for delivery: Good afternoon, I'm delighted to be a part of today's ceremony. I want to start by thanking everyone who made the 2011 Solar Decathlon possible: Richard King and all of the hardworking employees at the Energy Department and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory; The 800 volunteers who were here to help, come rain or shine; The judges, who donated both their time and skills; and All of our sponsors, whose support is essential to the Solar

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Secretaries Chu and Clinton Praise Energy Cooperation Across the Americas  

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Clinton Praise Energy Cooperation Across the Clinton Praise Energy Cooperation Across the Americas in Joint Op-Ed Secretaries Chu and Clinton Praise Energy Cooperation Across the Americas in Joint Op-Ed April 16, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton praised growing cooperation on energy and climate issues among the nations of the Western Hemisphere in an op-ed published today by the Miami Herald. Their piece also appeared in Spanish in La Opinión and in a number of newspapers across the hemisphere. "The Americas are blessed with talent, ingenuity and resources, and we can go further, faster by working together than by working alone," the Secretaries wrote. "Clean, reliable energy will provide a foundation for broad-based economic growth that will widen the circle of prosperity across

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Secretary Chu Announces $93 Million from Recovery Act to Support Wind  

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Secretary Chu Announces $93 Million from Recovery Act to Support Secretary Chu Announces $93 Million from Recovery Act to Support Wind Energy Projects Secretary Chu Announces $93 Million from Recovery Act to Support Wind Energy Projects April 29, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis GOLDEN, CO - In an ongoing effort to expand domestic renewable energy, U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced plans to provide $93 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to support further development of wind energy in the United States during a visit to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory today. Secretary Chu also announced more than $100 million in funding from the Recovery Act for NREL facility and infrastructure improvements. The funding will leverage the Department of Energy's national laboratories, universities, and the private sector to help improve reliability and

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Secretary Chu to Join Representatives Lofgren and Honda at the...  

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Honda at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory The World's First Free-Electron X-ray Laser Secretary Chu Dedicates World's Most Powerful X-ray Laser Energy Secretary Chu to...

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Secretary Chu: President�s Energy Budget Creates Jobs, Restores  

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Secretary Chu: President�s Energy Budget Creates Jobs, Restores America�s Scientific Leadership and Puts Nation on the Path to Energy Independence Secretary Chu: President�s Energy Budget Creates Jobs, Restores America�s Scientific Leadership and Puts Nation on the Path to Energy Independence Washington D.C. --- U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today detailed President Barack Obama�s $26.4 billion Fiscal Year 2010 budget request for the Department of Energy, highlighting the Administration�s commitment to transformational discoveries, breakthrough science, and innovative technologies in the nation�s effort to secure reliable, clean, safe and secure energy, create new jobs and fight climate change. While the budget makes important investments in energy independence and job creation, it also cuts back on programs that don�t work as well or are no longer needed. �The President�s budget for energy reflects his commitment to ending our dependence on foreign oil, restoring our scientific leadership and putting Americans back to work through investments in a new green energy economy,� Secretary Chu said. �It also demonstrates his commitment to using taxpayer dollars wisely � cutting spending on programs we don�t need so we can make strategic investments in our economic future.�

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Secretary Chu's Statement on Workforce Diversity | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Chu's Statement on Workforce Diversity Secretary Chu's Statement on Workforce Diversity Secretary Chu's Statement on Workforce Diversity October 3, 2011 - 4:54pm Addthis Secretary Chu speaks with Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory employees. | Energy Image Secretary Chu speaks with Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory employees. | Energy Image Secretary Chu Secretary Chu Former Secretary of Energy On August 18, 2011, President Obama issued an Executive Order, "Establishing a Coordinated Government-wide Initiative to Promote Diversity and Inclusion in the Federal Workforce," directing Federal agencies to develop strategic plans to recruit and retain a more diverse workforce. It calls for the Office of Personnel Management, along with the Office of Management and Budget and the Equal Employment Opportunity

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Secretary Chu to Visit Pantex Plant Tomorrow | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Chu to Visit Pantex Plant Tomorrow Secretary Chu to Visit Pantex Plant Tomorrow Secretary Chu to Visit Pantex Plant Tomorrow August 10, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu will visit the Pantex Plant tomorrow, Wednesday, August 11. The Pantex Plant is part of the Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration. In addition to touring the plant, Secretary Chu will participate in briefings with technical experts and participate in an all hands meeting with plant employees. Secretary Chu will be accompanied by NNSA Administrator Tom D'Agostino. Secretary Chu and Administrator D'Agostino will participate in a media availability following the Secretary's visit at 4:15 p.m. For more information on media logistics, contact Brenda Finley at (806)

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Secretaries Chu and Duncan, NSTA Announce New Energy Education Initiative  

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Duncan, NSTA Announce New Energy Education Duncan, NSTA Announce New Energy Education Initiative to Promote Energy Awareness and Efficiency Secretaries Chu and Duncan, NSTA Announce New Energy Education Initiative to Promote Energy Awareness and Efficiency May 24, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu joined with U.S. Department of Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Dr. Francis Eberle, Executive Director of the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), today to announce the launch of a new energy education initiative: America's Home Energy Education Challenge. This initiative is working to educate America's youth about the benefits of energy efficiency, motivate students to play an active role in how their families use energy, and help families across the country save money. The program will encourage

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Readout of Secretary Chu's Middle East trip: Thursday, February 25 |  

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Thursday, February 25 Thursday, February 25 Readout of Secretary Chu's Middle East trip: Thursday, February 25 February 25, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Today, Secretary Chu was in Doha, Qatar, where he began the day by signing a Memorandum of Understanding on Renewable and Alternative Energy with Deputy Prime Minister and Energy & Industry Minister Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah. The agreement provides a framework for bilateral cooperation with the Ministry and other Qatari institutions on clean energy innovation. He then met with Prime Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani. In the afternoon, the Secretary participated in a roundtable focused on renewable energy, hosted by the Qatar National Food Security Program. He then traveled to the Qatar Science and Technology Park (QSTP) where he

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Secretary Chu Announces Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear  

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Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future Secretary Chu Announces Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future January 29, 2010 - 12:57pm Addthis As part of the Obama Administration's commitment to restarting America's nuclear industry, U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced the formation of a Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future to provide recommendations for developing a safe, long-term solution to managing the Nation's used nuclear fuel and nuclear waste. The Commission is being co-chaired by former Congressman Lee Hamilton and former National Security Advisor Brent Scowcroft. In light of the Administration's decision not to proceed with the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository, President Obama has directed Secretary

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Readout of Secretary Chu's Middle East trip: Wednesday, February 24 |  

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Wednesday, February 24 Wednesday, February 24 Readout of Secretary Chu's Middle East trip: Wednesday, February 24 February 24, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Today, Secretary Chu was in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates, where he affirmed the commitment of the United States to building a close relationship with the UAE on clean energy issues. He began the day with a meeting with the Minister of Energy for UAE, Mohammed bin Dha'en el Hamili. He then signed an Implementing Agreement on nuclear energy and nonproliferation with UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Anwar Gargash. The Secretary traveled to the offices of the Masdar Initiative to discuss the work the initiative is doing to diversify the UAE economy and develop global leadership in alternative energy. He was hosted by Dr.

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Secretary Chu Announces Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future  

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Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future Secretary Chu Announces Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future January 29, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - As part of the Obama Administration's commitment to restarting America's nuclear industry, U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced the formation of a Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future to provide recommendations for developing a safe, long-term solution to managing the Nation's used nuclear fuel and nuclear waste. The Commission is being co-chaired by former Congressman Lee Hamilton and former National Security Advisor Brent Scowcroft. In light of the Administration's decision not to proceed with the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository, President Obama has directed Secretary

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $80 Million Investment for Advanced Biofuels  

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80 Million Investment for Advanced 80 Million Investment for Advanced Biofuels Research and Fueling Infrastructure Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $80 Million Investment for Advanced Biofuels Research and Fueling Infrastructure January 13, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the investment of nearly $80 million under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for advanced biofuels research and fueling infrastructure that will help support the development of a clean sustainable transportation sector. The selections announced today - two biofuels consortia for up to $78 million to research algae-based and other advanced biofuels - are part of the Department's continued effort to spur the creation of the domestic bio-industry while creating jobs.

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Secretary Chu Announces Carbon Capture and Storage Simulation Initiative |  

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Carbon Capture and Storage Simulation Carbon Capture and Storage Simulation Initiative Secretary Chu Announces Carbon Capture and Storage Simulation Initiative September 8, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC -U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced today the creation of the Carbon Capture and Storage Simulation Initiative with an investment of up to $40 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The partnership announced today will bring together national laboratories and regional university alliances to collaborate on advancing the science and research related to carbon capture and storage (CCS). The information gained through the partnership will further the Department's effort to develop lower cost, efficient industrial CCS processes. The collaboration also builds upon the Administration's goal to overcome the

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Secretary Chu Announces Carbon Capture and Storage Simulation Initiative |  

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Carbon Capture and Storage Simulation Carbon Capture and Storage Simulation Initiative Secretary Chu Announces Carbon Capture and Storage Simulation Initiative September 8, 2010 - 1:00pm Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced today the creation of the Carbon Capture and Storage Simulation Initiative with an investment of up to $40 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The partnership announced today will bring together national laboratories and regional university alliances to collaborate on advancing the science and research related to carbon capture and storage (CCS). The information gained through this partnership will further the Department's effort to develop lower cost, efficient industrial CCS processes. The partnership also builds upon the Administration's goal to overcome the

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Secretary Chu's Remarks as Prepared for Delivery at the Washington  

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as Prepared for Delivery at the Washington as Prepared for Delivery at the Washington University Commencement Secretary Chu's Remarks as Prepared for Delivery at the Washington University Commencement May 21, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Remarks of Secretary Steven Chu- As Prepared for Delivery Washington University Friday, May 21, 2010 Chancellor Mark Wrighton, the Board of Trustees, faculty, family, and friends here today, thank you for letting me share this wonderful day with you. It is a special privilege to return to the campus where my father began his career as a professor of chemical engineering. To the new graduates: Congratulations on your achievements. This year is the 40th anniversary of my own commencement. I know from personal experience that you will probably not remember what I will have said five years from today. I could stand here and read the phone book -

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Secretary Chu Addresses the International Atomic Energy Agency General  

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Addresses the International Atomic Energy Agency Addresses the International Atomic Energy Agency General Conference Secretary Chu Addresses the International Atomic Energy Agency General Conference September 20, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu addressed the International Atomic Energy Agency's 54th General Conference today in Vienna. His prepared remarks are below: Thank you, Ambassador Enkhsaikhan. Congratulations on your election as President of this Conference. I extend my thanks and appreciation to Director General Mr. Yukiya Amano for his exemplary leadership in his first year. I especially welcome the Director General's initiative to help fight cancer in developing countries. I am honored to represent the United States today, and I want to share a message from President Barack Obama:

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $15 Million for Next Generation  

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Nearly $15 Million for Next Generation Nearly $15 Million for Next Generation Energy-Efficient Lighting Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $15 Million for Next Generation Energy-Efficient Lighting June 7, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced nearly $15 million to support eight new research and development projects that will accelerate the development and deployment of high-efficiency solid-state lighting technologies like LEDs and OLEDs. Light-emitting diodes (LEDs) and organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs) have the potential to be ten times more energy-efficient than conventional incandescent lighting and can last up to 25 times as long. The projects selected today are located in four states across the country and are focused on advancing core R&D goals,

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NETL: News Release - Secretary Chu Announces Six Projects to Convert  

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2, 2010 2, 2010 Secretary Chu Announces Six Projects to Convert Captured CO2 Emissions from Industrial Sources into Useful Products $106 Million Recovery Act Investment Will Reduce CO2 Emissions and Mitigate Climate Change Washington, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the selections of six projects that aim to find ways of converting captured carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from industrial sources into useful products such as fuel, plastics, cement, and fertilizers. Funded with $106 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act -matched with $156 million in private cost-share -today's selections demonstrate the potential opportunity to use CO2 as an inexpensive raw material that can help reduce carbon dioxide emissions while producing useful by-products that Americans can use.

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Secretary Chu Announces $130 Million for Advanced Research Projects |  

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30 Million for Advanced Research Projects 30 Million for Advanced Research Projects Secretary Chu Announces $130 Million for Advanced Research Projects April 20, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that up to $130 million from the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) will be made available to develop five new program areas that could spark critical breakthrough technologies and secure America's energy future. Today's funding opportunity announcement comes two months after ARPA-E announced six of its projects have secured more than $100 million in outside private capital investment - indications that the business community is eager to invest in truly innovative solutions to the country's energy challenges. "ARPA-E is unleashing American innovation to strengthen America's global

133

Secretary Chu Announces Best Buy, Johnson Controls, Pacific Gas and  

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Best Buy, Johnson Controls, Pacific Gas and Best Buy, Johnson Controls, Pacific Gas and Electric, and Veolia to Join National Clean Fleets Partnership Secretary Chu Announces Best Buy, Johnson Controls, Pacific Gas and Electric, and Veolia to Join National Clean Fleets Partnership March 5, 2012 - 12:15pm Addthis INDIANAPOLIS, IN -- Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced that four new corporate partners - Best Buy, Johnson Controls, Pacific Gas and Electric, and Veolia - are joining the Energy Department's National Clean Fleets Partnership, a broad public-private partnership that assists the nation's largest fleet operators in reducing the amount of gasoline and diesel they use nationwide. The new partners announced today join with 14 other major national companies in committing to improve the fuel economy

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Secretary Chu's Remarks at the Harvard University Commencement - As  

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at the Harvard University Commencement - As at the Harvard University Commencement - As Prepared for Delivery Secretary Chu's Remarks at the Harvard University Commencement - As Prepared for Delivery June 4, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Remarks of US Secretary Steven Chu Harvard Commencement Address Thursday, June 4, 2009 Madame President Faust, members of the Harvard Corporation and the Board of Overseers, faculty, family, friends, and, most importantly, today's graduates, thank you for letting me share this wonderful day with you. I am not sure I can live up to the high standards of Harvard Commencement speakers. Last year, JK Rowling, the billionaire novelist, who started as a classics student, graced this podium. The year before, Bill Gates, the mega-billionaire philanthropist and computer nerd, stood here. Today,

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Secretary Chu Announces Latest Efforts to Address Cybersecurity |  

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Latest Efforts to Address Cybersecurity Latest Efforts to Address Cybersecurity Secretary Chu Announces Latest Efforts to Address Cybersecurity September 23, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - Speaking at the inaugural GridWise Global Forum, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the investment of more than $30 million for ten projects that will address cybersecurity issues facing the nation's electric grid. Together, these projects represent a significant investment in addressing cybersecurity issues in the nation's electric infrastructure. Today's announcement supports the Administration's goal of building a 21st Century clean energy economy supported by a secure, reliable, electricity system delivering power to American homes and businesses. "These awards help us make a significant leap forward to strengthen the

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Secretary Chu to Focus on Opportunities for Global Cooperation on Energy,  

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Secretary Chu to Focus on Opportunities for Global Cooperation on Secretary Chu to Focus on Opportunities for Global Cooperation on Energy, Economic and Climate Challenges During 6-Day European Trip Secretary Chu to Focus on Opportunities for Global Cooperation on Energy, Economic and Climate Challenges During 6-Day European Trip May 19, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - The Department of Energy announced today that Energy Secretary Steven Chu will lead the U.S. delegation to the Group of 8 (G8) Energy Ministers' Meeting in Rome from May 23-25. Secretary Chu will meet with top energy leaders from around the world to address global energy security and climate change challenges. During the meeting, the Energy Ministers will discuss new clean energy and energy efficiency technologies, ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions,

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Secretary Chu Announces New Funding and Partnership with Google to Promote  

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Secretary Chu Announces New Funding and Partnership with Google to Secretary Chu Announces New Funding and Partnership with Google to Promote Electric Vehicles Secretary Chu Announces New Funding and Partnership with Google to Promote Electric Vehicles April 19, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - As part of the Obama Administration's efforts to reduce U.S. oil imports by one-third by 2025, Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced new steps underway at the Department of Energy to accelerate the deployment of electric vehicles. This includes the availability of $5 million in new funding for community-based efforts to deploy electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure and charging stations. He also outlined a partnership with Google Inc. and more than 80 EV stakeholders to help consumers find charging stations nationwide. Secretary Chu and

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Secretary Chu Announces More than $57 Million in Recovery Act Funding to  

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Secretary Chu Announces More than $57 Million in Recovery Act Secretary Chu Announces More than $57 Million in Recovery Act Funding to Advance Smart Grid Development Secretary Chu Announces More than $57 Million in Recovery Act Funding to Advance Smart Grid Development July 20, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced delivery of more than $47 million in funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for eight projects to further smart grid demonstration projects in seven states. Secretary Chu also announced $10.5 million in Recovery Act funding available for local governments to develop emergency preparedness plans for their electrical systems. Together, these efforts will help accelerate the development and implementation of a modernized and secure electrical grid, a critical piece in delivering renewable energy to

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Secretary Chu Announces New Efforts to Promote Clean Energy in Tribal  

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Secretary Chu Announces New Efforts to Promote Clean Energy in Secretary Chu Announces New Efforts to Promote Clean Energy in Tribal Communities Secretary Chu Announces New Efforts to Promote Clean Energy in Tribal Communities January 19, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today two new initiatives to promote tribal energy development and continue strengthening the partnership between the Department of Energy and tribal nations. Up to $10 million will be available this year through DOE's Tribal Energy Program to support the evaluation, development and deployment of energy efficiency and renewable energy projects on tribal lands that will help save energy and money, expand the use of renewable energy resources, and promote economic development for tribal communities. Secretary Chu also announced that the Department's Tribal Summit with

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Secretary Chu Announces New Efforts to Promote Clean Energy in Tribal  

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Secretary Chu Announces New Efforts to Promote Clean Energy in Secretary Chu Announces New Efforts to Promote Clean Energy in Tribal Communities Secretary Chu Announces New Efforts to Promote Clean Energy in Tribal Communities January 19, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today two new initiatives to promote tribal energy development and continue strengthening the partnership between the Department of Energy and tribal nations. Up to $10 million will be available this year through DOE's Tribal Energy Program to support the evaluation, development and deployment of energy efficiency and renewable energy projects on tribal lands that will help save energy and money, expand the use of renewable energy resources, and promote economic development for tribal communities. Secretary Chu also announced that the Department's Tribal Summit with

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141

Celebrate Earth Day with Secretary Chu | Department of Energy  

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Celebrate Earth Day with Secretary Chu Celebrate Earth Day with Secretary Chu Celebrate Earth Day with Secretary Chu April 16, 2012 - 5:51pm Q&A What would you ask Secretary Chu about the environmental benefits of transitioning to a clean energy economy? Ask Us Addthis Celebrate Earth Day with Secretary Chu Amanda Scott Amanda Scott Former Managing Editor, Energy.gov How can I participate? Tweet questions @energy with the hashtag #AskEnergy. Email questions to newmedia@hq.doe.gov. This Friday, April 20, at 10:45am ET, join us for a conversation with Secretary Steven Chu on the environmental benefits of transitioning to a clean energy economy. As part of the Energy Department's Earth Day celebrations, Secretary Chu will host a livechat -- taking questions from in-person and online audiences -- which we'll stream on Energy.gov.

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Energy Secretary Steven Chu to Visit Memphis | Department of Energy  

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Energy Secretary Steven Chu to Visit Memphis Energy Secretary Steven Chu to Visit Memphis Energy Secretary Steven Chu to Visit Memphis January 26, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - Tomorrow, January 27th U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu will travel to Memphis, Tenn. to visit Sharp Solar Manufacturing Plant and FedEx Memphis Superhub. The visit comes two days after President Obama outlined in his State of the Union speech his vision for a new clean energy economy. At Sharp Solar, Secretary Chu will review the company's innovative solar manufacturing techniques that provide clean energy power and job creation for Memphis residents. While at FedEx, Secretary Chu will tour the Superhub and participate in an electric vehicle demonstration. Sharp Solar Event WHAT: Secretary Steven Chu Tours Sharp Solar Manufacturing Plant

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Secretary Chu Visits the 2012 North American International Auto Show |  

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Secretary Chu Visits the 2012 North American International Auto Secretary Chu Visits the 2012 North American International Auto Show Secretary Chu Visits the 2012 North American International Auto Show January 12, 2012 - 9:54am Addthis 1 of 10 Energy Secretary Steven Chu with Chrysler Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne. Image: Hantz Leger (Energy Department Contractor) Date taken: 2012-01-10 00:00 2 of 10 Energy Secretary Steven Chu examines the Dodge Dart's four cylinder, 2.4-liter, 184 horsepower engine block. Image: Hantz Leger (Energy Department Contractor) Date taken: 2012-01-10 00:00 3 of 10 Energy Secretary Steven Chu gets behind the wheel of the new 2013 Dodge Dart. Image: Hantz Leger (Energy Department Contractor) Date taken: 2012-01-10 00:00 4 of 10 Energy Secretary Steven Chu examines the interior of the new 2013 Dodge

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NOON TODAY: Chu, Psaki to hold Conference Call on President Obama's  

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NOON TODAY: Chu, Psaki to hold Conference Call on President Obama's NOON TODAY: Chu, Psaki to hold Conference Call on President Obama's Upcoming Events NOON TODAY: Chu, Psaki to hold Conference Call on President Obama's Upcoming Events January 28, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis THE WHITE HOUSE Office of Media Affairs WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Friday, January 28 at noon ET, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and White House Deputy Director of Communications Jen Psaki will hold a conference call with media to preview President Obama's upcoming events next week, and to discuss the importance of investing in innovation and clean energy to put people back to work, grow the economy, and win the future. WHO: Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu White House Deputy Director of Communications Jen Psaki WHAT: Conference call with media on the President's upcoming events and the importance of investing in innovation and clean energy

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Secretary Chu to Host Secretary of Energy Advisory Board Meeting |  

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September 14, 2010 - 12:00am September 14, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - On Thursday, September 16, 2010, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will host his first Secretary of Energy Advisory Board (SEAB) meeting. The inaugural meeting will allow SEAB members to become better acquainted with the Department's policies and the issues that lie ahead. Media wishing to attend should contact Niketa Kumar at niketa.kumar@hq.doe.gov by Wednesday, September 15th by 3 p.m. WHAT: Secretary of Energy Advisory Board Meeting WHEN: Thursday, September 16, 2010 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM WHERE: US Department of Energy 1000 Independence Ave Washington, DC 20585 Room: 1E-245 Follow the Department of Energy on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and Flickr. Follow Secretary Chu on his Facebook page.

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Secretary Chu to Attend FCC Clean Technology Showcase | Department of  

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Secretary Chu to Attend FCC Clean Technology Showcase Secretary Chu to Attend FCC Clean Technology Showcase Secretary Chu to Attend FCC Clean Technology Showcase May 18, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis May 18, 2010 Secretary Chu to Attend FCC Clean Technology Showcase Washington DC - Tomorrow, US Energy Steven Chu and Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski will host a Clean Technology Showcase at FCC Headquarters. A number of leading technology companies will exhibit solutions for smarter grids and homes, as well as for sustainable information and communications technologies. The showcase is free and open to the public. Following the showcase Chairman Genachowski and Secretary Chu will give brief remarks. What: Energy Secretary Steven Chu and FCC Chair Julius Genachowski to tour FCC Clean Technology showcase.

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Secretary Chu's Remarks at the World Renewable Energy Forum Press  

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Chu's Remarks at the World Renewable Energy Forum Press Chu's Remarks at the World Renewable Energy Forum Press Availability - As Prepared for Delivery Secretary Chu's Remarks at the World Renewable Energy Forum Press Availability - As Prepared for Delivery May 16, 2012 - 12:45pm Addthis I want to thank Tom Clark from the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation and Andrew Oliver from RES Americas for joining us. Renewable energy representatives from across the country are gathered in Denver this week because Colorado is helping to lead the way in clean energy. The state is among the leaders in installed solar capacity. It has had a renewable portfolio standard in place for many years. And it's a hub for clean energy manufacturers from GE to Vestas. Today, we want to talk about the importance of Congress taking action to

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Secretary Chu Highlights More Than 1,800 Electric Vehicle Chargers  

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Chu Highlights More Than 1,800 Electric Vehicle Chargers Chu Highlights More Than 1,800 Electric Vehicle Chargers Installed Under the Recovery Act Secretary Chu Highlights More Than 1,800 Electric Vehicle Chargers Installed Under the Recovery Act May 13, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis LOS ANGELES - As part of the Obama Administration's comprehensive plan to address rising gas prices and reduce oil imports one-third by 2025, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced that to date, more than 1,800 electric vehicle chargers have been installed under the Recovery Act. Coulomb Technologies, ECOtality, General Motors and others have been moving forward to install the charging stations as part of the Administration's investments in U.S. electric vehicle manufacturing and alternative vehicle infrastructure. Secretary Chu made the announcement at an event today in

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Secretary Chu Visits ENN Headquarters and Tianjin University | Department  

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Secretary Chu Visits ENN Headquarters and Tianjin University Secretary Chu Visits ENN Headquarters and Tianjin University Secretary Chu Visits ENN Headquarters and Tianjin University July 17, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis TIANJIN, CHINA - On the final day of his trip to China with Commerce Secretary Gary Locke, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu visited ENN Headquarters in Langfang, Hebei Province, where a focus on clean energy generation has led to the creation of thousands of new jobs. Fact sheet on ENN below. On Friday Secretary Chu also delivered remarks at Tianjin University, where his grandfather was Dean and President, and discussed the importance of technological cooperation and codevelopment in addressing the global climate change challenge and furthering economic recovery in both the U.S. and China. Background on Secretary Chu's family connections to Tianjin

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Secretary Chu Offers $117 Million Conditional Commitment for Hawaii Wind  

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Offers $117 Million Conditional Commitment for Hawaii Offers $117 Million Conditional Commitment for Hawaii Wind Power Project Secretary Chu Offers $117 Million Conditional Commitment for Hawaii Wind Power Project March 5, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington DC --- U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced that the Department of Energy has offered a conditional commitment on a $117 million loan guarantee to finance the construction and start-up of an innovative 30 megawatt (MW) wind energy project in Kahuku, Hawaii. Kahuku Wind Power, LLC will install twelve 2.5 MW wind turbine generators along with a battery energy storage system for electricity load stability. The loan guarantee is being supported by funds made available from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. "This investment will create jobs and cut our dependence on oil, while

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Secretary Chu Announces Determination of No Adverse Material Impact for  

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Determination of No Adverse Material Impact Determination of No Adverse Material Impact for Uranium Transfer to Fund Portsmouth Cleanup Secretary Chu Announces Determination of No Adverse Material Impact for Uranium Transfer to Fund Portsmouth Cleanup March 2, 2012 - 4:30pm Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced today that the Department of Energy has issued a determination and market impact analysis authorizing uranium transfers to fund accelerated cleanup activities at the Portsmouth Site in Piketon, Ohio, through the third quarter of calendar year 2013. The Determination finds that the proposed transfer of uranium will not have an adverse material impact on the domestic uranium industries. The determination authorizes the Department to conduct transfers on a quarterly basis, with no more than 450 metric tons (MTU) of natural uranium

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Energy Secretary Chu Announces Five Million Smart Meters Installed  

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Announces Five Million Smart Meters Installed Announces Five Million Smart Meters Installed Nationwide as Part of Grid Modernization Effort Energy Secretary Chu Announces Five Million Smart Meters Installed Nationwide as Part of Grid Modernization Effort June 13, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - At a White House Grid Modernization event today, U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced that more than five million smart meters have been installed nationwide as part of Recovery Act-funded efforts to accelerate modernization of the Nation's electric grid. Smart meters will provide utility companies with greater information about how much electricity is being used throughout their service areas. They will also give consumers access to real-time information about their energy consumption, allowing them to make well-informed decisions about how

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $300 Million Rebate Program to Encourage  

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Nearly $300 Million Rebate Program to Nearly $300 Million Rebate Program to Encourage Purchases of Energy Efficient Appliances Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $300 Million Rebate Program to Encourage Purchases of Energy Efficient Appliances July 14, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the availability of nearly $300 million in funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for state-run rebate programs for consumer purchases of new ENERGY STAR® qualified home appliances. The new program underscores the Obama Administration's commitment to make American homes more energy efficient, while helping to support the nation's economic recovery. "Appliances consume a huge amount of our electricity, so there's enormous potential to both save energy and save families money every month," said

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Energy Secretary Chu Announces Montana Schools Win National Student  

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Montana Schools Win National Student Montana Schools Win National Student Efficiency Competition Energy Secretary Chu Announces Montana Schools Win National Student Efficiency Competition May 2, 2012 - 3:05pm Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced the winners of the America's Home Energy Education Challenge, a national student competition designed to encourage students and their families to take action to start saving money by saving energy. A team of students from five schools in rural Carter County, Montana - Alzeda Elementary School, Carter County High School, Ekalaka Elementary School (K-8th grade), Hammond School (K-8th grade) and Hawks Home School - was declared the national winner for successfully reducing their home energy use by 3.4 percent, working with local utility companies and the community,

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $300 Million Rebate Program to Encourage  

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00 Million Rebate Program to 00 Million Rebate Program to Encourage Purchases of Energy Efficient Appliances Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $300 Million Rebate Program to Encourage Purchases of Energy Efficient Appliances July 14, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the availability of nearly $300 million in funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for state-run rebate programs for consumer purchases of new ENERGY STAR® qualified home appliances. The new program underscores the Obama Administration's commitment to make American homes more energy efficient, while helping to support the nation's economic recovery. "Appliances consume a huge amount of our electricity, so there's enormous potential to both save energy and save families money every month," said

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Secretary Chu Announces Determination of No Adverse Material Impact for  

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Determination of No Adverse Material Impact Determination of No Adverse Material Impact for Uranium Transfer to Fund Portsmouth Cleanup Secretary Chu Announces Determination of No Adverse Material Impact for Uranium Transfer to Fund Portsmouth Cleanup November 12, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - Secretary Chu announced today that the Department of Energy has issued a final determination and market impact study for the proposed uranium transfer to fund accelerated cleanup activities at the Portsmouth Site in Piketon, Ohio, which will create between 800 to 1,000 new jobs for the community. The market review and determination confirms that the proposed transfer of uranium will not have an adverse material impact on the domestic uranium industries. Under the determination, DOE's Office of Environmental Management will be

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Secretary Chu Announces 68 Scientists to Receive Early Career Research  

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68 Scientists to Receive Early Career 68 Scientists to Receive Early Career Research Program Funding Secretary Chu Announces 68 Scientists to Receive Early Career Research Program Funding May 18, 2012 - 3:05pm Addthis News Media Contact (202) 386-4940 WASHINGTON - Underscoring the Obama Administration's commitment to investing in innovation and the American workforce, U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced that 68 scientists from across the nation will receive up to $18.9 million in funding for research grants as part of DOE's Early Career Research Program. The effort, now in its third year, is designed to bolster the nation's scientific workforce by providing support to exceptional researchers during the crucial early career years, when many scientists do their most formative work.

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Secretary Chu Announces More than $155 Million for Industrial Energy  

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More than $155 Million for Industrial More than $155 Million for Industrial Energy Efficiency Projects Secretary Chu Announces More than $155 Million for Industrial Energy Efficiency Projects November 3, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC- Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that the Department of Energy is awarding more than $155 million in funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for 41 industrial energy efficiency projects across the country. These awards include funding for industrial combined heat and power systems, district energy systems for industrial facilities, and grants to support technical and financial assistance to local industry. The industrial sector uses more than 30 percent of U.S. energy and is responsible for nearly 30 percent of U.S. carbon emissions.

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Secretary Chu Announces Completion of Critical Energy Conservation  

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Completion of Critical Energy Conservation Completion of Critical Energy Conservation Appliance Standards Secretary Chu Announces Completion of Critical Energy Conservation Appliance Standards September 1, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that the Department of Energy has completed energy efficiency standards for a critical group of appliances that will together save up to 1.1 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide once in effect. In February 2009, President Obama visited the Department of Energy to emphasize the importance of quickening the pace of energy conservation standards for appliances, while continuing to meet legal and statutory deadlines. Yesterday, the minimum energy efficiency standards for beverage vending machines - the last of the

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Secretary Chu Signs Memorandum of Cooperation with Chilean Energy Minister  

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Signs Memorandum of Cooperation with Chilean Energy Signs Memorandum of Cooperation with Chilean Energy Minister Tokman Secretary Chu Signs Memorandum of Cooperation with Chilean Energy Minister Tokman June 23, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - The Department of Energy announced today that U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Minister Marcelo Tokman of the Chilean National Energy Commission signed a Memorandum of Cooperation to further collaboration between the two nations on a series of energy issues. The Memorandum establishes an institutional framework between Chile and the United States that will facilitate a broader range of cooperation and exchange activities, including U.S. technical expertise to support operations for Chile's new Renewable Energy Center. "Cooperative efforts with partner countries like Chile are critical to

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161

Secretary Chu, NNSA Administrator Congratulate New Los Alamos National  

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Congratulate New Los Alamos Congratulate New Los Alamos National Laboratory Director Charles F. McMillan Secretary Chu, NNSA Administrator Congratulate New Los Alamos National Laboratory Director Charles F. McMillan May 26, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today congratulated Dr. Charles F. McMillan on his appointment as the new director of the National Nuclear Security Administration's Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL). McMillan, who started his career as an experimental physicist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in 1983, was chosen after a rigorous, nationwide selection process that attracted more than 150 applicants. Beginning next month, McMillan will serve as the tenth LANL director and as the President of the Los Alamos National Security, LLC, the management and

162

Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $21 Million in Technical Assistance Projects  

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Announces Nearly $21 Million in Technical Assistance Announces Nearly $21 Million in Technical Assistance Projects to Improve Energy Use in Commercial Buildings Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $21 Million in Technical Assistance Projects to Improve Energy Use in Commercial Buildings November 30, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - During a live online chat at the White House earlier today, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced that 24 projects are receiving a total of $21 million in technical assistance to dramatically reduce the energy used in their commercial buildings. This initiative, supported with funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, will connect commercial building owners and operators with multidisciplinary teams including researchers at DOE's National Laboratories and private sector building experts. The teams will design,

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Secretary Chu Announces $47 Million to Improve Efficiency in Information  

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7 Million to Improve Efficiency in 7 Million to Improve Efficiency in Information Technology and Communications Sectors Secretary Chu Announces $47 Million to Improve Efficiency in Information Technology and Communications Sectors January 6, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that the Department of Energy is awarding $47 million for 14 projects across the country to support the development of new technologies that can improve energy efficiency in the information technology (IT) and communication technology sectors. The data processing, data storage, and telecommunications industries are a crucial part of the American information economy. The rapid growth of these industries has led to an increase in electricity use, but improvements in the sector's energy

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Secretary Chu Announces $256 Million Investment to Improve the Energy  

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56 Million Investment to Improve the 56 Million Investment to Improve the Energy Efficiency of the American Economy Secretary Chu Announces $256 Million Investment to Improve the Energy Efficiency of the American Economy June 1, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced plans to provide $256 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to support energy efficiency improvements in major industrial sectors across the American economy. The funding is targeted at reducing the energy consumption of America's manufacturing and information technology (IT) industries, while creating jobs and stimulating economic growth. These programs will help create manufacturing jobs quickly, along with jobs for technicians and experts who will be needed in the long-term

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Secretary Chu Testimony to Senate Armed Services Committee | Department of  

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Testimony to Senate Armed Services Committee Testimony to Senate Armed Services Committee Secretary Chu Testimony to Senate Armed Services Committee June 17, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC -- Secretary Steven Chu testified today before the Senate Armed Services Committee on the New START Treaty. His prepared testimony is below: Chairman Levin, Ranking Member McCain, and Members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to testify on the Treaty between the United States of America and the Russian Federation on Measures for the Further Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms, known as "New START." In Prague last April, President Obama outlined a comprehensive agenda for addressing nuclear dangers in the 21st century. He pledged to take concrete steps toward a world without nuclear weapons, while maintaining

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Secretary Chu Announces Simulation-Based Engineering User Center |  

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Simulation-Based Engineering User Center Simulation-Based Engineering User Center Secretary Chu Announces Simulation-Based Engineering User Center September 16, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the creation of the Simulation-Based Engineering User Center (SBEUC) that will facilitate collaborative computational research for energy applications. Funded with $20 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the SBEUC will be primarily used for developing and deploying the simulation tools developed under the Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) Simulation Initiative. Through enhanced ability to predict industrial scale performance, the development of the SBEUC will accelerate the research and development of CCS technologies and support the

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Secretary Chu Announces Determination of No Adverse Material Impact for  

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Determination of No Adverse Material Impact Determination of No Adverse Material Impact for Uranium Transfer to Fund Portsmouth Cleanup Secretary Chu Announces Determination of No Adverse Material Impact for Uranium Transfer to Fund Portsmouth Cleanup March 2, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced today that the Department of Energy has issued a determination and market impact analysis authorizing uranium transfers to fund accelerated cleanup activities at the Portsmouth Site in Piketon, Ohio, through the third quarter of calendar year 2013. The Determination finds that the proposed transfer of uranium will not have an adverse material impact on the domestic uranium industries. The determination authorizes the Department to conduct transfers on a quarterly basis, with no more than 450 metric tons (MTU) of natural uranium

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Secretary Chu's Remarks for an Auto Loan Announcement in Michigan |  

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for an Auto Loan Announcement in Michigan for an Auto Loan Announcement in Michigan Secretary Chu's Remarks for an Auto Loan Announcement in Michigan June 23, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Auto Loan Announcement Secretary Steven Chu Tuesday, June 23, 2009 The American innovation engine, when revved up, is without question, the greatest in the world. Today, we are putting that engine into gear and the pedal to the floor. I'm pleased to announce $8 billion in conditional loan agreements that will drive innovation in fuel efficiency and help revolutionize the auto industry in America. This package includes $5.9 billion to help Ford Motor Company transform factories in five states, including Michigan. These loans will help the auto industry meet and even exceed the President's tough new fuel economy standards, while creating jobs, reducing

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Secretary Chu Joins with World Leaders to Sign International Partnership  

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Joins with World Leaders to Sign International Joins with World Leaders to Sign International Partnership for Energy Efficiency Cooperation Secretary Chu Joins with World Leaders to Sign International Partnership for Energy Efficiency Cooperation May 24, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis The Department of Energy announced today that U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu joined with top energy leaders from around the world to launch the International Partnership for Energy Efficiency Cooperation (IPEEC). As part of the Group of 8 (G8) Energy Ministers Meeting in Rome this weekend, G8 members and other interested countries took steps to accelerate the implementation of energy efficient measures in their economies. IPEEC signatories included members of the G8 - Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom, and the United States,

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Secretary Chu Announces $30 Million for Research Competition to Develop  

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$30 Million for Research Competition to $30 Million for Research Competition to Develop Next Generation Energy Storage Technologies Secretary Chu Announces $30 Million for Research Competition to Develop Next Generation Energy Storage Technologies April 11, 2012 - 12:21pm Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - Underscoring President Obama's commitment to energy security for America's warfighters, and to a sustained, comprehensive strategy to ensure a secure energy future for all Americans, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced a $30 million research competition that will engage our country's brightest scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs in improving the performance and safety of energy storage devices, including hybrid energy storage modules being developed by the Department of Defense for military applications.

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Secretary Chu Congratulates the National Renewable Energy Lab on 2011  

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the National Renewable Energy Lab on the National Renewable Energy Lab on 2011 GreenGov Presidential Award Secretary Chu Congratulates the National Renewable Energy Lab on 2011 GreenGov Presidential Award November 1, 2011 - 6:16pm Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today congratulated the National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) on winning the 2011 GreenGov Presidential Award for Green Innovation. NREL's Green Data Center was recognized for its innovative design that minimizes its energy footprint and reduces costs, without compromising service quality. Announced this morning by the White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ), the GreenGov Presidential Awards celebrate extraordinary achievement in the pursuit of President Obama's Executive Order on Federal Leadership

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Secretary Chu Announces More Stringent Appliance Standards for Home Water  

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Stringent Appliance Standards for Home Stringent Appliance Standards for Home Water Heaters and Other Heating Products Secretary Chu Announces More Stringent Appliance Standards for Home Water Heaters and Other Heating Products April 1, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that the Department has finalized higher energy efficiency standards for a key group of heating appliances that will together save consumers up to $10 billion and prevent up to 164 million metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions over 30 years. These new standards - for residential water heaters, pool heaters and direct heating equipment such as gas fireplaces - will reduce air pollution, prevent the release of harmful nitrogen oxides and mercury, and avoid emissions equivalent to taking 46 million cars off

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Secretary Chu Announces New Institute to Help Scientists Improve Massive  

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New Institute to Help Scientists Improve New Institute to Help Scientists Improve Massive Data Set Research on DOE Supercomputers Secretary Chu Announces New Institute to Help Scientists Improve Massive Data Set Research on DOE Supercomputers March 29, 2012 - 2:48pm Addthis Washington D.C. - Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced $5 million to establish the Scalable Data Management, Analysis and Visualization (SDAV) Institute as part of the Obama Administration's "Big Data Research and Development Initiative," which was announced this morning and takes aim at improving the nation's ability to extract knowledge and insights from large and complex collections of digital data. Led by the Energy Department's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, the SDAV Institute will bring together the expertise of six national laboratories

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Secretary Chu Announces Nuclear Energy University Program Awards |  

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Nuclear Energy University Program Awards Nuclear Energy University Program Awards Secretary Chu Announces Nuclear Energy University Program Awards June 16, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced nearly $9 million in awards to support the next generation of American nuclear energy development. Under the Nuclear Energy Universities Program, the Department of Energy will provide $2.9 million in scholarships and fellowships to 86 U.S. nuclear science and engineering (NS&E) students, and will offer more than $6 million in grants to 29 U.S. universities and colleges in 23 states. The Nuclear Energy University Program (NEUP) supports the country's nuclear energy research infrastructure at schools across the country, while attracting high-quality undergraduate and graduate students into nuclear

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Secretary Chu Announces Two Million Smart Grid Meters Installed Nationwide  

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Two Million Smart Grid Meters Installed Two Million Smart Grid Meters Installed Nationwide Secretary Chu Announces Two Million Smart Grid Meters Installed Nationwide August 31, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Columbus, OH - At an event today at Battelle headquarters in Columbus, Ohio, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced that two million smart grid meters have been installed across the country, helping to reduce energy costs for families and businesses. As a result of funding from the Recovery Act, smart grid technology is speeding the modernization of the nation's electrical grid, helping to reduce the amount of time needed to respond to energy disruptions and enable consumers to monitor their energy consumption and costs. So far, more than 180,000 smart meters have been installed in Ohio. "As a result of an unprecedented investment from the Recovery Act, smart

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Secretary Chu in Scotland | Department of Energy  

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in Scotland in Scotland Secretary Chu in Scotland November 3, 2010 - 4:24pm Addthis John Schueler John Schueler Former New Media Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Secretary Chu is in Europe this week participating in a series of meetings and events across Scotland and Ireland. Yesterday, he toured the research facilities at Strathclyde University in Glasgow, Scotland. Scotland has set aggressive targets for renewable energy -- 80 percent by 2020 -- which presents challenges in integrating the power into the grid and managing the variable nature of wind power. Strathclyde University is playing a major role in addressing those challenges by improving technologies and training the next generation of scientists and engineers who will help Scotland harness its immense offshore wind and wave power

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Secretary Chu Announces Up To $55 Million in Funding to Develop Advanced  

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Secretary Chu Announces Up To $55 Million in Funding to Develop Secretary Chu Announces Up To $55 Million in Funding to Develop Advanced Carbon Capture Technology at Existing Coal-Fired Power Plants Secretary Chu Announces Up To $55 Million in Funding to Develop Advanced Carbon Capture Technology at Existing Coal-Fired Power Plants October 13, 2009 - 1:00pm Addthis Washington, DC -- U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that $55 million will be made available to develop advanced technologies that can capture carbon dioxide from flue gases at existing power plants so that the greenhouse gas may be sequestered or put to beneficial use. The funding announced today is a direct investment in carbon capture and storage related technologies that will support the Obama Administration's effort to help mitigate the effects of CO2 - a major greenhouse gas and contributor

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Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on New Clean Energy Manufacturing  

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Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on New Clean Energy Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on New Clean Energy Manufacturing Facility in Upstate New York Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on New Clean Energy Manufacturing Facility in Upstate New York October 14, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu issued the following statement on today's announcement by Universal Display Corporation (UDC) that the company has selected Canandaigua, New York for the site of a new clean energy facility to manufacture next generation lighting technologies. "This is another example of how Recovery Act investments are creating jobs and building new industries here in the U.S. Today's announcement puts Upstate New York at the forefront of clean energy manufacturing. This region will be on the cutting edge of a growing industry producing the next

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Secretary Chu Announces Up to $55 Million in Funding to Develop Advanced  

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Secretary Chu Announces Up to $55 Million in Funding to Develop Secretary Chu Announces Up to $55 Million in Funding to Develop Advanced Carbon Capture Technology at Existing Coal-Fired Power Plants Secretary Chu Announces Up to $55 Million in Funding to Develop Advanced Carbon Capture Technology at Existing Coal-Fired Power Plants October 13, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that $55 million will be made available to develop advanced technologies that can capture carbon dioxide from flue gases at existing power plants so that the greenhouse gas may be sequestered or put to beneficial use. The funding announced today is a direct investment in carbon capture and storage related technologies that will support the Obama Administration's effort to help mitigate the effects of CO2 - a major greenhouse gas and contributor

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Secretary Chu Announces Up to $55 Million in Funding to Develop Advanced  

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Secretary Chu Announces Up to $55 Million in Funding to Develop Secretary Chu Announces Up to $55 Million in Funding to Develop Advanced Carbon Capture Technology at Existing Coal-Fired Power Plants Secretary Chu Announces Up to $55 Million in Funding to Develop Advanced Carbon Capture Technology at Existing Coal-Fired Power Plants October 13, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that $55 million will be made available to develop advanced technologies that can capture carbon dioxide from flue gases at existing power plants so that the greenhouse gas may be sequestered or put to beneficial use. The funding announced today is a direct investment in carbon capture and storage related technologies that will support the Obama Administration's effort to help mitigate the effects of CO2 - a major greenhouse gas and contributor

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Secretary Chu Visits the 2012 North American International Auto Show |  

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Chu Visits the 2012 North American International Auto Chu Visits the 2012 North American International Auto Show Secretary Chu Visits the 2012 North American International Auto Show January 12, 2012 - 9:54am Addthis 1 of 10 Energy Secretary Steven Chu with Chrysler Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne. Image: Hantz Leger (Energy Department Contractor) Date taken: 2012-01-10 00:00 2 of 10 Energy Secretary Steven Chu examines the Dodge Dart's four cylinder, 2.4-liter, 184 horsepower engine block. Image: Hantz Leger (Energy Department Contractor) Date taken: 2012-01-10 00:00 3 of 10 Energy Secretary Steven Chu gets behind the wheel of the new 2013 Dodge Dart. Image: Hantz Leger (Energy Department Contractor) Date taken: 2012-01-10 00:00 4 of 10 Energy Secretary Steven Chu examines the interior of the new 2013 Dodge Dart. Image: Hantz Leger (Energy Department Contractor)

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Statement of Secretaries Salazar and Chu on the Permanent Plugging of  

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Secretaries Salazar and Chu on the Permanent Plugging Secretaries Salazar and Chu on the Permanent Plugging of Macondo well Statement of Secretaries Salazar and Chu on the Permanent Plugging of Macondo well September 19, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and Energy Secretary Steven Chu today issued the following statement regarding the permanent plugging of BP's Macondo well. "With the successful first intercept by the relief well and our confirmation through pressure tests that the cement plugs are secure, we can now declare BP's Macondo well effectively dead. At the direction of President Obama and under the leadership of National Incident Commander Thad Allen, we have worked tirelessly and relentlessly as a US Team to reach this point and to provide oversight and direction to the source

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Energy Secretary Chu to visit Cincinnati and Massillon, Ohio | Department  

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Energy Secretary Chu to visit Cincinnati and Massillon, Ohio Energy Secretary Chu to visit Cincinnati and Massillon, Ohio Energy Secretary Chu to visit Cincinnati and Massillon, Ohio October 14, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will travel to Ohio on Thursday and Friday to visit Cincinnati and Massillon. On Thursday, Secretary Chu will be joined by Congressman Steve Driehaus at the Cincinnati State Technical and Community College to learn about the school's workforce training efforts in renewable energy, energy audit, and sustainable building, and participate in a demonstration of a home energy audit. On Friday, Secretary Chu will travel to Massillon where he will tour Shearer's Food, the first LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum Food Manufacturing Plant, with Congressman John Boccieri.

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Solar Decathlon Update from Secretary Chu | Department of Energy  

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Decathlon Update from Secretary Chu Decathlon Update from Secretary Chu Solar Decathlon Update from Secretary Chu Addthis Description Secretary Steven Chu provides his insights on the 2009 Solar Decathlon in Washington, DC Speakers Secretary Steven Chu Duration 1:41 Topic Solar Decathlon Credit Energy Department Video SECRETARY OF ENERGY STEVEN CHU: So hi, Facebook fans. I'm here on the Mall in Washington, D.C. What we have is a solar decathlon, universities competing to see who makes the most efficient house, the most - the best solar house, ones that have the best renewable resources and recycling - very, very exciting because these are projects that are student-run, and the students are remarkable. They've gotten together. They're applying high technology. They're learning about fundraising.

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MEDIA BRIEFING CONFERENCE CALL: Secretary Chu to Host Solar Energy  

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MEDIA BRIEFING CONFERENCE CALL: Secretary Chu to Host Solar Energy MEDIA BRIEFING CONFERENCE CALL: Secretary Chu to Host Solar Energy Conference Call MEDIA BRIEFING CONFERENCE CALL: Secretary Chu to Host Solar Energy Conference Call February 4, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON -TOMORROW, February 4, 2011, Secretary Steven Chu will join with Richard Swanson, President Emeritus of SunPower Corp., to host a media conference call to announce new funding for solar technology and manufacturing projects. Secretary Chu will also release additional details about the Department's SunShot initiative. WHO: Secretary of Energy Steven Chu Richard Swanson, President Emeritus, SunPower Corp. WHEN: Friday, February 4, 2011 12:45 PM EST HOW: For call-in information, interested media should RSVP to Ebony Meeks at ebony.meeks@hq.doe.gov Media contact(s):

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Four Years of Leadership with Secretary Chu | Department of Energy  

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Four Years of Leadership with Secretary Chu Four Years of Leadership with Secretary Chu Four Years of Leadership with Secretary Chu Addthis President Obama Visits the Energy Department 1 of 21 President Obama Visits the Energy Department President Obama talks with Energy Secretary Steven Chu at Energy Department headquarters. Image: Energy Department Date taken: 2009-02-05 13:08 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit 2011 2 of 21 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit 2011 Steven Chu, Secretary, United States Department of Energy, and Dr. Arun Majumdar, Director, ARPA-E, tour the Summit's Technology Showcase. Image: Ken Shipp, Energy Department Date taken: 2011-02-28 17:36 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit 2011 3 of 21 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit 2011 Steven Chu, Secretary, United States Department of Energy holds an

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Secretary Chu Congratulates FY 2011 Small Business Award Winners |  

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Secretary Chu Congratulates FY 2011 Small Business Award Winners Secretary Chu Congratulates FY 2011 Small Business Award Winners Secretary Chu Congratulates FY 2011 Small Business Award Winners June 29, 2012 - 2:57pm Addthis Secretary Chu presents the FY 2011 Small Business Award Winners at an award ceremony yesterday at the Energy Department headquarters in Washington, DC. | Energy Department photo. Secretary Chu presents the FY 2011 Small Business Award Winners at an award ceremony yesterday at the Energy Department headquarters in Washington, DC. | Energy Department photo. Dot Harris Dot Harris The Honorable Dot Harris, Director, Office of Economic Impact and Diversity "You are limited only by your imagination, by your courage" Secretary Steven Chu The Energy Department had the pleasure of publicly recognizing the FY 2011

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1-21-10_Final_Testimony_(Secretary_Chu).pdf  

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Steven Chu Steven Chu Secretary of Energy Before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources United States Senate January 21, 2009 Chairman Bingaman, Ranking Member Murkowski, Members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to testify today. For the past several months, Congress has considered various energy bills, including comprehensive energy and climate legislation. As part of that process, industries and groups have spoken up to promote and defend their interests. I am concerned, however, that an important part of this discussion has been missing. I am concerned that we have not adequately focused on the importance of research and development of new energy technologies. Today, I am here to speak up for clean energy R&D. Investment in energy R&D will drive innovation across the economy and

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Secretary Chu Announces $620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration...  

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620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration and Energy Storage Projects: Recovery Act Funding Will Upgrade the Electrical Grid, Save Energy, and Create Jobs Secretary Chu Announces...

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Secretary Chu Stresses Global Cooperation on Energy, Economic...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

the opportunity for global cooperation Secretary Chu has discussed is the development of carbon capture and sequestration technology from coal-fired power plants that can...

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Readout of Secretary Chu's Bilateral Meetings at the Energy and...  

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Indexed Site

affecting the U.S. and Canada, including investments in energy efficiency and clean fossil fuels. Secretary Chu also attended a bilateral meeting with the Chilean Minister of...

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Secretary Chu Tasks Environmental, Industry and State Leaders...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

to Recommend Best Practices for Safe, Responsible Development of America's Onshore Natural Gas Resources Secretary Chu Tasks Environmental, Industry and State Leaders to...

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Secretary Chu to Appear This Sunday on ABC's Extreme Makeover...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

Related Articles 'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' Builds Efficiently Teaching Them to Fish ... for Energy Efficiency Secretary Chu to Give Keynote Address at World Forum on...

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Secretary Chu Joins 7 Other Agencies in Launching Renewable Energy...  

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Joins 7 Other Agencies in Launching Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Export Initiative Secretary Chu Joins 7 Other Agencies in Launching Renewable Energy and Energy...

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Secretary Chu Announces $256 Million Investment to Improve the...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

56 Million Investment to Improve the Energy Efficiency of the American Economy Secretary Chu Announces 256 Million Investment to Improve the Energy Efficiency of the American...

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Secretary Chu Speaks at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory  

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On Friday, August 24, 2012, Secretary Chu gave a speech commemorating the 50th Anniversary of SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory. You can find the powerpoint presentation below.

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $15 Million for Next Generation...  

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Secretary Chu. "These next-generation lighting technologies have the potential to transform the way we light our homes and businesses and generate enormous energy and cost...

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Secretary Chu Visits Russian Seaport, Checks Out Second Line...  

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ports, border crossings and airports around the world. During Secretary Chu's visit to Russia this week, he will help build on our international collaboration by touring the St....

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $50 Million of Recovery Act Funding...  

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Indexed Site

Nearly 50 Million of Recovery Act Funding to Accelerate Deployment of Geothermal Heat Pumps Secretary Chu Announces Nearly 50 Million of Recovery Act Funding to...

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $50 Million of Recovery Act Funding...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

50 Million of Recovery Act Funding to Accelerate Deployment of Geothermal Heat Pumps Secretary Chu Announces Nearly 50 Million of Recovery Act Funding to Accelerate Deployment of...

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Energy Secretary Chu Announces $148 million in Recovery Act Funding...  

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48 million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in New York Energy Secretary Chu Announces 148 million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in New York...

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Energy Secretary Chu Announces $384 Million in Recovery Act Funding...  

Energy Savers [EERE]

384 Million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in New Mexico Energy Secretary Chu Announces 384 Million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in New...

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Secretary Chu Announces up to $184 Million Available for Advanced...  

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leads the world in the development of advanced vehicle technologies that support cost-competitive, convenient, and comfortable fuel-efficient vehicles," said Secretary Chu....

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Secretary Chu Announces 150 Students to Receive Graduate Fellowships...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

150 Students to Receive Graduate Fellowships in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Secretary Chu Announces 150 Students to Receive Graduate Fellowships in Science, Mathematics...

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Secretary Chu Announces Second Round of "America's Next Top Energy...  

Energy Savers [EERE]

Second Round of "America's Next Top Energy Innovator" on One Year Anniversary of the White House Startup America Initiative Secretary Chu Announces Second Round of "America's...

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Secretary Chu: President's Energy Budget Creates Jobs, Restores...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

our scientific leadership and putting Americans back to work through investments in a new green energy economy," Secretary Chu said. "It also demonstrates his commitment to using...

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TOMORROW: Secretaries Chu and Salazar to Make Major Renewable Energy  

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TOMORROW: Secretaries Chu and Salazar to Make Major Renewable TOMORROW: Secretaries Chu and Salazar to Make Major Renewable Energy Announcement TOMORROW: Secretaries Chu and Salazar to Make Major Renewable Energy Announcement December 15, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC --- Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar will hold a news media teleconference tomorrow, Thursday, December 16, 2010 to make a major announcement regarding renewable energy development on public lands in the West. Credentialed media may participate in the 1:00 p.m. Eastern conference call by dialing 1-800-857-9733 and entering the access code ENERGY. WHO: Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior Robert Abbey, Director of the Bureau of Land Management WHAT: Renewable Energy News Conference Call

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Secretary Chu Gets His Green On | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Chu Gets His Green On Secretary Chu Gets His Green On Secretary Chu Gets His Green On October 25, 2010 - 1:32pm Addthis Amy Foster Parish It's not every day that you get to ask a question about home energy efficiency of a Nobel Prize winning physicist who also just happens to be the current Secretary of Energy. But not long ago, a few lucky folks got to do just that. Earlier this month, Secretary of Energy Dr. Steven Chu invited regular folks to submit their questions on home energy efficiency to the Department of Energy via Facebook, Twitter, YouTube video, carrier pigeon, or whatever means they could. The incentive? A few questions would be chosen to receive a personal response from the Secretary himself. And, just a few weeks ago, Secretary Chu sat down and answered those questions.

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Secretary Chu Gets His Green On | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Chu Gets His Green On Secretary Chu Gets His Green On Secretary Chu Gets His Green On October 25, 2010 - 1:32pm Addthis Amy Foster Parish It's not every day that you get to ask a question about home energy efficiency of a Nobel Prize winning physicist who also just happens to be the current Secretary of Energy. But not long ago, a few lucky folks got to do just that. Earlier this month, Secretary of Energy Dr. Steven Chu invited regular folks to submit their questions on home energy efficiency to the Department of Energy via Facebook, Twitter, YouTube video, carrier pigeon, or whatever means they could. The incentive? A few questions would be chosen to receive a personal response from the Secretary himself. And, just a few weeks ago, Secretary Chu sat down and answered those questions.

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Readout of Secretary Chu's Visit to New York and New Jersey | Department  

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Chu's Visit to New York and New Jersey Chu's Visit to New York and New Jersey Readout of Secretary Chu's Visit to New York and New Jersey November 5, 2012 - 5:54pm Addthis NEWS MEDIA CONTACT (202) 586-4940 LONG ISLAND, N.Y.- Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today traveled to New York and New Jersey, where he met with state and local leaders and industry officials to discuss ongoing response and recovery efforts to Hurricane Sandy. Secretary Chu reiterated the ongoing support of the Department of Energy, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and the rest of the federal family as local communities continue to respond to and recover from the storm. Photos from the trip are available HERE. "The President has made clear that our top priority continues to be making sure we are supporting local efforts to get the power back on,

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Secretary Chu Congratulates DOE-Supported Researcher on 2011 Nobel Prize in  

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Chu Congratulates DOE-Supported Researcher on 2011 Nobel Chu Congratulates DOE-Supported Researcher on 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics Secretary Chu Congratulates DOE-Supported Researcher on 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics October 4, 2011 - 4:43pm Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today congratulated Saul Perlmutter, a physicist at DOE's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) and a professor of physics at the University of California at Berkeley, for winning the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics "for the discovery of the accelerating expansion of the Universe through observations of distant supernovae." "I offer my congratulations to Dr. Perlmutter and the entire Berkeley Lab team for their extraordinary contributions to science, which are being recognized with the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics," said Secretary Chu, who

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Secretary Chu Highlights All-of-the-Above Energy Strategy in Senate Budget  

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Chu Highlights All-of-the-Above Energy Strategy in Senate Chu Highlights All-of-the-Above Energy Strategy in Senate Budget Testimony Secretary Chu Highlights All-of-the-Above Energy Strategy in Senate Budget Testimony February 16, 2012 - 11:25am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today detailed President Barack Obama's $27.2 billion Fiscal Year 2013 budget request in testimony before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. In his first hearing since the FY13 budget request was sent to Congress, Secretary Chu emphasized the President's commitment to an all-of-the-above energy strategy that includes critical investments in innovation, in the job-creating clean energy technologies, and in our national security strategy. The budget request for the Department is part of the President's

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Secretary Chu Speaks at Washington Post Live | Department of Energy  

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Chu Speaks at Washington Post Live Chu Speaks at Washington Post Live Secretary Chu Speaks at Washington Post Live November 3, 2011 - 9:12am Addthis Secretary Chu Secretary Chu Former Secretary of Energy Secretary Chu's remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the Washington Post Smart Energy Conference. Thank you, Mary [Jordan], for that kind introduction. While the focus of this conference is on the future of energy, I want to start with some lessons from America's past. On a windy day at Kitty Hawk on December 17, 1903, the Wright Brothers launched the world's first powered airplane to achieve human flight - and with it, a whole new industry. For the next several years, they led the world. What is less appreciated is that the United States lost the technology lead in airplanes by the beginning of World War I. Although the

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Secretary Chu's Nobel Prize Winning Research Unexpectedly Addressing  

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Secretary Chu's Nobel Prize Winning Research Unexpectedly Secretary Chu's Nobel Prize Winning Research Unexpectedly Addressing Global Water Challenge Secretary Chu's Nobel Prize Winning Research Unexpectedly Addressing Global Water Challenge September 22, 2011 - 2:41pm Addthis Secretary Chu participating at the recent International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Scientific Forum in Vienna, Austria | Photo courtesy of Dean Calma/IAEA Secretary Chu participating at the recent International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Scientific Forum in Vienna, Austria | Photo courtesy of Dean Calma/IAEA Keri Fulton Public Affairs Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Decades ago, Steven Chu, a young researcher at Bell Labs working on atomic physics, developed a method to use lasers to trap individual atoms. In 1997, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for this research.

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Secretary Chu's Nobel Prize Winning Research Unexpectedly Addressing  

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Secretary Chu's Nobel Prize Winning Research Unexpectedly Secretary Chu's Nobel Prize Winning Research Unexpectedly Addressing Global Water Challenge Secretary Chu's Nobel Prize Winning Research Unexpectedly Addressing Global Water Challenge September 22, 2011 - 2:41pm Addthis Secretary Chu participating at the recent International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Scientific Forum in Vienna, Austria | Photo courtesy of Dean Calma/IAEA Secretary Chu participating at the recent International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Scientific Forum in Vienna, Austria | Photo courtesy of Dean Calma/IAEA Keri Fulton Public Affairs Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Decades ago, Steven Chu, a young researcher at Bell Labs working on atomic physics, developed a method to use lasers to trap individual atoms. In 1997, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for this research.

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Watch it Live at 1pm: Secretary Chu Talks "Sputnik Moment" at Press Club |  

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Watch it Live at 1pm: Secretary Chu Talks "Sputnik Moment" at Press Watch it Live at 1pm: Secretary Chu Talks "Sputnik Moment" at Press Club Watch it Live at 1pm: Secretary Chu Talks "Sputnik Moment" at Press Club November 29, 2010 - 11:39am Addthis At 1pm ET today, Secretary Chu will deliver a speech at the National Press Club in DC calling on the United States to sharply accelerate innovations in clean energy -- citing China and other countries' recent advances in clean technology as a critical "Sputnik Moment" for the U.S. The event will begin at 12:30, and Chu will deliver his remarks at 1, followed by a question and answer session. You'll be able to watch live online here. UPDATE: Follow along with Secretary Chu's "Energy Race/Sputnik Moment" powerpoint as he talks live at the Press Club right now. (PDF) , (PPT)

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Secretaries Chu and Salazar Lead Administration Team Offering...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

and other engineers and scientists involved in finding solutions to cap the flow of oil and contain the spill. Secretary Salazar and Secretary Chu conferred at the BP Command...

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'he Honorable Steven Chu, Secretary U  

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9,2009 9,2009 'he Honorable Steven Chu, Secretary U n i t e d States Department of Energy 1000 Independence Avenue, Southwest Washington, D.C. 20585 RE: State Enetgy Program Assurances Dear Secmtary Chu: As a condition of feceiving aur State's share of the $3.1 billion funding for the S t a t e Energy Program ("SEP") under the Americm.Recovery and Renewal Act of 2009 ((PL 11 1-5 (Feb. 17,2009)) ("ARRA"), I a m providing the following assurances. I I (1) With respect to Section 410(a)(1) of the ARRA, the North Carolina Utilities Commission has assured me that, for the two largest natural gas utilities and for the two largest electric utilities over which it has ratemaking authority, the Commission has already begun, and in the case of the natural gas utilities, completed, proceedings to implement a general

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Secretary Chu Announces Up To $154 Million for NRG Energy's Carbon Capture  

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Secretary Chu Announces Up To $154 Million for NRG Energy's Carbon Secretary Chu Announces Up To $154 Million for NRG Energy's Carbon Capture and Storage Project in Texas Secretary Chu Announces Up To $154 Million for NRG Energy's Carbon Capture and Storage Project in Texas March 9, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced today that a project with NRG Energy has been selected to receive up to $154 million, including funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Located in Thompsons, TX, the post-combustion capture and sequestration project will demonstrate advanced technology to reduce emissions of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide. It will also assist with enhanced oil recovery efforts from a nearby oil field. "Advancing our carbon capture and storage technology will create new jobs

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Secretary Chu Announces $2.4 billion in Funding for Carbon Capture and  

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Secretary Chu Announces $2.4 billion in Funding for Carbon Capture Secretary Chu Announces $2.4 billion in Funding for Carbon Capture and Storage Projects Secretary Chu Announces $2.4 billion in Funding for Carbon Capture and Storage Projects May 15, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced at the National Coal Council that $2.4 billion from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act will be used to expand and accelerate the commercial deployment of carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology. The funding is part of the Obama Administration's ongoing effort to develop technologies to reduce the emission of carbon dioxide, a major greenhouse gas and contributor to global climate change, into the atmosphere while creating new jobs. "To prevent the worst effects of climate change, we must accelerate our

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Secretary Chu Announces Major New Recovery Act Milestone: 300,000 Homes  

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Secretary Chu Announces Major New Recovery Act Milestone: 300,000 Secretary Chu Announces Major New Recovery Act Milestone: 300,000 Homes Weatherized Secretary Chu Announces Major New Recovery Act Milestone: 300,000 Homes Weatherized January 19, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced that states and territories across the country have now weatherized more than 300,000 low-income homes under the Recovery Act, a major milestone in the Department's efforts to reduce home energy bills for families. This means that states are now more than 50 percent of the way toward meeting President Obama's goal of weatherizing approximately 600,000 homes under the Recovery Act. The weatherization program is helping families save money on their energy bills by improving home energy efficiency with

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Secretary Chu Announces up to $30 Million for Research to Advance the Next  

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Secretary Chu Announces up to $30 Million for Research to Advance Secretary Chu Announces up to $30 Million for Research to Advance the Next Generation of Biofuels Secretary Chu Announces up to $30 Million for Research to Advance the Next Generation of Biofuels December 14, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced the Department is now accepting applications for up to $30 million in total funding for small-scale process integration projects that support the development of advanced biofuels that will be able to replace gasoline or diesel without requiring special upgrades or changes to the vehicle or fueling infrastructure. This announcement is part of the Obama Administration's continuing commitment to accelerating R&D to develop a more sustainable transportation system, lower our dependence on foreign

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Statement of Secretary Steven Chu on President Obama's Decision on Stem  

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of Secretary Steven Chu on President Obama's Decision on of Secretary Steven Chu on President Obama's Decision on Stem Cell Research Statement of Secretary Steven Chu on President Obama's Decision on Stem Cell Research March 9, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - Energy Secretary Steven Chu made the following statement regarding President Obama's decision to allow promising stem cell research to go forward under strict ethical guidelines: "One of the reasons I joined President Obama's cabinet was his commitment to making decisions on the basis of sound science rather than ideology - a commitment he demonstrated again today with his thoughtful, compassionate decision to allow ethical stem cell research to go forward. This research may hold the potential to restore a failing heart, calm the tremors of Parkinson's, free a child from juvenile diabetes or offer treatments to

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Secretary Chu Announces More Than $20.5 million for Community Renewable  

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Secretary Chu Announces More Than $20.5 million for Community Secretary Chu Announces More Than $20.5 million for Community Renewable Energy Deployment Projects Secretary Chu Announces More Than $20.5 million for Community Renewable Energy Deployment Projects January 21, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC- U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the selection of five projects to receive more than $20.5 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to support deployment of community-based renewable energy projects, such as biomass, wind and solar installations. These projects will promote investment in clean energy infrastructure that will create jobs, help communities provide long-term renewable energy and save consumers money. They will also serve as models for other local governments, campuses or small utilities to replicate,

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Energy Secretary Chu Announces $99 Million in Recovery Act Funding for  

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Energy Secretary Chu Announces $99 Million in Recovery Act Funding Energy Secretary Chu Announces $99 Million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in Illinois Energy Secretary Chu Announces $99 Million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in Illinois March 31, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced $6 billion in new funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to accelerate environmental cleanup work and create thousands of jobs across 12 states - including a major investment in Illinois. Projects identified for funding will focus on accelerating cleanup of soil and groundwater, transportation and disposal of waste, and cleaning and demolishing former weapons complex facilities. "These investments will put Americans to work while cleaning up

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Secretary Chu Announces $45 Million to Support Next Generation of Wind  

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Secretary Chu Announces $45 Million to Support Next Generation of Secretary Chu Announces $45 Million to Support Next Generation of Wind Turbine Designs Secretary Chu Announces $45 Million to Support Next Generation of Wind Turbine Designs November 23, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the selection of Clemson University to receive up to $45 million under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for a wind energy test facility that will enhance the performance, durability, and reliability of utility-scale wind turbines. This investment will support jobs and strengthen American leadership in wind energy technology by supporting the testing of next-generation wind turbine designs. "Wind power holds tremendous potential to help create new jobs and reduce

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $300 Million in Clean Cities Grants to  

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $300 Million in Clean Cities Grants Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $300 Million in Clean Cities Grants to Support Clean Fuels, Vehicles, and Infrastructure Development Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $300 Million in Clean Cities Grants to Support Clean Fuels, Vehicles, and Infrastructure Development August 26, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the selection of 25 cost-share projects under the Clean Cities program that will be funded with nearly $300 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. These projects will speed the transformation of the nation's vehicle fleet, putting more than 9,000 alternative fuel and energy efficient vehicles on the road, and establishing 542 refueling locations across the country. The Department of Energy also estimates they will help displace

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Statement by U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu on the Higgs Particle |  

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Statement by U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu on the Higgs Statement by U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu on the Higgs Particle Statement by U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu on the Higgs Particle July 4, 2012 - 8:02am Addthis News Media Contact (202) 586-4940 "I congratulate the thousands of scientists around the globe for their outstanding work in searching for the Higgs boson," said U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu. "Today's announcement on the latest results of this search shows the benefits of sustained investments in basic science by governments around the world. Scientists have been looking for the Higgs particle for more than two decades; these results help validate the Standard Model used by scientists to explain the nature of matter." Background Information on the U.S. Support for the Large Hadron Collider

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Readout of Secretary Chu's Bilateral Meetings at the Energy and Climate  

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Bilateral Meetings at the Energy and Bilateral Meetings at the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas Readout of Secretary Chu's Bilateral Meetings at the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas April 16, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis In connection with today's Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas, Energy Secretary Steven Chu hosted three bilateral meetings. He met with Canadian Minister of Natural Resources Christian Paradis and discussed a range of energy issues affecting the U.S. and Canada, including investments in energy efficiency and clean fossil fuels. Secretary Chu also attended a bilateral meeting with the Chilean Minister of Energy Ricardo Raineri Bernain. During the meeting, Secretary Chu and Minister Raineri discussed Chile's earthquake reconstruction, renewable

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Secretary Chu Announces $41.9 Million to Spur Growth of Fuel Cell Markets |  

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Secretary Chu Announces $41.9 Million to Spur Growth of Fuel Cell Secretary Chu Announces $41.9 Million to Spur Growth of Fuel Cell Markets Secretary Chu Announces $41.9 Million to Spur Growth of Fuel Cell Markets April 15, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- To expand the use of clean and renewable energy sources and reduce America's dependence on foreign oil, Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced $41.9 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding for fuel cell technology. These efforts will accelerate the commercialization and deployment of fuel cells and will create jobs in fuel cell manufacturing, installation, maintenance, and support services. The new funding will improve the potential of fuel cells to provide power in stationary, portable and specialty vehicle applications, while cutting carbon emissions and

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Secretary Chu Joins 7 Other Agencies in Launching Renewable Energy and  

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Secretary Chu Joins 7 Other Agencies in Launching Renewable Energy Secretary Chu Joins 7 Other Agencies in Launching Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Export Initiative Secretary Chu Joins 7 Other Agencies in Launching Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Export Initiative December 7, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today joined seven other U.S. Government agencies in launching the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Export Initiative, a coordinated effort to promote renewable energy and energy efficiency exports. In partnership with the Department of Commerce, the Department of Energy co-chairs the Trade Promotion Coordinating Committee Working Group of the federal agencies participating in the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Export Initiative. While continuing to support trade missions, commercial advocacy, and

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Energy Secretary Chu Announces $79 Million in Recovery Act Funding for  

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Energy Secretary Chu Announces $79 Million in Recovery Act Funding Energy Secretary Chu Announces $79 Million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in Kentucky Energy Secretary Chu Announces $79 Million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in Kentucky March 31, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced $6 billion in new funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to accelerate environmental cleanup work and create thousands of jobs across 12 states - including a major investment in Kentucky. Projects identified for funding will focus on accelerating cleanup of soil and groundwater, transportation and disposal of waste, and cleaning and demolishing former weapons complex facilities. "These investments will put Americans to work while cleaning up

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Secretary Chu and Governor Dayton to Announce Major Recovery Act Milestone  

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Governor Dayton to Announce Major Recovery Act Governor Dayton to Announce Major Recovery Act Milestone Secretary Chu and Governor Dayton to Announce Major Recovery Act Milestone December 15, 2011 - 9:19am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will host a conference call with Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton to announce a major American Recovery and Reinvestment Act milestone for the Department of Energy's Weatherization Assistance Program. WHAT: Energy Secretary Steven Chu will be joined by Governor Dayton to make an announcement on the Department's weatherization program accomplishment WHEN: Today, Thursday, December 15, 2011 12:45 PM EST RSVP: Media wishing to join the call should contact Niketa Kumar at niketa.kumar@hq.doe.gov Addthis Related Articles Secretary Chu to Host Media Briefing on Energy Department FY 2013 Budget

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $50 Million of Recovery Act Funding to  

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $50 Million of Recovery Act Funding Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $50 Million of Recovery Act Funding to Accelerate Deployment of Geothermal Heat Pumps Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $50 Million of Recovery Act Funding to Accelerate Deployment of Geothermal Heat Pumps June 2, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - During a visit to Fort Wayne, Indiana, where he toured a manufacturer of geothermal heating pumps (GHPs), U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced nearly $50 million from the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act to advance commercial deployment of the renewable heating and cooling systems, which use energy from below the Earth's surface to move heat either into or away from the home or building. The expanded manufacturing and installation of GHPs could aid in the creation of new jobs while reducing the use of fossil fuels.

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Secretary Chu Announces Funding for 71 University-Led Nuclear Research and  

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Secretary Chu Announces Funding for 71 University-Led Nuclear Secretary Chu Announces Funding for 71 University-Led Nuclear Research and Development Projects Secretary Chu Announces Funding for 71 University-Led Nuclear Research and Development Projects May 6, 2009 - 1:49pm Addthis U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the selection of 71 university research project awards as part of the Department of Energy's investments in cutting-edge nuclear energy research and development (R&D). Under the Nuclear Energy University Program (NEUP), these 71 projects will receive approximately $44 million over three years to advance new nuclear technologies in support of the nation's energy goals. By helping to develop the next generation of advanced nuclear technologies, the Nuclear Energy University Program will play a key role in addressing the global climate

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Energy Secretary Chu Announces $384 Million in Recovery Act Funding for  

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Energy Secretary Chu Announces $384 Million in Recovery Act Funding Energy Secretary Chu Announces $384 Million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in New Mexico Energy Secretary Chu Announces $384 Million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in New Mexico March 31, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced $6 billion in new funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to accelerate environmental cleanup work and create thousands of jobs across 12 states - including a major investment in New Mexico. Projects identified for funding will focus on accelerating cleanup of soil and groundwater, transportation and disposal of waste, and cleaning and demolishing former weapons complex facilities. "These investments will put Americans to work while cleaning up

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Secretary Chu Announces Up To $154 Million for NRG Energy's Carbon Capture  

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Secretary Chu Announces Up To $154 Million for NRG Energy's Carbon Secretary Chu Announces Up To $154 Million for NRG Energy's Carbon Capture and Storage Project in Texas Secretary Chu Announces Up To $154 Million for NRG Energy's Carbon Capture and Storage Project in Texas March 9, 2010 - 12:00pm Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced today that a project with NRG Energy has been selected to receive up to $154 million, including funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Located in Thompsons, TX, the post-combustion capture and sequestration project will demonstrate advanced technology to reduce emissions of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide. It will also assist with enhanced oil recovery efforts from a nearby oil field. "Advancing our carbon capture and storage technology will create new jobs

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President Obama and Secretary Chu Unveil "Better Building Initiative" |  

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President Obama and Secretary Chu Unveil "Better Building President Obama and Secretary Chu Unveil "Better Building Initiative" President Obama and Secretary Chu Unveil "Better Building Initiative" February 3, 2011 - 11:50am Addthis John Schueler John Schueler Former New Media Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Editor's Note: This event has concluded. Today, Secretary Chu will join President Obama in State College, Pennsylvania, to highlight the Department's Energy Innovation Hub focused on energy efficient buildings. The President will discuss the importance of investing in innovation to create jobs and strengthen America's competitiveness. As part of this discussion, the President will announce a "Better Building Initiative" to make commercial buildings 20 percent more energy efficient over the next decade.

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $50 Million of Recovery Act Funding to  

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $50 Million of Recovery Act Funding Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $50 Million of Recovery Act Funding to Accelerate Deployment of Geothermal Heat Pumps Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $50 Million of Recovery Act Funding to Accelerate Deployment of Geothermal Heat Pumps June 2, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - During a visit to Fort Wayne, Indiana, where he toured a manufacturer of geothermal heating pumps (GHPs), U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced nearly $50 million from the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act to advance commercial deployment of the renewable heating and cooling systems, which use energy from below the Earth's surface to move heat either into or away from the home or building. The expanded manufacturing and installation of GHPs could aid in the creation of new jobs while reducing the use of fossil fuels.

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Secretary Chu's Statement on Workforce Diversity | Department of Energy  

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Statement on Workforce Diversity Statement on Workforce Diversity Secretary Chu's Statement on Workforce Diversity October 3, 2011 - 4:54pm Addthis Secretary Chu speaks with Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory employees. | Energy Image Secretary Chu speaks with Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory employees. | Energy Image Secretary Chu Secretary Chu Former Secretary of Energy On August 18, 2011, President Obama issued an Executive Order, "Establishing a Coordinated Government-wide Initiative to Promote Diversity and Inclusion in the Federal Workforce," directing Federal agencies to develop strategic plans to recruit and retain a more diverse workforce. It calls for the Office of Personnel Management, along with the Office of Management and Budget and the Equal Employment Opportunity

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Secretary Chu Visits Japanese Embassy | Department of Energy  

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12:00am 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - Earlier this evening, Energy Secretary Steven Chu visited the Japanese Embassy in Washington, D.C., to sign a book of condolence for the victims of the recent tsunami and earthquakes that have impacted the country. The Secretary also met with Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki to express his support for the people of Japan and to reaffirm the United States' continued commitment to assist the Japanese government in its ongoing response and recovery efforts. See below for the photographs from Secretary Chu's visit. For the latest on the Department of Energy's efforts in Japan visit energy.gov/japan2011. Secretary Chu signs a book of condolence Secretary Chu signs a book of condolence Secretary Chu sitting down with Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki

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Secretary Chu and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel to Make Energy Efficiency...  

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Secretary Chu and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel to Make Energy Efficiency Announcement Secretary Chu and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel to Make Energy Efficiency Announcement June 5, 2012...

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Secretary Chu, EM's Huizenga and Other DOE Officials Visit Catholic  

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Chu, EM's Huizenga and Other DOE Officials Visit Chu, EM's Huizenga and Other DOE Officials Visit Catholic University's Laboratory Secretary Chu, EM's Huizenga and Other DOE Officials Visit Catholic University's Laboratory January 17, 2013 - 12:00pm Addthis Dave Huizenga, head of EM, fifth from right, and Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, second from right, participate in a tour of Catholic University's Vitreous State Laboratory this week. Dave Huizenga, head of EM, fifth from right, and Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, second from right, participate in a tour of Catholic University's Vitreous State Laboratory this week. WASHINGTON, D.C. - Dave Huizenga, head of the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Environmental Management (EM), was part of a DOE delegation led by Secretary of Energy Steven Chu that visited Catholic University's

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Secretary Chu to Tour Sandia National Laboratories and Highlight President  

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Secretary Chu to Tour Sandia National Laboratories and Highlight Secretary Chu to Tour Sandia National Laboratories and Highlight President Obama's State of the Union Blueprint to Build an Economy that Lasts Secretary Chu to Tour Sandia National Laboratories and Highlight President Obama's State of the Union Blueprint to Build an Economy that Lasts January 25, 2012 - 2:36pm Addthis Washington D.C. - On Thursday, January 26, Energy Secretary Steven Chu will travel to Albuquerque, N.M., to highlight President Obama's State of the Union address and discuss the Obama Administration's commitment to energy innovation and advanced manufacturing. Secretary Chu will join U.S. Congressman Martin Heinrich on a tour of Sandia National Laboratories' National Solar Thermal Test Facility, which is working to advance industry collaboration on clean energy technologies.

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Secretary Chu Chats with Student Energy Leaders | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Chu Chats with Student Energy Leaders Secretary Chu Chats with Student Energy Leaders Secretary Chu Chats with Student Energy Leaders July 27, 2011 - 6:42pm Addthis Secretary Chu chats via video conference with students from the Punahou School. | DOE photo, Courtesy of Quentin Kruger Secretary Chu chats via video conference with students from the Punahou School. | DOE photo, Courtesy of Quentin Kruger Niketa Kumar Niketa Kumar Public Affairs Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Over the years, Punahou School in Honolulu has taught a number of esteemed alumni, from President Obama and The Kingston Trio members Dave Guard and Bob Shane to Dallas Cowboys offensive tackle Mark Tuinei, and now the next generation of world leaders. Participating in Punahou's second annual Student Global Leadership

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Texts to Hillary -- from Secretary Chu | Department of Energy  

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Texts to Hillary -- from Secretary Chu Texts to Hillary -- from Secretary Chu Texts to Hillary -- from Secretary Chu April 12, 2012 - 6:44pm Addthis 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 by Adam Brimer of the News Sentinel. 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

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Missed the Town Hall with Secretary Chu? | Department of Energy  

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Missed the Town Hall with Secretary Chu? Missed the Town Hall with Secretary Chu? Missed the Town Hall with Secretary Chu? January 31, 2011 - 11:40am Addthis Ginny Simmons Ginny Simmons Former Managing Editor for Energy.gov, Office of Public Affairs Editor's Note: This entry has been cross-posted from DOE's Energy Blog. We have the video of the online town hall event with Secretary Chu up and ready for your viewing. Check it out below. During the event, Secretary Chu highlighted several parts of the President Obama's clean energy and innovation agenda: Ending taxpayer subsidies for fossil fuels so we can increase our investments in clean energy by a third; Creating three new Energy Innovation Hubs; Putting one million advanced technology vehicles on the road by 2015; A "Sun Shot" initiative to make solar energy cost-competitive with

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Secretary Chu Announces $620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration and  

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Secretary Chu Announces $620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration Secretary Chu Announces $620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration and Energy Storage Projects: Recovery Act Funding Will Upgrade the Electrical Grid, Save Energy, and Create Jobs Secretary Chu Announces $620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration and Energy Storage Projects: Recovery Act Funding Will Upgrade the Electrical Grid, Save Energy, and Create Jobs Secretary Chu announced that the Department is awarding $620 Million for 32 Smart Grid Demonstration and Energy Storage Projects. The Recovery Act funding Will be used to modernize the electric grid, save energy and money, and create jobs. Secretary Chu Announces $620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration and Energy Storage Projects: Recovery Act Funding Will Upgrade the Electrical Grid, Save Energy, and Create Jobs

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MONDAY: Secretary Chu Travels to New Jersey and Philadelphia | Department  

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MONDAY: Secretary Chu Travels to New Jersey and Philadelphia MONDAY: Secretary Chu Travels to New Jersey and Philadelphia MONDAY: Secretary Chu Travels to New Jersey and Philadelphia September 24, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - On Monday, September 27, 2010, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Representative Rush Holt will tour Applied Photovoltaics. With help from a Recovery Act-funded $1.1 million clean energy manufacturing tax credit, Applied Photovoltaics will manufacture solar energy modules for use in building-integrated photovoltaics. In the afternoon, Secretary Chu will tour the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory and speak to employees. He will then join Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell, Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter and other officials in an event highlighting the Energy Innovation Hub for energy-efficient buildings

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Talk to Secretary Chu Live This Wednesday | Department of Energy  

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Talk to Secretary Chu Live This Wednesday Talk to Secretary Chu Live This Wednesday Talk to Secretary Chu Live This Wednesday January 24, 2011 - 11:27am Addthis Ginny Simmons Ginny Simmons Former Managing Editor for Energy.gov, Office of Public Affairs After the State of the Union address this week, Secretary Steven Chu will host an online town hall to discuss President Obama's clean energy agenda. We hope you'll join us this Wednesday, January 26 at 12:45pm EST, at energy.gov/livechat. Two weeks ago, Secretary Chu asked what you most hoped to see the Department discussing. You responded with more topics than I have room to list, ranging from electric bicycles and LED lighting, to nuclear power, high-speed rail and energy independence. And so we're happy to say that Wednesday's town hall won't just be a single

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Secretary Chu Highlights Innovation at Sandia National Laboratories in New  

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Secretary Chu Highlights Innovation at Sandia National Laboratories Secretary Chu Highlights Innovation at Sandia National Laboratories in New Mexico Secretary Chu Highlights Innovation at Sandia National Laboratories in New Mexico January 26, 2012 - 5:07pm Addthis Secretary of Energy Steven Chu looks at half-inch thick sheet of aluminum that was melted in 23 seconds by 105 heliostats at the National Solar Thermal Test Facility at Sandia Labs in Albuquerque, NM. | Photo courtesy of Sandia National Laboratory Secretary of Energy Steven Chu looks at half-inch thick sheet of aluminum that was melted in 23 seconds by 105 heliostats at the National Solar Thermal Test Facility at Sandia Labs in Albuquerque, NM. | Photo courtesy of Sandia National Laboratory Ginny Simmons Ginny Simmons Former Managing Editor for Energy.gov, Office of Public Affairs

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WEDNESDAY: Energy Secretary Chu and Labor Secretary Solis to Discuss Clean  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Energy Secretary Chu and Labor Secretary Solis to Energy Secretary Chu and Labor Secretary Solis to Discuss Clean Energy Jobs in Nevada WEDNESDAY: Energy Secretary Chu and Labor Secretary Solis to Discuss Clean Energy Jobs in Nevada June 21, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - On Wednesday, June 22, 2011, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda L. Solis will host a media conference call to discuss Nevada's progress in developing a clean and renewable energy economy. Secretary Chu will also preview his trip to the state on Thursday, June 23, where he will deliver a speech to utility workers in Las Vegas and visit a solar manufacturing facility in the region. As part of the call, the U.S. Energy Department will release a fact sheet highlighting a number of innovative energy companies in the state that are

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Secretary Chu, Senator Reid Announce Department of Energy Conditional Commitment for a Loan Guarantee for Nevada Geothermal Project  

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U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid today announced the offer of a conditional commitment to provide a partial guarantee for a $350 million loan for a geothermal power generation project.

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Secretary Chu to Attend FCC Clean Technology Showcase | Department of  

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to Attend FCC Clean Technology Showcase to Attend FCC Clean Technology Showcase Secretary Chu to Attend FCC Clean Technology Showcase May 18, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis May 18, 2010 Secretary Chu to Attend FCC Clean Technology Showcase Washington DC - Tomorrow, US Energy Steven Chu and Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski will host a Clean Technology Showcase at FCC Headquarters. A number of leading technology companies will exhibit solutions for smarter grids and homes, as well as for sustainable information and communications technologies. The showcase is free and open to the public. Following the showcase Chairman Genachowski and Secretary Chu will give brief remarks. What: Energy Secretary Steven Chu and FCC Chair Julius Genachowski to tour FCC Clean Technology showcase.

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DOE Media Advisory: Media Availability with Energy Secretary Steven Chu |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Media Advisory: Media Availability with Energy Secretary Steven Media Advisory: Media Availability with Energy Secretary Steven Chu DOE Media Advisory: Media Availability with Energy Secretary Steven Chu June 12, 2012 - 12:00pm Addthis Media Contact Geoff Tyree Geoffrey.Tyree@rl.doe.gov 509-376-4171 Who: Secretary of Energy Steven Chu What: Speech to employees, followed by 15-minute media availability When: Friday, June 15, 2012, from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. Where: Howard Amon Park, Richland, Wash. (park no later than 9:30, assemble near the "Fingernail" stage, right side, look for mult-box) Why: To shoot photos and video of the Energy Secretary speaking to Hanford Site employees and ask the Secretary questions during a media availability following his meeting with employees Audio/Video: Video of the Energy Secretary and Hanford Site employees

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DOE Media Advisory: Media Availability with Energy Secretary Steven Chu |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

DOE Media Advisory: Media Availability with Energy Secretary Steven DOE Media Advisory: Media Availability with Energy Secretary Steven Chu DOE Media Advisory: Media Availability with Energy Secretary Steven Chu June 12, 2012 - 12:00pm Addthis Media Contact Geoff Tyree Geoffrey.Tyree@rl.doe.gov 509-376-4171 Who: Secretary of Energy Steven Chu What: Speech to employees, followed by 15-minute media availability When: Friday, June 15, 2012, from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. Where: Howard Amon Park, Richland, Wash. (park no later than 9:30, assemble near the "Fingernail" stage, right side, look for mult-box) Why: To shoot photos and video of the Energy Secretary speaking to Hanford Site employees and ask the Secretary questions during a media availability following his meeting with employees Audio/Video: Video of the Energy Secretary and Hanford Site employees

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Secretary Chu to Release Energy Department's Inaugural Quadrennial  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

to Release Energy Department's Inaugural to Release Energy Department's Inaugural Quadrennial Technology Review Secretary Chu to Release Energy Department's Inaugural Quadrennial Technology Review September 26, 2011 - 1:42am Addthis Washington, DC - On Tuesday, September 27 U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will announce the findings of the Energy Department's inaugural Quadrennial Technology Review at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in Washington, DC. Secretary Chu will highlight the report's findings and discuss the Department's plan for building our clean energy future portfolio. Secretary Chu will be joined by Office of Science and Technology Director John Holdren and DOE Under Secretary for Science Steven Koonin. Recommended by the President's Council on Science and Technology, the

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Secretary Chu's Diversity Action Letter | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Chu's Diversity Action Letter Secretary Chu's Diversity Action Letter Secretary Chu's Diversity Action Letter In July 2011, the Office of Diversity Programs concluded a comprehensive review of DOE's workforce diversity and inclusion policies and programs. The findings from this analysis, which have been shared with DOE senior management, indicate that we can do more to create a culture that values diversity, which in turn will make the Department an employer of choice and enhance our mission effectiveness. Read more about these efforts here. This letter from Secretary Chu directs Associate Deputy Secretary Mel Williams to take action on the following issues: Dialogue and Feedback Recruitment and Hiring Retention, Development, and Promotions Commitment and Understanding Performance and Accountability

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Secretary Chu and Energy Department Officials to Highlight Obama  

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Secretary Chu and Energy Department Officials to Highlight Obama Secretary Chu and Energy Department Officials to Highlight Obama Administration's Investments in American Energy and Innovation at Events Across the Nation Secretary Chu and Energy Department Officials to Highlight Obama Administration's Investments in American Energy and Innovation at Events Across the Nation February 8, 2012 - 2:32pm Addthis Washington D.C. - This week, Energy Secretary Steven Chu, Deputy Secretary Daniel Poneman and other senior Energy Department officials will participate in events across the country to highlight America's investments in cutting-edge energy innovations that are laying the building blocks for an American economy built to last. The visits nationwide will highlight American-made energy resources like natural gas and biofuels, and

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Secretary Chu Speaks at Washington Post Live | Department of Energy  

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Speaks at Washington Post Live Speaks at Washington Post Live Secretary Chu Speaks at Washington Post Live November 3, 2011 - 9:12am Addthis Secretary Chu Secretary Chu Former Secretary of Energy Secretary Chu's remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the Washington Post Smart Energy Conference. Thank you, Mary [Jordan], for that kind introduction. While the focus of this conference is on the future of energy, I want to start with some lessons from America's past. On a windy day at Kitty Hawk on December 17, 1903, the Wright Brothers launched the world's first powered airplane to achieve human flight - and with it, a whole new industry. For the next several years, they led the world. What is less appreciated is that the United States lost the technology lead in airplanes by the beginning of World War I. Although the

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FRIDAY: Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Former Governor Arnold  

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Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Former Governor Arnold Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to Hold Conference Call with Students from College and University Energy Clubs Across the Country FRIDAY: Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to Hold Conference Call with Students from College and University Energy Clubs Across the Country April 21, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - On Earth Day, April 22, U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger will participate in a conference call hosted by the White House Office of Public Engagement with students from college and university energy clubs across the country. The Secretary and Governor will ask these youth leaders to continue their hard work raising awareness among other students on energy issues and

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Diversity Action Letter from Secretary Chu | Department of Energy  

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Diversity Action Letter from Secretary Chu Diversity Action Letter from Secretary Chu Diversity Action Letter from Secretary Chu In July 2011, the Office of Diversity Programs concluded a comprehensive review of DOE's workforce diversity and inclusion policies and programs. The findings from this analysis, which have been shared with DOE senior management, indicate that we can do more to create a culture that values diversity, which in turn will make the Department an employer of choice and enhance our mission effectiveness. Read more about these efforts here. This letter from Secretary Chu directs Associate Deputy Secretary Mel Williams to take action on the following issues: Dialogue and Feedback Recruitment and Hiring Retention, Development, and Promotions Commitment and Understanding Performance and Accountability

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FRIDAY: Secretary Chu and Mayor Villaraigosa to Highlight Los Angeles  

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Secretary Chu and Mayor Villaraigosa to Highlight Los Secretary Chu and Mayor Villaraigosa to Highlight Los Angeles Electric Vehicle Deployment Success FRIDAY: Secretary Chu and Mayor Villaraigosa to Highlight Los Angeles Electric Vehicle Deployment Success May 12, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - On Friday, May 13, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will join Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa to celebrate the city's success in electric vehicle and EV infrastructure deployment. The officials will be joined by Coulomb Technologies Chief Technical Officer and founder Richard Lowenthal to discuss the expansion of charging stations in Los Angeles and across the country and how such progress will help reduce the nation's dependence on imported oil. On Sunday, the Secretary will deliver the principal commencement address at

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Secretary Chu Highlights More Than 1,800 Electric Vehicle Chargers  

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More Than 1,800 Electric Vehicle Chargers More Than 1,800 Electric Vehicle Chargers Installed Under the Recovery Act Secretary Chu Highlights More Than 1,800 Electric Vehicle Chargers Installed Under the Recovery Act May 13, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis LOS ANGELES - As part of the Obama Administration's comprehensive plan to address rising gas prices and reduce oil imports one-third by 2025, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced that to date, more than 1,800 electric vehicle chargers have been installed under the Recovery Act. Coulomb Technologies, ECOtality, General Motors and others have been moving forward to install the charging stations as part of the Administration's investments in U.S. electric vehicle manufacturing and alternative vehicle infrastructure. Secretary Chu made the announcement at an event today in

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Secretary Chu Announces $93 Million from Recovery Act to Support Wind  

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93 Million from Recovery Act to Support 93 Million from Recovery Act to Support Wind Energy Projects Secretary Chu Announces $93 Million from Recovery Act to Support Wind Energy Projects April 29, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis GOLDEN, CO - In an ongoing effort to expand domestic renewable energy, U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced plans to provide $93 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to support further development of wind energy in the United States during a visit to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory today. Secretary Chu also announced more than $100 million in funding from the Recovery Act for NREL facility and infrastructure improvements. The funding will leverage the Department of Energy's national laboratories, universities, and the private sector to help improve reliability and

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Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Groundbreaking for Major Energy  

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for for Major Energy Efficiency Project at Indiana Steel Mill Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Groundbreaking for Major Energy Efficiency Project at Indiana Steel Mill October 28, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu issued the following statement on today's groundbreaking for a high-efficiency, energy recovery project at ArcelorMittal's Indiana Harbor steel mill in East Chicago, Indiana. This project is part of the Department of Energy's investments in industrial energy efficiency funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. "Today's event in East Chicago is a clear example of the benefits of the Recovery Act's investments in the U.S. manufacturing sector," said Secretary Chu. "This project is creating new jobs in the Midwest and by

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Secretary Chu Announces FutureGen 2.0 | Department of Energy  

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FutureGen 2.0 FutureGen 2.0 Secretary Chu Announces FutureGen 2.0 August 5, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and U.S. Senator Dick Durbin announced the awarding of $1 billion in Recovery Act funding to the FutureGen Alliance, Ameren Energy Resources, Babcock & Wilcox, and Air Liquide Process & Costruction, Inc. to build FutureGen 2.0, a clean coal repowering program and carbon dioxide (CO2) storage network. The project partners estimate the program will bring 900 jobs to downstate Illinois and another 1,000 to suppliers across the state. "Today's announcement will help ensure the US remains competitive in a carbon constrained economy, creating jobs while reducing greenhouse gas pollution," said Secretary Chu. "This investment in the world's first,

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Secretary Chu Announces FutureGen 2.0 | Department of Energy  

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FutureGen 2.0 FutureGen 2.0 Secretary Chu Announces FutureGen 2.0 August 5, 2010 - 1:00pm Addthis Washington, DC - Today, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and U.S. Senator Dick Durbin announced the awarding of $1 billion in Recovery Act funding to the FutureGen Alliance, Ameren Energy Resources, Babcock & Wilcox, and Air Liquide Process & Construction, Inc. to build FutureGen 2.0, a clean coal repowering program and carbon dioxide (CO2) storage network. The project partners estimate the program will bring 900 jobs to downstate Illinois and another 1,000 to suppliers across the state. Today's announcement will help ensure the US remains competitive in a carbon constrained economy, creating jobs while reducing greenhouse gas pollution," said Secretary Chu. "This investment in the world's first,

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Secretaries Chu and Salazar and Sen. Hagan Tour Solar Farm in North  

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and Sen. Hagan Tour Solar Farm in North and Sen. Hagan Tour Solar Farm in North Carolina Secretaries Chu and Salazar and Sen. Hagan Tour Solar Farm in North Carolina October 16, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis CARY, North Carolina -- Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and U.S. Senator Kay Hagan (D-NC) met today with employees of Southern Energy Management, a home-grown sustainable energy company, and toured the firm's signature project -- one of the largest solar array energy systems in the Southeast. "The development of clean, renewable energy is crucial not only for reducing our carbon footprint but for making the United States a leader in the clean energy race," said Secretary Steven Chu. "By moving to clean sources of energy, we can create jobs and ensure America's competitiveness,

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Secretary Chu Announces New Funding and Partnership with Google to Promote  

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New Funding and Partnership with Google to New Funding and Partnership with Google to Promote Electric Vehicles Secretary Chu Announces New Funding and Partnership with Google to Promote Electric Vehicles April 19, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - As part of the Obama Administration's efforts to reduce U.S. oil imports by one-third by 2025, Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced new steps underway at the Department of Energy to accelerate the deployment of electric vehicles. This includes the availability of $5 million in new funding for community-based efforts to deploy electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure and charging stations. He also outlined a partnership with Google Inc. and more than 80 EV stakeholders to help consumers find charging stations nationwide. Secretary Chu and Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood made the announcement on a conference

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U.S. Energy Secretary Chu and Deputy Secretary Poneman to Visit Wisconsin,  

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Chu and Deputy Secretary Poneman to Visit Chu and Deputy Secretary Poneman to Visit Wisconsin, Texas to Call for Extension of Clean Energy Tax Credits U.S. Energy Secretary Chu and Deputy Secretary Poneman to Visit Wisconsin, Texas to Call for Extension of Clean Energy Tax Credits July 12, 2012 - 9:46am Addthis NEWS MEDIA CONTACT (202) 586-4940 WASHINGTON - Tomorrow, July 12, 2012, U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and Deputy Secretary of Energy Daniel Poneman will attend clean energy events across the country to echo President Obama's call for the extension of clean energy tax credits and critical tax programs like the Production Tax Credit that support U.S renewable energy generation and are helping to put thousands of Americans to work nationwide. Secretary Chu will join Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett to tour Ingeteam's

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Secretary Chu's Remarks at a Batteries Announcement in North Carolina |  

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a Batteries Announcement in North a Batteries Announcement in North Carolina Secretary Chu's Remarks at a Batteries Announcement in North Carolina August 5, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis I want to thank President Toth and everyone here at Polypore's Celgard subsidiary for welcoming me today. It is always a pleasure to be with the innovators and entrepreneurs who are rebuilding this economy from the ground up. Your work here at Celgard not only powers our computers, cameras, and cars - it will power our future prosperity. Today in Indiana, President Obama made an exciting announcement. The President announced $2.4 billion in funding through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for 48 advanced battery and electric vehicle projects. This is the single largest investment ever made in advanced battery

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Secretary Chu to Visit Morgan State University | Department of Energy  

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Chu to Visit Morgan State University Chu to Visit Morgan State University Secretary Chu to Visit Morgan State University March 9, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - On Thursday, March 10 U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will visit Morgan State University in Baltimore. Secretary Chu will tour the University's Center for Advanced Energy Systems and Environmental Control Technologies (CAESECT) and highlight Morgan State's commitment to helping the nation win the future through science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education. Morgan State University is part of a consortium that is leading the Department's Energy Innovation Hub focused on making buildings more energy efficient. Located at the Philadelphia Navy Yard Clean Energy campus, the Hub will bring together leading researchers from academia, two U.S.

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Secretary Salazar and Secretary Chu to Meet with Scientists and Engineers  

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Secretary Salazar and Secretary Chu to Meet with Scientists and Secretary Salazar and Secretary Chu to Meet with Scientists and Engineers at BP Houston Command Center Secretary Salazar and Secretary Chu to Meet with Scientists and Engineers at BP Houston Command Center May 11, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Report oiled shoreline or request volunteer information: (866)-448-5816 Submit alternative response technology, services or products: (281) 366-551 Submit your vessel for the Vessel of Opportunity Program: (281) 366-5511 Submit a claim for damages: (800) 440-0858 Report oiled wildlife: (866) 557-1401 Deepwater Horizon Incident Joint Information Center Phone: (985) 902-5231 (985) 902-5240 HOUSTON - The U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu are scheduled to meet with scientists and engineers from both

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Energy Secretary Chu, EPA Administrator Jackson, Washington State Governor  

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Secretary Chu, EPA Administrator Jackson, Washington State Secretary Chu, EPA Administrator Jackson, Washington State Governor Gregoire and Oregon Governor Kulongoski Join Elected Officials in Announcing Agreement on New Commitments for Hanford Cleanup Energy Secretary Chu, EPA Administrator Jackson, Washington State Governor Gregoire and Oregon Governor Kulongoski Join Elected Officials in Announcing Agreement on New Commitments for Hanford Cleanup August 11, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis RICHLAND, Wash. - With the ongoing construction of the Waste Treatment Plant (WTP) in the background at the Hanford Site, Energy Secretary Steven Chu joined Washington Governor Chris Gregoire, Oregon Governor Ted Kulongoski, Washington Attorney General Rob McKenna, U.S. Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell, acting U.S. Assistant Attorney General John

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Energy Secretary Steven Chu to Address Montana Economic Development Summit  

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Address Montana Economic Development Address Montana Economic Development Summit Energy Secretary Steven Chu to Address Montana Economic Development Summit September 13, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington D.C. -Tuesday, September 14, 2010, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will speak at the 2010 Montana Economic Development Summit. This year's summit will discuss the mechanics of a healthy recovery and how to get workers back into good-paying jobs. At the invitation of Senator Max Baucus, Secretary Chu will discuss how Montana can seize the clean energy opportunity and highlight the investments the administration has made in the state's clean energy sector. The summit will be webcast live. What: U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu to give keynote address at Montana Economic Development Summit

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Secretary Chu Embraces Cooperation, Scientific Progress in Moscow |  

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Embraces Cooperation, Scientific Progress in Moscow Embraces Cooperation, Scientific Progress in Moscow Secretary Chu Embraces Cooperation, Scientific Progress in Moscow June 9, 2011 - 3:53pm Addthis Secretary Chu and Rosatom General Director Sergey Kiriyenko sigh the U.S.-Russia joint nuclear cooperation agreement. | Courtesy of Dan Leistikow Secretary Chu and Rosatom General Director Sergey Kiriyenko sigh the U.S.-Russia joint nuclear cooperation agreement. | Courtesy of Dan Leistikow Lindsey Geisler Lindsey Geisler Public Affairs Specialist, Office of Public Affairs To say that Secretary Chu's two days in Moscow have been busy is a bit of an understatement. His days were filled with meetings, speaking engagements and the U.S.-Russia Energy Working Group meeting. The Working Group is part of the broader Administration effort to promote cooperation between the

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Tomorrow: Secretary Chu to Participate in New Millenium Nuclear Summit |  

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Tomorrow: Secretary Chu to Participate in New Millenium Nuclear Tomorrow: Secretary Chu to Participate in New Millenium Nuclear Summit Tomorrow: Secretary Chu to Participate in New Millenium Nuclear Summit December 6, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - Tomorrow, December 7, U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu will participate in the New Millenium Nuclear Summit along with White House Advisor Carol Browner, Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Chairman Greg Jaczko, and members of the U.S. Congress as well as members of industry, labor and non-governmental organizations. The forum on the future of nuclear energy in the United States is being hosted by Third Way and the Idaho National Lab. U.S. Senators Tom Carper and George V. Voinovich are honorary co-chairs of the event. New Millenium Nuclear Summit When: Tuesday, December 7

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Secretary Chu Reaffirms Commitment to Energy Cooperation with Japan |  

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Secretary Chu Reaffirms Commitment to Energy Cooperation with Japan Secretary Chu Reaffirms Commitment to Energy Cooperation with Japan Secretary Chu Reaffirms Commitment to Energy Cooperation with Japan September 13, 2011 - 11:33am Addthis Secretary Chu met with the Senior Vice Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan, Seishu Makino, during the APEC Ministerial Conference on Transportation and Energy, held September 13, 2011, in San Francisco. They reaffirmed the shared commitment of the United States and Japan to cooperate on a range of energy issues, in particular through the Clean Energy Policy Dialogue and the Energy Smart Communities Initiative for the Asia Pacific (ESCI). President Obama and former Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan launched the Clean Energy Policy Dialogue and ESCI at their summit meeting on November 13, 2010.

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Secretary Chu to Visit Cleveland | Department of Energy  

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Cleveland Cleveland Secretary Chu to Visit Cleveland January 17, 2012 - 2:24pm Addthis Washington D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will travel to Cleveland, Ohio, tomorrow to deliver a speech at the City Club of Cleveland on the importance of strengthening U.S. competitiveness in the global clean energy race and how Ohio is helping to lead the way. Following the event, Secretary Chu will tour Case Western Reserve University's Research Laboratories and meet with community business leaders. Speech at the City Club of Cleveland WHAT: Energy Secretary Steven Chu to deliver speech at City Club of Cleveland WHEN: Wednesday, January 18 12:30 PM EST WHERE: City Club of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio 850 Euclid Ave. The City Club Building, 2nd Floor

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DOE Secretary Chu Announces Changes to Expedite Economic Recovery Funding  

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DOE Secretary Chu Announces Changes to Expedite Economic Recovery Funding DOE Secretary Chu Announces Changes to Expedite Economic Recovery Funding Restructuring will lead to new investments in energy projects within months WASHINGTON D.C. --- Two days after President Obama signed the DOE Secretary Steven Chu historic American Recovery and Reinvestment Act into law, Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced a sweeping reorganization of the Department of Energy�s dispersal of direct loans, loan guarantees and funding contained in the new recovery legislation. The goal of the restructuring is to expedite disbursement of money to begin investments in a new energy economy that will put Americans back to work and create millions of new jobs. �These changes will bring a new urgency to investments that will put Americans back to work, reduce our dangerous dependence on foreign oil, and

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Secretary Chu and Congressman Clyburn in South Carolina this August |  

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Secretary Chu and Congressman Clyburn in South Carolina this August Secretary Chu and Congressman Clyburn in South Carolina this August Secretary Chu and Congressman Clyburn in South Carolina this August August 8, 2011 - 4:15pm Addthis Brenda DeGraffenreid How can I participate? Join us in South Carolina August 23! Small businesses are invited to join us on Tuesday, August 23, 2011, for a U.S. Department of Energy small business outreach session at Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College in Orangeburg, South Carolina. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, Congressman James E. Clyburn, Assistant Democratic Leader, U.S. House of Representatives, and staff from the Department of Defense and other agencies will be meeting to discuss small business opportunities and programs. To register to attend, email your name, company name, address, and phone

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Secretary Chu Discovers Transformers in Wisconsin | Department of Energy  

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Discovers Transformers in Wisconsin Discovers Transformers in Wisconsin Secretary Chu Discovers Transformers in Wisconsin June 30, 2011 - 1:01pm Addthis Employees of the Waukesha Electric Systems give Secretary Chu a tour of the transformer manufacturing plant. | Courtesy of Waukesha Electric Systems Employees of the Waukesha Electric Systems give Secretary Chu a tour of the transformer manufacturing plant. | Courtesy of Waukesha Electric Systems Lindsey Geisler Lindsey Geisler Public Affairs Specialist, Office of Public Affairs While Americans head to the box office this weekend to check out the latest "Transformers" movie on the big screen, the Energy Department's Secretary Chu checked out a different kind of transformer being manufactured in Wisconsin. They may not be as charismatic as Optimus Prime or Bumblebee, but the

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Secretary Chu Announces more than $200 Million for Solar and...  

Energy Savers [EERE]

more than 200 Million for Solar and Water Power Technologies Secretary Chu Announces more than 200 Million for Solar and Water Power Technologies April 22, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis...

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Secretary Chu and the 'Sputnik Moment' | Department of Energy  

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'Sputnik Moment' Addthis Description U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu speaks about China and the Sputnik Moment in US energy Policy at the National Press Club. Remarks...

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Secretary Chu Announces Major New Recovery Act Milestone: 300...  

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Indexed Site

Major New Recovery Act Milestone: 300,000 Homes Weatherized Secretary Chu Announces Major New Recovery Act Milestone: 300,000 Homes Weatherized January 19, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis...

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Secretary Chu Recalls Garden City High School Physics Teacher...  

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Articles Are You Ready to Make a Difference? Secretaries Chu and Duncan, NSTA Announce New Energy Education Initiative to Promote Energy Awareness and Efficiency STEM-ing the Tide...

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Energy Secretary Steven Chu to Attend Grand Opening of Recovery...  

Energy Savers [EERE]

U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will speak at the dedication ceremony for the largest lithium-ion automotive battery production facility in North America. Funded in part by 249...

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Secretary Chu Highlights Innovation at Sandia National Laboratories...  

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National Laboratories in New Mexico January 26, 2012 - 5:07pm Addthis Secretary of Energy Steven Chu looks at half-inch thick sheet of aluminum that was melted in 23 seconds by...

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Secretary Chu to Participate in White House Grid Modernization Event |  

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Secretary Chu to Participate in White House Grid Modernization Secretary Chu to Participate in White House Grid Modernization Event Secretary Chu to Participate in White House Grid Modernization Event June 10, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - On Monday, June 13th , U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will participate in an event at the White House on "Building the 21st Century Grid." The event is from 10-11:30 a.m. Eastern and will be livestreamed at www.whitehouse.gov/live. At the event, the Administration will announce a number of new public- and private-sector initiatives designed to accelerate the modernization of the Nation's electric infrastructure, bolster electric-grid innovation, and advance a clean energy economy, in part by taking greater advantage of digital and communications or "smart grid" technologies

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Energy Secretary Chu, EPA Administrator Jackson, Washington State Governor  

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Energy Secretary Chu, EPA Administrator Jackson, Washington State Energy Secretary Chu, EPA Administrator Jackson, Washington State Governor Gregoire and Oregon Governor Kulongoski Join Elected Officials in Announcing Agreement on New Commitments for Hanford Cleanup Energy Secretary Chu, EPA Administrator Jackson, Washington State Governor Gregoire and Oregon Governor Kulongoski Join Elected Officials in Announcing Agreement on New Commitments for Hanford Cleanup August 11, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis RICHLAND, Wash. - With the ongoing construction of the Waste Treatment Plant (WTP) in the background at the Hanford Site, Energy Secretary Steven Chu joined Washington Governor Chris Gregoire, Oregon Governor Ted Kulongoski, Washington Attorney General Rob McKenna, U.S. Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell, acting U.S. Assistant Attorney General John

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Secretary Chu Announces Efforts to Strengthen U.S. Electric Transmission  

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Chu Announces Efforts to Strengthen U.S. Electric Chu Announces Efforts to Strengthen U.S. Electric Transmission Networks Secretary Chu Announces Efforts to Strengthen U.S. Electric Transmission Networks December 18, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC-Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today award selections for $60 million in funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to support transmission planning for the country's three interconnection transmission networks. The 6 awards will promote collaborative long-term analysis and planning for the Eastern, Western and Texas electricity interconnections, which will help states, utilities, grid operators, and others prepare for future growth in energy demand, renewable energy sources, and Smart Grid technologies. This represents the first-ever effort

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Secretary Chu Announces More Than $20.5 million for Community Renewable  

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Chu Announces More Than $20.5 million for Community Chu Announces More Than $20.5 million for Community Renewable Energy Deployment Projects Secretary Chu Announces More Than $20.5 million for Community Renewable Energy Deployment Projects January 21, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC- U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the selection of five projects to receive more than $20.5 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to support deployment of community-based renewable energy projects, such as biomass, wind and solar installations. These projects will promote investment in clean energy infrastructure that will create jobs, help communities provide long-term renewable energy and save consumers money. They will also serve as models for other local governments, campuses or small utilities to replicate,

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Secretary Chu Announces Funding for 71 University-Led Nuclear Research and  

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Chu Announces Funding for 71 University-Led Nuclear Chu Announces Funding for 71 University-Led Nuclear Research and Development Projects Secretary Chu Announces Funding for 71 University-Led Nuclear Research and Development Projects May 6, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the selection of 71 university research project awards as part of the Department of Energy's investments in cutting-edge nuclear energy research and development (R&D). Under the Nuclear Energy University Program (NEUP), these 71 projects will receive approximately $44 million over three years to advance new nuclear technologies in support of the nation's energy goals. By helping to develop the next generation of advanced nuclear technologies, the Nuclear Energy University Program will play a key role in

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Secretary Chu Joins 7 Other Agencies in Launching Renewable Energy and  

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Chu Joins 7 Other Agencies in Launching Renewable Energy Chu Joins 7 Other Agencies in Launching Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Export Initiative Secretary Chu Joins 7 Other Agencies in Launching Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Export Initiative December 7, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today joined seven other U.S. Government agencies in launching the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Export Initiative, a coordinated effort to promote renewable energy and energy efficiency exports. In partnership with the Department of Commerce, the Department of Energy co-chairs the Trade Promotion Coordinating Committee Working Group of the federal agencies participating in the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Export Initiative. While continuing to support trade missions, commercial advocacy, and

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Dr. Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy  

ScienceCinema (OSTI)

Remarks by Dr. Chu to staff members at Oak Ridge National Laboratory on March 23, 2010. Chu talks about the importance of scientific innovation and the need for new energy technologies.

Dr. Chu

2010-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Secretary Chu's Op-Ed on Small Modular Reactors in the Wall Street Journal  

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Secretary Chu's Op-Ed on Small Modular Reactors in the Wall Street Secretary Chu's Op-Ed on Small Modular Reactors in the Wall Street Journal Secretary Chu's Op-Ed on Small Modular Reactors in the Wall Street Journal March 23, 2010 - 12:24pm Addthis Washington, D.C. - Today, the Wall Street Journal published an op-ed by U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu on small modular reactors. The op-ed can be found here. The text of the op-ed is below: Small modular reactors will expand the ways we use atomic power. By Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy Wall Street Journal America is on the cusp of reviving its nuclear power industry. Last month President Obama pledged more than $8 billion in conditional loan guarantees for what will be the first U.S. nuclear power plant to break ground in nearly three decades. And with the new authority granted by the president's

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Secretary Chu's Op-Ed on Small Modular Reactors in the Wall Street Journal  

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Secretary Chu's Op-Ed on Small Modular Reactors in the Wall Street Secretary Chu's Op-Ed on Small Modular Reactors in the Wall Street Journal Secretary Chu's Op-Ed on Small Modular Reactors in the Wall Street Journal March 23, 2010 - 12:24pm Addthis Washington, D.C. - Today, the Wall Street Journal published an op-ed by U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu on small modular reactors. The op-ed can be found here. The text of the op-ed is below: Small modular reactors will expand the ways we use atomic power. By Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy Wall Street Journal America is on the cusp of reviving its nuclear power industry. Last month President Obama pledged more than $8 billion in conditional loan guarantees for what will be the first U.S. nuclear power plant to break ground in nearly three decades. And with the new authority granted by the president's

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Secretary Chu Announces New Investments in Cutting-Edge Wind Energy  

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New Investments in Cutting-Edge Wind Energy New Investments in Cutting-Edge Wind Energy Research Facilities Secretary Chu Announces New Investments in Cutting-Edge Wind Energy Research Facilities October 15, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced new investments today in three university-led wind energy research facilities that will enhance the United States' leadership role in testing and producing the most advanced and efficient wind turbines in the world. The funding is from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, and the research will focus on improving both land-based and offshore wind generation. "Wind power has the potential to provide 20 percent of our electricity and create hundreds of thousands of jobs," said Secretary Chu. "We need to

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Energy Secretary Chu to Keynote World Renewable Energy Forum in Denver |  

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to Keynote World Renewable Energy Forum in to Keynote World Renewable Energy Forum in Denver Energy Secretary Chu to Keynote World Renewable Energy Forum in Denver May 16, 2012 - 1:13pm Addthis News Media Contact (202) 386-4940 WASHINGTON - Today, Wednesday, May 16, 2012, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will deliver a keynote address at the World Renewable Energy Forum in Denver, Colorado, where he will highlight the economic opportunities in the clean energy economy as well as the Obama Administration's commitments to strengthening U.S. leadership in the global clean energy race and helping American clean energy companies continue to create jobs and reduce our dependence on foreign oil. Following his remarks, Secretary Chu will tour the Exhibit Hall and participate in a media availability with Metro Denver Economic Development

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301

Energy Secretary Chu Announces $6 Billion in Recovery Act Funding for  

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6 Billion in Recovery Act Funding 6 Billion in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup Energy Secretary Chu Announces $6 Billion in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup March 31, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced $6 billion in new funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to accelerate environmental cleanup work and create thousands of jobs across 12 states. Projects identified for funding will focus on accelerating cleanup of soil and groundwater, transportation and disposal of waste, and cleaning and demolishing former weapons complex facilities. "These investments will put Americans to work while cleaning up contamination from the cold war era," said Secretary Chu. "It reflects our commitment to future generations as well as to help local economies get

302

Secretary Chu Announces $38 Million for 42 University-Led Nuclear Research  

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8 Million for 42 University-Led Nuclear 8 Million for 42 University-Led Nuclear Research and Development Projects Secretary Chu Announces $38 Million for 42 University-Led Nuclear Research and Development Projects May 20, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced the selection of 42 university-led research and development projects for awards totaling $38 million. These projects, funded over three to four years through the Department's Nuclear Energy University Program, will help advance nuclear education and develop the next generation of nuclear technologies. "We are taking action to restart the nuclear industry as part of a broad approach to cut carbon pollution and create new clean energy jobs," said Secretary Chu. "These projects will help us develop the nuclear

303

Secretary Chu Announces Funding for Clean Energy Projects on Tribal Lands  

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Funding for Clean Energy Projects on Tribal Funding for Clean Energy Projects on Tribal Lands and Alaska Villages Secretary Chu Announces Funding for Clean Energy Projects on Tribal Lands and Alaska Villages August 13, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Anchorage, Alaska - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced up to $13.6 million in multi-year funding for new clean energy projects on tribal lands. Thirty-six Native American tribes and Alaska villages have been selected to receive awards that will advance renewable energy technologies and energy efficiency and conservation projects on tribal lands and rural Alaska villages. "The Department of Energy is committed to helping Native American tribes meet their energy needs through clean energy technologies," said Secretary Chu. "These projects will create jobs and economic opportunities on tribal

304

Energy Secretary Chu Announces $138 Million in Recovery Act Funding for  

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38 Million in Recovery Act Funding 38 Million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in Ohio Energy Secretary Chu Announces $138 Million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in Ohio March 31, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced $6 billion in new funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to accelerate environmental cleanup work and create thousands of jobs across 12 states - including a major investment in Ohio. Projects identified for funding will focus on accelerating cleanup of soil and groundwater, transportation and disposal of waste, and cleaning and demolishing former weapons complex facilities. "These investments will put Americans to work while cleaning up contamination from the cold war era," said Secretary Chu. "It reflects

305

Energy Secretary Chu Announces $148 million in Recovery Act Funding for  

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48 million in Recovery Act Funding 48 million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in New York Energy Secretary Chu Announces $148 million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in New York March 31, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced $6 billion in new funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to accelerate environmental cleanup work and create thousands of jobs across 12 states - including a major investment in New York. Projects identified for funding will focus on accelerating cleanup of soil and groundwater, transportation and disposal of waste, and cleaning and demolishing former weapons complex facilities. "These investments will put Americans to work while cleaning up contamination from the cold war era," said Secretary Chu. "It reflects

306

Secretary Chu Highlights All-of-the-Above Energy Strategy in Senate Budget  

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All-of-the-Above Energy Strategy in Senate All-of-the-Above Energy Strategy in Senate Budget Testimony Secretary Chu Highlights All-of-the-Above Energy Strategy in Senate Budget Testimony February 16, 2012 - 11:25am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today detailed President Barack Obama's $27.2 billion Fiscal Year 2013 budget request in testimony before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. In his first hearing since the FY13 budget request was sent to Congress, Secretary Chu emphasized the President's commitment to an all-of-the-above energy strategy that includes critical investments in innovation, in the job-creating clean energy technologies, and in our national security strategy. The budget request for the Department is part of the President's blueprint for an American economy that is built to last based on American

307

Secretary Chu Announces Steps to Implement Cool Roofs at DOE and Across the  

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Steps to Implement Cool Roofs at DOE and Steps to Implement Cool Roofs at DOE and Across the Federal Government Secretary Chu Announces Steps to Implement Cool Roofs at DOE and Across the Federal Government July 19, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced a series of initiatives underway at the Department of Energy to more broadly implement cool roof technologies on DOE facilities and buildings across the federal government. Cool roofs use lighter-colored roofing surfaces or special coatings to reflect more of the sun's heat, helping improve building efficiency by reducing cooling costs and offsetting carbon emissions. President Obama and Secretary Chu have made clear that the federal government should play a leading role in moving the nation toward a more

308

Secretary Chu to Focus on Opportunities for Global Cooperation on Energy,  

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Focus on Opportunities for Global Cooperation on Focus on Opportunities for Global Cooperation on Energy, Economic and Climate Challenges During 6-Day European Trip Secretary Chu to Focus on Opportunities for Global Cooperation on Energy, Economic and Climate Challenges During 6-Day European Trip May 19, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - The Department of Energy announced today that Energy Secretary Steven Chu will lead the U.S. delegation to the Group of 8 (G8) Energy Ministers' Meeting in Rome from May 23-25. Secretary Chu will meet with top energy leaders from around the world to address global energy security and climate change challenges. During the meeting, the Energy Ministers will discuss new clean energy and energy efficiency technologies, ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and steps countries can take to grow their economies. The program will

309

Secretary Chu Announces More than $57 Million in Recovery Act Funding to  

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More than $57 Million in Recovery Act More than $57 Million in Recovery Act Funding to Advance Smart Grid Development Secretary Chu Announces More than $57 Million in Recovery Act Funding to Advance Smart Grid Development July 20, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced delivery of more than $47 million in funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for eight projects to further smart grid demonstration projects in seven states. Secretary Chu also announced $10.5 million in Recovery Act funding available for local governments to develop emergency preparedness plans for their electrical systems. Together, these efforts will help accelerate the development and implementation of a modernized and secure electrical grid, a critical piece in delivering renewable energy to

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Secretary Chu Announces $38 Million for 42 University-Led Nuclear Research  

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$38 Million for 42 University-Led Nuclear $38 Million for 42 University-Led Nuclear Research and Development Projects Secretary Chu Announces $38 Million for 42 University-Led Nuclear Research and Development Projects May 20, 2010 - 12:05pm Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced the selection of 42 university-led research and development projects for awards totaling $38 million. These projects, funded over three to four years through the Department's Nuclear Energy University Program, will help advance nuclear education and develop the next generation of nuclear technologies. "We are taking action to restart the nuclear industry as part of a broad approach to cut carbon pollution and create new clean energy jobs," said Secretary Chu. "These projects will help us develop the nuclear

311

Arnold Schwarzenegger to Join Secretary Chu at ARPA-E Energy Innovation  

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Arnold Schwarzenegger to Join Secretary Chu at ARPA-E Energy Arnold Schwarzenegger to Join Secretary Chu at ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit Arnold Schwarzenegger to Join Secretary Chu at ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit February 10, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - Two weeks after President Obama focused on innovation in his State of the Union address, the U.S. Department of Energy announced today that former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger will keynote the second annual ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit. Designed to bring together key players from across the energy innovation ecosystem, the Summit program will serve as a forum for the nation's energy leaders to share ideas and identify key technology opportunities and challenges in the energy field. "As the President said, it's about winning the future. And to win the

312

Secretary Chu Opens U.S.-Canada Clean Energy Dialogue | Department of  

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Opens U.S.-Canada Clean Energy Dialogue Opens U.S.-Canada Clean Energy Dialogue Secretary Chu Opens U.S.-Canada Clean Energy Dialogue June 29, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today made opening remarks at the first U.S.-Canada Clean Energy Dialogue Roundtable at the Department of Energy Headquarters in Washington, DC. The public-private meeting, which will be held June 29-30, is bringing together leaders from private industry to meet with U.S. and Canadian energy leaders to solicit industry input on the goals and activities of the U.S.-Canada Clean Energy Dialogue. "By working together to develop clean energy technologies and combat climate change, the United States and Canada can spark an economic recovery that will benefit both of our nations," said Secretary Chu. "I'm pleased

313

Secretary Chu Announces Agreement on FutureGen Project in Mattoon, Illinois  

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Agreement on FutureGen Project in Mattoon, Agreement on FutureGen Project in Mattoon, Illinois Secretary Chu Announces Agreement on FutureGen Project in Mattoon, Illinois June 12, 2009 - 1:00pm Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced an agreement with the FutureGen Alliance that advances the construction of the first commercial scale, fully integrated, carbon capture and sequestration project in the country in Mattoon, Illinois. "This important step forward for FutureGen reflects this Administration's commitment to rapidly developing carbon capture and sequestration technology as part of a comprehensive plan to create jobs, develop clean energy and reduce climate change pollution." said Energy Secretary Steven Chu. "The FutureGen project holds great promise as a flagship facility to

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Secretary Chu Announces Closing of $117 Million Loan Guarantee for Kahuku  

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17 Million Loan Guarantee for 17 Million Loan Guarantee for Kahuku Wind Power Project Secretary Chu Announces Closing of $117 Million Loan Guarantee for Kahuku Wind Power Project July 27, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington D.C. --- Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced that the Department of Energy has finalized a $117 million loan guarantee for Kahuku Wind Power, LLC, the owner and operator of the Kahuku Wind Power project. The project includes the development of an innovative 30 megawatt (MW) wind power plant that will supply electricity to approximately 7,700 households per year. According to company estimates, the project, located in Kahuku, Hawaii, will create over 200 jobs on the island of Oahu. "This project is another example of America's leadership in the global clean energy economy," said Secretary Chu. "Through the Recovery Act, we

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Secretary Chu Announces Agreement on FutureGen Project in Mattoon, IL |  

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Agreement on FutureGen Project in Mattoon, Agreement on FutureGen Project in Mattoon, IL Secretary Chu Announces Agreement on FutureGen Project in Mattoon, IL June 12, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced an agreement with the FutureGen Alliance that advances the construction of the first commercial scale, fully integrated, carbon capture and sequestration project in the country in Mattoon, Illinois. "This important step forward for FutureGen reflects this Administration's commitment to rapidly developing carbon capture and sequestration technology as part of a comprehensive plan to create jobs, develop clean energy and reduce climate change pollution." said Energy Secretary Steven Chu. "The FutureGen project holds great promise as a flagship facility to

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Statement of U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Meetings With Indian  

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Statement of U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Meetings With Statement of U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Meetings With Indian Leaders Statement of U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Meetings With Indian Leaders November 13, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Today I have had the opportunity to meet with Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia and other distinguished Indian leaders. We had productive discussions about the opportunities for partnerships between our two countries on clean energy technologies. Meeting the climate and clean energy challenge is a top priority for President Obama. In the past ten months, the United States has demonstrated its renewed commitment to these goals both by supporting domestic policies that advance clean energy, climate security, and economic recovery; and by

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Energy Secretary Chu Announces $62 Million in Recovery Act Funding for  

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62 Million in Recovery Act Funding 62 Million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in California Energy Secretary Chu Announces $62 Million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in California March 31, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced $6 billion in new funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to accelerate environmental cleanup work and create thousands of jobs across 12 states - including a major investment in California. Projects identified for funding will focus on accelerating cleanup of soil and groundwater, transportation and disposal of waste, and cleaning and demolishing former weapons complex facilities. "These investments will put Americans to work while cleaning up contamination from the cold war era," said Secretary Chu. "It reflects

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Secretary Chu Announces $45 Million to Support Next Generation of Wind  

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Announces $45 Million to Support Next Generation of Announces $45 Million to Support Next Generation of Wind Turbine Designs Secretary Chu Announces $45 Million to Support Next Generation of Wind Turbine Designs November 23, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the selection of Clemson University to receive up to $45 million under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for a wind energy test facility that will enhance the performance, durability, and reliability of utility-scale wind turbines. This investment will support jobs and strengthen American leadership in wind energy technology by supporting the testing of next-generation wind turbine designs. "Wind power holds tremendous potential to help create new jobs and reduce carbon pollution," said Secretary Chu. "We are at the beginning of a new

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Energy Secretary Chu Announces $108 Million in Recovery Act Funding for  

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108 Million in Recovery Act Funding 108 Million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in Utah Energy Secretary Chu Announces $108 Million in Recovery Act Funding for Environmental Cleanup in Utah March 31, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced $6 billion in new funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to accelerate environmental cleanup work and create thousands of jobs across 12 states - including a major investment in Utah. Projects identified for funding will focus on accelerating cleanup of soil and groundwater, transportation and disposal of waste, and cleaning and demolishing former weapons complex facilities. "These investments will put Americans to work while cleaning up contamination from the cold war era," said Secretary Chu. "It reflects

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Secretary Chu Announces Determination of No Adverse Material Impact for  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

November 12, 2009 - 1:17pm November 12, 2009 - 1:17pm Addthis Secretary Chu announced today that the Department of Energy has issued a final determination and market impact study for the proposed uranium transfer to fund accelerated cleanup activities at the Portsmouth Site in Piketon, Ohio, which will create between 800 to 1,000 new jobs for the community. The market review and determination confirms that the proposed transfer of uranium will not have an adverse material impact on the domestic uranium industries. Under the determination, DOE's Office of Environmental Management will be able to transfer as much as 300 metric tons of uranium per quarter in calendar years 2009 and 2010 for cleanup at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant, so long as the total transfer during that period does not

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321

Secretary Chu's Remarks at the California Institute of Technology  

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the California Institute of Technology the California Institute of Technology Commencement - As Prepared for Delivery Secretary Chu's Remarks at the California Institute of Technology Commencement - As Prepared for Delivery June 12, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Before I begin, I want to offer my deepest condolences to the family and friends of Brian Go and Jackson Wang and to the entire Caltech community. Tragedies like this touch us all. President Chameau, trustees, faculty, friends, family, and especially the new graduates, I am deeply honored to be your commencement speaker. To the Class of 2009, let me congratulate you on your achievement. You should be proud of the fact that you survived many shocks and are here today. The first shock might have been the discovery your freshman year that you are not alone: child prodigies are everywhere. Take pride in the

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NETL: News Release - Secretary Chu Announces Carbon Capture and Storage  

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7, 2010 7, 2010 New Recovery Act Funding Boosts Industrial Carbon Capture and Storage Research and Development $575 Million for Projects in 15 States Will Position U.S. as Leader in Clean Coal Technologies Washington, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the selection of 22 projects that will accelerate carbon capture and storage research and development for industrial sources. Funded with more than $575 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, these R&D projects complement the industrial demonstration projects already being funded through the Recovery Act. Together, these projects represent an unprecedented investment in the development of clean coal technologies. This program supports the President's goal of cost-effective deployment of carbon capture and storage within 10 years and helps to position the U.S. as a leader in the global clean energy race.

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Secretary Chu Meets with South Carolina Small Businesses | Department of  

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Chu Meets with South Carolina Small Businesses Chu Meets with South Carolina Small Businesses Secretary Chu Meets with South Carolina Small Businesses August 24, 2011 - 3:15pm Addthis Congressman James Clyburn speaks to South Carolina small business owners | Courtesy of Damien LaVera Congressman James Clyburn speaks to South Carolina small business owners | Courtesy of Damien LaVera Niketa Kumar Niketa Kumar Public Affairs Specialist, Office of Public Affairs South Carolina's Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College is helping to leverage local ingenuity and entrepreneurship to create jobs and build a strong clean energy economy. Yesterday, Secretary Chu joined with Congressman James Clyburn at OCtech to meet with small business owners from across the state. As the Secretary noted, "Small businesses are the engine of the American economy, powering

324

Secretary Chu and Energy Department Officials to Highlight Obama  

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Chu and Energy Department Officials to Highlight Obama Chu and Energy Department Officials to Highlight Obama Administration's Investments in American Energy and Innovation at Events Across the Nation Secretary Chu and Energy Department Officials to Highlight Obama Administration's Investments in American Energy and Innovation at Events Across the Nation February 8, 2012 - 2:32pm Addthis Washington D.C. - This week, Energy Secretary Steven Chu, Deputy Secretary Daniel Poneman and other senior Energy Department officials will participate in events across the country to highlight America's investments in cutting-edge energy innovations that are laying the building blocks for an American economy built to last. The visits nationwide will highlight American-made energy resources like natural gas and biofuels, and

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Energy Secretary Chu and HUD Secretary Donovan to Hold Press Conference in  

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and HUD Secretary Donovan to Hold Press and HUD Secretary Donovan to Hold Press Conference in Bohemia to Unveil New FHA Powersaver Program Energy Secretary Chu and HUD Secretary Donovan to Hold Press Conference in Bohemia to Unveil New FHA Powersaver Program April 20, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - THURSDAY, April 21st, U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu and U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan will host a press conference at Energy Testing Services in Bohemia, Long Island to unveil a new pilot program that will offer credit-worthy borrowers low-cost loans to make energy-saving improvements to their homes. Congressman Steve Israel will also join the event. WHAT: Press conference to unveil new HUD pilot program WHO: U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan

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Secretaries Chu and Vilsack Announce More Than $600 Million Investment in  

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Vilsack Announce More Than $600 Million Vilsack Announce More Than $600 Million Investment in Advanced Biorefinery Projects Secretaries Chu and Vilsack Announce More Than $600 Million Investment in Advanced Biorefinery Projects December 4, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the selection of 19 integrated biorefinery projects to receive up to $564 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to accelerate the construction and operation of pilot, demonstration, and commercial scale facilities. The projects - in 15 states - will validate refining technologies and help lay the foundation for full commercial-scale development of a biomass industry in the United States. The projects selected today will produce advanced

327

Secretary Chu Speaks at GE Solar Facility | Department of Energy  

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Chu Speaks at GE Solar Facility Chu Speaks at GE Solar Facility Secretary Chu Speaks at GE Solar Facility November 18, 2011 - 1:19pm Addthis Secretary Steven Chu's remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the General Electric Solar Facility in Arvada, Colorado. Thank you, Fred [Seymour], for the introduction. GE is a leader in energy innovation. Thomas Edison, the father of GE, once said, "I'd put my money on the sun and solar energy. What a source of power!" I imagine he would be amazed by the solar technology that is tested here. It's great to be in Colorado, a state that is at the forefront of the clean energy economy and has more solar jobs per capita than any other state[i]. I'm here at a critical time for America's energy future. It's a time of challenge, but it's also a time of opportunity.

328

Secretary Chu, Governor Gregoire Issue Statement on Hanford Cleanup |  

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Chu, Governor Gregoire Issue Statement on Hanford Cleanup Chu, Governor Gregoire Issue Statement on Hanford Cleanup Secretary Chu, Governor Gregoire Issue Statement on Hanford Cleanup January 15, 2013 - 7:35pm Addthis News Media Contact (202) 586-4940 WASHINGTON -- U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Governor Chris Gregoire issued the following joint statement on the cleanup efforts underway at Hanford: "Over the past several months, the Department of Energy and the State of Washington have worked together closely to ensure the Waste Treatment Plant is on a stable path to resolving the technical issues, completing construction, and beginning to treat waste in the coming years. "Based on insight gathered from a number leading scientific experts, the Department is now confident construction activities at the High-Level Waste

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Secretary Chu Unveils the 2011 Strategic Plan | Department of Energy  

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Chu Unveils the 2011 Strategic Plan Chu Unveils the 2011 Strategic Plan Secretary Chu Unveils the 2011 Strategic Plan May 12, 2011 - 1:02pm Addthis Secretary Chu Unveils the 2011 Strategic Plan John Schueler John Schueler Former New Media Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Earlier this week, the Department released its 2011 Strategic Plan, a document that outlines the broad, cross-cutting and collaborative goals that stretch across our complex. It is intended to serve as a blueprint for the Department of Energy to help address the nation's energy, environmental, and nuclear challenges through transformative science and technology solutions. The Strategic Plan is organized into four distinct categories, including: Catalyzing the timely, material and efficient transformation of the nation's energy system and securing U.S. leadership in clean energy

330

Secretary Chu's Remarks at the Cincinnati State Technical and Community  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Chu's Remarks at the Cincinnati State Technical and Chu's Remarks at the Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Commencement Secretary Chu's Remarks at the Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Commencement June 18, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Commencement Address Secretary Steven Chu Thursday, June 18, 2009 President Henderson, members of the Board of Trustees, faculty, family, friends, and, especially the new graduates, I am very pleased to be your commencement speaker. To the graduates, I offer my sincere congratulations. I know how hard you've worked to reach this day, and for this reason, I am especially delighted to be here. Many of you are the first in your families to have gone beyond high school. Some may have dropped out of school, and this event celebrates

331

Secretary Chu's Written Testimony before the House Committee on Oversight  

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Secretary Chu's Written Testimony before the House Committee on Secretary Chu's Written Testimony before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Secretary Chu's Written Testimony before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform March 19, 2012 - 4:44pm Addthis Chairman Issa, Ranking Member Cummings, and Members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to discuss the Department of Energy's work through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to strengthen the U.S. economy and promote a secure energy future. When President Obama took office, the United States was in the midst of the greatest economic crisis since the Great Depression. More than 800,000 jobs were lost in January of 2009, and nearly 3 million jobs were lost in the six months before that. To meet this challenge, we had to respond quickly and forcefully. In

332

Secretary Chu Visits Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant | Department of Energy  

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Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant Secretary Chu Visits Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant February 15, 2012 - 3:54pm Addthis 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. 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. Niketa Kumar Niketa Kumar Public Affairs Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Just over 60 years ago, scientists in Arco, Idaho, successfully used nuclear energy to power four light bulbs, laying the foundation for U.S.

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Secretary Chu Announces $620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration and  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

$620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration $620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration and Energy Storage Projects: Recovery Act Funding Will Upgrade the Electrical Grid, Save Energy, and Create Jobs Secretary Chu Announces $620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration and Energy Storage Projects: Recovery Act Funding Will Upgrade the Electrical Grid, Save Energy, and Create Jobs Secretary Chu announced that the Department is awarding $620 Million for 32 Smart Grid Demonstration and Energy Storage Projects. The Recovery Act funding Will be used to modernize the electric grid, save energy and money, and create jobs. Secretary Chu Announces $620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration and Energy Storage Projects: Recovery Act Funding Will Upgrade the Electrical Grid, Save Energy, and Create Jobs More Documents & Publications

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Fuel Cell Powers Up Festivities at Secretary Chu's Holiday Party |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Fuel Cell Powers Up Festivities at Secretary Chu's Holiday Party Fuel Cell Powers Up Festivities at Secretary Chu's Holiday Party Fuel Cell Powers Up Festivities at Secretary Chu's Holiday Party December 16, 2011 - 11:25am Addthis A clean, efficient fuel cell powered the tree lights at the 2011 Energy Department holiday party. | Energy Department file photo. A clean, efficient fuel cell powered the tree lights at the 2011 Energy Department holiday party. | Energy Department file photo. Sunita Satyapal Program Manager, Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Technology Program How does it work? Fuel cells work like batteries, but they do not run down or need recharging. They produce electricity and heat as long as fuel is supplied. Employees at the Energy Department's annual holiday party were greeted with many familiar sights - festive decorations, sugar cookies, and a

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Secretary Chu Stresses Global Cooperation on Energy, Economic and Climate  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Stresses Global Cooperation on Energy, Economic and Stresses Global Cooperation on Energy, Economic and Climate Challenges in Talks with World Energy Ministers Secretary Chu Stresses Global Cooperation on Energy, Economic and Climate Challenges in Talks with World Energy Ministers March 13, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - In recent discussions with a broad range of world energy ministers, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu has stressed the need for global cooperation on energy, economic and climate challenges. Over the past several weeks, Secretary Chu's dialogue with representatives of both energy producing and consuming nations has reinforced the Obama Administration's commitment to energy independence and stressed the shared opportunities to create jobs and boost the global economy through energy

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Energy Secretary Steven Chu Visits Oak Ridge | Department of Energy  

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Visits Oak Ridge Visits Oak Ridge Energy Secretary Steven Chu Visits Oak Ridge March 23, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis OAK RIDGE, TN - At an event earlier this afternoon at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced that DOE has issued a five-year extension to its current management and operating contractor, UT-Battelle, LLC, for the continued operation of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. While at Oak Ridge, Secretary Chu also met with staff from the laboratory and saw firsthand the progress that has been made possible as a result of the Recovery Act investments at the site. "ORNL's world-class facilities and scientific talent are vital to developing solutions to the Nation's many energy challenges," said

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Secretary Chu to Visit Morgan State University | Department of Energy  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Morgan State University Morgan State University Secretary Chu to Visit Morgan State University March 9, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - On Thursday, March 10 U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will visit Morgan State University in Baltimore. Secretary Chu will tour the University's Center for Advanced Energy Systems and Environmental Control Technologies (CAESECT) and highlight Morgan State's commitment to helping the nation win the future through science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education. Morgan State University is part of a consortium that is leading the Department's Energy Innovation Hub focused on making buildings more energy efficient. Located at the Philadelphia Navy Yard Clean Energy campus, the Hub will bring together leading researchers from academia, two U.S.

338

Secretary Chu Letter to 2nd US-China EE Forum  

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)

English and Chinese translation of Secretary Chu's letter to participants in the 2nd US-China EE Forum.

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Secretary Steven Chu Remarks as Prepared for Delivery to the 2011 IAEA General Conference  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

2011 IAEA General ConferenceRemarks as Prepared for DeliverySecretary Steven ChuMonday, September 19, 2011

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U.S. Energy Secretary Chu And Department Of State Secretary Clinton  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

U.S. Energy Secretary Chu And Department Of State Secretary Clinton U.S. Energy Secretary Chu And Department Of State Secretary Clinton Announce That The Department Of Energy Has Joined The Civilian Response Corps U.S. Energy Secretary Chu And Department Of State Secretary Clinton Announce That The Department Of Energy Has Joined The Civilian Response Corps September 23, 2010 - 2:57pm Addthis We are pleased to announce that the Department of Energy has joined the Civilian Response Corps, the U.S. Government's expeditionary, interagency civilian force dedicated to conflict prevention, response, and peacebuilding. The Department of Energy possesses specialized skills and expertise that will add significant value to the Corps. Its experts will join their colleagues from the Department of State; U.S. Agency for International Development; and Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Health

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341

Op-Ed by Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and Secretary of Labor...  

Energy Savers [EERE]

Economy April 22, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis To commemorate Earth Day, the op-ed below on green jobs and energy independence by Secretaries Steven Chu and Hilda Solis ran in the...

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Secretary Chu's Weatherization Op-Ed in the Huffington Post | Department of  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Secretary Chu's Weatherization Op-Ed in the Huffington Post Secretary Chu's Weatherization Op-Ed in the Huffington Post Secretary Chu's Weatherization Op-Ed in the Huffington Post October 30, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis (Washington, DC) - Today, the Huffington Post Published an Op-Ed from U.S. Energy Secretary Chu in honor of National Weatherization Day. The text of the Op-ed is below: Weatherization: Saving Money by Saving Energy Published: October 30, 2009 in the Huffington Post I've always been a bit of an energy efficiency nut. I've made it my mission to cut the utility bills at every home we've owned. Long before I learned about the risks of climate change, I was fanatical about energy efficiency because I'm cheap. Whenever my wife and I move into a new home, I check the attic for adequate insulation. I look for leaks around doors and windows and install a

343

Secretary Chu Awards $9.6 Million for Transformational Energy Research  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Awards $9.6 Million for Transformational Energy Awards $9.6 Million for Transformational Energy Research Projects Secretary Chu Awards $9.6 Million for Transformational Energy Research Projects September 10, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced the selection of six transformational energy research and development projects that could revolutionize how the country uses, stores and produces energy. Funded with $9.6 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the projects announced today round out the selections made by the Department of Energy's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E). The $9.6 million is being awarded to projects that could improve energy efficiency in buildings by reducing loads on air conditioners; reduce costs associated with generating electricity from solar power; and

344

Secretary Chu Announces Six Projects to Convert Captured CO2 Emissions from  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Six Projects to Convert Captured CO2 Six Projects to Convert Captured CO2 Emissions from Industrial Sources into Useful Products Secretary Chu Announces Six Projects to Convert Captured CO2 Emissions from Industrial Sources into Useful Products July 22, 2010 - 1:00pm Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the selections of six projects that aim to find ways of converting captured carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from industrial sources into useful products such as fuel, plastics, cement, and fertilizers. Funded with $106 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act -matched with $156 million in private cost-share -today's selections demonstrate the potential opportunity to use CO2 as an inexpensive raw material that can help reduce carbon dioxide emissions while producing useful by-products that Americans

345

Secretary Chu Announces Two New Projects to Reduce Emissions from Coal  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

New Projects to Reduce Emissions from New Projects to Reduce Emissions from Coal Plants Secretary Chu Announces Two New Projects to Reduce Emissions from Coal Plants July 1, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that projects by Basin Electric Power Cooperative and Hydrogen Energy International LLC have been selected for up to $408 million in funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The two projects selected -- an existing power plant in North Dakota and a new facility in California -- will incorporate advanced technologies to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. "Today's announcement represents a major step forward in the fight to reduce CO2emissions from coal-based power plants. These new technologies will not only help fight climate change, they will also create new jobs and

346

Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Opening of Atlanta Job Training  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Opening of Atlanta Job Opening of Atlanta Job Training Center Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Opening of Atlanta Job Training Center October 26, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu issued the following statement on today's grand opening of the Southeast Weatherization & Energy Efficiency Training (SWEET) Center in Atlanta, Georgia. "The SWEET Center in Atlanta will play a critical role in training thousands of workers for new jobs, laying the foundation for continued growth in this developing industry. With help from the Recovery Act, this program will provide workers with the skills they need to offer local homeowners quality energy efficiency upgrades that will save them money by saving energy." BACKGROUND INFORMATION ON TODAY'S ANNOUNCEMENT

347

Secretary Chu Announces More than $37 Million for Next Generation Lighting  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

than $37 Million for Next Generation than $37 Million for Next Generation Lighting Secretary Chu Announces More than $37 Million for Next Generation Lighting January 15, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced more than $37 million in funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to support high-efficiency solid-state lighting projects. Solid-state lighting, which uses light-emitting diodes (LEDs) and organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs) instead of incandescent bulbs, has the potential to be ten times more energy-efficient than traditional incandescent lighting. Lighting accounts for approximately 24 percent of the total electricity generated in the United States today - by 2030, the development and widespread deployment of cost-effective solid-state

348

Secretary Chu Announces Six Projects to Convert Captured CO2 Emissions from  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Six Projects to Convert Captured CO2 Six Projects to Convert Captured CO2 Emissions from Industrial Sources into Useful Products Secretary Chu Announces Six Projects to Convert Captured CO2 Emissions from Industrial Sources into Useful Products July 22, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the selections of six projects that aim to find ways of converting captured carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from industrial sources into useful products such as fuel, plastics, cement, and fertilizers. Funded with $106 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act -matched with $156 million in private cost-share -today's selections demonstrate the potential opportunity to use CO2 as an inexpensive raw material that can help reduce carbon dioxide emissions while producing useful by-products that Americans

349

Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Groundbreaking of BASF Advanced  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Groundbreaking of BASF Groundbreaking of BASF Advanced Battery Materials Plant Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Groundbreaking of BASF Advanced Battery Materials Plant October 27, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu issued the following statement on today's groundbreaking of BASF's new production plant for advanced lithium-ion battery materials, funded in part through the Department of Energy's Vehicle Technologies Program. "This groundbreaking is an illustration of how Recovery Act investments are creating jobs and building new industries here in the U.S. Today's announcement puts Elyria at the forefront of innovation in America's automotive industry. This region will stand as an example of America's economic competitiveness and our commitment to supporting a strong

350

Secretary Chu Awards $9.6 Million for Transformational Energy Research  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Awards $9.6 Million for Transformational Energy Awards $9.6 Million for Transformational Energy Research Projects Secretary Chu Awards $9.6 Million for Transformational Energy Research Projects September 10, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced the selection of six transformational energy research and development projects that could revolutionize how the country uses, stores and produces energy. Funded with $9.6 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the projects announced today round out the selections made by the Department of Energy's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E). The $9.6 million is being awarded to projects that could improve energy efficiency in buildings by reducing loads on air conditioners; reduce costs associated with generating electricity from solar power; and

351

Secretary Chu Announces Up To $55 Million in Funding to Develop Advanced  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Up To $55 Million in Funding to Develop Up To $55 Million in Funding to Develop Advanced Carbon Capture Technology at Existing Coal-Fired Power Plants Secretary Chu Announces Up To $55 Million in Funding to Develop Advanced Carbon Capture Technology at Existing Coal-Fired Power Plants October 13, 2009 - 1:00pm Addthis Washington, DC -- U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that $55 million will be made available to develop advanced technologies that can capture carbon dioxide from flue gases at existing power plants so that the greenhouse gas may be sequestered or put to beneficial use. The funding announced today is a direct investment in carbon capture and storage related technologies that will support the Obama Administration's effort to help mitigate the effects of CO2 - a major greenhouse gas and contributor

352

Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Unveiling of First-Ever  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Unveiling of First-Ever Unveiling of First-Ever Large-Scale Wind Turbine Manufactured in Michigan Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Unveiling of First-Ever Large-Scale Wind Turbine Manufactured in Michigan October 29, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu issued the following statement on today's unveiling by Merrill Technologies Group and Northern Power Systems of the first-ever utility-scale wind turbine manufactured and assembled in Michigan. Merrill Technologies' Saginaw, Michigan manufacturing facility that supplied parts for the turbine was funded in part under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, also known as the stimulus. "Today's announcement in Saginaw shows what's possible when the public and private sector come together to invest in the next generation of U.S

353

Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on New Clean Energy Manufacturing  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

New Clean Energy New Clean Energy Manufacturing Facility in Upstate New York Statement by Energy Secretary Steven Chu on New Clean Energy Manufacturing Facility in Upstate New York October 14, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu issued the following statement on today's announcement by Universal Display Corporation (UDC) that the company has selected Canandaigua, New York for the site of a new clean energy facility to manufacture next generation lighting technologies. "This is another example of how Recovery Act investments are creating jobs and building new industries here in the U.S. Today's announcement puts Upstate New York at the forefront of clean energy manufacturing. This region will be on the cutting edge of a growing industry producing the next

354

Secretary Chu Announces Six Projects to Convert Captured CO2 Emissions from  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Announces Six Projects to Convert Captured CO2 Announces Six Projects to Convert Captured CO2 Emissions from Industrial Sources into Useful Products Secretary Chu Announces Six Projects to Convert Captured CO2 Emissions from Industrial Sources into Useful Products July 22, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the selections of six projects that aim to find ways of converting captured carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from industrial sources into useful products such as fuel, plastics, cement, and fertilizers. Funded with $106 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act -matched with $156 million in private cost-share -today's selections demonstrate the potential opportunity to use CO2 as an inexpensive raw material that can help reduce carbon dioxide emissions while producing useful by-products that Americans

355

Secretary Chu Announces Two New Projects to Reduce Emissions from Coal  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Two New Projects to Reduce Emissions from Two New Projects to Reduce Emissions from Coal Plants Secretary Chu Announces Two New Projects to Reduce Emissions from Coal Plants July 1, 2009 - 1:00pm Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that projects by Basin Electric Power Cooperative and Hydrogen Energy International LLC have been selected for up to $408 million in funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The two projects selected -- an existing power plant in North Dakota and a new facility in California -- will incorporate advanced technologies to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. "Today's announcement represents a major step forward in the fight to reduce CO2 emissions from coal-based power plants. These new technologies

356

Secretary Chu Travels to Memphis | Department of Energy  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Travels to Memphis Travels to Memphis Secretary Chu Travels to Memphis January 31, 2011 - 2:33pm Addthis Ginny Simmons Ginny Simmons Former Managing Editor for Energy.gov, Office of Public Affairs What does this project do? The Sharp solar manufacturing plant has produced more than 2 million solar panels since 2002, increased its staff from 300 to 480 employees over the last year, and produces enough solar paneling to power more than 140,000 homes. Worldwide, FedEx Express is operating 329 hybrid and 19 all-electric vehicles, reducing fuel use by almost 300,000 gallons and carbon dioxide emissions by approximately 3,000 metric tons. Hero_CHU_Sharp Secretary Steven Chu with Sharp executive T.C. Jones, standing in front of some of Sharp's solar panels. Following the State of the Union on Tuesday and his online town hall on

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Secretaries Chu and Donovan Sign Agreement to Help Working Families...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

their homes, saving money for working families and creating tens of thousands of new green jobs. Today, the Secretaries signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to...

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TEST - SECRETARY STEVEN CHU'S REMARKS AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY TO THE DOE TRIBAL SUMMIT  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Tribal Summit Tribal Summit Secretary Steven Chu Remarks as Prepared for Delivery Thursday, May 5, 2011 Arlington, VA Good morning. Thank you all for joining us today, including those of you watching online. The Obama Administration is committed to strong engagement with Tribal Nations. As a sign of that commitment, you heard from Secretary Vilsack yesterday, and today you will also hear from Secretary Salazar, Administrator Jackson, and White House officials. When I started as Energy Secretary, I made a commitment to hold this summit because it's important to hear directly from you about our shared energy challenges and opportunities. The second commitment I made was to support the Department of Energy's Office of Indian Energy Policy and Programs, which was established under the 2005 Energy Policy Act.

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Energy Secretary Chu to Tour GE Global Research Advanced Manufacturing Lab  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Secretary Chu to Tour GE Global Research Advanced Secretary Chu to Tour GE Global Research Advanced Manufacturing Lab Energy Secretary Chu to Tour GE Global Research Advanced Manufacturing Lab May 24, 2012 - 10:54am Addthis WASHINGTON - On Friday, May 25, 2012, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will visit GE Global Research in Niskayuna, New York, where he will tour the company's advanced manufacturing lab. Secretary Chu will highlight the economic opportunities in the clean energy economy as well as advanced manufacturing's potential to save American companies time and money while supporting efficient innovative product engineering and development. Following his tour, Secretary Chu will speak at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Commencement Colloquy. On Saturday, May 26, Secretary Chu will participate in the university's commencement ceremonies as an

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TOMORROW: Secretary Chu To Host Earth Day Live Chat | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Chu To Host Earth Day Live Chat Secretary Chu To Host Earth Day Live Chat TOMORROW: Secretary Chu To Host Earth Day Live Chat April 19, 2012 - 12:10pm Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - On Friday, April 20, 2012, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will host a livechat as part of the Energy Department's Earth Day celebrations to highlight the environmental and economic benefits of the Department's investments in clean energy. The live chat will be streamed on www.energy.gov tomorrow, and will feature questions from both in-person and online audiences. WHAT: Energy Secretary Steven Chu to Host Earth Day Live Chat WHEN: Friday, April 20, 2012 10:45 AM EDT NOTE: The livechat by Secretary Chu will be streamed online at 10:45 AM at www.energy.gov/live. Addthis Related Articles TOMORROW: Secretary Chu To Host Earth Day Live Chat

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361

Secretary Chu to Address the Winter Meeting of the U.S. Conference of  

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Secretary Chu to Address the Winter Meeting of the U.S. Conference Secretary Chu to Address the Winter Meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors Secretary Chu to Address the Winter Meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors January 19, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - US Energy Secretary Steven Chu will address the 79th winter meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors. Secretary Chu will attend the Energy Standing Committee session of the conference where he will discuss the importance of clean energy to our economic competitiveness. WHAT: Energy Secretary Steven Chu to attend US Conference of Mayors Winter Meeting WHEN: Wednesday, January 19, 2010 4:30 PM EDT WHERE: Capital Hilton 1001 16th St. NW Washington, DC Media contact(s): (202) 586-4940 Addthis Related Articles Secretary Chu to Attend Event in Colorado on the Need to Compete Globally

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ARPA-E 2011 Keynote: Secretary Steven Chu | Department of Energy  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Secretary Steven Chu Secretary Steven Chu ARPA-E 2011 Keynote: Secretary Steven Chu Addthis Description US Department of Energy Secretary, Steven Chu, discusses the big picture of how the United States uses energy and why innovation in clean technology is key to 'Winning the Future'. Speakers Secretary Steven Chu Duration 20:47 Topic Energy Sources Oil Energy Economy Energy Policy Credit Energy Department Video Slides SlideShare. Present yourself. Upload Login or Signup Go Pro ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit 2011 Keynote Presentation: Secretary Steven Chu SECRETARY STEVEN CHU: Thank you, room. A lot of people here. That's a good sign. As long as the attendance keeps rising over the coming years, we will be very, very happy. Let me talk about what we're facing. This is a recent history -

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Photo Release: U.S. Energy Secretary Chu at BP Command Center in Houston |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Release: U.S. Energy Secretary Chu at BP Command Center in Release: U.S. Energy Secretary Chu at BP Command Center in Houston Photo Release: U.S. Energy Secretary Chu at BP Command Center in Houston May 28, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington D.C. --- At the request of President Obama, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu has been helping oversee BP's "top kill" efforts from the BP Command Center in Houston. Below are two photographs from this week. Photo credit: Department of Energy. Secretary Steven Chu and National Laboratory scientists review options over a conference room table. U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and National Laboratory scientists review options for the "top kill" attempt with BP officials. Secretary Steven Chu works on flow and resistance calculations on a conference room table

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RICK PERRY GOVERNOR The Honorable Steven Chu Secretary  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

RICK PERRY RICK PERRY GOVERNOR The Honorable Steven Chu Secretary March 23,2009 U2$. Departmgnt of E m (DOE) - - 1000 Independence Avenue, S. W: Washington, D.C. 20585 Dear Secretary Chu: Section 410 of the American Recovery and Renewal Act of 2009 (H.R. l)(ARRA) requires governors to notify the Secretary of Energy that certain policies will be implemented in order for the state to receive an allocation of additional h d s for the Federal State Energy Program (SEP). As discussed below, current Texas state law already provides for the policies referenced in the act, and as such, the additional SEP h d s should be released to Texas without any further commitment by Texas to adopt policy changes. With respect to a "general policy that ensures that utility financial incentives are aligned with helping

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Secretary Chu Highlights Clean Energy Opportunities in Montana | Department  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Clean Energy Opportunities in Montana Clean Energy Opportunities in Montana Secretary Chu Highlights Clean Energy Opportunities in Montana September 16, 2010 - 11:04am Addthis John Schueler John Schueler Former New Media Specialist, Office of Public Affairs What are the key facts? Montana received $26.5 million going toward their weatherization assistance program. The state energy program received $25.9 million. Montana also received an additional $15.2 million for the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant program. On Tuesday, Secretary Chu took the stage at the Montana Economic Development summit to highlight how the Recovery Act has boosted energy projects across the state and why the state is in prime position to benefit from the shift towards a clean energy economy. The Secretary noted that the Recovery Act has made an historic investment

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Secretaries Chu and Salazar to Convene Meeting on Strengthening Deepwater  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

to Convene Meeting on Strengthening to Convene Meeting on Strengthening Deepwater Blowout Containment Capabilities Secretaries Chu and Salazar to Convene Meeting on Strengthening Deepwater Blowout Containment Capabilities September 17, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar will convene top U.S. government scientists and key industry and stakeholder leaders to discuss how to strengthen capabilities for responding to potential blowouts of oil and gas wells in deepwaters on the Outer Continental Shelf. The September 22, 2010 panel discussion will help guide reforms that are raising the bar for the oil and gas industry's practices, inform recommendations on whether and how to lift the current deepwater drilling suspension, and assist in establishing a path forward for government and

367

Secretary Chu Visits Japanese Embassy | Department of Energy  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

6:33pm 6:33pm Addthis John Schueler John Schueler Former New Media Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Secretary Chu signs a book of condolence at the Japanese Embassy. Earlier this evening, Secretary Steven Chu visited the Japanese Embassy in Washington, D.C., to sign a book of condolence for the victims of the recent tsunami and earthquakes that have impacted the country. The Secretary also met with Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki to express his support for the people of Japan and to reaffirm the United States' continued commitment to assist the Japanese government in its ongoing response and recovery efforts. For the latest on the Department of Energy's efforts in Japan visit energy.gov/japan2011. John Schueler is a New Media Specialist with the Office of Public Affairs.

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STARTING TODAY: Bloomberg, Daniels, Musk, Pickens, Chu and Energy Leaders  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

STARTING TODAY: Bloomberg, Daniels, Musk, Pickens, Chu and Energy STARTING TODAY: Bloomberg, Daniels, Musk, Pickens, Chu and Energy Leaders Headline 3-Day ARPA-E Summit STARTING TODAY: Bloomberg, Daniels, Musk, Pickens, Chu and Energy Leaders Headline 3-Day ARPA-E Summit February 25, 2013 - 1:59pm Addthis NEWS MEDIA CONTACT (202) 586-4940 Follow @energy on Twitter for live coverage of the ARPA-E Summit. Check the energy.gov blog for daily wrapups and photo galleries. WASHINGTON - Building on the President's call in his State of the Union address to further American energy independence through innovation, key thought leaders from academia, business, and government will come together next week to discuss cutting-edge energy issues at the Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy's (ARPA-E) fourth annual Energy Innovation

369

Secretary Chu's Remarks at Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant -- As Prepared for  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Chu's Remarks at Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant -- As Chu's Remarks at Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant -- As Prepared for Delivery Secretary Chu's Remarks at Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant -- As Prepared for Delivery February 15, 2012 - 12:27pm Addthis It's great to be with all of you today. I want to acknowledge the many people who are playing a role here: Tom Fanning, President of Southern Company Paul Bowers, President and Chief Executive Officer of Georgia Power Tom Smith, Chief Executive Officer of Oglethorpe Power Bob Johnston, Chief Executive Officer of MEAG (Me-ag) Power Jim Bernhard, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Shaw Group Ric Perez, President of Westinghouse Operations Marv Fertel, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Nuclear Energy Institute; and Finally, all of the workers here, whose skill and expertise are

370

Secretary Chu's Remarks at the City Club of Cleveland -- As Prepared for  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Chu's Remarks at the City Club of Cleveland -- As Chu's Remarks at the City Club of Cleveland -- As Prepared for Delivery Secretary Chu's Remarks at the City Club of Cleveland -- As Prepared for Delivery January 18, 2012 - 1:58pm Addthis Thank you, President Hugh McKay, for the introduction. It's great to be at the City Club of Cleveland as you celebrate 100 years of debate and discussion on the important issues facing the nation. It's fitting to give an energy speech in Cleveland, home of the country's first wind turbine to generate electricity and a city at the forefront of the clean energy economy. Today, I want to discuss the choice we face as a nation when it comes to competing in the global clean energy race. First, I want to go back in history to the birth of America's aviation industry. There are many nuances to this story that have important

371

Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $38 Million in State Awards for Energy  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

38 Million in State Awards for 38 Million in State Awards for Energy Emergency Preparedness Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $38 Million in State Awards for Energy Emergency Preparedness August 12, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - As part of its efforts to improve the nation's energy security and electricity reliability, today Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced nearly $38 million in funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to improve state emergency preparedness plans and ensure quick recovery and restoration from any energy supply disruptions. Funds will be used by state governments to hire or retrain staff and expand state-level capacities to address challenges to the country's energy systems, including emergency situations such as blackouts, hurricanes, ice storms, and disruptions to heating supplies.

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Secretary Chu Announces $14 Million for Six New Projects to Advance IGCC  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

4 Million for Six New Projects to Advance 4 Million for Six New Projects to Advance IGCC Technology Secretary Chu Announces $14 Million for Six New Projects to Advance IGCC Technology September 9, 2011 - 6:16pm Addthis Washington, D.C. -U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the selection of six projects aimed at developing technologies to lower the cost of producing electricity in integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) power plants using carbon capture, while maintaining the highest environmental standards. Supported with up to $14 million in total funding, the selected projects will improve the economics of IGCC plants and promote the use of the Nation's abundant coal resources to produce clean, secure, and affordable energy. The successful development of advanced technologies and innovative concepts

373

Secretary Chu's Weatherization Op-Ed in the Huffington Post | Department of  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Weatherization Op-Ed in the Huffington Post Weatherization Op-Ed in the Huffington Post Secretary Chu's Weatherization Op-Ed in the Huffington Post October 30, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis (Washington, DC) - Today, the Huffington Post Published an Op-Ed from U.S. Energy Secretary Chu in honor of National Weatherization Day. The text of the Op-ed is below: Weatherization: Saving Money by Saving Energy Published: October 30, 2009 in the Huffington Post I've always been a bit of an energy efficiency nut. I've made it my mission to cut the utility bills at every home we've owned. Long before I learned about the risks of climate change, I was fanatical about energy efficiency because I'm cheap. Whenever my wife and I move into a new home, I check the attic for adequate insulation. I look for leaks around doors and windows and install a

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Secretary Chu Announces $2.4 Billion in Funding for Carbon Capture and  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

$2.4 Billion in Funding for Carbon Capture $2.4 Billion in Funding for Carbon Capture and Storage Projects Secretary Chu Announces $2.4 Billion in Funding for Carbon Capture and Storage Projects May 15, 2009 - 1:00pm Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced at the National Coal Council that $2.4 billion from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act will be used to expand and accelerate the commercial deployment of carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology. The funding is part of the Obama Administration's ongoing effort to develop technologies to reduce the emission of carbon dioxide, a major greenhouse gas and contributor to global climate change, into the atmosphere while creating new jobs. "To prevent the worst effects of climate change, we must accelerate our

375

Secretary Chu Dedicates World's Most Powerful X-ray Laser | Department of  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Dedicates World's Most Powerful X-ray Laser Dedicates World's Most Powerful X-ray Laser Secretary Chu Dedicates World's Most Powerful X-ray Laser August 16, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today dedicated the Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS), the world's first and most powerful X-ray laser, at the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory. The LCLS will play an essential role in addressing the scientific needs of the 21st century by exploring new ways to create better energy sources and enabling advances in a range of scientific fields. The LCLS produces pulses of X-rays more than a billion times brighter than the most powerful existing sources. The ultrafast X-ray pulses are used much like flashes from a high-speed strobe light, enabling scientists to take

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US Energy Secretary Chu Announces $528 Million Loan for Advanced Vehicle  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

528 Million Loan for Advanced 528 Million Loan for Advanced Vehicle Technology for Fisker Automotive US Energy Secretary Chu Announces $528 Million Loan for Advanced Vehicle Technology for Fisker Automotive September 22, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced a $528.7 million conditional loan for Fisker Automotive for the development of two lines of plug-in hybrids that will save hundreds of millions gallons of gasoline and offset millions of tons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2016. The project will result in approximately 5,000 jobs created or saved for domestic parts suppliers and thousands more to manufacture a plug-in hybrid in the U.S. "This investment will create thousands of new American jobs and is another critical step in making sure we are positioned to compete for the clean

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Secretary Chu's Testimony to the Senate Committee on Environment and Public  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

the Senate Committee on Environment the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works - As Prepared for Delivery Secretary Chu's Testimony to the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works - As Prepared for Delivery October 27, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC -- Secretary Steven Chu testified this morning before the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works on S. 1733, the Clean Energy Jobs and American Power Act. His prepared testimony is below: Chairman Boxer, Ranking Member Inhofe, Members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to testify today. When I appeared before you in July, I focused on the energy challenge and the grave threat from climate change. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change found in 2007 that the best estimate for the rise in average

378

Secretary Chu Announces Second Round of "America's Next Top Energy  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Second Round of "America's Next Top Second Round of "America's Next Top Energy Innovator" on One Year Anniversary of the White House Startup America Initiative Secretary Chu Announces Second Round of "America's Next Top Energy Innovator" on One Year Anniversary of the White House Startup America Initiative January 31, 2012 - 11:36am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, on the one year anniversary of the Obama Administration's Startup America Initiative, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced that the Department of Energy (DOE) is kicking off a second year of "America's Next Top Energy Innovator," a program that allows startup companies to license groundbreaking technologies developed by DOE's 17 national laboratories for $1,000 and build successful businesses. As part of this effort, the Department reduces both the cost

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Secretary Chu Announces Initiatives to Promote Clean Energy at First Clean  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Initiatives to Promote Clean Energy at Initiatives to Promote Clean Energy at First Clean Energy Ministerial Secretary Chu Announces Initiatives to Promote Clean Energy at First Clean Energy Ministerial July 20, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - At the world's first Clean Energy Ministerial, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced that the United States is helping launch more than 10 international clean energy initiatives. These initiatives will cut energy waste; help deploy smart grid, electric vehicle, and carbon capture technologies; support renewable energy markets; expand access to clean energy resources and jobs; and support women pursuing careers in clean energy. The new programs offer partners concrete, technical actions to promote economic growth while reducing greenhouse gas emissions and other pollutants. The initiatives will

380

Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $800 Million from Recovery Act to Accelerate  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Nearly $800 Million from Recovery Act to Nearly $800 Million from Recovery Act to Accelerate Biofuels Research and Commercialization Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $800 Million from Recovery Act to Accelerate Biofuels Research and Commercialization May 5, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - As part of the ongoing effort to increase the use of domestic renewable fuels, U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced plans to provide $786.5 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to accelerate advanced biofuels research and development and to provide additional funding for commercial-scale biorefinery demonstration projects. "Developing the next generation of biofuels is key to our effort to end our dependence on foreign oil and address the climate crisis -- while creating

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381

Secretary Chu Announces more than $200 Million for Solar and Water Power  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

more than $200 Million for Solar and Water more than $200 Million for Solar and Water Power Technologies Secretary Chu Announces more than $200 Million for Solar and Water Power Technologies April 22, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - On the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day, U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced that the Department will invest more than $200 million over five years to expand and accelerate the development, commercialization, and use of solar and water power technologies throughout the United States. This funding underscores the Administration's commitment to foster a robust clean-energy sector in the United States - that will create American manufacturing jobs and a workforce with the required technical training to speed the implementation of cutting-edge technologies. Today's announcement represents a down payment that will help

382

Secretary Chu Announces Middle and High School Finalists Set to Compete in  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Middle and High School Finalists Set to Middle and High School Finalists Set to Compete in the 2012 National Science Bowl in Washington, D.C. Secretary Chu Announces Middle and High School Finalists Set to Compete in the 2012 National Science Bowl in Washington, D.C. April 12, 2012 - 2:12pm Addthis Washington D.C. - Demonstrating the Obama Administration's commitment to improving the participation and performance of America's students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the list of 113 regional middle and high school finalists that will compete in the Energy Department's National Science Bowl Finals in Washington, D.C., at the end of April. Since January, nearly 14,000 students have competed in regional tournaments in which teams of

383

Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $300 Million in Clean Cities Grants to  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

300 Million in Clean Cities Grants 300 Million in Clean Cities Grants to Support Clean Fuels, Vehicles, and Infrastructure Development Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $300 Million in Clean Cities Grants to Support Clean Fuels, Vehicles, and Infrastructure Development August 26, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the selection of 25 cost-share projects under the Clean Cities program that will be funded with nearly $300 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. These projects will speed the transformation of the nation's vehicle fleet, putting more than 9,000 alternative fuel and energy efficient vehicles on the road, and establishing 542 refueling locations across the country. The Department of Energy also estimates they will help displace

384

Secretary Chu Announces Major Steps to Green The Federal Fleet | Department  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Major Steps to Green The Federal Fleet Major Steps to Green The Federal Fleet Secretary Chu Announces Major Steps to Green The Federal Fleet May 24, 2011 - 1:00pm Addthis John Schueler John Schueler Former New Media Specialist, Office of Public Affairs How can I participate? Watch the announcement live at 1:30 PM EST. Editor's Note: This event has concluded. Check back later today for a full re-cap. At 1:30 EST, Secretary Chu will join U.S. General Services Administrator Martha Johnson and White House Council on Environmental Quality Chair Nancy Sutley to announce next steps in moving the Federal fleet further towards advanced vehicles and decreased petroleum consumption. The announcement will help advance President Obama's goals of reducing Federal agency petroleum fuel use by 30 percent by 2020 and cutting our

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Secretary Chu Invites Energy Leaders to the Energy and Climate Ministerial  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Invites Energy Leaders to the Energy and Climate Invites Energy Leaders to the Energy and Climate Ministerial of the Americas Secretary Chu Invites Energy Leaders to the Energy and Climate Ministerial of the Americas November 2, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - Today, U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu invited energy ministers from across the Western Hemisphere to attend the Energy and Climate Ministerial of the Americas in Washington, DC on April 15-16, 2010. This Ministerial will bring energy leaders together to advance the goals of the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas, announced by President Obama in Trinidad and Tobago earlier this year. "Our goal is simple: to advance our common objectives under the Energy and Climate Partnership with concrete programs that will benefit the people of

386

Secretary Chu Announces up to $62 Million for Concentrating Solar Power  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

up to $62 Million for Concentrating Solar up to $62 Million for Concentrating Solar Power Research and Development Secretary Chu Announces up to $62 Million for Concentrating Solar Power Research and Development May 7, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the selections of projects for investment of up to $62 million over five years to research, develop, and demonstrate Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) systems capable of providing low-cost electrical power. This funding will support improvements in CSP systems, components, and thermal energy storage to accelerate the market-readiness of this renewable energy technology. Accelerating breakthroughs in renewable energy technologies supports the Administration's strategy of diversifying the U.S. energy

387

US Energy Secretary Chu Announces Finalized $5.9 Billion Loan for Ford  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Finalized $5.9 Billion Loan for Finalized $5.9 Billion Loan for Ford Motor Company US Energy Secretary Chu Announces Finalized $5.9 Billion Loan for Ford Motor Company September 17, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - Today, Secretary Steven Chu announced that the Department of Energy has closed on its loan offer of $5.9 billion to Ford Motor Company to transform factories across Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, and Ohio to produce more fuel efficient models. The loan is part of the Department's Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing program, which supports the development of innovative, advanced vehicle technologies to create thousands of clean energy jobs while helping reduce the nation's dangerous dependence on foreign oil. The loan for Ford Motor Company is the first to be finalized since the program was appropriated in the fall of

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Secretary Chu Announces up to $30 Million for Research to Advance the Next  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

up to $30 Million for Research to Advance up to $30 Million for Research to Advance the Next Generation of Biofuels Secretary Chu Announces up to $30 Million for Research to Advance the Next Generation of Biofuels December 14, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced the Department is now accepting applications for up to $30 million in total funding for small-scale process integration projects that support the development of advanced biofuels that will be able to replace gasoline or diesel without requiring special upgrades or changes to the vehicle or fueling infrastructure. This announcement is part of the Obama Administration's continuing commitment to accelerating R&D to develop a more sustainable transportation system, lower our dependence on foreign

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Secretary Chu Announces $37.5 Million Available for Joint U.S.-Chinese  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

7.5 Million Available for Joint 7.5 Million Available for Joint U.S.-Chinese Clean Energy Research Secretary Chu Announces $37.5 Million Available for Joint U.S.-Chinese Clean Energy Research March 29, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the availability of $37.5 million in U.S. funding over the next five years to support the U.S.-China Clean Energy Research Center. Funding from the Department of Energy will be matched by the grantees to support $75 million in total U.S. research that will focus on advancing technologies for building energy efficiency, clean coal including carbon capture and storage, and clean vehicles. The Clean Energy Research Center (CERC) will be located in existing facilities in both the U.S. and China and will

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Secretary Chu Announces U.S. Centers for U.S.-China Clean Energy Research |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

U.S. Centers for U.S.-China Clean Energy U.S. Centers for U.S.-China Clean Energy Research Secretary Chu Announces U.S. Centers for U.S.-China Clean Energy Research September 2, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that two consortia - one led by the University of Michigan and one led by the West Virginia University - will receive a total of $25 million over the next five years under the U.S.-China Clean Energy Research Center (CERC). The funding will be matched by the grantees to provide at least $50 million in total U.S. funding and will facilitate joint research and development of clean energy technologies by the United States and China. Chinese counterparts will contribute an additional $50 million, with combined funding from both countries totaling $100 million. The University of

391

Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $1 Billion Public-Private Investment in  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

1 Billion Public-Private Investment 1 Billion Public-Private Investment in Industrial Carbon Capture and Storage Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $1 Billion Public-Private Investment in Industrial Carbon Capture and Storage June 10, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced that three projects have been selected to receive up to $612 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act - matched by $368 million in private funding - to demonstrate large-scale carbon capture and storage from industrial sources. The projects - located in Texas, Illinois, and Louisiana - were initially selected in October 2009 for phase one research and development grants. Following successful completion of their Phase 1 activities, these three projects were identified as the most promising industrial CCS projects

392

Secretary Chu Announces 69 Early Career Scientists to Receive up to $85  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

69 Early Career Scientists to Receive up to 69 Early Career Scientists to Receive up to $85 Million in Funding to Support Research Secretary Chu Announces 69 Early Career Scientists to Receive up to $85 Million in Funding to Support Research January 14, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - Underscoring the Obama Administration's commitment to investing in innovation and research, U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced that 69 scientists from across the nation will receive up to $85 million in funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for five-year research grants as part of DOE's new Early Career Research Program. The new effort is designed to bolster the nation's scientific workforce by providing support to exceptional researchers during the crucial early career years, when many scientists do

393

Secretary Chu Announces $41.9 Million to Spur Growth of Fuel Cell Markets |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

41.9 Million to Spur Growth of Fuel Cell 41.9 Million to Spur Growth of Fuel Cell Markets Secretary Chu Announces $41.9 Million to Spur Growth of Fuel Cell Markets April 15, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- To expand the use of clean and renewable energy sources and reduce America's dependence on foreign oil, Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced $41.9 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding for fuel cell technology. These efforts will accelerate the commercialization and deployment of fuel cells and will create jobs in fuel cell manufacturing, installation, maintenance, and support services. The new funding will improve the potential of fuel cells to provide power in stationary, portable and specialty vehicle applications, while cutting carbon emissions and broadening our nation's clean energy technology portfolio.

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Secretary Chu Announces First Awards from $1.4 Billion for Industrial  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Awards from $1.4 Billion for Awards from $1.4 Billion for Industrial Carbon Capture and Storage Projects Secretary Chu Announces First Awards from $1.4 Billion for Industrial Carbon Capture and Storage Projects October 2, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the first round of funding from $1.4 billion from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for the selection of 12 projects that will capture carbon dioxide from industrial sources for storage or beneficial use. The first phase of these projects will include $21.6 million in Recovery Act funding and $22.5 million in private funding for a total initial investment of $44.1 million. The remaining Recovery Act funding will be awarded to the most promising projects during a competitive phase two selection process.

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Secretary Chu Announces Closing of $465 Million Loan to Tesla Motors |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

465 Million Loan to Tesla 465 Million Loan to Tesla Motors Secretary Chu Announces Closing of $465 Million Loan to Tesla Motors January 21, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - Today, Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced the Department of Energy has closed its $465 million loan with Tesla Motors, Inc. for construction of a manufacturing facility in southern California on the Model S electric sedan and a power-train manufacturing facility in Palo Alto, California. The Palo Alto facility will assemble electric vehicle battery packs, electric motors, and related electric vehicle control equipment, both for Tesla's own electric vehicles and for sale to other automobile manufacturers. The agreement was negotiated and signed by the Department's Loan Programs Office, which supports the development of innovative, advanced vehicle

396

Secretary Chu Announces up to $184 Million Available for Advanced Vehicle  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

up to $184 Million Available for Advanced up to $184 Million Available for Advanced Vehicle Research and Development Secretary Chu Announces up to $184 Million Available for Advanced Vehicle Research and Development December 16, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced today the Department is accepting applications for up to $184 million over three to five years to accelerate the development and deployment of new efficient vehicle technologies that will reduce U.S. dependence on foreign oil, save drivers money, and limit carbon pollution. Projects will span the broad spectrum of technology approaches, including advanced materials, combustion research, hybrid electric systems, fleet efficiency, and fuels technology. "These awards will help ensure America leads the world in the development

397

Secretary Chu Announces $37.5 Million Available for Joint U.S.-Chinese  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Announces $37.5 Million Available for Joint Announces $37.5 Million Available for Joint U.S.-Chinese Clean Energy Research Secretary Chu Announces $37.5 Million Available for Joint U.S.-Chinese Clean Energy Research March 29, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the availability of $37.5 million in U.S. funding over the next five years to support the U.S.-China Clean Energy Research Center. Funding from the Department of Energy will be matched by the grantees to support $75 million in total U.S. research that will focus on advancing technologies for building energy efficiency, clean coal including carbon capture and storage, and clean vehicles. The Clean Energy Research Center (CERC) will be located in existing facilities in both the U.S. and China and will

398

Secretary Chu Announces Over $8 Million to Support Local Energy Assurance  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

8 Million to Support Local Energy 8 Million to Support Local Energy Assurance Planning Initiatives Secretary Chu Announces Over $8 Million to Support Local Energy Assurance Planning Initiatives February 19, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today that the Department of Energy is making selection of awards for more than $8 million to 43 cities and towns across the country to develop or expand local energy assurance plans that will improve electricity reliability and energy security in these communities. These emergency preparedness plans, funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, will help ensure local governments can recover and restore power quickly following any energy supply disruptions. "These awards will help communities plan for quick, effective responses to

399

Secretary Chu Announces First Awards from $1.4 Billion for Industrial  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

First Awards from $1.4 Billion for First Awards from $1.4 Billion for Industrial Carbon Capture and Storage Projects Secretary Chu Announces First Awards from $1.4 Billion for Industrial Carbon Capture and Storage Projects October 2, 2009 - 1:00pm Addthis Washington, DC--U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the first round of funding from $1.4 billion from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for the selection of 12 projects that will capture carbon dioxide from industrial sources for storage or beneficial use. The first phase of these projects will include $21.6 million in Recovery Act funding and $22.5 million in private funding for a total initial investment of $44.1 million. The remaining Recovery Act funding will be awarded to the most promising projects during a competitive phase two selection process.

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Secretary Chu Announces $14 Million for Six New Projects to Advance IGCC  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

14 Million for Six New Projects to Advance 14 Million for Six New Projects to Advance IGCC Technology Secretary Chu Announces $14 Million for Six New Projects to Advance IGCC Technology September 9, 2011 - 1:00pm Addthis Washington, DC - U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the selection of six projects aimed at developing technologies to lower the cost of producing electricity in integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) power plants using carbon capture, while maintaining the highest environmental standards. Supported with up to $14 million in total funding, the selected projects will improve the economics of IGCC plants and promote the use of the Nation's abundant coal resources to produce clean, secure, and affordable energy. The successful development of advanced technologies and innovative concepts

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401

Secretary Chu Announces up to $10 Million to Support Plug-In Hybrid  

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0 Million to Support Plug-In Hybrid 0 Million to Support Plug-In Hybrid Electric School Buses Secretary Chu Announces up to $10 Million to Support Plug-In Hybrid Electric School Buses April 17, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, DC -- As part of the Department of Energy's commitment to advancing the next generation of electric vehicles in the United States, Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the selection of a new demonstration and testing project to develop a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) school bus to be used in fleets across the country. Navistar Corporation (Fort Wayne, IN) has been selected by the Department of Energy (DOE) for negotiation of a cost-shared award of up to $10 million to develop, test, and deploy an electric hybrid school bus. PHEVs will play an important role in achieving America's energy independence by

402

Secretary Chu's Remarks at Detroit Economic Club -- As Prepared for  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Chu's Remarks at Detroit Economic Club -- As Prepared for Chu's Remarks at Detroit Economic Club -- As Prepared for Delivery Secretary Chu's Remarks at Detroit Economic Club -- As Prepared for Delivery January 11, 2012 - 9:30am Addthis Thank you, President Simon, for the introduction. I also want to thank the Detroit Economic Club for hosting me. For more than 75 years, the Detroit Economic Club has promoted thoughtful conversation on the important issues facing Michigan and our country, and I am pleased to be a part of that tradition. Finally, I want to recognize Michigan's congressional delegation for its tireless work on behalf of the state's families and industries. It's an exciting time to be in Detroit, the heart of America's auto industry. Yesterday, I toured the auto show and saw the amazing products that will hit the roads soon. What began more than a century ago as a

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Energy Secretary Steven Chu to Travel to Bay Area to Highlight...  

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Indexed Site

Chu to Travel to Bay Area to Highlight State of the Union Address, Commitment to Clean Energy Energy Secretary Steven Chu to Travel to Bay Area to Highlight State of the Union...

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Secretary Chu and Deputy Secretary of Energy Poneman to Highlight...  

Energy Savers [EERE]

3, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy Daniel Poneman will tour Southwestern Energy's natural gas operations near Conway, Arkansas, including a drilling site, producing natural...

405

Secretary Chu Announces $620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration and  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

$620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration $620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration and Energy Storage Projects Secretary Chu Announces $620 Million for Smart Grid Demonstration and Energy Storage Projects November 24, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis COLUMBUS, OHIO - At an event in Columbus, Ohio this afternoon, Secretary Chu announced that the Department of Energy is awarding $620 million for projects around the country to demonstrate advanced Smart Grid technologies and integrated systems that will help build a smarter, more efficient, more resilient electrical grid. These 32 demonstration projects, which include large-scale energy storage, smart meters, distribution and transmission system monitoring devices, and a range of other smart technologies, will act as models for deploying integrated Smart Grid systems on a broader

406

Secretary Chu Announces Changes to Expedite Economic Recovery Funding |  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Changes to Expedite Economic Recovery Changes to Expedite Economic Recovery Funding Secretary Chu Announces Changes to Expedite Economic Recovery Funding February 19, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON D.C. --- Two days after President Obama signed the historic American Recovery and Reinvestment Act into law, Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced a sweeping reorganization of the Department of Energy's dispersal of direct loans, loan guarantees and funding contained in the new recovery legislation. The goal of the restructuring is to expedite disbursement of money to begin investments in a new energy economy that will put Americans back to work and create millions of new jobs. "These changes will bring a new urgency to investments that will put Americans back to work, reduce our dangerous dependence on foreign oil, and

407

Secretary Chu's Remarks at the Cincinnati State Technical and Community  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Cincinnati State Technical and Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Commencement Secretary Chu's Remarks at the Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Commencement June 18, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Commencement Address Secretary Steven Chu Thursday, June 18, 2009 President Henderson, members of the Board of Trustees, faculty, family, friends, and, especially the new graduates, I am very pleased to be your commencement speaker. To the graduates, I offer my sincere congratulations. I know how hard you've worked to reach this day, and for this reason, I am especially delighted to be here. Many of you are the first in your families to have gone beyond high school. Some may have dropped out of school, and this event celebrates

408

Secretary Chu Announces Progress on International Initiatives to Promote  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Progress on International Initiatives to Progress on International Initiatives to Promote Clean Energy Secretary Chu Announces Progress on International Initiatives to Promote Clean Energy April 8, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu this week joined with energy ministers and high-level representatives from more than 20 governments to announce renewed support for 11 international clean energy initiatives at the second Clean Energy Ministerial in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. These initiatives are helping to accelerate the global transition to a clean energy future, with the goal of eliminating the need to build more than 500 mid-size power plants worldwide in the next 20 years, among other goals. At the conclusion of the meeting yesterday, India offered to host the fourth Clean Energy Ministerial in 2013 and Korea

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Secretary Chu Speaks at the 2010 Washington Auto Show  

ScienceCinema (OSTI)

Secretary Chu lays out a roadmap for how the U.S. can lead the world in making the clean vehicles we need at the 2010 Washington Auto Show. He also announced that the Department of Energy had closed on a $1.4 billion loan to Nissan to build the all-electric LEAF in Tennessee and create up to 1,300 American jobs.

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Secretary Chu Named Cal Alumnus of the Year | Department of Energy  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Secretary Chu Named Cal Alumnus of the Year Secretary Chu Named Cal Alumnus of the Year Secretary Chu Named Cal Alumnus of the Year April 21, 2011 - 6:39pm Addthis John Schueler John Schueler Former New Media Specialist, Office of Public Affairs Earlier this month, the Cal Alumni Association (CAA) honored Secretary Steven Chu by naming him their 2011 Alumnus of the Year. The CAA cited Secretary Chu's "ground-breaking contributions to the fields of biophysics and atomic physics, commitment to addressing climate change, and transformative leadership in energy research and policy" as key factors in their selection. Secretary Chu, who was awarded his PhD from Berkeley in 1976, has often cited his education as the foundation for his success. "The idea was given to me that you can teach yourself anything you really want to learn.

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Secretary Chu Visits Dublin, Ireland 11/04/10-11/05/10 | Department of  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Secretary Chu Visits Dublin, Ireland 11/04/10-11/05/10 Secretary Chu Visits Dublin, Ireland 11/04/10-11/05/10 Secretary Chu Visits Dublin, Ireland 11/04/10-11/05/10 Addthis Untitled 1 of 4 Untitled Secretary Chu tours Wavebob, a leading wave power technology company in Ireland that is partnering with the United States to harness the clean, inexhaustible energy potential of America's coastal areas. Pictured is a prototype wave energy device, which at full scale would be 22 meters across and 50 meters tall, producing up to 1.5 megawatts of electricity per unit. Untitled 2 of 4 Untitled Secretary Chu and Daniel Rooney, the United States Ambassador to Ireland - as well as the former owner of the mighty Pittsburgh Steelers. The Ambassador briefed Secretary Chu about Ireland's ambitions toward renewable energy - a goal of 40 percent by 2020.

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Secretary Chu to Give Keynote Address at World Forum on Enterprise and the  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Secretary Chu to Give Keynote Address at World Forum on Enterprise Secretary Chu to Give Keynote Address at World Forum on Enterprise and the Environment Secretary Chu to Give Keynote Address at World Forum on Enterprise and the Environment June 25, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - On Sunday, June 27th, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will travel to the United Kingdom to deliver the keynote address at the World Forum on Enterprise and the Environment, hosted by the Oxford University Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment. This year's forum will focus on "Low Carbon Mobility: Land; Sea and Air." On Monday, Secretary Chu will be attending diplomatic meetings focused on solving our shared energy and climate challenges. Following the morning meetings, Secretary Chu will travel to Houston as part of his ongoing work

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Secretary Chu to Lead Delegation to IAEA General Conference  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

MEDIA ADVISORY: Secretary Chu to Lead Delegation to IAEA General MEDIA ADVISORY: Secretary Chu to Lead Delegation to IAEA General Conference in Vienna, CSLF Ministerial in Beijing MEDIA ADVISORY: Secretary Chu to Lead Delegation to IAEA General Conference in Vienna, CSLF Ministerial in Beijing September 17, 2011 - 2:31pm Addthis Washington D.C. - Beginning Sunday, September 18, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will lead the American delegation at the International Atomic Energy Agency's 55th General Conference in Vienna, Austria. During his visit, Secretary Chu will deliver a speech outlining U.S. priorities regarding the peaceful use of nuclear energy; strengthening nonproliferation and international safeguards; advancing disarmament; and securing nuclear material abroad. On Thursday, September 22, Secretary Chu will join with other global

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President-Elect Obama Nominates Dr. Steven Chu as Energy Secretary  

Broader source: Energy.gov [DOE]

President-elect Barack Obama has nominated Dr. Steven Chu, the current director of DOE's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), to be the next Secretary of Energy.

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Secretary Chu to Kick-off the Electric Drive Transportation Associatio...  

Office of Environmental Management (EM)

Kick-off the Electric Drive Transportation Association's Innovation Motorcade Secretary Chu to Kick-off the Electric Drive Transportation Association's Innovation Motorcade April...

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U.S. Energy Secretary Chu to Lead Delegation to IAEA 54th Annual...  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

September 20, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will lead the American delegation at the International Atomic Energy Agency's 54th General Conference in Vienna, Austria. During...

417

Secretaries Chu and Salazar will Join Senator Reid to Make Solar Energy  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Secretaries Chu and Salazar will Join Senator Reid to Make Solar Secretaries Chu and Salazar will Join Senator Reid to Make Solar Energy Announcement Secretaries Chu and Salazar will Join Senator Reid to Make Solar Energy Announcement July 7, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid will make an announcement regarding job creation and solar energy development at the Nevada Test Site. Nevada stands to be the leading state for solar energy production and green energy jobs. This announcement will encourage increased development of solar energy technology in the Silver State. WHO: Secretary of Energy Steven Chu Secretary of Interior Ken Salazar Nevada Senator Harry Reid UNLV President Neal Smatresk Nevada Development Authority President Somer Hollingsworth

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Energy Secretary Chu to Receive Arthur L. Schawlow Award at the Laser  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Energy Secretary Chu to Receive Arthur L. Schawlow Award at the Energy Secretary Chu to Receive Arthur L. Schawlow Award at the Laser Institute of America Annual Meeting Energy Secretary Chu to Receive Arthur L. Schawlow Award at the Laser Institute of America Annual Meeting September 28, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington D.C. --- U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will receive the Arthur L. Schawlow Award at the Laser Institute of America Annual Meeting tomorrow in Anaheim, CA, in recognition of his contributions to applications of lasers in science. Chu, who won the 1997 Nobel Prize in physics for his work using lasers to cool and trap atoms, will address conference attendees. Who: What When: Where: U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu Award reception and remarks at the Laser Institute of America Annual Meeting Wednesday, September 29, 12:30 pm

419

Secretary Chu and Energy Department Officials to Travel Across America to  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

Secretary Chu and Energy Department Officials to Travel Across Secretary Chu and Energy Department Officials to Travel Across America to Discuss the Obama Administration's Commitment to Energy Innovation and Manufacturing Secretary Chu and Energy Department Officials to Travel Across America to Discuss the Obama Administration's Commitment to Energy Innovation and Manufacturing January 24, 2012 - 3:47pm Addthis Washington D.C. - This week, Energy Secretary Steven Chu, Deputy Secretary Daniel Poneman and other senior Energy Department officials will participate in events across the country to highlight President Obama's State of the Union address and discuss the Obama Administration's commitment to energy innovation and advanced manufacturing. On Thursday, January 26, Secretary of Energy Steven Chu will travel to Albuquerque, N.M., to tour renewable energy research facilities at Sandia

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Readout on Secretary Chu's China Meetings on Clean Energy | Department of  

Broader source: Energy.gov (indexed) [DOE]

on Secretary Chu's China Meetings on Clean Energy on Secretary Chu's China Meetings on Clean Energy Readout on Secretary Chu's China Meetings on Clean Energy July 15, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis BEIJING, CHINA - Secretary Chu is meeting with a series of Chinese officials during this week's trip to China. We will be providing readouts on these meetings whenever possible. The first update appears below from Dan Leistikow, Director of Public Affairs, U.S. Department of Energy. Secretary Chu, joined by Assistant Secretary for Policy and International Affairs David Sandalow and other Department of Energy Officials, met Wednesday morning with Lu Yongxiang, President of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and other leading scientists. It was a very positive discussion with both sides recognizing the potential for growing partnership and collaboration between the US and China on clean

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Readout of President Obama's Call With Admiral Allen and Secretary Chu |  

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Admiral Allen and Secretary Admiral Allen and Secretary Chu Readout of President Obama's Call With Admiral Allen and Secretary Chu July 14, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis This afternoon, President Obama received an update by phone from Secretaries Chu, Napolitano and Salazar as well as Administrator Jackson, National Incident Commander Allen and Carol Browner on the oil spill response efforts. Yesterday, Admiral Allen and the federal science team, under the leadership of Energy Secretary Chu, directed BP to temporarily delay the well integrity tests until concerns from the scientific community were addressed and adequate assurances were provided that there would be no irreparable harm to the well bore as a result of the testing procedures. Based on new information and analysis, Secretary Chu and other scientists

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Secretary Chu Testimony - 03/14/2012  

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Senate Committee on Appropriations Senate Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development FY 2013 Budget Hearing March 14, 2012 Chairman Feinstein, Ranking Member Alexander and Members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to appear before you today to discuss the President's Fiscal Year 2013 Budget request for the Department of Energy. To promote economic growth and strengthen national security, President Obama has called for "an all-out, all-in, all-of-the-above strategy that develops every source of American energy - a strategy that is cleaner and cheaper and full of new jobs." The President wants to fuel

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Secretary Chu's Message about Forrestal Electric Metering  

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0 0 Dear Colleagues, The Department of Energy has a responsibility and an opportunity to lead by example in promoting sustainable energy practices. As many of you have heard me say, energy efficiency is one of our best and most immediate opportunities to save energy, cut utility bills and decrease carbon pollution. I want to thank you for the steps many of you have already taken to reduce energy consumption. Today, I'm asking all employees at the Forrestal Building to take these efforts to the next level by participating in a competition to save money by saving energy. We recently divided the Forrestal complex into five zones and installed electric meters to measure the daily electricity consumption of overhead lights and power outlets in each zone. You've probably seen

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Secretary Chu Testimony - 02/28/2012  

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Water Development, and Related Agencies Water Development, and Related Agencies Committee on Appropriations U.S. House of Representatives FY 2013 Budget Hearing February 28, 2012 Chairman Frelinghuysen, Ranking Member Visclosky and Members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to appear before you today to discuss the President's Fiscal Year 2013 Budget request for the Department of Energy. To promote economic growth and strengthen national security, President Obama has called for "an all-out, all-in, all-of-the-above strategy that develops every source of American energy - a strategy that is cleaner and cheaper and full of new jobs." The President wants to fuel our economy with domestic energy resources while increasing our ability to compete in the global clean energy race.

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Final_Testimony_(Secretary_Chu).pdf  

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Science, Space, and Technology Science, Space, and Technology U.S. House of Representatives FY 2012 Budget Hearing March 3, 2011 Chairman Hall, Ranking Member Johnson, and Members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to appear before you today to discuss the President's Fiscal Year 2012 budget request for the Department of Energy. In his State of the Union address, President Obama laid out a plan for the United States to win the future by out-innovating, out-educating and out-building the rest of the world, while at the same time addressing the deficit. The President's budget request invests in much-needed programs while cutting back where we can afford to. Many countries are moving aggressively to develop and deploy the clean energy technologies that the world will demand in the coming years and decades. As the

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Microsoft Word - Secretary Chu March 1 final  

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House Committee on Science and Technology House Committee on Science and Technology U.S. House of Representatives FY 2013 Budget Hearing March 1, 2012 Chairman Hall, Ranking Member Johnson, and Members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to appear before you today to discuss the President's Fiscal Year 2013 Budget request for the Department of Energy. To promote economic growth and strengthen national security, President Obama has called for "an all-out, all-in, all-of-the-above strategy that develops every source of American energy - a strategy that is cleaner and cheaper and full of new jobs." The President wants to fuel our economy with domestic energy resources while increasing our ability to compete in the global clean energy race. Although the United States has reclaimed the title of world leader in clean energy

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U.S. Energy Secretary Chu to Lead Delegation to IAEA 54th Annual General  

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Chu to Lead Delegation to IAEA 54th Annual Chu to Lead Delegation to IAEA 54th Annual General Conference U.S. Energy Secretary Chu to Lead Delegation to IAEA 54th Annual General Conference September 17, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington D.C. - Beginning Monday, September 20, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will lead the American delegation at the International Atomic Energy Agency's 54th General Conference in Vienna, Austria. During his visit, Secretary Chu will deliver a speech outlining the U.S.'s priorities regarding the peaceful use of nuclear energy; strengthening nonproliferation and international safeguards; advancing disarmament; and securing nuclear material abroad. While at the conference Secretary Chu will also host a series of bilateral meetings, and participate in a media roundtable event. Other U.S.

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Secretary Chu Op-Ed on Small Modular Reactors in the Wall Street Journal |  

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Op-Ed on Small Modular Reactors in the Wall Street Op-Ed on Small Modular Reactors in the Wall Street Journal Secretary Chu Op-Ed on Small Modular Reactors in the Wall Street Journal March 23, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - Today, the Wall Street Journal published an op-ed by U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu on small modular reactors. The op-ed can be viewed on the Wall Street Journal. The text of the op-ed is below: America's New Nuclear Option Small modular reactors will expand the ways we use atomic power. By Steven Chu Wall Street Journal, March 23, 2010 America is on the cusp of reviving its nuclear power industry. Last month President Obama pledged more than $8 billion in conditional loan guarantees for what will be the first U.S. nuclear power plant to break ground in nearly three decades. And with the new authority granted by the president's

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Energy Secretary Steven Chu to Travel to the Middle East Next Week |  

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the Middle East Next Week the Middle East Next Week Energy Secretary Steven Chu to Travel to the Middle East Next Week February 18, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - Next week U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will travel to the Middle East to meet with senior government officials, research and scientific leaders, and members of the private sector as part of the Administration's efforts to continue strengthening U.S. partnerships within the region. Secretary Chu will discuss a range of energy issues, including energy security and the importance of investing in a broad portfolio of energy technologies as part of the global economic recovery. Secretary Chu will visit Riyadh and Jeddah, Saudia Arabia; Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; and Doha, Qatar. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia On Monday, February 22, Secretary Chu will meet with Minister of Petroleum

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Secretary Chu, Intel President Discuss Need for More U.S. Engineers |  

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Secretary Chu, Intel President Discuss Need for More U.S. Engineers Secretary Chu, Intel President Discuss Need for More U.S. Engineers Secretary Chu, Intel President Discuss Need for More U.S. Engineers September 1, 2011 - 5:58pm Addthis Energy Secretary Steven Chu joins business leaders and the Deans of Engineering schools in Portland, Oregon, to discuss America’s need for engineers as part of a regional listening and action session hosted by the President's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness. | Image courtesy of Intel. Energy Secretary Steven Chu joins business leaders and the Deans of Engineering schools in Portland, Oregon, to discuss America's need for engineers as part of a regional listening and action session hosted by the President's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness. | Image courtesy of Intel. Niketa Kumar Niketa Kumar

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Energy Secretary Steven Chu to host DOE's first google hangout at 2 EST |  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

Energy Secretary Steven Chu to host DOE's first google hangout at 2 EST Energy Secretary Steven Chu to host DOE's first google hangout at 2 EST Home > Groups > OpenEI Community Central Graham7781's picture Submitted by Graham7781(1992) Super contributor 21 February, 2013 - 15:32 DOE energy secretary google hangout OpenEI Solar Power Steven Chu Sunshot Initiative The DOE Energy Secretary Steven Chu will be hosting a google hangout open to the public tomorrow afternoon to answer questions related to the Sunshot Initiative. More about the Google Hangout tomorrow: "InFebruary 2011, Energy Secretary Steven Chu launched the SunShot Initiative -- a national endeavor to get solar cost-competitive with fossil fuels and without subsidies by the end of the decade. Just two years later, we've made remarkable progress in accelerating the development of

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As OPEC Ministers Meet, Secretary Chu Stresses the Importance of Energy  

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As OPEC Ministers Meet, Secretary Chu Stresses the Importance of As OPEC Ministers Meet, Secretary Chu Stresses the Importance of Energy Independence As OPEC Ministers Meet, Secretary Chu Stresses the Importance of Energy Independence March 15, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - As OPEC ministers held a meeting in Vienna Sunday, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu again stressed the need for energy independence and called for global cooperation on energy, economic and climate challenges. "While OPEC's actions are just one factor among many that go into the market price of oil, I'm pleased that there won't be further production cuts -- which could help to avoid oil price volatility," Secretary Chu said. "However, I continue to believe that we should stay focused on what our country can do to become energy independent -- ending our dependence on

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WEDNESDAY: Secretary Chu to Host Live Chat on Clean Energy and Innovation |  

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Secretary Chu to Host Live Chat on Clean Energy and Secretary Chu to Host Live Chat on Clean Energy and Innovation WEDNESDAY: Secretary Chu to Host Live Chat on Clean Energy and Innovation January 24, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will host the Department of Energy's inaugural "Energy Matters" online town hall on President Obama's clean energy and innovation agenda as a follow-up to the State of the Union. He will speak to and answer questions from an online and in-person audience. WHAT: Energy Secretary Steven Chu to host "Energy Matters" live chat WHEN: Wednesday, January 26, 2011 12:45 PM EST WHERE: U.S. Department of Energy, Small Auditorium energy.gov/livechat To learn more about the event, visit the Energy Blog. Media contact(s):

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Ask the Directors: Secretary Chu to Host Live Chat on the Energy Innovation  

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Ask the Directors: Secretary Chu to Host Live Chat on the Energy Ask the Directors: Secretary Chu to Host Live Chat on the Energy Innovation Hubs Ask the Directors: Secretary Chu to Host Live Chat on the Energy Innovation Hubs March 5, 2012 - 12:32pm Addthis Secretary Chu is accepting questions on Facebook, Twitter and e-mail for the Energy Innovation Hub directors -- who are working to build better nuclear reactors, obtain fuel from sunlight and design the most energy efficient buildings to date. Michael Hess Michael Hess Former Digital Communications Specialist, Office of Public Affairs How can I participate? Submit your questions on Facebook, Twitter (@energy), or send an e-mail to newmedia@hq.doe.gov, prior to or during the live event. Secretary Chu will host a live, streaming Q&A session with the directors of the Energy Innovation Hubs on Tuesday, March 6, at 2:15 p.m. EST at

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Secretary Chu Opinion Piece in Times of London | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Chu Opinion Piece in Times of London Secretary Chu Opinion Piece in Times of London Secretary Chu Opinion Piece in Times of London May 27, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis London, England - The Tuesday, May 26, 2009 edition of the Times of London includes the following opinion piece from Energy Secretary Steven Chu highlighting President Obama's commitment to improving America's energy policy and addressing the global climate crisis: America has been slow to respond to climate change, but its new Secretary of Energy, Nobel prizewinner Steven Chu, is determined to make up for lost time. He calls on fellow scientists to step up to the plate. This week, the St James's Palace Nobel Laureate Symposium is bringing together scientists and leaders to concentrate on solving the climate challenge. This effort is an example of the growing worldwide awareness of

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Energy Secretary Chu to Tour GE Global Research Advanced Manufacturing Lab  

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Tour GE Global Research Advanced Tour GE Global Research Advanced Manufacturing Lab Energy Secretary Chu to Tour GE Global Research Advanced Manufacturing Lab May 24, 2012 - 10:54am Addthis WASHINGTON - On Friday, May 25, 2012, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will visit GE Global Research in Niskayuna, New York, where he will tour the company's advanced manufacturing lab. Secretary Chu will highlight the economic opportunities in the clean energy economy as well as advanced manufacturing's potential to save American companies time and money while supporting efficient innovative product engineering and development. Following his tour, Secretary Chu will speak at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Commencement Colloquy. On Saturday, May 26, Secretary Chu will participate in the university's commencement ceremonies as an

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Secretary Chu to Attend Second Clean Energy Ministerial in Abu Dhabi,  

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Secretary Chu to Attend Second Clean Energy Ministerial in Abu Secretary Chu to Attend Second Clean Energy Ministerial in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Secretary Chu to Attend Second Clean Energy Ministerial in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates April 1, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON, D.C. - Secretary of Energy Steven Chu will attend the second Clean Energy Ministerial in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on April 6-7, 2011. The Clean Energy Ministerial, launched by Secretary Chu in Washington, D.C., on July 19-20, 2010, is a forum for ministers from the world's major economies to work together to transition to clean energy technologies. Participating governments account for 80 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions and more than 70 percent of global gross domestic product. They also fund the vast majority of public research and development in clean

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Secretary Chu to Attend Inaugural GridWise Global Forum | Department of  

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Attend Inaugural GridWise Global Forum Attend Inaugural GridWise Global Forum Secretary Chu to Attend Inaugural GridWise Global Forum September 22, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis WASHINGTON - On Thursday, September 23, 2010, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will deliver a keynote address at the inaugural GridWise Global Forum. Secretary Chu will discuss the importance of devloping a smart, strong and secure electricity delivery system to help build a 21st Century clean energy economy. WHO: U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu WHEN: Thursday, September 23, 2010 12:30 PM EDT *** Press Availability to follow*** WHERE: Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center 1300 Pennsylvannia Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20004 Media contact(s): (202) 586-4940 Addthis Related Articles Secretary Chu to Discuss Importance of Electric Grid Modernization to U.S.

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THURSDAY: Secretary Chu Welcomes Students and Tours Vehicles at EcoCAR's  

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THURSDAY: Secretary Chu Welcomes Students and Tours Vehicles at THURSDAY: Secretary Chu Welcomes Students and Tours Vehicles at EcoCAR's Finish Line THURSDAY: Secretary Chu Welcomes Students and Tours Vehicles at EcoCAR's Finish Line June 15, 2011 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, D.C. - On Thursday, June 16, 2011, Energy Secretary Steven Chu will welcome the sponsors and 16 student teams participating in EcoCAR: the NeXt Challenge, a three-year collegiate student engineering competition that focuses on advanced vehicle technologies that minimize fuel consumption and emissions, to the Finish Line at the U.S. Department of Energy in Washington, D.C. At the Finish Line, Secretary Chu will tour the vehicles on display and speak with the students who engineered and built them. The winner of the overall competition will be announced at the EcoCAR

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Join Us Wednesday: #AskEnergy with Secretary Chu & Senator Mark Udall |  

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Wednesday: #AskEnergy with Secretary Chu & Senator Mark Wednesday: #AskEnergy with Secretary Chu & Senator Mark Udall Join Us Wednesday: #AskEnergy with Secretary Chu & Senator Mark Udall December 17, 2012 - 1:03pm Q&A How can we keep the renewable energy industry strong for American workers, businesses and communities across the country? Ask Us Addthis Join Us Wednesday: #AskEnergy with Secretary Chu & Senator Mark Udall April Saylor April Saylor Former Digital Outreach Strategist, Office of Public Affairs How can I participate? Tweet questions to @ENERGY with the hashtag #AskEnergy. Email questions to newmedia@hq.doe.gov. To watch this livestream, go to energy.gov/live. Join us this Wednesday at 4pm ET on energy.gov/live for a conversation with Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Senator Mark Udall (D-CO) on the future of

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Secretary Chu, Mayor Stanton to Unveil Phase Two of Nation's Largest  

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Secretary Chu, Mayor Stanton to Unveil Phase Two of Nation's Secretary Chu, Mayor Stanton to Unveil Phase Two of Nation's Largest Solar Financing Program in Arizona Secretary Chu, Mayor Stanton to Unveil Phase Two of Nation's Largest Solar Financing Program in Arizona May 14, 2012 - 2:44pm Addthis News Media Contact (202) 586-4940 WASHINGTON - On Tuesday, May 15, 2012, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu, Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton, CEO of National Bank of Arizona Keith Maio, and Managing Director of National Bank of Arizona and Zion Energy Link Craig Robb will re-launch the nation's largest city-sponsored residential solar financing program. This will be the second phase of the Solar Phoenix program, made possible thanks to a $25 million commitment from National Bank of Arizona. Secretary Chu will recognize Arizona's leadership in the global race for

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Ask the Directors: Secretary Chu to Host Live Chat on the Energy Innovation  

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Ask the Directors: Secretary Chu to Host Live Chat on the Energy Ask the Directors: Secretary Chu to Host Live Chat on the Energy Innovation Hubs Ask the Directors: Secretary Chu to Host Live Chat on the Energy Innovation Hubs March 5, 2012 - 12:32pm Addthis Secretary Chu is accepting questions on Facebook, Twitter and e-mail for the Energy Innovation Hub directors -- who are working to build better nuclear reactors, obtain fuel from sunlight and design the most energy efficient buildings to date. Michael Hess Michael Hess Former Digital Communications Specialist, Office of Public Affairs How can I participate? Submit your questions on Facebook, Twitter (@energy), or send an e-mail to newmedia@hq.doe.gov, prior to or during the live event. Secretary Chu will host a live, streaming Q&A session with the directors of the Energy Innovation Hubs on Tuesday, March 6, at 2:15 p.m. EST at

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Steven Chu Sworn in as Secretary of Energy | National Nuclear Security  

National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)

Steven Chu Sworn in as Secretary of Energy | National Nuclear Security Steven Chu Sworn in as Secretary of Energy | 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 > About Us > Our History > NNSA Timeline > Steven Chu Sworn in as Secretary of Energy Steven Chu Sworn in as Secretary of Energy January 21, 2009 Washington, DC Steven Chu Sworn in as Secretary of Energy

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Secretary Chu Opinion Piece in Times of London | Department of Energy  

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Secretary Chu Opinion Piece in Times of London Secretary Chu Opinion Piece in Times of London Secretary Chu Opinion Piece in Times of London May 27, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis London, England - The Tuesday, May 26, 2009 edition of the Times of London includes the following opinion piece from Energy Secretary Steven Chu highlighting President Obama's commitment to improving America's energy policy and addressing the global climate crisis: America has been slow to respond to climate change, but its new Secretary of Energy, Nobel prizewinner Steven Chu, is determined to make up for lost time. He calls on fellow scientists to step up to the plate. This week, the St James's Palace Nobel Laureate Symposium is bringing together scientists and leaders to concentrate on solving the climate challenge. This effort is an example of the growing worldwide awareness of

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Secretary Chu at the World Renewable Energy Forum in Denver | Department of  

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Secretary Chu at the World Renewable Energy Forum in Denver Secretary Chu at the World Renewable Energy Forum in Denver Secretary Chu at the World Renewable Energy Forum in Denver May 16, 2012 - 6:26pm Addthis 1 of 12 Santiago Seage, CEO of Abengoa Solar speaks at the World Renewable Energy Forum held at the Denver Convention Center in Denver, Colorado. Image: Dennis Schroeder/NREL 2 of 12 Energy Secretary Steven Chu delivers the keynote speech at the World Renewable Energy Forum in Denver, Colorado. Image: Dennis Schroeder/NREL 3 of 12 Energy Secretary Steven Chu, right and Susan Greene, center, President of ASES, talk to Michael Zuercher-Martinson, left, at the Solectria Renewables booth in the exhibit hall at the World Renewable Energy Forum being held at the Denver Convention Center in Denver, Colorado. Image: Dennis Schroeder/NREL

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Secretary Chu Announces Nearly $50 Million of Recovery Act Funding to Accelerate Deployment of Geothermal Heat Pumps  

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During a visit to Fort Wayne, Indiana, where he toured a manufacturer of geothermal heating pumps (GHPs), U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced nearly $50 million from the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act to advance commercial deployment of the renewable heating and cooling systems, which use energy from below the Earths surface to move heat either into or away from the home or building.

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Secretary Chu to Attend U.N. Climate Change Conference in Cancun |  

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U.N. Climate Change Conference in Cancun U.N. Climate Change Conference in Cancun Secretary Chu to Attend U.N. Climate Change Conference in Cancun December 6, 2010 - 12:00am Addthis Washington, DC - On Sunday and Monday, December 5-6, U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu will attend the U.N. Climate Change Conference in Cancun, Mexico. On Monday, Secretary Chu will participate in a conversation with Mexican Secretary of Energy Georgina Kessel about energy efficiency, the future of clean energy and our two countries' bilateral cooperation to address shared climate change challenges. The conversation will be moderated by U.S. Ambassador to Mexico Carlos Pascual and is part of the Green Solutions showcase hosted by the Mexican government. Later that day, Secretary Chu will speak at the U.S. Center to business leaders, government officials and

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First Lady Michelle Obama and Secretary Chu Honor Employees for Public  

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Lady Michelle Obama and Secretary Chu Honor Employees for Lady Michelle Obama and Secretary Chu Honor Employees for Public Service Recognition Week First Lady Michelle Obama and Secretary Chu Honor Employees for Public Service Recognition Week May 5, 2011 - 11:01am Addthis April Saylor April Saylor Former Digital Outreach Strategist, Office of Public Affairs In honor of Public Service Recognition Week taking place from May 1st - 7th, First Lady Michelle Obama recorded this video, thanking all government employees for their hard work in serving our country. This week, our nation celebrates Public Service Recognition Week in communities across the country and here in Washington, D.C. Yesterday, along with other Cabinet Secretaries, Secretary of Energy Steven Chu thanked government employees for their "important contributions and

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Secretary Chu Announces Over $8 Million to Support Local Energy Assurance  

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Over $8 Million to Support Local Energy Over $8 Million to Support Local Energy Assurance Planning Initiatives Secretary Chu Announces Over $8 Million to Support Local Energy Assurance Planning Initiatives Secretary Chu Announces Over $8 Million to Support Local Energy Assurance Planning Initiatives, Recovery Act Funding to Help Communities Prepare for Energy Emergencies and Disruptions Secretary Chu Announces Over $8 Million to Support Local Energy Assurance Planning Initiatives More Documents & Publications Enabling States and Localities to Improve Energy Assurance and Resiliency Planning (September 2010) The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Energy Assurance Planning (EAP) Bulletin, April 1 2010, Volume 1 No. 2 The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Energy Assurance Planning

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Secretary Chu's Remarks at Detroit Economic Club -- As Prepared for  

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Detroit Economic Club -- As Prepared for Detroit Economic Club -- As Prepared for Delivery Secretary Chu's Remarks at Detroit Economic Club -- As Prepared for Delivery January 11, 2012 - 9:30am Addthis Thank you, President Simon, for the introduction. I also want to thank the Detroit Economic Club for hosting me. For more than 75 years, the Detroit Economic Club has promoted thoughtful conversation on the important issues facing Michigan and our country, and I am pleased to be a part of that tradition. Finally, I want to recognize Michigan's congressional delegation for its tireless work on behalf of the state's families and industries. It's an exciting time to be in Detroit, the heart of America's auto industry. Yesterday, I toured the auto show and saw the amazing products that will hit the roads soon. What began more than a century ago as a

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Secretary Chu Announces Winners of Student Competition to Promote  

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Buildings - FACTSHEET Buildings - FACTSHEET Secretary Chu Announces Winners of Student Competition to Promote Energy-Efficient Buildings - FACTSHEET March 5, 2012 - 11:17am Addthis The following provides details about the case studies and criteria for selection for the Better Buildings Case Competition: * City of Houston: Suggest ways that the City could build upon its existing policies and programs to create an even more effective environment that spurs greater investment in energy efficiency in its commercial building stock. * District of Columbia: Propose recommendations to the District of Columbia on a package of policy, financial, and other tools that the District should apply to the Walter Reed Army Medical Center site to ensure the upcoming redevelopment will achieve and maintain the District's goals

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Secretary Chu Announces First Better Buildings Challenge Partners |  

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Better Buildings Challenge Partners Better Buildings Challenge Partners Secretary Chu Announces First Better Buildings Challenge Partners June 30, 2011 - 4:50pm Addthis Lindsey Geisler Lindsey Geisler Public Affairs Specialist, Office of Public Affairs What are the key facts? 14 partners to join the Better Buildings Challenge. Better Buildings partners will make more than 300 million square feet of building space more efficient. In February, President Obama outlined his plan to improve energy efficiency in commercial buildings by 20 percent in the next decade through the Better Buildings Initiative. As part of the initiative, the President started a "Better Buildings Challenge" to encourage private companies, universities, local governments and others to lead in building efficiency.

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Grand Challenges in Energy by Secretary Steven Chu  

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Sides used in Secretary of Energy Sides used in Secretary of Energy opening remarks at the SEAB meeting DOE SEAB meeting Washington DC 31 January, 2012 Innovation in Energy New materials and transportation efficiency 3 New materials and manufacturing methods can change the landscape of energy solutions In 1884, the price of aluminum was $1/oz and the price of gold was $20/oz. The highest skilled craftsman working on the Washington Monument was paid $2/day. Today's prices: Al = 6¢/ oz Au ~ $1776/oz.

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Statement of Steven Chu Secretary of Energy before the Committee on Energy  

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Energy and Natural Resources Energy and Natural Resources Statement of Steven Chu Secretary of Energy before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources March 5, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis United States Senate Washington, D.C. Chairman Bingaman, Ranking Member Murkowski and Members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to appear before you today to continue the conversation we began at my confirmation hearing. During that hearing, I touched on the enormous challenges and threats we face - to our economy, our security, and our climate. In the 20th century, America's economic engine was powered by relatively inexpensive domestic fossil fuels. Today, we import roughly 60 percent of our oil, draining resources from our economy and leaving it vulnerable to volatility in oil prices. Additionally, the potentially adverse effects of global greenhouse

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Statement of Steven Chu Secretary of Energy Before the Committee on the  

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Before the Committee on Before the Committee on the Budget Statement of Steven Chu Secretary of Energy Before the Committee on the Budget March 11, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis United States Senate Washington, D.C. March 11, 2009 Chairman Conrad, Ranking Member Gregg, and Members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to appear before you today to discuss the President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget. The President's Budget recognizes the enormous challenges and threats we face because of the ways we use energy. Today, we import roughly 60 percent of our oil, draining resources from our economy and leaving it vulnerable to supply disruptions. Much of that oil is controlled by regimes that do not share our values, weakening our security. Additionally, if we continue our current rates of greenhouse gas emissions, the consequences

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Statement of Steven Chu Secretary of Energy before the Committee on Science  

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Science and Technology Science and Technology Statement of Steven Chu Secretary of Energy before the Committee on Science and Technology March 17, 2009 - 12:00am Addthis Chairman Gordon, Ranking Member Hall, and Members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to appear before you today to talk about new directions for energy research and development at the Department of Energy. Today, we import roughly 60 percent of our oil, draining resources from our economy and leaving it vulnerable to supply disruptions. Much of that oil is controlled by regimes that do not share our values, weakening our security. Additionally, if we continue our current rates of greenhouse gas emissions, the consequences for our climate could be disastrous. If we, our children, and our grandchildren are to prosper in the 21st

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Secretary Chu Checks In on Biomass Pilot-Scale Facility | Department of  

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Chu Checks In on Biomass Pilot-Scale Facility Chu Checks In on Biomass Pilot-Scale Facility Secretary Chu Checks In on Biomass Pilot-Scale Facility November 22, 2011 - 10:03am Addthis Secretary Steven Chu visited Kapolei, Hawaii, to check on the process of an integrated biorefinery project awarded $25 million through the Recovery Act to construct the facility. | Image courtesy of the Energy Department. Secretary Steven Chu visited Kapolei, Hawaii, to check on the process of an integrated biorefinery project awarded $25 million through the Recovery Act to construct the facility. | Image courtesy of the Energy Department. Liz Moore Project Manager, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Each biorefinery would: produce as much as 50 million gallons of drop-in green transportation fuels per year

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Secretary Chu, Mayor Stanton to Unveil Phase Two of Nation's Largest  

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Chu, Mayor Stanton to Unveil Phase Two of Nation's Chu, Mayor Stanton to Unveil Phase Two of Nation's Largest Solar Financing Program in Arizona Secretary Chu, Mayor Stanton to Unveil Phase Two of Nation's Largest Solar Financing Program in Arizona May 14, 2012 - 2:44pm Addthis News Media Contact (202) 586-4940 WASHINGTON - On Tuesday, May 15, 2012, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu, Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton, CEO of National Bank of Arizona Keith Maio, and Managing Director of National Bank of Arizona and Zion Energy Link Craig Robb will re-launch the nation's largest city-sponsored residential solar financing program. This will be the second phase of the Solar Phoenix program, made possible thanks to a $25 million commitment from National Bank of Arizona. Secretary Chu will recognize Arizona's leadership in the global race for

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Secretary Chu to Highlight Administration Support for U.S. Auto Industry in  

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Chu to Highlight Administration Support for U.S. Auto Chu to Highlight Administration Support for U.S. Auto Industry in Detroit Economic Club Speech Secretary Chu to Highlight Administration Support for U.S. Auto Industry in Detroit Economic Club Speech January 6, 2012 - 4:08pm Addthis Washington D.C. - U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will travel to Detroit, Mich., next week to highlight the Obama Administration's support for the American automobile industry and the role investing in innovation will play in keeping U.S. workers and companies competitive. Last year, after seven straight years of decline, American auto manufacturers rebounded thanks in part to support from the Administration. All next week, the Department of Energy will be highlighting its investment in the American auto industry. On Tuesday, January 10, Secretary Chu will

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Secretary Chu, Intel President Discuss Need for More U.S. Engineers |  

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Chu, Intel President Discuss Need for More U.S. Engineers Chu, Intel President Di