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US DOE Carbon Storage Atlas -- 5th Edition

US DOE National Energy Technology Laboratory

[From Press Release] The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) today released the fifth edition of the… 263 more words

Energy And Climate

Friday is Manufacturing Day

October 2 marks the fourth annual MFG Day (or Manufacturing Day).  Started in 2012 by a collection of industry and government bodies involved in manufacturing, MFG Day is a way for manufacturing companies to promote what they do, what jobs are available, and the need for people to join the skilled trades that makes up a large percentage of these jobs. 111 more words

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New Australian PM Leads To New Australian Science Minister

The recent Liberal Party reshuffle in Australia produced a new Prime Minister, and PM Malcolm Turnbull has since announced his cabinet ministers.

Among them is MP Christopher Pyne, who leaves his education portfolio to… 143 more words

Science Policy: General

Hawai'i Clean Energy: Final Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement: Summary


[Pacific Business Journal]  The renewable energy technology that presents Hawaii the greatest potential for environmental impacts is utility-scale renewable energy, including wind and solar, according to the Hawaii Clean Energy final programmatic environmental impact statement by the U.S. 29 more words

Energy And Climate

Next PCAST Meeting Needs You To Lend An Ear

The next meeting of the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) will hold its public session next Friday, September 18, in Washington.  The meeting will run from 10 a.m. 128 more words


Human Subjects Research Rule Revisions Finally Proposed

More than four years after the federal government introduced an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking on federal regulations on human subjects research (called the Common Rule… 253 more words

Science Policy: General

Distributed Energy Projects -- Investing in American Energy: Title XVII Open Solicitations

US Dept. of Energy

At the National Clean Energy Summit 8.0 in Nevada, President Obama announced that the Loan Programs Office (LPO) has issued guidance for potential applicants on the kinds of Distributed Energy Projects it can support, in the form of supplements to its existing… 124 more words

Energy And Climate