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Meet Dr. Brian Anderson – NETL’s New Director

By T.L. Headley, American Coal Council MORGANTOWN, WV — Brian Anderson, Ph.D., was recently named the new director of the Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL). U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg made … Continue reading

09. July 2019 by Terry Headley
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NETL-Developed Sensors Helping Detect Rare Earth Elements in Coal Mining Waste

National Energy Technology Labs MORGANTOWN, WV (October 9, 2018) — NETL Researchers Paul Ohodnicki, Ph.D., and Dustin McIntyre, Ph.D., have worked with optical sensors and laser induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS) for years, adapting their respective technologies to fit different applications. … Continue reading

12. October 2018 by Terry Headley
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CASE STUDY: Public Communication and Collaboration for Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage Technology: Acceptance, Education, and Outreach

  Editor’s note: Dr. Brauer presented information on the Richland Community College / Illinois – Industry Carbon Capture and Storage project in the ACC’s May 15th Coal Q&A webcast. Dr Brauer’s presentation was titled “Carbon (Dioxide) Capture and Storage – Public … Continue reading

29. July 2015 by Jason Hayes
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NETL green roof program

Here’s an interesting research program being carried out by the Dept. of Energy, Office of Fossil Energy. The program is researching the use of coal combustion residuals as alternative growing media (read: soil substitutes) for their “green roof” program. Living … Continue reading

22. July 2013 by Jason Hayes
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Here we go again

I just had an interesting contact from a reporter at an environmentally-themed government publication. The reporter was asking for my comment on a new NRDC report that lists the 20 “most toxic” states in the union. I won’t link to … Continue reading

15. August 2011 by Jason Hayes
Categories: Cap & Trade, carbon, CCP, CCS, CCT, Climate Change, Coal Fundamentals, Emissions, Energy, Environment, EPA, Mercury, NIMBY, Power Generation, Regulation, sequestration, Statistics, Utilities | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off on Here we go again

2011 Pittsburgh Coal Conference to focus on CCT and CCS

A quick note for Coalblog readers to let you know about the upcoming Pittsburgh Coal Conference (PCC). I recently received an email from an acquaintance at NETL, requesting that I let our readers know about the addition of a financial … Continue reading

02. August 2011 by Jason Hayes
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FutureGen 2.0

Energy Secretary Steven Chu recently announced that $1 billion in stimulus funding was being targeted to restart the stalled FutureGen project. This infusion of tax dollars will provide breathing room for the FutureGen project. Originally, FutureGen was to build a … Continue reading

11. August 2010 by Jason Hayes
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