03.18.2011 NETL Scientists Garner Six New U.S. Patents Researchers at the the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) received six patents in 2010 for technologies to reduce emissions, increase power efficiencies, and lower energy-production costs. NETL is now seeking licensing partners interested in implementing the patents.
Funding Opportunity Announcement DE-FOA-0000496 entitled "Advanced Gasification: Improvements in Existing Systems Availability, Novel CO2 Utilization Systems, and Low Rank Coal IGCC Optimization" has been posted in our Business Solicitation area.
03.14.2011 NETL Recognized for Management Excellence
Management practices at the Office of Fossil Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory have been recognized by one of the world’s leading professional organizations for chemical engineers.
03.09.2011 Growth in Shale Gas Development Supported by Energy Department Research American ingenuity and steady research in the Office of Fossil Energy has helped natural gas production from shales increase fourteen-fold over the past decade. The energy supply promise of natural gas produced from shales, and the role of FE’s National Energy Technology Laboratory in conducting R&D that helped make it happen is featured in a new Department of Energy brochure, Shale Gas: Applying Technology to Solve America’s Energy Challenges.