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NEPA CATEGORICAL EXCLUSIONS - 6/2016 TO PRESENT

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ARRA Date Title Recipient Name Location DOE/NETL Sponsors
N 08/25/2016 Coordination with State Energy Offices for Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability Programs NASEO Arlington, VA OE/TDIC/ETD/Energy Delivery & Security Team
N 08/25/2016 Performance and Reliability Advancements in a Durable Low Temperature Tubular SOFC Prime: Atrex Energy (formerly Acumentrics SOFC Corp) Sub: University of South Carolina Walpole, MA Columbia, SC FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 08/23/2016 Engineering Approaches to Dendrite Free Lithium Anodes University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA EE/TDIC/ETD/Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Team
N 08/23/2016 Commercial Delivery PHEV - Class 6 Prime: McLaren Performance Technologies Subs: AVL, UPS Livonia, MI Lake Forest, CA Demo locations TBD EE/TDIC/ETD/Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Team
N 08/23/2016 Gas Analysis Services NETL, MEM Albany, OR FE/RIC/MEM/Structural Materials Team
N 08/23/2016 Understanding and Strategies for Controlled Interfacial Phenomena in Li-Ion Batteries and Beyond Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station College Station, TX EE/TDIC/ETD/Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Team
N 08/23/2016 Advanced Non-Tread Materials for Fuel-Efficient Tires Prime: PPG Industries, Inc DBA Monroeville Technical Center Sub: Akron Rubber Development Laboratory Monroeville, PA Akron, OH EE/TDIC/ETD/Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Team
N 08/22/2016 Refractories/Oxidation NETL, MEM Albany, OR FE/RIC/MEM/Structural Materials Team
N 08/22/2016 Low Cost Oxygen (LCO) for Small-Scale Modular Gasification Systems Prime: Thermosolv LLC Subs:  Western Research Institute, LP Amina Inc. Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 08/19/2016 U.S. - China Clean Energy Research Consortium (CERC) Medium and Heavy Duty Trucks Prime:  Argonne National Laboratory Subs:  Cummins, Freightliner, University of Michigan, Ohio State University, Purdue University, Oak Ridge National Laboratory Multiple sites, Multiple states EE/TDIC/ETD/Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Team
N 08/19/2016 Lightweight High Temperature Alloys Based on the Al-Fe-Si System University of Florida Gainesville, FL EE/TDIC/ETD/Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Team
N 08/19/2016 Daikin Advanced Lithium Ion Battery Technology - High Voltage Electrolyte Daikin America, Inc. Decatur, AL EE/TDIC/ETD/Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Team
N 08/18/2016 High Temperature Anode Recycle Blower for Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Prime:  Mowhawk Innovative Technology, Inc. Subs:  Fuel Cell Energy, TurboSolutions Albany, NY Danbury, CT East Thetford, VT FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 08/18/2016 Building 26 Foundation Repair TBD Morgantown, WV FE/LOC/FO/Engineering & Facilities Team
N 08/15/2016 Field Demonstration of the Krauklis Seismic Wave in a Novel MVA Method for Geologic CO2 Storage Prime: University of North Dakota EERC Subs:  Seismos, Inc., Bell Creek Oil Field Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Carbon Storage Team
N 08/15/2016 Robust in situ Strain Measurements to Monitor CO2 Storage Prime: Clemson University Subs:  Clemson Field Site, Grand Resources, Georgia Tech Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Carbon Storage Team
N 08/12/2016 B-90 Air Compressor Replacement TBD South Park Township, PA FE/LOC/FO/Engineering & Facilities Team
N 08/12/2016 Developing Cost-Effective Biological Removal Technology for Selenium and Nitrate from Flue Gas Desulfurization Wastewater from an Existing Power Generating Facility West Virginia State University South Charleston, WV FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 08/11/2016 Geosciences Laboratory NETL, GES Albany, OR FE/RIC/GES/Geology & Geospatial Analysis Team
N 08/11/2016 Desalination of Produced Waters NETL South Park Township, PA FE/RIC/ECE/Innovative Energy & Water Processes Team
N 08/10/2016 Building 1 First Floor Renovation & Parking Lot Expansion Lee Jensen Albany, OR FE/LOC/FO/Engineering & Facilities Team
N 08/09/2016 Metal-Supported Ceria Electrolyte-Based SOFC Stack for Scalable, Low Cost, High Efficiency and Robust Stationary Power Systems Prime: Cummins Power Generation Subs:  Ceres Power Ltd, University of Connecticut, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Multiple sites, Multiple states and UK FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 08/05/2016 Pittsburgh Magnetics Characterization Laboratory NETL South Park Township, PA FE/RIC/MEM/Functional Materials Team
N 08/05/2016 A Nonconventional CO2-EOR Target in the Illinois Basin University of Illinois Union County, IL FE/TDIC/Coal/Carbon Storage Team
N 08/04/2016 Building 94 Removal/Replacement of Concrete Slabs Over West Side Air Shaft/Plenum Not Procured Yet South Park Township, PA FE/LOC/FO/Engineering & Facilities Team
N 08/04/2016 Identification of Residual Oil Zones in the Williston and Powder River Basins (Beaver Creek Oil Field) UND EERC Golden Valley, ND FE/TDIC/Coal/Carbon Storage Team
N 08/03/2016 DE-FOA-0001441 - Industry Partnerships for Cybersecurity of Energy Delivery Systems (CEDS) Research Development and Demonstration (RD&D) for the Energy Sector Multiple, TBD Multiple sites, Multiple states OE/TDIC/ETD/Energy Delivery and Security Team
N 08/01/2016 Subtask 2.3 – Support of DOE Carbon Capture Systems Development and Modeling Prime: UND EERC Subs:  Antelope Valley Station, Milton R. Young Station, Clay Boswell Energy Center Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 08/01/2016 High Temperature CMC Nozzles for 65% Efficiency - Phase II Prime: General Electric Subs:  Multiple Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 08/01/2016 Robust SOFC Stacks for Affordable, Reliable, DG Power Systems Redox Power Systems College Park, MD FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 07/28/2016 Chromium Vapor Sensor for Monitoring Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Systems Auburn University Auburn, AL FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 07/28/2016 Minimizing Cr Evaporation from BOP Components by Utilizing AFAs Prime: West Virginia University Subs:  Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Fuel Cell Energy, Inc. Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 07/28/2016 Development of Chromium and Sulfur Getter for Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) Systems University of Connecticut Storrs-Mansfield, CT FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 07/28/2016 Site External Lighting Upgrades Lee Jensen Albany, OR FE/LOC/FO/Engineering & Facilities Team
N 07/28/2016 B-925 Rooftop AHU Replacement TBD South Park Township, PA FE/LOC/FO/Engineering & Facilities Team
N 07/28/2016 Performance Evaluation of an Integrated Rotating Detonation Engine with a Modified T63 Gas Turbine While Operating on Hydrogen-Natural Gas in Air Air Force Research Lab Greene and Montgomery Counties, OH FE/RIC/ECE/Thermal Sciences Team
N 07/27/2016 Bioconversion CBM Monitoring Wells GreenWorld Morgantown, WV FE/LOC/FO/Engineering & Facilities Team
N 07/25/2016 Additive Manufacturing of Energy Harvesting Material System for Active Wireless MEMS Sensors University of Texas at El Paso El Paso, TX FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 07/22/2016 Gas Hydrate Dynamics on the Alaskan Beaufort Continental Slope: Modeling and Field Characterization Prime: Southern Methodist University Sub: Oregon State University Offshore Alaska, Beaufort Sea FE/SCNGO
N 07/22/2016 Continuous Water Quality Sensing for Flue Gas Desulfurization (FGD) Wastewater Prime: University of Alabama - Birmingham Subs: Southern Research, Metrohm Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 07/21/2016 Eliminating Plasmon Losses in High Efficiency White Organic Light Emitting Devices for Lighting Applications University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI EE/TDIC/EDT/EERE Team
N 07/21/2016 Analytical Physics - X-Ray Diffraction NETL, MEM Albany, OR FE/RIC/MEM/Materials Characterization Team
N 07/21/2016 Mitigating Catastrophic Shorts for Improved OLED Lighting Panel Reliability Prime:  Penn State University Sub:  OLEDWorks, LLC. Multiple sites, Multiple states EE/TDIC/EDT/EERE Team
N 07/20/2016 nXis Well Integrity Inspection in Unconventional Wells (Location Changes) Prime:  GE Global Incorporated Sub:  GE Global Resarch Troy, NY Houston, TX FE/TDIC/OG/Natural Gas Team
N 07/20/2016 Characterizing and Interpreting the In-Situ Strain Tensor During CO2 Injection Prime:  Clemson University Sub:  Two Eight Drilling Company, Inc. Osage County, OK FE/TDIC/Coal/CS Team
N 07/20/2016 Analytical Physics - Thermal Analysis NETL RIC - MEM Albany, OR FE/RIC/MEM/Materials Characterization Team
N 07/20/2016 Investigation of High Temperature Silica Based Fiber Optic Sensor Materials  Virginia Tech Blacksburg, VA FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 07/18/2016 Pre-Project Planning for a Flameless Pressurized Oxy-Combustion Pilot Plant Prime:  Southwest Research Institute Subs:  Multiple Multiple sites, Multiple states, Italy, and United Kingdom FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 07/18/2016 Technology for GHG Emission Reduction & Cost Competitiveness of Mil-Spec Jet Fuel Production Using CTL Prime:  Ceramatec, Inc. Sub:  UND EERC Grand Forks, ND FE/TDIC/Coal/ATID Team
N 07/12/2016 Development of a Physically Based Creep Model Incorporating Eta Phase Evolution  Prime:  Michigan Tech Sub:  EPRI Houghton, MI Charlotte, NC FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 07/11/2016 Identification of Residual Oil Zones in the Williston and Powder River Basins University of North Dakota EERC Big Stick Oil Field, ND FE/TDIC/Coal/Carbon Storage Team
N 07/11/2016 The Fundamental Creep Behavior Model of Gr.91 Alloy by Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME) Approach Prime: Florida International University Sub: The Ohio State University Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 07/11/2016 Phase II Field Demonstration at Plant Smith Generating Station (Phase Two) Prime: EPRI Subs: Advanced Resources International, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, CH2MHill Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Carbon Storage Team
N 07/11/2016 Developing and Validating Pressure Management and Plume Control Strategies in the Williston Basin through a Brine Extraction and Storage Test (BEST) - Phase Two Prime: University of North Dakota EERC Sub: Schlumberger Carbon Services Grand Forks, ND McKenzie County, ND Denver, CO FE/TDIC/Coal/Carbon Storage Team
N 07/11/2016 Raman Spectroscopy for the On-Line Analysis of Oxidation States of Oxygen Carrier Particles Washington State University Spokane, WA FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 07/11/2016 O2 Binding Materials and Highly Efficient Modular System for Oxygen Production Prime: RTI International Sub: Air Liquide Durham County, NC Newark, DE FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 07/11/2016 Interagency Agreement - Clean Cities National Parks Initiative National Park Service Washington, DC FE/TDIC/ETD/Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Team
N 07/10/2016 A Guideline for the Assessment of Uniaxial Creep and Creep-Fatigue Data & Models University of Texas, El Paso El Paso, TX FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 07/10/2016 Development of Low-Leakage Seals for Utility-Scale SCO2 Turbines (Phase Two) Prime: GE Global Research Sub: Southwest Research Institute Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 07/10/2016 Narrow Emitting Red Phosphors for Improving pcLED Efficacy Prime: EIE Materials, Inc. Sub: MaterialsQM Consulting Multiple sites, Multiple states EE/TDIC/ETD/Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Team
N 07/08/2016 Supporting State Energy Office Outreach on Fossil Energy Policy Issues National Association of State Energy Officials (NASEO) Arlington, VA OE/TDIC/Coal/ATID Team
N 07/08/2016 Ceramic Matrix Composite Advanced Transition for 65% Combined Cycle Efficiency (Phase Two) Prime:  Siemens Energy Sub:  Siemens AG Multiple sites, Multiple states, and Germany FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 07/07/2016 B-26 Roof Replacement Shuck Construction Morgantown, WV FE/LOC/Facility Operations
N 07/06/2016 Advanced Ultra-supercritical (AUSC) Component Testing Prime:  Energy Industries of Ohio Sub:  Arc Applications York, PA FE/TDIC/Coal/ETP
N 07/01/2016 Highly Integrated Modular LED Luminaire Prime:  GE Global Research Sub:  Stanford University Multiple sites, Multiple states EE/TDIC/EDT/EERE Team
N 06/30/2016 Fracture Diagnostics Using Low Frequency Electromagnetic Induction and Electrically Conductive Proppants Prime:  University of Texas - Austin Subs: E-Spectrum Technologies, Inc. and University of Texas - Austin Field Site Multiple sites, TX FE/TDIC/O&G/UOG Team
N 06/27/2016 Analytical Physics - Wavelength Dispersive X-Ray Fluorescence NETL RIC - Materials Engineering and Manufacturing Albany, OR FE/RIC/MEM/Materials Characterization Team
N 06/24/2016 Low Cost Corrugated Substrates for High Efficiency OLEDs North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC EE/TDIC/ETD/EERE Team
N 06/24/2016 ICME for Creep of Ni‐Base Superalloys in Advanced Ultra‐Supercritical Turbines Ohio State University Columbus, OH FE/TDIC/Coal/ET&P Team
N 06/22/2016 Improving the Cyber and Physical Security Posture of the Electric Sector American Public Power Association (APPA) Arlington, VA OE/TDIC/ETD/EDS Team
N 06/22/2016 Enhanced Light Extraction from Low Cost White OLEDs Prime:  Iowa State University Sub:  MicroContinuum Ames, IA Cambridge, MA EE/TDIC/ETD/EERE Team
N 06/22/2016 Improving the Cyber and Physical Security Posture of the Electric Sector National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) Arlington, VA OE/TDIC/ETD/EDS Team
N 06/17/2016 Compositionally Graded Alloy Quantum Dot Phosphors for Energy Efficient SSL Prime: Columbia University Subs: Pacific Light Technologies, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory New York, NY Portland, OR Berkeley, CA EE/TDIC/ETD/EERE Team
N 06/17/2016 High-Efficacy, Multi-functional SSL Platform Cree, Inc. Goleta, CA EE/TDIC/ETD/EERE Team
N 06/15/2016 Algorithms for the Modern Power System (AMPS) National Science Foundation Arlington, VA OE/TDIC/ETD/EDS Team
N 06/15/2016 High-Efficacy High-Power LED for Directional Applications Lumileds LLC San Jose, CA EE/TDIC/ETD/EERE Team
N 06/10/2016 Thermally Efficient and Protective Cooling Technologies for Advanced Gas Turbines Prime: University of North Dakota Sub: University of Memphis Memphis, TN FE/TDIC/Coal/AES Team
N 06/07/2016 Bench-Scale Development of Mixed-Salt Technology for CO2 Capture from Coal Power Plants Prime:  SRI International Sub:  IHI Corporation Yokohama, Japan FE/TDIC/Coal/Carbon Capture Team
N 06/03/2016 Building 26 Roof Replacement Ron Tatom Albany, OR FE/LOC/FO/E&F Team
N 06/03/2016 Building 35 Roof Replacement Ron Tatom Albany, OR FE/LOC/FO/E&F Team
N 06/01/2016 Integrated Plastic Substrates for OLED Lighting Prime: Sinovia Technologies Sub: Carestream Health White City, OR EE/TDIC/ETD/EERE Team