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NEPA CATEGORICAL EXCLUSIONS - 10/2017 TO PRESENT

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ARRA Date Title Recipient Name Location DOE/NETL Sponsors
N 12/13/2017 CarbonSAFE Illinois - Macon County Prime: University of Illinois Sub: Projeo Corporation Champaign, IL FE/TDIC/Coal/Carbon Storage Team
N 12/12/2017 Deepwater Methane Hydrate Characterization and Scientific Assessment Prime: University of Texas - Austin Sub: Oregon State University Corvallis, OR FE/TDIC/Oil and Gas/Natural Gas Team
N 12/11/2017 Deepwater Methane Hydrate Characterization and Scientific Assessment Prime: University of Texas - Austin Sub: Ohio State University Columbus, OH FE/TDIC/Oil and Gas/Natural Gas Team
N 12/07/2017 High Temperature Laboratory Joseph Tylczak Albany, OR FE/RIC/MEM/Structural Materials Team
N 12/07/2017 Applying Anodic Stripping Voltammetry to Complex Wastewater Streams for Rapid Metal Detection Prime: University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) Sub: University California at Riverside Los Angeles, CA FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 12/07/2017 Particle Separator for Improved Flameless Pressurized Oxy-Combustion Prime: Southwest Research Institute Subs: GE Research Center, Electric Power Research Institute, ITEA San Antonio, TX Niskayuna, NY Charlotte, NC Palo Alto, CA Gioia del Colle, Italy FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 12/07/2017 Novel Patterned Surfaces for Improved Condenser Performance in Power Plants Virginia Tech Blacksburg, VA FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies and Partnerships
N 12/07/2017 Low Cost Oxygen Carrier and Novel Process for Chemical Looping Combustion Prime: University of North Dakota Subs: Barr Engineering, Envergex LLC, Carbontex Energy Corporation Grand Forks, ND Hibbing, MN Sturbridge, MA Naples, FL FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 12/05/2017 Ultrasonic Measurements of Temperature Profile and Heat Fluxes in Coal-Fired Power Plants University of Utah (multiple locations) Salt Lake City, UT Castle Dale, UT FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies and Partnerships Team
N 12/05/2017 Making Coal Relevant for Small Scale Applications: Modular Gasification for Syngas/Engine CHP Applications in Challenging Environments Prime: University of Alaska Fairbanks Subs: Worley Parsons, HMI International Fairbanks, AK Reading, PA Hudson, IL FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 12/05/2017 Integration of Seismic-Pressure-Petrophysics Inversion of Continuous Active-Seismic Monitoring Data for Monitoring and Quantifying CO2 Plume Prime: Penn State University Subs: University of Texas at Austin BEG, Lawrence Berkeley National laboratory University Park, PA Austin, TX Berkeley, CA FE/TDIC/Coal/Carbon Storage Team
N 12/05/2017 Intensified Flue Gas Desulfurization Water Treatment for Reuse, Solidification, and Discharge Prime: University of Kentucky Subs: Southern Research Institute, Trimeric Corporation, China University of Mining and Technology Lexington, KY Cartersville, GA Buda, TX Xuzhou, Jiangsu Province, China FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies and Partnerships Team
N 12/04/2017 Improving Coal-Fired Plant Performance through Integrated Predictive and Condition Based Monitoring Tools Prime: Microbeam Technologies Subs: University of North Dakota, Otter Tail Power Company Grand Forks, ND Beulah, ND FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies and Partnerships
N 12/04/2017 Continuously Looping Physical Solvent CO2 Capture Test Facility National Energy Technology Laboratory South Park Township, PA FE/RIC/Energy Conversion Engineering/Innovative Energy and Water Processes
N 12/04/2017 Scalable Polymer Precursor Based Lipon Type Li-Metal Interface Enabled High Performance Li-Sulfur Battery Prime: Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America, Inc. Subs: Daimler AG, University of Michigan, Michigan State University Redford, MI Ulm, Germany Ann Arbor, MI East Lansing, MI EE/TDIC/ETD/Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Team
N 12/04/2017 Characterization of Long-Term Service Coal Combustion Power Plant Extreme Environment Materials Electric Power Research Institute Charlotte, NC FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies and Partnerships Team
N 11/27/2017 CO2 Mineralization in Porous Carbon Using Industrial Waste to Develop Concrete Prime: C-Crete Technologies Sub: NRG Energy Houston, TX Thompsons, TX FE/TDIC/Coal/Carbon Storage Team
N 11/27/2017 Advanced Anti-Fouling Coatings to Improve the Efficiency of Coal Power Plants Prime: Oceanit Laboratories Subs: Curran International, Heat Transfer Research Institute Honolulu, HI Dickinson, TX Navasota, TX FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 11/22/2017 Energy Efficient Waste Heat Coupled Forward Osmosis for Effluent Water Management at Coal-Fired Power Plants Prime: University of Illinois Subs: Trimeric, Springfield Power Plant Champaign, IL Buda, TX Springfield, IL FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies and Partnerships
N 11/21/2017 Advance Syngas Cleanup for REMS RTI International Research Triangle Park, NC FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 11/21/2017 High Throughput Computational Framework of Materials Properties for Extreme Environments Pennsylvania State University University Park, PA FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 11/21/2017 Advanced Cost-Effective Coal-Fired Rotating Detonation Combustor for High Efficiency Power Generation Prime: University of Central Florida Sub: Georgia Institute of Technology Orlando, FL Atlanta, GA FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 11/20/2017 Classification of Methane Emissions from Industrial Meters, Vintage vs. New Plastic Pipe, and Plastic-lined Steel and Cast Iron Pipe Prime: Gas Technology Institute Subs: AECOM, GHD Services, Inc. Multiple sites, OH and IN FE/TDIC/OG/Unconventional Oil and Gas Team
N 11/20/2017 Multimodal Approach to Modeling Creep Deformation in Nickel-Base Superalloys Prime: Missouri State University Subs: University of Missouri, Missouri University of Science and Technology Multiple sites, MO FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 11/17/2017 Low Load Boiler Operation to Improve Performance of Existing Coal Plants Alstom Power, Inc. Windsor, CT FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 11/13/2017 Identification and Characterization of Coal and Coal By-Products Containing High Rare Earth Element (REE) Concentrations Prime: Tetra Tech, Inc. Sub: Nexus Geos, LLC Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 11/13/2017 Identification and Characterization of Coal and Coal By-Products Containing High Rare Earth Element (REE) Concentrations Prime: Tetra Tech, Inc. Sub: West Virginia Geological and Economic Survey Pittsburgh, PA Morgantown, WV FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 11/09/2017 High Temperature Electrochemical Sensors for In-Situ Corrosion Monitoring in Coal-Based Power Generation Boilers Prime: West Virginia University Research Corporation Subs: Aspinity, Inc., Longview Power LLC Morgantown, WV Maidsville, WV FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 11/07/2017 Economic Extraction, Recovery, and Upgrading of Rare Earth Elements from Coal-Based Resources Prime: University of Utah Sub: Virginia Tech Salt Lake City, UT Blacksburg, VA FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 11/07/2017 Economic Extraction and Recovery of REEs and Production of Clean Value-Added Products from Low-Rank Coal Fly Ash Prime: University of North Dakota - EERC Sub: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Grand Forks, ND Richland, WA FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 11/07/2017 Modularization of Ceramic Hollow Fiber Membrane Technology for Air Separation University of South Carolina Columbia, SC FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 11/07/2017 Development of a Cost-Effective Extraction Process for the Recovery of Heavy and Critical REEs from the Clays and Shales Associated with Coal Virginia Tech Blacksburg, VA FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 11/07/2017 Concentrating REE in AMD using Coal Combustion Products with Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation The Ohio State University Columbus, OH FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 11/03/2017 Small-Scale Engineered High Flexibility Gasifier Prime: Southern Research Institute Subs: Reaction Engineering International, Unitel Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 11/03/2017 Radically Engineered Modular Air Separation System with Tailored Oxygen Sorbents Prime: North Carolina State University Subs: West Virginia University, Reaction Engineering International Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 11/01/2017 Coupled Hydrothermal Extraction and Ligand-Associated Swellable Glass Media Recovery of REEs from Coal Fly Ash Prime: Wayne State University Subs: Los Alamos National Laboratory, UCLA Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 11/01/2017 Pilot Testing of Modular Oxygen Production System Using Oxygen Binding Adsorbents Prime: Research Triangle Institute Sub: Air Liquide Research Triangle Park, NC, Newark, DE FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 10/31/2017 Low Cost Rare Earth Element (REE) Recovery from Acid Mine Drainage Sludge Prime: Research Triangle Institute Subs: Cerahelix, Inc., Veolia Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 10/30/2017 Advanced Sorbents for Modular Oxygen Production for REMS Gasifiers Thermosolv, LLC Laramie, WY FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 10/27/2017 Gasification Combined Heat and Power from Coal Fines Prime: University of Kentucky - CAER Subs: Baoju Science and Technology Company, LLC, Smith Management Group, Hendricks Resources, Trimeric Corporation Multiple sites, Multiple states, and China FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 10/25/2017 Staged Opposed Multi Burner (OMB) for Modular Gasifier/Burner Prime: University of Kentucky Subs: East China University of Science and Technology, Trimeric Corporation Lexington, KY Shanghai, China Buda, TX FE/TDIC/Coal/Advanced Energy Systems Team
N 10/24/2017 Low-Cost, Efficient, and Durable High Temperature Wireless Sensors by Direct Write Additive Manufacturing for Application in Fossil Energy Systems Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 10/23/2017 Recovery of High Purity Rare Earth Elements (REEs) from Coal Ash via a Novel Electrowinning Process Prime: Battelle Memorial Institute Sub: Rare Earth Salts Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 10/23/2017 Low Temperature Plasma Treatment for Enhanced Recovery of Highly Valued Critical Rare Earth Elements (REEs) from Coal Prime: University of Kentucky Sub: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 10/20/2017 At-Source Recovery of Rare Earth Elements from Coal Mine Drainage Prime: West Virginia University Research Corporation Sub: Virginia Tech Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/Coal/Enabling Technologies & Partnerships Team
N 10/20/2017 Analytical Sample Preparation Laboratory RIC, MEM Albany, OR FE/RIC/MEM/Structural Materials Team
N 10/20/2017 Classification of Methane Emissions from Industrial Meters, Vintage vs. New Plastic Pipe, and Plastic-lined Steel and Cast Iron Pipe Prime: Gas Technology Institute Subs: AECOM, GHD Multiple sites, Multiple states FE/TDIC/OG/Unconventional Oil and Gas Team
N 10/18/2017 Biomass Feed Preparation Lab NETL Morgantown, WV FE/RIC/ECE/Thermal Sciences Team
N 10/04/2017 Cold-Flow Circulating Fluidized Bed NETL Morgantown, WV FE/RIC/ECE/Thermal Sciences Team
N 10/02/2017 Classification of Methane Emissions from Industrial Meters, Vintage vs. New Plastic Pipe, and Plastic-lined Steel and Cast Iron Pipe Prime: Gas Technology Institute Subs: AECOM, GHD Services, Inc. Multiples sites, NC, SC, MD, DC, VA FE/TDIC/OG/Unconventional Oil and Gas Team