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Department of Energy Invests $17.6 Million in Technologies Capable of Reducing CO2 Capture Cost and Energy Penalties
Image of NETL logoNETL has selected six projects to receive $17.6 million in federal funding under the Office of Fossil Energy’s Novel and Enabling Carbon Capture Transformational Technologies funding opportunity announcement. The projects will address the cost and operational challenges associated with CO2-capture technologies that are commercially available for industry.

Energy Department Invests $44M in Advanced Carbon Capture Technologies Projects
Image of NETL logoThe U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy and NETL have selected seven projects to receive approximately $44 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development through funding opportunity announcement DE-FOA-0001791, Design and Testing of Advanced Carbon Capture Technologies.

Department of Energy to Invest $6.5 Million for Large-Scale Pilot Fossil Fuel Projects
Image of NETL logoThe U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy (FE) and the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) have selected nine projects to receive approximately $6.5 million in federal funding for Phase I of the Fossil Fuel Large-Scale Pilots funding opportunity announcement (FOA).

NETL's World-Class Mentors Help Launch Careers of Next-Generation Researchers
Image of NETL logoWhether designing computer models for a new combustion technology or sensors to ensure electric grid reliability, researchers at the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) consistently stand at the vanguard of innovation, taking steps each day to enhance the nation’s energy foundation. Their research expertise has helped usher in a new era of U.S. energy dominance, but this position can only be sustained by ensuring that new researchers are prepared to solve the increasingly complex energy demands of the nation.

NETL in the News

News IconDOE invests $17.6 M in CO2-capture tech (NETL to manage projects) – Wyoming Business Report

News IconWith computation, researchers identify promising solid oxide fuel cell materials (NETL collaboration noted) – Phys-org News

News Icon Can Updated Tax Credits Bring Carbon Capture into the Mainstream? (NETL CCS research cited) –

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