NETL in the News

WVU Advances Technology and Transparency to Shale Gas in New MSEEL Site (NETL supported project) – newswise.com

Program manager sees education enrichment come to fruition (NETL highlighted) – National Nuclear Security Administration 9/28/18

Conference details West Virginia water research(NETL REE research mentioned) – Exponent Telegram 8/27/18

Awardees named for first round of HPC4Materials funding (NETL one of five national labs to manage work) – Newswise.com 9/26/18

Recharging American Coal Power Generation Through Innovation — R&D Magazine

Federal research cruise provides new data on Atlantic methane hydrates (an NETL project) – Kallinishenergy.com 9/24/18

Marcellus Shale research expands to second WV well (NETL funded project) – Kallanishenergy.com 9/24/18

Technology for recovering REEs from coal ash takes step forward (NETL-supported project) – World Coal 9/20/18

NETL launches project to locate methane leaks in gas pipelines – Daily Energy Insider 9/19/18

Marcellus Shale Engineering and Environmental Laboratory to begin research at second site (NETL support detailed) – Daily Energy Insider 9/17/18

Workshop in Morgantown focuses on energy-efficiency, air quality (NETL hosted event) – WVNews.com 9/14/18

Researchers Refine Rare Earth Element Recovery Process - Environment Matters

High performance building workshop held at Morgantown NETL - WBOY-TV Clarksburg, WV

NETL uses miniaturized laser technology to quantify concentrations of REEs – World Coal 9/11/18

DOE awards $7M for geological storage of CO2 (NETL managing project) – Kallanishenergy.com 8/30/18

NETL develops tool to estimate prospective CO2 storage in subsurface – World Coal 8/28/18

Pitt to partner with Leidos on NETL Research Support Services Contract – Eurekalert.org 8/23/18

NETL: Scientific innovation boosts regional economy (Op-Ed by Sean Plasynski, NETL Acting Director) State Journal 8/27/18

NETL seismic monitoring to stimulate predictions of shale gas production – DailyEnergyInsider.com

Storage Bringing Change to Energy Markets (NETL’s Balash quoted) – Power Magazine

DOE awards $750,000 to Pitt collaborating with UTRC for development of alloy components in fossil fuel power plants (NETL to manage project) – EurekAlert.org

SyGlass hailed for 3D visualization, data analysis (NETL use of technology detailed) – DailyEnergyInsider.com

DOE Developing Water-Detecting Fiberoptic Nets for Pipelines (NETL technology) – Daily Energy Insider

NETL Regional Workforce Initiative hosts Future Energy and Manufacturing Jobs webinar – Daily Energy Insider

National Energy Technology Lab looks to secure domestic rare earth elements – Daily Energy Insider

New domestic sources of rare earth elements identified by NETL – World Coal

DOE selects three advanced combustion projects to receive over US$3 million in funds (NETL to manage projects) – World Coal

WVU Shale Lab Digs Into Marcellus-Utica Permeability Testing (NETL provided project grant) – Oil and Gas Investor

NETL, industry findings show workforce development challenges – State Journal

New Research Explores Effective Produced Water Treatment (NETL’s Hakala presents paper) – SPE.org

Little Northeast Natural: Agile and very transparent (company is partner in NETL-supported MSEEL project) – Kallanish Energy Daily News

NETL educates future US diplomats about national and international energy issues – World Coal

GTI plans second Permian Basin field test site to maximize hydraulic fracturing efficiency and increase production (NETL supported project) – Green Car Congress

Rare Earth Element Extraction Facility opens at WVU (project managed by NETL) – WVNews.com

WVU Opens New Research Facility to Extract Valuable Rare Earths From Acid Mine Drainage --  Newswise.com

NETL awards $364 million engineering contract to Leidos—The State Journal

Reception Launches Three-Day Ramaco Rodeo (NETL representatives attend discussions on how to use coal in new products) – Sheridanmedia.com

Energy Department Invests $2.8M to Support Fossil Energy Research at Universities – EIN News

NETL looks to lower electricity bills through increased turbine efficiency – Daily Energy Insider

Coal to cars: NETL, Southern W.Va. coal company form research partnershipWVNews.com

NETL seeking FWPs for air separation research for modular gasification systems – World Coal

NETL working to improve combustion turbines – World Coal

National Energy Technology Laboratory Presses Forward on Turbine Enhancements – DailyEnergyInsider.com

Op-ed: Save coal and nuclear power — we might need it(Op-ed quotes NETL bomb cyclone report) – Deseret News (Utah)

Sustaining The Industry’s Health Through Innovation Sharing (Column discusses RPSEA consortium led by NETL) – E&P Magazine

Alaska needs to support more research: Arctic National Lab Week a step in the right direction for Fairbanks (NETL participation noted) – Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Speakers say coal is coming back (NETL’s Sarkus quoted from VA Coal and Energy Alliance meeting) – Coalfieldprogress.com

Coal, nuclear power remains vital (NETL Bomb Cyclone study cited in opinion column) – Scranton Times Tribune.com

Tech Trends (NETL GOGI project included in tech roundup) – E&P Magazine

Sustaining The Industry’s Health Through Innovation Sharing (NETL work with RPSEA noted) – E&P Magazine commentary

New UAF project to investigate North Slope heavy oil extraction (NETL to manage project) – Alaskapublic.org

Strengthening the STEM Workforce - A Perspective From ORISE (NETL’s Circe Verba cited as STEM example) – energy.gov

Two research awards announced at Alaska National Lab Day (NETL to manage one) – Fairbanks News

This Power Plant Runs on CO2 (NETL’s Weiland quoted) – IEEE Spectrum 

Department of Energy Announces $7M for Unconventional Oil and Natural Gas Recovery (NETL to manage project) – EIN NEWS

New UAF project to investigate North Slope heavy oil extraction (NETL to manage project) – Alaska Public Media

Alaska needs to support more research: Arctic National Lab Week a step in the right direction for Fairbanks (NETL participation noted) – Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

First-ever international database prevents natural gas infrastructure failures (NETL item in Tech Trends) – E&P

The 2018 Research Experience in Carbon Sequestration Program Is Now Accepting Applications (NETL supported program) – EIN Newsdesk

Department of Energy Seeks Research on Improving Coal Plants – (NETL fielding input) – Power Engineering

Inspiration Can Come from Anywhere (NETL Acting Director Blog on STEM) – Energy.gov

The 2018 Research Experience in Carbon Sequestration Program Is Now Accepting Applications (NETL supported program) – EIN Newsdesk

Department of Energy Seeks Research on Improving Coal Plants – (NETL fielding input) – Power Engineering

Inspiration Can Come from Anywhere (NETL Acting Director Blog on STEM) – Energy.gov

DOE Announces $13M to develop innovative methods for making products from carbon dioxide or coal (NETL to manage project) – Wyoming Business Report

Increasing engine efficiency: These researchers are vying to lead the way in the design of rotating detonation engines  (NETL supports Aerojet Rocketdyne research for converting conventional engine designs into rotating detonation engines) – Aerospace America

Wyoming Energy Summit set for May 23 (NETL’s Chris Matranga to speak on converting coal to high value carbon products) – Wyomingbusinessreport.com

US DOE requests information on steam-based power cycles for coal-fueled boilers (NETL collecting information) – Worldcoal.com

NETL Study Concludes That ONE Future Program Can Potentially Reduce Methane Emissions by 33% More Than Goal of 1% - Globenewswire.com

Advanced fossil energy technologies can increase efficiency and boost clean coal efforts (NETL research explained) – World Coal

National Energy Technology Laboratory experimenting with high-entropy alloys to increase energy efficiency – Daily Energy Insider

NETL, ONE Future partner to study methane emissions in natural gas life-cycle – Daily Energy Insider

Coal Kept the Lights On During the Winter Months (NETL report cited) – Canada Free Press

PSRW Kicks Off with Announcement of Sammies Finalists (NETL’s Kutchko a finalist for science and environment recognition) – fedsmith.com

NETL, ONE Future partner to study methane emissions in natural gas life-cycle – Daily Energy Insider

Coal Kept the Lights On During the Winter Months (NETL report cited) – Canada Free Press

PSRW Kicks Off with Announcement of Sammies Finalists (NETL’s Kutchko a finalist for science and environment recognition) – fedsmith.com

Energy Dept. brings microscopes to Rowan Elementary students (NETL STEM outreach) – Cranberry Eagle

Multiple facets of natural gas industry highlighted at conference (DOE AS for FE Winberg speaks) – State Journal

Rare earths extracted from coal mining by-products (NETL/WVU joint project explained) – Mining.com

Realizing state's natural gas potential focus of conference (NETL work on horizontal drilling noted) WVNews.com

Acid mine drainage yields valuable rare earth elements – (NETL-WVU Project profiled) – WVNews.com

TERRY JARRETT: Coal emerges as the surprise power champion of a cold winter (Columnist cites NETL study) – The Mercury Columns

Ensuring Future Energy Resources (NETL project profiled) – E&P Mag.com

NETL releases carbon capture simulation toolset as open source software – Green Car Congress

TECH SHOWCASE: Modular Gas-to-Petchems Plant (NETL partnership with WVU, Pitt noted) -- Rigzone

NETL sees developed tech applied commercially, other research ongoing – NCWV Media

Industrial Gas Turbine Market size is predicted to grow over 6% by 2024 (NETL study quoted) – businessesservices24.com

NETL study: the importance of coal for power during “Bomb Cyclones” – Wyoming Business Report, World Coal, Utility Dive, ETEnergyworld.com