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2012-02-16 07:48:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Energy's National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) and Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) under which CTC will assist NETL in the area of technology transfer. As part of this agreement, CTC's main focus will be shale gas; however, CTC has ten other focus areas that may be useful to NETL. CTC will operate as a partnership intermediary between industry and NETL....

2009-03-25 14:19:00

MORGANTOWN, W.Va., March 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Energy's National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) today announced its plans to construct and operate a hydrogen fuel production-and-dispensing facility at the Yeager Airport in Charleston, W.Va. According to U.S. Senator Robert C. Byrd, D-W.Va., "This project is a great example of the wonderful potential of coal. Coal can produce hydrogen fuel, which can greatly reduce greenhouse gases and our need to import...

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2008-03-07 08:30:00

Carbon captureResearchers have developed a new, low-cost material for capturing carbon dioxide (CO2) from the smokestacks of coal-fired power plants and other generators of the greenhouse gas. Produced with a simple one-step chemical process, the new material has a high capacity for absorbing carbon dioxide "“ and can be reused many times.Combined with improved heat management techniques, the new material could provide a cost-effective way to capture large quantities of carbon dioxide...