Latest Steven Chu Stories

2011-02-04 09:21:00

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today visits United Technologies Research Center (UTRC), the corporate research center of United Technologies Corp.

2010-12-13 11:03:00

Gives low odds of dramatically lower crude prices; no plans to leave Washington WASHINGTON, Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Platts -- As the Obama administration faces increasing opposition from a soon-to-be Republican-controlled House and a more GOP-heavy Senate, U.S.

2010-10-05 13:10:00

White House officials said that solar panels will be installed in the White House by spring 2011, helping to heat water and supply some electricity.

2010-09-16 08:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the creation of the Simulation-Based Engineering User Center (SBEUC) that will facilitate collaborative computational research for energy applications.

2010-09-16 06:00:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alias electric car from ZAP Jonway (OTC Bulletin Board: ZAAP) will be participating in two events in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, September 16, 2010.

2010-07-15 13:11:00

Conventional wisdom holds that optical microscopy can’t be used to “see” something as small as an individual molecule.

2010-07-14 10:25:00

A key test of the seal placed on the leaking oil well in the Gulf of Mexico was set to take place Wednesday--one day after it was delayed by the US government over fears that the capping process could harm the structural integrity of the well and create new leaks.

2010-02-17 14:25:13

While airplane and rocket experiments have proved that gravity makes clocks tick more slowly – a central prediction of Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity – a new experiment in an atom interferometer measures this slowdown 10,000 times more accurately than before, and finds it to be exactly what Einstein predicted.

2010-01-28 09:52:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu will speak at the 2010 Washington Auto show about the Obama administration's commitment to advancing fuel efficient vehicles while helping to create clean energy jobs.

2009-10-21 15:33:00

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu, co-winner of the 1997 Nobel Prize for Physics, today joined New Jersey Governor Jon S. Corzine to open Clean Energy Now, the 2009 Clean Energy Conference and Leadership Awards.