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- Geothermal Opportunities. // National Driller;Nov2010, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p38
The article reports on the 15 million U.S. dollar funding opportunity of the Geothermal Technologies Program of the U.S. Department of Energy for the research and development of innovative methods in extracting heat from geothermal resources.
- DOE AWARDS AIMED AT CHEAPER SOLAR ELECTRICITY. // Power Engineering;Oct2001, Vol. 105 Issue 10, p14
Reports on the awards to be given by the U.S. Department of Energy to U.S. universities and companies for research and development into thin-film photovoltaic cells. Benefit of developing cutting-edge solar cell technologies; Categories of the awards; List of industry and university groups to...
- Panels urge DOE become more sensitive to academic problems. I.G. // Physics Today;Mar84, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p53
Discusses the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) inadequate funding of the academic science community as of March 1984. Relationship between the DOE and university scientists; Reasons for the funding deficit; Proposed changes to DOE's policies and practices.
- DOE Releases Funding Opportunity For SSL Core Technology Research. // LED Journal;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p6
The article reports on the release of the Solid-State Lighting (SSL) Core Research funding opportunity by the U.S. Department of Energy on May 16, 2007. The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Building Technologies Program of the department is seeking applications regarding...
- Department of Energy Awards Funding to Accelerate Domestic Geothermal Energy. // National Driller;Feb2010, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p52
The article reports on the move of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to allocate 338 million dollars in Recovery Act funding to improve domestic geothermal energy in the U.S. It states that the fund will help develop geothermal technologies by supporting 123 projects in 39 states. It also...
- A fair deal for all. // Nature;4/1/2004, Vol. 428 Issue 6982, p451
When government can't afford to match the research grants paid to rich labs in North America, Europe and Japan, it must be especially galling to have to pay more than one's wealthy competitors for standard lab equipment and materials. The extent of the problem is revealed by "Nature" survey of...
- The path of chemistry in Korea. Hyeon, Taeghwan // Nature Materials;Aug2007, Vol. 6 Issue 8, p541
The author reflects on the role and success of scientific research in Korea. He comments on the distribution of funding by the government in which most funding is allocated to team-based centers for product development rather than individual-based fundamental research. He also suggests that...
- DOE Increases Funding for Bio Feedstocks R&D. Franz, Neil // Chemical Week;3/22/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 12, p48
Reports that the United States Department of Energy (DOE) is increasing funding for a voluntary chemicals research and development (R&D) partnership under its Industries of the Future program. Aim of the program; Total increase in DOE budget for bio feedstocks program; Remarks from Doug...
- Federal R&D effort to target chemicals. Hess, Glenn // Chemical Market Reporter;08/11/97, Vol. 252 Issue 6, p29
Reports on the Energy Department's plans to grant $4 million by February 1998 to research and development projects that seek to improve the United States chemical industry's competitiveness.