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- Energy secretary nominee to address climate change. Geiselman, Bruce // Waste News;1/19/2009, Vol. 14 Issue 19, p3
The article reports that Steven Chu, President-elect Barack Obama's nominee for energy secretary, pledged to address climate change and energy independence as he prepares to assume the top leadership role in the U.S. Energy Department. He pledged as energy secretary to make a committed push...
- Obama Picks Nobel Prize Winner Steven Chu to be Energy Secretary. // Venulex Legal Summaries;2008 Q4, Special section p1
The article announces that Nobel Prize winner Steven Chu was appointed by U.S. President-Elect Barack Obama as Secretary of Energy.
- Newsmaker of the year: The power player. Hand, Eric // Nature;12/24/2009, Vol. 462 Issue 7276, p978
The article profiles Steven Chu, the U.S. secretary of the Department of Energy and a member of President Barack Obama's cabinet. Chu is the first Nobel-prize winning scientist to hold such a high office in the U.S. government. He is charged with changing the world's biggest energy economy and...
- STEVEN CHU IS NOT A POLITICIAN. CABOT, TYLER // Esquire;Oct2013, Vol. 160 Issue 3, p201
The article discusses the occupational achievement of Steven Chu, professor of physics at the Stanford University, and former U.S. Secretary of Energy, which includes creation of atomic traps for the study of single atoms, and atomic clocks, and mentions the comments made by Chu on global warming.
- Chu Reverses Comments, Won't Seek Lawmaker OK For Yucca Closure. Beattie, Jeff // Energy Daily;3/30/2010, Issue 59, p1
The article focuses on the decision of U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu not to seek lawmakers' approval before reprogramming 115 million U.S. dollars to close down the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository. Chu claims that the Energy Department has unilateral authority to make the...
- Chu: DOE Oak Ridge Office Revamp To Boost Efficiency. // Energy Daily;6/13/2012, Issue 114, p4
The article reports on the announcement made by U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu for the reorganization of its Oak Ridge Office in order to speed decision-making and improve accountability for mission performance by eliminating a layer of management at the site.
- DOE Launches Research 'Hub' For Critical Materials. // Energy Daily;6/8/2012, Issue 111, p5
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has launched its fifth Energy Innovation Hub. The hub is a new multidisciplinary research center aimed at identifying and resolving problems regarding supplies of critical materials for innovative energy technologies. The article also...
- Chu, scientist and Nobel laureate, tapped to head DOE. // American Ceramic Society Bulletin;Jan2009, Vol. 88 Issue 1, p10
The article announces that Steven Chu was appointed head of the Department of Energy (DOE).
- Energy Innovation Hub for Advanced Batteries and Energy Storage. // Electrical Wholesaling;Mar2012, Vol. 93 Issue 3, p29
The article reports that a new Energy Innovation Hub for advanced research on energy storage and batteries was being planned to be launched by the U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu.