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CARB: What's New  (visit web site for this feed)
26 Nov 2014 12:53:21 PST
newsclips -- ARB Newsclips for November 26, 2014
ARB Newsclips for November 26, 2014.
26 Nov 2014 08:32:23 PST
omb -- CARB Diesel & LSI Compliance Training: DECEMBER 2014
The California Air Resources Board is offering the following diesel and LSI vehicle regulations courses in December.
25 Nov 2014 17:33:26 PST
arbcombo -- Public Workshop to Discuss a Proposed Regulation to Reduce Methane Emissions from Oil and Natural Gas Operations
The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff invites you to participate in a public workshop regarding ARB s proposed regulation to reduce methane emissions from oil and natural gas production, processing, transmission (compressor stations) and storage operations, on Tuesday, December 9, 2014.
25 Nov 2014 17:10:48 PST
arbcombo -- CARB Diesel & LSI Compliance Training: DECEMBER 2014
The California Air Resources Board is offering the following diesel and LSI vehicle regulations courses in December.
25 Nov 2014 11:40:35 PST
newsclips -- Newsclips for November 25, 2014
This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.
25 Nov 2014 11:28:17 PST
certabr -- Certabr - Abrasive Blasting Certification Program List Update
On November 20, 2014, the Air Resources Board (ARB) issued Executive Order (EO) G 14-091 for Abrasive Blasting Certification.
25 Nov 2014 10:51:26 PST
exams -- Chief, Air Quality Planning and Science Division (CEA B)
Final Filing Date: Until Filled.
24 Nov 2014 12:08:56 PST
newsclips -- Newsclips for November 24, 2014
This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.
24 Nov 2014 11:50:51 PST
newsrel -- L Oreal USA fined $146,500 for Redken products that violated California air quality regulations
Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.
24 Nov 2014 09:00:09 PST
research -- REMINDER - Nominations due in 7 days for the Haagen-Smit Clean Air Awards
The closing date for 2014 award nominations is December 1, 2014.
21 Nov 2014 14:24:34 PST
newsclips -- ARB Newsclips for November 21, 2014.
ARB Newsclips for November 21, 2014.
21 Nov 2014 12:21:07 PST
arbcombo -- November 2014 Joint Auction #1 is Rescheduled for November 25, 2014
The November 2014 Joint Auction #1 is rescheduled to November 25, 2014.
21 Nov 2014 10:07:35 PST
arbcombo -- Save the Date: Refrigerant Management Program R3 Webinar
ARB staff will hold a free on-line webinar on Tuesday, December 11, 2014 at 9:00 11:00 am Pacific Time to review the requirements of the regulation and the procedures for filing the Annual Reports and paying the Annual Implementation Fees using the online R3 tool.
20 Nov 2014 16:32:03 PST
newsrel -- Three petroleum suppliers fined for gasoline that violated California air quality regulations
Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.
FERC: What's New  (visit web site for this feed)
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:07:01 -0500
News Releases
FERC Approves Fourth Settlement in 2011 Southwest Blackout Case
The California Air Resources Board (ARB) reminds model year (MY) 2007 TRU owners: If you want to qualify for compliance extensions, only a few days remain before the October 31st purchase order deadline for ordering Level 3 verified diesel particulate filters (DPF) for retrofitting your reefer engines.
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:49:24 -0500
Staff Reports
FERC Staff Issues Energy Infrastructure Update for October 2014
The California Air Resources Board (ARB) reminds model year (MY) 2007 TRU owners: If you want to qualify for compliance extensions, only a few days remain before the October 31st purchase order deadline for ordering Level 3 verified diesel particulate filters (DPF) for retrofitting your reefer engines.
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:48:03 -0500
Congressional Affairs
FERC Acting Director of Enforcement Larry D. Gasteiger will testify before the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations at 9:30 a.m., today
The California Air Resources Board (ARB) reminds model year (MY) 2007 TRU owners: If you want to qualify for compliance extensions, only a few days remain before the October 31st purchase order deadline for ordering Level 3 verified diesel particulate filters (DPF) for retrofitting your reefer engines.
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:50:43 -0500
Decisions
FERC Issues a Proposed Policy Statement on Cost Recovery Mechanisms for Modernization of Natural Gas Facilities
Comments will be due 30 days after publication in the Federal Register, with reply comments due 50 days after publication in the Federal Register.
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:11:20 -0500
Commission Meetings
FERC Accepts NERC's Five-Year Performance Assessment
Comments will be due 30 days after publication in the Federal Register, with reply comments due 50 days after publication in the Federal Register.
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:09:40 -0500
Commission Meetings
FERC Approves Reliability Standard (CIP-014-1) regarding enhanced physical security measures for the most critical Bulk-Power System facilities
Comments will be due 30 days after publication in the Federal Register, with reply comments due 50 days after publication in the Federal Register.
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:33:36 -0500
FERC Staff Reports & Papers
FERC Staff Report on Enforcement
Comments will be due 30 days after publication in the Federal Register, with reply comments due 50 days after publication in the Federal Register.
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:32:04 -0500
News Releases
FERC Issues Fiscal 2014 Enforcement Report
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Office of Enforcement continued to focus on fraud, market manipulation, reliability, and conduct that threatens the transparency of regulated markets in fiscal 2014, according to the latest Report on Enforcement prepared by the Office of Enforcement’s four divisions: Investigations, Audits, Energy Market Oversight, and Analytics and Surveillance.
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:30:29 -0500
News Releases
FERC Proposes Policy on Cost Recovery for Natural Gas Facilities Modernization
FERC is seeking public comment on a proposed policy statement regarding the conditions under which the Commission may allow interstate natural gas pipelines to recover, through surcharge or tracker mechanisms, certain capital expenditures made to modernize pipeline system infrastructure to enhance reliability, safety and regulatory compliance.
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:28:05 -0500
News Releases
FERC Accepts NERC’s Five-Year Performance Assessment
FERC today accepted the second Performance Assessment of the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), finding that NERC continues to satisfy the statutory and regulatory criteria for certification as the nation's Electric Reliability Organization (ERO).
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:26:54 -0500
News Releases
FERC Approves Physical Security Grid Reliability Standards
FERC acted today to enhance the physical security for the most-critical Bulk-Power System facilities and reduce the overall vulnerability of the grid to attacks by approving a physical security Reliability Standard submitted by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC).
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:23:03 -0500
News Releases
FERC Looks at Fuel Assurance Issues Following Technical Conferences
FERC today directed regional electric power market operators to file reports on their efforts to address fuel assurance issues.
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 17:36:14 -0500
Commission Meetings
FERC issues Sunshine Notice (Agenda) for November 20, 2014 Open Commission Meeting
FERC today directed regional electric power market operators to file reports on their efforts to address fuel assurance issues.
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 12:54:30 -0500
Headlines
FERC Among Highest Performers: 99% Compliant with Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA)
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 17:22:23 -0500
News Releases
FERC Accepts Proposal to Integrate WAPA, Basin Electric, Heartland as New SPP Members
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
FERC: Market Oversight  (visit web site for this feed)
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 08:54:49 -0400
Reports & Analyses
FERC Staff Presents the 2014-2015 Winter Energy Market Assessment
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Thu, 15 May 2014 09:13:34 -0400
Reports & Analyses
FERC Staff Presents 2014 Summer Market and Reliability Assessment
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Thu, 17 Oct 2013 10:15:41 -0400
Market Oversight
FERC Staff Presents 2013 - 2014 Winter Market Assessment
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Wed, 16 Oct 2013 15:00:36 -0400
Market Oversight
FERC Staff Issues 2013-2014 Winter Market Assessment Report
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Thu, 16 May 2013 09:28:58 -0400
Reports & Analyses
FERC staff presents 2013 Summer Market and Reliability Assessment
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Thu, 16 May 2013 09:25:54 -0400
Reports & Analyses
FERC staff presents the 2012 State of the Markets
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Thu, 15 Nov 2012 09:11:50 -0500
Reports & Analyses
FERC staff presents 2012 - 2013 Winter Market Assessment
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Thu, 17 May 2012 10:04:36 -0400
Reports & Analyses
FERC staff presents 2012 Summer Market and Reliability Assessment
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Thu, 19 Apr 2012 11:42:23 -0400
Market Oversight
FERC staff presents the 2011 State of the Markets
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Thu, 20 Oct 2011 11:03:18 -0400
Market Oversight
FERC staff presents 2011-2012 Winter Market Assessment
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Thu, 19 May 2011 12:36:28 -0400
Market Oversight
FERC staff presents 2011 Summer Market and Reliability Assessment
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Mon, 16 May 2011 08:37:48 -0400
Market Oversight
FERC staff has updated all Natural Gas Markets data with data from April 2011
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Mon, 16 May 2011 08:37:15 -0400
Market Oversight
FERC staff has updated all Electric Power Markets data with data from April 2011
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Mon, 16 May 2011 08:37:12 -0400
Market Oversight
FERC staff has updated all Other Markets data with data from April 2011
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Thu, 21 Apr 2011 07:41:25 -0400
Market Oversight
FERC staff presents the State of the Markets 2010
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
FERC: Technical Conferences  (visit web site for this feed)
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:25:45 -0400
Event Calendar
FERC Staff to convene technical conference regarding PJM’s existing tariff provisions related to the FTR forfeiture rule and uplift allocations as applied to UTC and INC/DEC transactions
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:44:15 -0400
Event Calendar
FERC staff to hold technical conference regarding TransCanada’s proposed Vernon Hydroacoustic Study Plan on November 20, 2014
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:49:12 -0400
Event Calendar
FERC Staff to Convene Technical Meeting on October 28, 2014, to Discuss the Foothills Water Network’s January 30, 2014 request
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Fri, 10 Oct 2014 18:01:28 -0400
Event Calendar
FERC Staff to Convene Workshop on Technical, Operational, and Market Issues Related to Operator Actions in Energy and Ancillary Services Markets Operated by RTOs and ISOs
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:56:44 -0400
Event Calendar
FERC/New York Public Service Commission to hold joint, Commissioner-led Technical Conference on New York Markets and Infrastructure on Nov. 5, 2014 in New York.
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Mon, 8 Sep 2014 07:52:00 -0400
Event Calendar
ERC Staff to Convene a Workshop on Shortage Pricing, Offer Mitigation, and Offer Caps on October 28, 2014 in Washington, DC
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:18:42 -0400
Event Calendar
FERC Commissioner Moeller Convenes Meeting to Discuss Concept of Developing an Electronic Information and Trading Platform For Natural Gas on September 18, 201
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:47:44 -0400
Conferences
FERC Staff to Convene Technical Conference on Texas Gas Transmission July 1, 2014 filing on September 30, 2014
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 18:15:27 -0400
Conferences
FERC Staff to Convene Technical Conference on SPP’s Joint Operating Agreement with MISO on Market-to-Market Protocols on September 22, 2014
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 07:51:53 -0400
Conferecnes
FERC to Convene a Workshop on Uplift in Energy and Ancillary Services Markets Operated by RTOs/ISOs on September 8, 2014
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Mon, 19 May 2014 12:19:11 -0400
Event Calendar
FERC, NRC Commissioners to Discuss Grid Issues May 28 in Rockville, Maryland
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Thu, 15 May 2014 13:58:09 -0400
Event Calendar
FERC Staff to convene Public Comment Meeting on Cove Point Liquefaction Project (CP13-113) on May 31, 2014 in Lusby, MD
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:55:08 -0400
Event Calendar
FERC to Convene a Technical Conference on the Reliability of the Bulk-Power System on June 10, 2014
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Tue, 1 Apr 2014 09:53:48 -0400
Event Calendar
FERC staff to convene a tech conference on FirstLight Hydro Generating Company, P-2485 in Northfield, MA on April 8, 2014
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 16:50:39 -0400
Event Calendar
FERC Issues Notice of Technical Conference On Increasing Real-Time And Day-Ahead Market Efficiency Through Improved Software on June 23-25, 2014
Amongst small agencies FERC is listed on top at a 99% compliance grade (only one of 4) and in comparison to CFO Act agencies (cabinet level) only DHS was given a 99% compliance score.
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)  (visit web site for this feed)
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:18:00 +0000
2015 Hydrogen Student Design Contest Challenges Students to Develop Innovative Hydrogen Fueling Station Business and Financing Models
November 25, 2014
2015 Hydrogen Student Design Contest Challenges Students to Develop Innovative Hydrogen Fueling Station Business and Financing Models

The Hydrogen Education Foundation announced the 11th annual Hydrogen Student Design Contest, which will challenge student teams to develop business and financing models for hydrogen fueling stations. Registration for the Contest is open until January 16, 2015.

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:25:00 +0000
Department of Energy Cites Stanford University for Worker Safety and Health Violations
November 21, 2014
Department of Energy Cites Stanford University for Worker Safety and Health Violations

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Energy has issued a Preliminary Notice of Violation (PNOV) to Stanford University (Stanford) for four violations of the Department's worker safety and health regulations.

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 21:00:00 +0000
DOE Issues Request for Proposal for Services at Los Alamos National Laboratory
November 20, 2014
DOE Issues Request for Proposal for Services at Los Alamos National Laboratory

Cincinnati – The Department of Energy (DOE) today issued a proposal for services to complete a Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA) and Restoration Plan based on injuries to natural resources from the release of hazardous substances from the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL).

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:22:00 +0000
Biopower Report Presents Methodology for Assessing the Value of Co-Firing Biomass in Pulverized Coal Plants
November 20, 2014
Biopower Report Presents Methodology for Assessing the Value of Co-Firing Biomass in Pulverized Coal Plants

A joint Idaho National Laboratory (INL) and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) report presents the results of an evaluation funded by the Bioenergy Technologies Office that examines the effects of substituting up to 20% renewable biomass for coal in electricity production. This research was the first to investigate the impacts of co-firing biomass with coal at concentrations greater than 10%. Findings have expanded the methodology that communities and energy providers can use to evaluate the potential economic and environmental benefits of using biomass in their coal plants.

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:16:00 +0000
Lab Discovery: Water Leads to Chemical that “Gunks Up” Biofuels Production
November 20, 2014
Why Bio-Oil Turns to Gunk - 90 Seconds of Discovery
Lab Discovery: Water Leads to Chemical that “Gunks Up” Biofuels Production
Researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) have determined that water—a prevalent component of biofuel conversion processes—turns the pyrolysis oil component, phenol, into a highly reactive molecular structure that polymerizes, or “gunks up” the conversion process, thereby slowing down  key chemical reactions. 
 
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:08:00 +0000
BETO Announces Updated Multi-Year Program Plan: November 2014 Update
November 20, 2014
BETO Announces Updated Multi-Year Program Plan: November 2014 Update

This MYPP sets forth the goals and structure of the Bioenergy Technologies Office. It identifies the research, development, demonstration, and deployment activities the Office will focus on over the next five years and outlines why these activities are important to meeting the energy and sustainability challenges facing the nation. The latest version includes updates to the terrestrial feedstocks and supply logistics, algal feedstock, and thermochemical conversion research and development sections.

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:53:00 +0000
SGIG Report Now Available: Experiences from the Consumer Behavior Studies on Engaging Customers
November 20, 2014
SGIG Report Now Available: Experiences from the Consumer Behavior Studies on Engaging Customers

This report presents the lessons learned from utilities' consumer engagement efforts as part of the Smart Grid Investment Grant Program. These lessons offer practical steps that can reduce risks and increase efficiencies, thereby lowering project costs and increasing the chances of successful outcomes.

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:12:00 +0000
DOE Webinar on Smart Grid Data Privacy: A Voluntary Code of Conduct
November 20, 2014
DOE Webinar on Smart Grid Data Privacy: A Voluntary Code of Conduct

On Wednesday, December 11, 2014, from 1 - 4 p.m. ET, the Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability in coordination with the Federal Smart Grid Task Force will conduct a webinar to conclude the development phase of a Voluntary Code of Conduct (VCC) related to privacy of customer energy usage data for utilities and third parties.

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:34:00 +0000
DOE Announces Webinars on Economic Impacts of Offshore Wind, Overview of Energy Efficiency Conservation Loan Program, and More
November 19, 2014
DOE Announces Webinars on Economic Impacts of Offshore Wind, Overview of Energy Efficiency Conservation Loan Program, and More

EERE offers webinars to the public on a range of subjects, from adopting the latest energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies, to training for the clean energy workforce.

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 21:58:00 +0000
FEMP Launches New Training Search Tool
November 18, 2014
FEMP Launches New Training Search Tool

FEMP recently launched the FEMP Training Search, a Web tool that lists free training opportunities to help agencies meet Federal energy, water, and sustainability laws and requirements.

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:35:00 +0000
Energy Department Announces New Minorities in Energy Industry Partner Network
November 18, 2014
Energy Department Announces New Minorities in Energy Industry Partner Network

WASHINGTON – At a forum marking the first anniversary of its Minorities in Energy Initiative (MIE), the Energy Department today announced the launch of its new Industry Partners Network.

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 21:32:00 +0000
FEMP Publishes Aspinall Courthouse Case Study
November 17, 2014
FEMP Publishes Aspinall Courthouse Case Study

This case study documents the effort of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) to take the unprecedented step of renovating a historic Federal building to accomplish twin goals of net zero energy use and faithful historic preservation.

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 19:42:00 +0000
Interior Offers First Right-of-Way for Renewable Energy Transmission in Federal Waters
November 17, 2014
Interior Offers First Right-of-Way for Renewable Energy Transmission in Federal Waters

As part of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to create American jobs, develop clean energy sources and cut carbon pollution, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Acting Director Walter Cruickshank today announced that BOEM has offered a right-of-way (ROW) grant to Deepwater Wind Block Island Transmission System, LLC (Deepwater Wind) for the Block Island Transmission System (BITS).

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 19:03:00 +0000
Energy Department Launches Mobile App for Energy Emergencies
November 17, 2014
Energy Department Launches Mobile App for Energy Emergencies

Today, the Department of Energy launched a mobile app called Lantern Live that helps consumers quickly find and share critical information about nearby gas stations and power outages during energy emergencies. The app builds on the Obama Administration’s commitment to improve national energy preparedness in the face of extreme weather and other events that can result in power disruptions.

Fri, 14 Nov 2014 20:34:00 +0000
DOE seeks candidates for environmental advisory board vacancies
November 14, 2014
The Oak Ridge Site Specific Advisory Board meets on the second Wednesday of the month.
DOE seeks candidates for environmental advisory board vacancies

OAK RIDGE, Tenn.—The Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management is seeking volunteers to fill vacancies on the Oak Ridge Site Specific Advisory Board (ORSSAB).

The ORSSAB is a federally chartered citizens’ panel that provides recommendations to Oak Ridge’s Environmental Management program, which is responsible for cleanup and remediation across the 33,500-acre Oak Ridge Reservation.

Energy Meets Climate Challenge  (visit web site for this feed)

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