Imagine being harnessed to a support beam and then walking across a sheet of ice without falling. Thanks to technology developed by Savannah River Remediation (SRR), employees at Savannah River Site are learning greater workplace safety skills. The mobile URS Slip Simulator is a portable laboratory equipped with a video monitor, ceiling support beam and a walking surface, which resembles a s
The B Reactor National Historic Landmark tour and the Hanford Site cleanup tour in Washington State are getting a positive reaction from Seattle Met magazine. The publication added the historical tours to its list of best places to visit in the Northwest.
Yesterday, the third annual ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit kicked off near Washington, D.C. The Summit’s unique combination of leaders makes this an ideal environment for developing energy solutions that will enable America to out-innovate our global competitors.
Secretary Chu toured the floor of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, where he had the chance observe how technological innovations like the ones developed by the Energy Department and their partners are being incorporated into the next generation of vehicles.
America’s entrepreneurs are on the front lines of the global clean energy race, and the Department of Energy and the Administration want to hear from you about the barriers that are standing in your way and what we can do to help remove them.
This past weekend, the Mars Science Laboratory rover Curiosity launched from Cape Canaveral with the most advanced payload of scientific gear ever used on the red planet -- made possible by nuclear space power systems developed by the Energy Department.
Researchers at the Energy Department's Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI) have engineered the first strains of the bacteria to digest switchgrass biomass and synthesize its sugars into all three types of transportation fuels -- gasoline, diesel and jet fuels.