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Energy Department To Recruit Workers To Fight Climate Change In Largest Expansion Since 1977

Energy Department To Recruit Workers To Fight Climate Change In Largest Expansion Since 1977

Thomas Catenacci  The Department of Energy (DOE) announced Thursday that it would begin hiring 1,000 employees for its so-called Clean Energy Corps which will be tasked with fighting climate change. The new climate unit will be composed of both current DOE employees and the 1,000 recruits, according to the announcement. The Clean Energy Corps was created by […]

Energy Department Burned Through Nearly $1 Billion On Failed Projects Intended To Cut Carbon Emissions

Energy Department Burned Through Nearly $1 Billion On Failed Projects Intended To Cut Carbon Emissions

  Thomas Catenacci The Department of Energy (DOE) invested $1.1 billion in carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects, many of which were unsuccessful or canceled, over the last decade, according to a federal watchdog report. The DOE’s $684 million investment in coal CCS projects resulted in just one operational facility and seven canceled projects, according […]