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The American Museum of Science and Energy is considered one of the top tourist attractions in Oak Ridge, attracting around 65,000 per year, according to officials. OAK RIDGE, Tenn. — A museum teaching visitors about science and technology in Oak Ridge signed a new agreement with the U.S. Department of Energy to improve their education …

UPDATE: 6:07 a.m.ERCOT officials said Wednesday morning that they were able to direct utilities to restore power to 600,000 households last night. While progress is being made, 2.7 million households were still without power across Texas. Some generation is slowly returning. ERCOT was able to direct utilities to restore 600,000 households last night. 2.7 million households still …

As temperatures plummeted to record-breaking lows Monday, the Omaha Public Power District said it got an emergency order from Southwest Power Pool to implement planned outages. “We have never been in this kind of situation,” OPPD President and CEO Tim Burke said. Southwest Power Pool manages the grid for OPPD, NPPD, LES in Lincoln and …

(Bloomberg) — Texas began rolling power blackouts for millions of households for the first time in a decade as an unprecedented Arctic freeze wrought chaos in U.S. energy markets. The operator of the state’s power grid ordered network operators to reduce strain on the system as people crank up heaters to try and keep warm. …

Image credit: Siemens energy Siemens Energy has launched an innovation center for advanced energy technologies in Shenzhen in southeastern China. The innovation center will focus on research and development of core technologies and on the development of innovation-based clean energy business models. The center will take advantage of the local industrial base and talent pool …

2/1/2021 HOUSTON – The Petroleum Equipment & Services Association (PESA) and the Association of Energy Service Companies (AESC) announced they will combine to create a new organization, the Energy Workforce & Technology Council. The Council will represent more than 600 energy technology and services companies in the global energy supply chain …

PHILADELPHIA – Cyclical companies, like Carpenter Technology, can go through some rough times when the U.S. economy is bad, like now. The company, which has several manufacturing facilities in Berks County, reported negative results Thursday for the second quarter of fiscal 2021 in most financial measurements, and the stock dropped close to 4% in mid-morning …

With fossil fuel demand expected to peak towards the end of the decade and clean energy deployment accelerating, what are the top energy technologies to watch in 2021? There are strong market trends driving the acceleration of the energy transition and, while there may have been some decrease in energy use during the pandemic according …

TSUKUBA, Japan, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Technology for thermoelectric energy harvesting will play a central role in powering millions of sensors and devices for IoT applications especially for wearable electronics. This STAM review paper described the potential of state-of-the-art organic and inorganic thermoelectric materials to convert heat into electricity through the Seebeck effect for …

TULSA, Okla. and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Jericho Oil Corporation (“Jericho”) (TSX-V: JCO; OTC PINK: JROOF) is pleased to announce that it is has entered into an agreement for the acquisition of all the assets of Hydrogen Technologies Inc. (“HTI”). HTI holds robust intellectual property for a breakthrough high-temperature Dynamic …