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DOE Allots $131M for Carbon Capture Tech Projects


The Department of Energy is investing $131 million in projects for technologies that would allow users to gather, store and apply carbon dioxide. A new funding opportunity announcement, titled Engineering-Scale Testing from Coal- and Natural-Gas-Based Flue Gas and Initial Engineering Design for Industrial Sources, will support the development of technologies that absorb CO2 from industrial sources, DOE said Friday.

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Navy Engages With Indiana University to Establish New Research Facility


Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane is helping Indiana University establish a new laboratory facility that would support science and technology projects. The new Multidisciplinary Engineering and Sciences Hall or MESH would serve as an activity venue for the university's Intelligent Systems Engineering program, Naval Sea Systems Command said Wednesday.

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DOE Announces New Investment in Materials Science Research


The Department of Energy intends to invest $18 million in research that aims to preserve the availability of lanthanum, neodymium, praseodymium and other rare elements. DOE said Tuesday that it needs these rare elements to support technology industries that rely on such resources, and in turn, sustain the U.S. economy.

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Army Taps Carnegie Mellon for Potential $70M AI R&D Contract


The U.S. Army has awarded Carnegie Mellon University a potential five-year, $70M contract to develop a framework for innovating artificial intelligence. Army Contracting Command received one bid for the AI innovation framework R&D project via an online solicitation process, the Department of Defense said Tuesday.

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