Category: Department Of Energy

What is a Zero Energy Building?

Most buildings today use a lot of energy — to keep the lights on, cool the air, heat water, and power personal devices. Even installing solar systems will not significantly counter the heavy energy load. There are, however, some buildings that strike a balance; or even tip the scales the other way! These are called

Downsize the Department of Energy

http://www.downsizinggovernment.org/energy The Department of Energy oversees nuclear weapons sites and subsidizes conventional and alternative fuels. The department has a history of fiscal and environmental mismanagement. Furthermore, misguided energy regulations have caused large losses to consumers and the broader economy over the decades. The department spent about billion 2013, or 0 for every U.S. household. It

SHORT CIRCUIT | How to Soak Up an Oil Spill (U.S. Department of Energy)

It’s been seven years since the Deepwater Horizon disaster. Could a sponge developed by Argonne National Lab help stop the next big oil spill from becoming a catastrophe? http://energy.gov/podcast — Subscribe so you don’t miss a video http://youtube.com/energygov Check out our cool pics on http://instagram.com/energy More to Learn on http://Facebook.com/energygov Keep up with the Tweets

Rick “Abolish-Department-Of-Energy” Perry Confirmation Hearing To Be Head Of Dept Of Energy

January 19, 2017 C-SPAN News http://MOXNews.com Former Governor Rick Perry (R-TX) testified before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee on his nomination to be energy secretary in the Trump administration. In his opening statement, Energy Secretary Nominee Rick Perry addresses previous comments he made about the Department of Energy stating, “my past statements made