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Racing Against China, U.S. Reveals Details of $500 Million Supercomputer

Racing Against China, U.S. Reveals Details of $500 Million Supercomputer

The Aurora supercomputer is scheduled to be delivered to the Argonne National Laboratory near Chicago in 2021.
Racing Against China, U.S. Reveals Details of $500 Million Supercomputer

Racing Against China, U.S. Reveals Details of $500 Million Supercomputer

The Aurora supercomputer is scheduled to be delivered to the Argonne National Laboratory near Chicago in 2021.
Racing Against China, U.S. Reveals Details of $500 Million Supercomputer

Racing Against China, U.S. Reveals Details of $500 Million Supercomputer

The Aurora supercomputer is scheduled to be delivered to the Argonne National Laboratory near Chicago in 2021.
Qatar and Exxon Mobil Plan $10 Billion Gas Investment in Texas

Qatar and Exxon Mobil Plan $10 Billion Gas Investment in Texas

The Golden Pass terminal in Sabine Pass, Tex., was originally designed to import natural gas from Qatar. Now it’s being repurposed to export American gas to Latin America, Asia and Europe.
Qatar and Exxon Mobil Plan $10 Billion Gas Investment in Texas

Qatar and Exxon Mobil Plan $10 Billion Gas Investment in Texas

The Golden Pass terminal in Sabine Pass, Tex., was originally designed to import natural gas from Qatar. Now it’s being repurposed to export American gas to Latin America, Asia and Europe.
An Energy Wish List for Congress

An Energy Wish List for Congress

Funding to encourage the rapid expansion of offshore wind farms would be a promising beginning for climate legislation.
A Nuclear Site Guard Accused Colleagues of Sexual Assault. Then She Was Fired.

A Nuclear Site Guard Accused Colleagues of Sexual Assault. Then She Was Fired.

As a guard at a nuclear facility in Nevada, Jennifer Glover endured months of harassment that she said culminated in a sexual assault.
A Nuclear Site Guard Accused Colleagues of Sexual Assault. Then She Was Fired.

A Nuclear Site Guard Accused Colleagues of Sexual Assault. Then She Was Fired.

As a guard at a nuclear facility in Nevada, Jennifer Glover endured months of harassment that she said culminated in a sexual assault.
US to become net exporter of energy in 2020 for first time in 67 years

US to become net exporter of energy in 2020 for first time in 67 years

The U.S. Energy Department has predicted that by next year the United States will be a net exporter of energy for the first time since 1953. It had previously predicted that this would happen, but not
Rick Perry and his wife facing questions for using Texas campaign cash for travel expenses

Rick Perry and his wife facing questions for using Texas campaign cash for travel expenses

It has been four years since Energy Secretary Rick Perry served as governor for the state of Texas, but the Trump administration official is reportedly still using his campaign money to fund
Trump Nominee Draws Scrutiny for Ties to Ukrainian Energy Interests

Trump Nominee Draws Scrutiny for Ties to Ukrainian Energy Interests

The Senate is examining William N. Bryan’s business dealings as he awaits confirmation as the homeland security under secretary for science and technology.
Nonfiction: Michael Lewis Wonders Who’s Really Running the Government

Nonfiction: Michael Lewis Wonders Who’s Really Running the Government

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry at an energy facility in Maryland earlier this year.
Trump Picks Economic Winners, Guided by Nostalgia

Trump Picks Economic Winners, Guided by Nostalgia

The Big Rivers Electric Corporation power plant in Robards, Ky. President Trump’s efforts to boost domestic coal mining have come largely through proposals to prevent coal-fired power plants from
Trump Picks Economic Winners, Guided by Nostalgia

Trump Picks Economic Winners, Guided by Nostalgia

The Big Rivers Electric Corporation power plant in Robards, Ky. President Trump’s efforts to boost domestic coal mining have come largely through proposals to prevent coal-fired power plants from
Trump Orders a Lifeline for Struggling Coal and Nuclear Plants

Trump Orders a Lifeline for Struggling Coal and Nuclear Plants

A coal plant was demolished in Marysville, Mich., in 2015.
Trump Orders a Lifeline for Struggling Coal and Nuclear Plants

Trump Orders a Lifeline for Struggling Coal and Nuclear Plants

A coal plant was demolished in Marysville, Mich., in 2015.
As U.S. Demands Nuclear Disarmament, It Moves to Expand Its Own Arsenal

As U.S. Demands Nuclear Disarmament, It Moves to Expand Its Own Arsenal

The Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico in 1974. America’s first nuclear weapons were built at the lab.
As U.S. Demands Nuclear Disarmament, It Moves to Expand Its Own Arsenal

As U.S. Demands Nuclear Disarmament, It Moves to Expand Its Own Arsenal

The Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico in 1974. America’s first nuclear weapons were built at the lab.
Trump Eyes Replacing His Veterans Affairs Secretary With His Energy Chief

Trump Eyes Replacing His Veterans Affairs Secretary With His Energy Chief

David Shulkin, the secretary of veterans affairs, during a cabinet meeting at the White House this month.