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The DOE SC Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI) publishes a quarterly newsletter. You are invited to sign up for it if you don’t already receive it. You can check out the archived OSTI newsletters on the publication website. If you would like your name added to the OSTI newsletter subscription list, send your email address to newsletter@osti.gov with SUBSCRIBE in the subject line. DOE conducts more than $11 billion a year in research and development, and OSTI maximizes… More »

From the Department of Energy, Jan. 11, 2017: Fermilab is mentioned in several areas of the report, which highlights the remarkable accomplishments of the national labs, evaluates some of the improvements DOE has made in recent years in its management and coordination with the labs, and charts a course for continued American leadership in science and technology.

Please join Secretary Ernest Moniz and Deputy Secretary Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall for their final Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 3-4 p.m. EST (2-3 p.m. CST) in the Forrestal Main Auditorium. The Secretary and Deputy Secretary will discuss mission successes and take questions from DOE federal and contractor employees. In addition, questions can be submitted in advance to townhall@hq.doe.gov by COB Thursday, Jan. 12. Please include “Town Hall” in the subject line. Employees may also ask questions in advance and… More »

Please join Secretary Ernest Moniz and Deputy Secretary Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall for a Town Hall Meeting on Monday, October 17, 2:15-3:15 p.m. ET in the Forrestal Main Auditorium. The secretary and deputy secretary will discuss mission priorities and take questions from DOE Federal and contractor employees. In addition, questions can be submitted in advance to townhall@hq.doe.gov by the close of Thursday, Oct. 13. Please include “Town Hall” in the subject line. Employees may also ask questions in advance and during the… More »

On July 14, the Mu2e Project achieved a significant milestone with the approval of Critical Decision 3, which authorizes start of full construction.

The Department of Energy has published its first compilation of Strategic Best Practices from across the department and the national laboratory sstem. The report by DOE’s Office of Enterprise Assessments, available on DOE’s PowerPedia site, highlights 19 examples of work that’s being done well, with the expectation that the practices will be adapted for use throughout DOE and the labs. “In the past, focusing on failures and vulnerabilities within DOE was common,” the report states. “Secretary Moniz’s recent direction for… More »

The recent Washington, D.C., event was an opportunity to explain to Congress and their staff the cutting-edge research that takes place in the national lab system and highlight DOE’s role as a powerhouse of science, technology and engineering.