Imperial Valley News Center
Energy Department Announces Project Selections in First Phase of Cutting-Edge Enhanced Geothermal Systems Effort
Washington, DC - As part of the Obama Administration’s all-of-the-above energy strategy, the Energy Department today announced five projects selected for a total of $2 million for the first part of the multiphase Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy (FORGE) effort.
Gardiner, Montana - Yellowstone's East Entrance is scheduled to open to travel on Friday, May 1. The park's South Entrance is set to open to the following Friday, May 8.
Washington, DC - President Barack Obama: "On this day, we remember when American forces liberated Dachau 70 years ago, dismantling the first concentration camp established by the Nazi regime. Dachau is a lesson in the evolution of darkness, how unchecked intolerance and hatred spiral out of control.
Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry: Thank you very, very much, Evan. Thank you very, very much, Pattie. Thanks so much for doing this and for Fortune’s commitment to all of this. And thank you, all of you, good evening. And I apologize profusely; I gather you’ve been sitting here waiting to eat, right? Anyway, I am sorry. I was held up in the place where Tina works, called the White House where we were having a long discussion about one of our trouble spots in the world. And I’m really happy to be here. This is not a trouble spot.
Washington, DC - The United States strongly condemns the recent violence in and around Menaka, Timbuktu and Goundam, Mali.
Sacramento, California - Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia supported two key veteran initiatives (AB 583 & AB 930) in the Assembly appropriations committee today. AB 930 would authorize the Adjutant General to accept federal funding to supplement the Work for Warriors program. The second bill AB 583 would provide employment protection to members of the National Guard who work in California and are called up by their Governor in another state.
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