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Want more miles per gallon? Start planting some trees

September 17, 2019

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It turns out that trees (or as researchers refer to them, woody biomass) can be refined to produce a carbon-rich wood alcohol that is excellent for use in high-octane fuel...

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INL turns 70!

September 16, 2019

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INL got its start as the National Reactor Testing Station (NRTS) 70 years ago. In 1949, Idaho Falls, the surrounding area, and the desert Site looked very different from today....

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An Inside Look at INL’s Partnership with MarCom, LLC

September 12, 2019

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INL’s crucial mission – to discover, demonstrate, and secure innovative nuclear energy solutions, other clean energy options, and critical infrastructure – cannot be accomplished without many thousands of key players,...

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INL PROGRAMS

ADVANCING NUCLEAR ENERGY

As the nation's premier nuclear science and technology lab, INL leads research, development and demonstration projects to help the nation maintain and expand its use of nuclear energy.

SECURING & MODERNIZING CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE

INL's isolated site, test bed infrastructure, and applied-science focus make it a major center for national security technology development and demonstration.

ENABLING CLEAN ENERGY DEPLOYMENT

INL improves U.S. energy security and industrial competitiveness by ensuring the availability of clean energy and developing improved technologies to protect the environment.
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