- Using Magnets to Keep Cool: Breakthrough Technology Boosts Energy Efficiency of Refrigerators
July 29, 2014 2:13 PM
New technology funded by the Energy Department has led to a major breakthrough in refrigeration systems that could yield big energy savings for consumers and greatly reduce carbon pollution.Read The Full Story
- Biomass Fueling America’s Growing Clean Energy Economy
July 25, 2014 9:43 AM
Biomass is the most abundant biological material on the planet. It is renewable; it grows almost everywhere; and it provides fuel, power, chemicals, and many other products. Find out how biomass is helping grow America's clean energy economy.Read The Full Story
- 5 Questions for a Scientist: Materials Engineer David Forrest
July 24, 2014 9:38 AM
David Forrest is one of many engineers at the Energy Department who are bringing innovative materials processes to commercial scale and helping manufacturers develop clean energy technologies that save energy, increase American competitiveness, and cut carbon pollution. Learn more about David, who was recently selected as a fellow by ASM International (formerly known as American Society for Metals) for his outstanding technical leadership.Read The Full Story
July 30, 2014
The Energy Department announced today up to $11.3 million for two projects that aim to advance the production of cost-competitive, high-performance carbon fiber material from renewable, non-food-based feedstocks, such as agricultural residues and
July 24, 2014
The Energy Department today announced up to $6 million in funding to deploy and demonstrate four emerging energy-saving technologies in commercial buildings across the country.
July 24, 2014
The Energy Department and the Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory today announced funding for projects led by Pika Energy, Northern Power Systems, Endurance Wind Power, and Urban Green Energy that will help drive down the cost of sm
July 22, 2014DOE Announces Webinars on New Energy Savings Performance Contracting Resources, Better Buildings Challenge, and More
EERE offers webinars to the public on a range of subjects, from adopting the latest energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies, to training for the clean energy workforce.
July 17, 2014Energy Department Announces Up to $31 Million for Initial Phases of Enhanced Geothermal Systems Field Observatory
As part of the Administration’s all-of-the-above energy strategy, the Energy Department today announced up to $31 million to establish the initial phases of the Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy (FORGE), a field laboratory de
July 17, 2014
The Energy Department announced today $3.5 million for an algae project aimed at accelerating the development of sustainable, affordable algal biofuels.
July 17, 2014Energy Department Announces Up to $7 Million to Expand Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency on Tribal Lands
The Energy Department today announced up to $7 million to deploy clean energy and energy efficiency projects in tribal communities, reducing reliance on fossil fuel, and promoting economic development.
July 16, 2014
The Energy Department today announced up to $4.5 million in funding to expand the use of alternative fuels through the Clean Cities program, which works with nearly 100 local coalitions and thousands of stakeholders across the country to decrease