- Video: Energy Department's Wave Energy Prize Testing Underway
September 8, 2016 11:25 AM
The Energy Department's Wave Energy Prize teams are putting their devices in the water at the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division in Bethesda, Maryland. Nine teams are assembling their devices onsite before testing them in the tank.Read The Full Story
- Video: 2017 U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Dates Announced
September 1, 2016 11:11 AM
Dates for the 2017 U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon are now set. From October 5 -15, 14 college teams will design, build and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy efficient, and boast maximum curb appeal. For the first time, the competition will take place in Denver, Colorado.Read The Full Story
May 9, 2014New Energy Efficiency Standards for Electric Motors and Walk-in Coolers and Freezers to Save on Energy Bills and Reduce Carbon Pollution
These standards combined will help reduce harmful carbon pollution by up to 158 million metric tons – equivalent to the annual electricity use of more than 21 million homes – and save businesses $26 billion on utility bills through 2030.
April 29, 2014
The Energy Department and Oak Ridge National Laboratory released a renewable energy resource assessment detailing the potential to develop new electric power generation in waterways across the United States.
April 16, 2014U.S. Parking Facilities Cut Energy Use by 90 Percent, Switch 270 Million Square Feet to Energy Efficient Lighting
More than 100 U.S. Businesses Installing Energy Efficient Lighting at Parking Lots and Garages
February 25, 2014President Obama Announces Two New Public-Private Manufacturing Innovation Institutes and Launches the First of Four New Manufacturing Innovation Institute Competitions
The President announces new steps in partnership with the private sector to boost advanced manufacturing, strengthen our capabilities for defense, and attract the types of high-quality jobs that a growing middle class requires.
February 6, 2014
February 3, 2014