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August 15, 2014
Deputy Secretary of Energy Daniel Poneman addresses attendees at a ceremony at Pellissippi State Community College on August 15, 2014. | Energy Department file photo.
Energy Department Trains Veterans in Advanced Manufacturing

Today, the first 24 participants marked the successful completion of the Advanced Manufacturing Internship program, a pilot effort sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE).

February 25, 2014
President 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.

January 15, 2014
FACTSHEET: Next Generation Power Electronics Manufacturing Innovation Institute

The Obama Administration announces the selection of North Carolina State University to lead a public-private manufacturing innovation institute for next generation power electronics.

November 22, 2013
In Cleveland, Alcoa and ArcelorMittal Recognized for Leadership in Energy Efficiency

As Part of Obama Administration’s Better Plants Program, U.S. Manufacturers Cut Energy Waste and Save Money

October 21, 2013
FACT SHEET: Energy Department Actions to Deploy Combined Heat and Power, Boost Industrial Efficiency

Underscoring President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to cut harmful emissions and double energy efficiency, the Energy Department is taking action to develop the next generation of combined heat and power (CHP) technology.

October 21, 2013
Energy Department Actions to Deploy Combined Heat and Power, Boost Industrial Efficiency

DOE released an independent review of Wind Powering America that assessed the impacts of the WPA activity both in general and in the states where the initiative was active.

September 25, 2013
U.S. Manufacturers Save $1 Billion, 11 Million Tons of CO2 through Energy Efficiency Investments

Energy Department Releases Progress Update on Better Buildings, Better Plants Program

June 4, 2013
Energy Department Announces New Investments to Drive Cost-Competitive Next Generation Efficient Lighting

American Innovation in New, More Efficient Lighting will Boost National Competitiveness in Manufacturing

March 26, 2013
Energy Department Launches New Clean Energy Manufacturing Initiative

Awards $23 Million in Innovative Manufacturing R&D Projects,
Opens Nation’s First Carbon Fiber Manufacturing Research Facility in Oak Ridge, Tennessee

October 9, 2012
Obama Administration Announces $20 Million for 10 Public-Private Partnerships to Support American Manufacturing and Encourage Investment in the U.S.

Investments will promote job creation and economic growth in local industry clusters in AZ, CA, MI, NY, OK, OR, PA, TN AND WA

August 16, 2012
We Can’t Wait: Obama Administration Announces New Public-Private Partnership to Support Manufacturing Innovation, Encourage Investment in America

Consortium of Businesses, Universities, and Community Colleges from Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania Co-Invest with Federal Government in a Manufacturing Innovation Institute

June 7, 2012
Energy Department Announces Investments to Accelerate U.S. Manufacturing of Energy Efficient Lighting Technologies

As part of the Obama Administration’s all-of-the-above energy strategy to help reduce energy costs for America’s homes and businesses, the Energy Department announced more than $7 million for three innovative lighting projects

February 23, 2012
President Obama Highlights Energy Department Efficiency Training Centers That Save U.S. Manufacturers $5.6 Billion

University Students Provide Energy Efficiency Assessments to Businesses and Manufacturing Plants

August 3, 2011
Department of Energy Announces Philips Lighting North America as Winner of L Prize Competition

Philips Product Delivers on Department's Challenge to Replace Common Light Bulb with Energy-Saving Lighting Alternative

August 2, 2011
Department of Energy to Invest $50 Million to Advance Domestic Solar Manufacturing Market, Achieve SunShot Goal

SUNPATH Program Will Boost American Competitiveness, Lower Cost of Solar Energy

June 29, 2011
Department of Energy Announces New Partnerships to Support Manufacturing Job Training

National Training and Education Resource (NTER) Offers Tools to Train Workers

January 8, 2010
Fact Sheet: $2.3 Billion in New Clean Energy Manufacturing Tax Credits

President Obama announced awardees of the clean energy manufacturing tax credit in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

In order to foster investment and job creation in clean energy manufacturing, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act included a tax credit for investments in manufacturing facilities for clean energy technologies.  The Section 48C program will provide a 30 percent tax credit for investments in 183 manufacturing facilities for clean energy products across 43 states. 

January 8, 2010
President Obama Awards $2.3 Billion for New Clean-Tech Manufacturing Jobs

Recovery Act Tax Credits to Enable More Than $7 Billion in New Manufacturing Projects and Create Tens of Thousands of Jobs