- Utilities Bringing More Solar Energy to Families and Businesses
January 26, 2016 12:26 PM
The SunShot Initiative works with utilities to help generate, integrate, and distribute solar energy. EERE recently announced $18 million in funding for projects with utilities, potentially allowing hundreds of gigawatts of solar energy to be added to the grid.Read The Full Story
- EERE SunShot’s SHINES Program: Enabling a Rapidly Solarizing Electricity Grid Through Energy Storage
January 19, 2016 11:01 AM
The Department of Energy has recently created the Grid Modernization Initiative (GMI), an ongoing effort that reflects the Obama Administration’s commitment to improve the resiliency, reliability, and security of the nation’s grid, while adding growing amounts of renewable energy.Read The Full Story
November 16, 2015
September 16, 2015Energy Department Announces $102 Million to Tackle Solar Challenges, Expand Access to Clean Electricity
Energy Department announces more than $102 million in new projects and available funding to support American leadership in clean energy innovation.
August 26, 2015
May 26, 2015Energy Department Announces $32 Million to Boost Solar Workforce Training, Drive Solar Energy Innovation
Today, the Energy Department is announcing $32 million in funding to help train American workers for the solar energy workforce and to further drive down the cost of solar by developing innovative low-cost concentrating solar power collectors and increasing access to critical solar data.
January 29, 2015
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