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December 20, 2013
Request for Information Regarding a Proposed Funding Opportunity for Administration of the Wave Energy Converter Prize

This announcement is intended to serve as a Notice of Intent of the upcoming Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) regarding Administration of the Wave Energy Converter (WEC) Prize and Request for Information to solicit information regarding pote

December 12, 2013
Energy Department Announces $150 Million in Tax Credits to Invest in U.S. Clean Energy Manufacturing

Building on President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to continue America’s leadership in clean energy innovation, the U.S. Department of Energy today announced $150 million in clean energy tax credits to build U.S. capabilities in clean energy manufacturing

December 12, 2013
Energy Department Announces $150 Million in Tax Credits to Invest in U.S. Clean Energy Manufacturing

Building on President Obama's Climate Action Plan to continue America's leadership in clean energy innovation, the U.S. Department of Energy today announced $150 million in clean energy tax credits to build U.S. capabilities in clean energy ma

December 11, 2013
Energy Department Kicks Off MHK Technologies Coding Challenge

The Energy Department has launched a new coding competition to help industry develop new models and tools that improve the design, development, and optimization of marine and hydrokinetic devices.

September 18, 2013
DOE in the News: Tidal Power in Maine on PBS Newshour

The Water Power Program received national TV exposure on "PBS Newshour Weekend" for its pioneering tidal power project in the state of Maine with Ocean Renewable Power Corporation.

September 11, 2013
Energy Secretary Moniz Dedicates Clean Energy Research Center, New Supercomputer

During a visit to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden, Colorado, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz today dedicated the nation's first major research facility focused on clean energy grid integration and wide-scale deployment.

September 4, 2013
U.S. Renewable Energy Generation Up in First Half of 2013: EIA

Renewable energy sources generated 14.2% of net U.S. electric power generation during the first six months of 2013, up from 13.6% the same time a year ago, according to data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA).

August 29, 2013
Energy Department Invests $16 Million to Harness Wave and Tidal Energy

Seventeen Projects to Boost Device Performance, Ensure Sustainable Development.

August 14, 2013
Tacoma Power's Cushman Hydroelectric Project installed a new two-generator powerhouse that increases electric generation capacity by 3.6 megawatts and captures energy from previously untapped water flows. | Photo courtesy of Tacoma Power.
Investments in Existing Hydropower Unlock More Clean Energy

Upgrading hydropower facilities across America to increase our supply of clean, renewable energy.

August 14, 2013
President Obama Signs Two Bills to Boost Small Hydropower Projects

President Obama signed into law two bills aimed at boosting development of U.S. hydropower.