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September 20, 2013
Energy Department Invests $60 Million to Train Next Generation Nuclear Energy Leaders, Pioneer Advanced Nuclear Technology

Building on President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to continue America’s leadership in clean energy innovation, the Energy Department announced more than $60 million in nuclear energy research awards and improvements to university research reactors and infrastructure.

September 20, 2013
Statement by Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz on new EPA Carbon Pollution Standards

Today, the Environmental Protection Agency has taken a significant step in implementing President Obama’s Climate Action Plan by releasing its draft rule addressing future power plants.

September 19, 2013
Energy Department Announces $66 Million for Transformational Energy Technologies

33 Technologies in 18 States Will Help Secure America’s Energy Future in Advanced Manufacturing and Natural Gas

September 19, 2013
Energy Department Announces New Investments of Over $30 Million to Better Protect the Nation’s Critical Infrastructure from Cyber Attack

Innovative Technologies to Help the Energy Sector Enhance Its Cybersecurity Posture

September 16, 2013
United States, Russia Sign Agreement to Further Research and Development Collaboration in Nuclear Energy and Security

U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz and Director General of the Russian Federation State Corporation “Rosatom” Sergey Kirienko today signed the Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Russian Federation on Cooperation in Nuclear- and Energy-Related Scientific Research and Development

September 12, 2013
Energy Department and Environmental Protection Agency Release Fuel Economy Tool for Used Vehicles

The U.S. Energy Department and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a new label that features EPA fuel economy estimates and CO2 estimates for used vehicles sold in the United States since 1984.

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

NREL announces collaboration with Toyota and Army at new facility

September 11, 2013
Energy Department Authorizes Dominion’s Proposed Cove Point Facility to Export Liquefied Natural Gas

Terminal in Calvert County, Maryland Authorized to Export Liquefied Natural Gas to Non-Free Trade Agreement Countries

September 4, 2013
Energy Department Awards $45 Million to Deploy Advanced Transportation Technologies

Thirty-Eight Projects to Cut Carbon Pollution, Save Drivers Money at the Pump

August 29, 2013
Department of Energy Cites Brookhaven Science Associates, LLC for Worker Safety and Health Violations

The U.S. Department of Energy has issued a Preliminary Notice of Violation to Brookhaven Science Associates, LLC for two violations of the Department’s worker safety and health regulations.