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Open Government

Your Government

"On his first day in office, President Obama signed the Memorandum on Transparency and Open Government and made clear his commitment to “creating an unprecedented level of openness in government.” The President laid out the three core values that would promote efficiency and effectiveness in government:  transparency, participation, and collaboration.

"With our tradition of science and research, the Department of Energy has long seen the benefits of providing access to information and encouraging collaboration. Over the past few years, we’ve made great strides in harnessing new technologies and tools to advance these goals.

"I encourage you to go to energy.gov to learn more about what we’re doing to build a more efficient, effective and engaged Department of Energy."

-Secretary Ernest Moniz

Read the Department's Open Government Plan 3.0 to learn more about what we're doing to advance open government.

High Value Data Sets

One way we are trying to encourage collaboration and increase transparency is through the release of high value data sets. This is information that the Department of Energy has amassed over the years that we think could be of great use to the general public.

The Department's Public Data Listing is a machine-readable list of all the publically available datasets maintained by the Department and its program and staff offices.