WASHINGTON, D.C. - EM employees from across the DOE complex met at the Contract and Project Management Workshop this past month to focus on continuous improvements in planning and execution of contracts and projects.
As part of the Energy Department’s effort to support U.S. businesses working to save money by saving energy, the Better Buildings Alliance’s Lighting Energy Efficiency in Parking (LEEP) Campaign recognized 18 organizations for leading the way in efficient outdoor lighting today.
The Secretary of Energy Advisory Board (SEAB) will have a public meeting on October 15, 2015 to receive updates from several SEAB task force chairs. There will also be an opportunity for comments from the public.
To further support the construction of two advanced nuclear reactors at the Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, the Department of Energy announced today it will issue $1.8 billion in loan guarantees to three subsidiaries of the Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia (MEAG Power).
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is participating in a National Tribal Energy Summit: A Path to Economic Sovereignty September 23–25, 2015, in Washington, D.C. The National Summit supports the Obama Administration’s ongoing commitment to assist tribal efforts to enhance energy security, increase community resiliency, and cultivate a sustainable energy future.
Hydro Research Foundation University Research Awards - HRF - Washington State University Award Number: DE-EE0002668/EE0006506 CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6 Water Power Program Date: 06/04/2015 Location(s): WA Office(s): Golden Field Office
To further advance energy efficiency in buildings across the country, the Department of Energy is launching two new Better Buildings Accelerators that will help American families improve the efficiency of their homes.
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.
This training entitled "Developing Productive Government and Community Relations," is designed for attendees to better understand tribal and governmental interactions. It will cover federal Indian law and policy, tribal government authorities and structures, and cultural sensitivities and awareness. It is hosted at the Department of Energy, Forrestal Building in Washington, D.C., from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.