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December 23, 2014
New Partners for Smart Growth Conference

The New Partners for Smart Growth Conference is the nation's largest smart growth and sustainability conference. The three-day conference is themed, "Practical Tools and Innovative Strategies for Creating Great Communities."

November 6, 2014
EA-1942: Final Environmental Assessment

Cove Point Liquefaction Project, Lusby, Maryland

September 9, 2014
CX-100045: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Affordable, High-Performance, Intermediate Temperature Solid Oxide Fuel Cell
CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6
Date: 09/09/2014
Location(s): Maryland
Offices(s): Golden Field Office
Technology Office: Fuel Cell Technologies
Award Number: DE-EE0006735

September 3, 2014
CX-100028: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Solar Storage Operations Center (SSOC) - SunShot Incubator Program Round 9
CX(s) Applied: A9, B5.15
Date: 09/03/2014
Location(s): Maryland
Offices(s): Golden Field Office
Technology Office: Solar Energy Technologies
Award Number: DE-EEE0006694

August 29, 2014
CX-012419: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Solid Electrolytes for Solid-State and Lithium-Sulfur Batteries
CX(s) Applied: B3.6
Date: 41880
Location(s): Maryland
Offices(s): National Energy Technology Laboratory

July 2, 2014
Participants of an energy education meeting at the U.S. Naval Academy hold up the Energy Literacy Framework. | Energy Department photo
Energy Education and Training: A Matter of Operational Necessity

“Getting more mission out of every gallon” drove the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) to host an Energy Education and Training meeting at the U.S. Naval Academy on June 11-12, 2014. The meeting was centered around energy education for service members located in outposts during deployed operations, where energy is critical to mission accomplishment.

June 30, 2014
Trainer Randall Rickman, left to right, observes Larry Berg from EM’s Safety, Security and Quality Programs office and Tony Pierpoint from DOE’s Office of Independent Enterprise Assessments practice chemical sampling during Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response initial training in Germantown, Md.
Headquarters Training Supports EM Field Sites

GERMANTOWN, Md. – EM’s Office of Safety, Security and Quality Programs sponsored training for headquarters staff for nine days this month to help them better support the Cold War program’s cleanup sites around the complex.

February 25, 2014
Day 2 at the 2014 ARPA-E Innovation Summit

A spirit of entrepreneurship was in the air on day two of the ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit.

January 31, 2014
The General Motors Baltimore Operations facility at White Marsh is producing electric motors for the Chevrolet Spark EV and is the first time a domestic automaker is building electric motors for an electric vehicle in the United States. | Energy Department photo
EV Everywhere: Electric Drive Systems Bring Power to Plug-in Electric Vehicles

Find out how the Energy Department's Vehicles Technologies Office is helping reduce the cost of plug-in electric vehicles through research and development of electric drive technologies.

December 24, 2013
Sixth graders compare emissions from a candle—invisible until they hold a mirror close to the flame and watch carbon blacken its surface. The same mirror grows steamy but clear when held up to the water vapor piping out of the tea kettle. Sharon Cosgrove, of the Energy Department’s Geothermal Technologies Office, talks with the students about energy options: burning hydrocarbons to boil water and generate steam or letting the Earth heat water naturally with geothermal energy.  | Photo courtesy of Old Mill Middle School North
Hands-On Lessons in Clean Energy

Members of the Energy Department’s Education & Workforce Development team recently visited a middle school in Maryland to teach students about renewable energy and sustainability.