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February 26, 2014
All-of-the-Above is Making a Difference Across America

President Obama’s plan to develop all sources of American energy is helping the U.S. fight climate change, increase energy security and create opportunities for middle class families.

February 20, 2014
At the 2013 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit Technology Showcase, the U.S. Marine Corps table featured a special vest with built-in solar cells, while the U.S. Army table highlighted a vest with a built-in fuel cell battery -- two ways to help efficiently power technology for American soldiers. | Photo by <a href="/node/379579">Sarah Gerrity</a>, Energy Department.
Energy Innovators to Convene for 2014 ARPA-E Summit

What you can expect to see at this year's ARPA-E Summit.

February 14, 2014
The Ivanpah Solar Energy Generating System was dedicated on Thursday, February 13, 2014. | Photo courtesy of Mingasson/Getty Images for Bechtel.
Making Solar Power History at Ivanpah

See photos and relive the best moments from the dedication events for Ivanpah, the world's largest concentrating solar power plant.

January 30, 2014
#YearOfAction: Four Ways the Energy Department is Fighting Climate Change

Here's what the Energy Department is doing to reduce carbon pollution, make America more energy independent and secure our nation's energy supplies and infrastructure.

January 29, 2014
During the State of the Union address, President Obama highlighted how the U.S. is a global leader in solar energy. | Photo by Pete Souza, White House.
#YearofAction: Growing the Clean Energy Economy

Highlighting a few of the ways the Energy Department is working to achieve the President's goals by growing the clean energy economy.

January 23, 2014
Above: The California Valley Solar Ranch, a 250-megawatt project in San Luis Obispo County, California, was made possible by a $1.2 billion loan guarantee from the Energy Department’s Loan Programs Office. Its developers say the project has created thousands of jobs and put an estimated $315 million into the local economy. | Photo courtesy of SunPower.
Making Energy Funding and Financing Opportunities Easier to Find

Our new resources put funding and financing information at your fingertips -- whether you're looking to fund a project or business, or simply have questions about what opportunities are available.

January 6, 2014
The Clean Energy Economy in Three Charts

Over the last five years, American inventors and investors have made significant progress in developing and deploying key clean energy technologies -- supported by Energy Department policies.

December 3, 2013
Additional Funding & Financing Resources

Want to know more about funding and financing for energy projects and businesses? Check out general resources at the Energy Department and other parts of the federal government.

December 3, 2013
Funding & Financing for Energy Businesses

Do you own or represent an energy business? Learn about funding and financing resources from the Energy Department and other U.S. government agencies.

November 15, 2013
Energy Department Authorizes Additional Volume at Proposed Freeport LNG Facility to Export Liquefied Natural Gas

The Department of Energy announced the conditional authorization for Freeport LNG Expansion, L.P. and FLNG Liquefaction, LLC to export liquefied natural gas to countries that do not have a Free Trade Agreement with the U.S. This is the fifth conditional authorization the Department has announced.