To create jobs and lead in the global clean energy economy, the Obama Administration has made a point of supporting game-changing innovations – including the Energy Department’s Advance Research Programs Agency for Energy (ARPA-E).
In order to find the ways that we can best work with small businesses here at the Energy Department, we turned to the experts – the small business owners themselves -- and held discussions on ways small businesses could increase their access to the Energy Department
President Obama has made it clear the nation that wins the clean energy race will likely be the nation that leads the global economy. And in just over two years, the Loan Programs Office has become one of our most significant and most effective tools to meet this challenge and promote America’s leadership in clean energy production and manufacturing.
Need more time to submit your application for the DOE renewable energy loan guarantee solicitation? Not to worry – today Secretary Steven Chu announced that the Part I application deadline for the July 2009 energy efficiency, renewable energy and advanced transmission and distribution technologies solicitation has now been extended to October 5, 2010.