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DOE Announces $15 Million to Deploy Energy Infrastructure on Tribal Lands
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced up to $15 million in new funding to deploy energy infrastructure on tribal lands.
November 13, 2019
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Department of Energy Announces 2019 U.S. Clean Energy Education & Empowerment Awardees
Tomorrow, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will recognize nine accomplished women for their achievements and leadership in clean energy.
November 13, 2019
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World-Leading Computational Science Featured in Department of Energy Booth at SC19
The scientific computing and networking leadership of 17 U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) national laboratories will be showcased at SC19.
November 11, 2019
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DOE to Provide $10 Million for New Research into Ecosystem Processes
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a plan to provide $10 million for new observational and experimental studies.
November 8, 2019
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PRESIDENT TRUMP NOMINATES DAN BROUILLETTE TO BE UNITED STATES SECRETARY OF ENERGY
PRESIDENT TRUMP NOMINATES DAN BROUILLETTE TO BE UNITED STATES SECRETARY OF ENERGY
November 7, 2019
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Department of Energy Announces $30 Million for Fusion Energy R&D
The U.S. Department of Energy today announced up to $30 million in funding for a new Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) program.
November 7, 2019
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Department of Energy Announces $80 Million For New Grid Modernization Lab Call Projects
Today, DOE announced the results of the 2019 Grid Modernization Lab Call with funding of approximately $80 Million over three years.
November 6, 2019
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Department of Energy Announces $128 Million in New Projects to Advance Solar Technologies
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced selections for $128 million in new projects to advance solar technologies.
November 6, 2019
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Secretary Perry Addresses the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence
DOE Secretary Rick Perry addresses the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence.
November 6, 2019
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DOE Responds to House Democrats Invitation for Closed Door, Star Chamber Deposition
On the record, attributable to DOE Press Secretary Shaylyn Hynes
November 1, 2019
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ENERGY BLOG

What is a Radioisotope Power System?
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SRS Women@LiquidWaste Group Celebrates Year of Growth, Success
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Add Wind Power Experience to Your Resume … While You’re Still in College
Find out where to start, what to expect, and how to stand out now that EERE has issued the Collegiate Wind Competition 2021 call for proposals.
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NNSA National Lab employees chosen as STEM ambassadors
Two NNSA lab employees chosen by the American Association for the Advancement of Science as role models for girls
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Nuclear Power Pack: 3 Can’t Miss STEM Resources on Nuclear Energy
From interactive games to excellent lessons plans, here are 3 engaging STEM resources that will power up inquisitive minds with nuclear energy facts.
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The U.S. Department of Energy Releases Request for Proposal for Collegiate Wind Competition 2021 Applicants
Are you ready to see what it takes for a career in wind energy? The application process is officially open for the Collegiate Wind Competition 2021.
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US Department of Energy Announces $4 Million Funding Opportunity for the Minority Education, Workforce, and Training (MEWT) Program
The MEWT Program is designed to increase engagement and capabilities of underserved communities within STEM and energy fields.
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DOE Offices Partner With Nonprofit to Advance STEM in Indian Country
The past, present, and future came together when Shoshone-Bannock Tribes member Talia Martin explained the history.
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Small Businesses Take Part in Oak Ridge Diversity Summit
Oak Ridge environmental cleanup contractor UCOR brought together leaders from three global companies this month
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CWC Chico State Team Stands Strong as California Wildfire Closes Campus
Following the 2018 Camp Fire, students and faculty from California State University – Chico faced barriers unlike any other school.
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Media Advisories

Secretary Perry To Deliver Remarks At International Framework For Nuclear Energy Cooperation
On Thursday, November 14, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will deliver opening remarks alongside Senator Lisa Murkowski.
November 12, 2019
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Secretary Perry To Deliver Remarks At The National Security Commission On Artificial Intelligence Conference
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will deliver remarks to the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence (NSCAI) Conference.
November 1, 2019
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National Day of Remembrance For Nuclear Weapons Program Workers
October 30, 2019 marks the National Day of Remembrance for Nuclear Weapons Program Workers. This year is the 11th anniversary.
October 30, 2019
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Deputy Secretary Brouillette Meets With Kentucky Energy And Education Leaders
On Sunday, October 20, 2019, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette visited Lexington, Kentucky.
October 21, 2019
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Secretary Perry To Visit Belgium, UAE, And Saudi Arabia
Next week, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will travel to Belgium, United Arab Emirates, and Saudi Arabia.
October 18, 2019
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DOE To Host 2019 CyberForce Competition
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will host its 2019 CyberForce Competition on Saturday, November 16, 2019.
October 16, 2019
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DOE To Hold Press Briefing Call On Small Modular Reactors And Upcoming International Forum On SMRS
Tomorrow, October 16, 2019 at 11AM Eastern, Secretary Perry and Assistant Secretary for Nuclear Energy Rita Baranwal will hold a press briefing.
October 15, 2019
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Secretary Perry To Visit Lithuania, Latvia, And Iceland
Next week, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will be in Lithuania, Latvia, and Iceland.
October 4, 2019
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Secretary Perry To Visit Hanford Site
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Next Tuesday, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will visit the Hanford site in Washington State to deliver remarks.
September 26, 2019
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Under Secretary Menezes to Give Closing Keynote Address at National Tribal Energy Summit
He will discuss how the Trump Administration’s all-of-the-above energy policy has produced energy abundance and security for tribes.
September 25, 2019
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Recent Speeches

Secretary Perry Addresses the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence
DOE Secretary Rick Perry addresses the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence.
November 5, 2019
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Deputy Secretary Brouillette: IEA "Big IdEAs" Speaker Series
Deputy Secretary Dan Brouillette delivered remarks for the International Energy Agency (IEA) Big IdEAs speaker series in Paris, France.
July 11, 2019
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“Digitalization and Automation in the Oil and Gas Industry – Challenges and Opportunities” Conference in Tel Aviv, Israel
Deputy Secretary Brouillette spoke at the Digitalization and Automation in the Oil and Gas Industry Conference in Tel Aviv, Israel.
June 24, 2019
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Secretary Perry at EarthX 2019 in Dallas
Secretary Perry spoke at EarthX in Dallas on April 25, 2019.
April 30, 2019
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Deputy Secretary Brouillette: 11th U.S.-Mexico CEO Dialogue & Business Summit
Introductory Remarks for Deputy Secretary Brouillette 11th U.S.-MX CEO Dialogue & Business Summit for the Development of Southern Mexico Session.
April 12, 2019
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The New American Energy Era: Secretary Perry Keynote Address at CERA Week
Secretary Perry talks about the new era of American energy at CERAWeek in Texas.
March 13, 2019
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Energy Diversity and Security Remarks by Secretary Rick Perry
Secretary Rick Perry talks about energy diversity and security in Prague, Czech Republic.
November 14, 2018
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Secretary Perry Announces the Launch of the U.S.-Poland Strategic Energy Dialogue
United States and Poland sign Memorandum of Understanding for a reinforced Strategic Dialogue on Energy.
November 9, 2018
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IAEA General Conference: Opening Remarks by Secretary Rick Perry
Secretary Perry's remarks at the IAEA General Conference in Vienna, Austria on September 17, 2018.
September 17, 2018
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Direct Current Podcast: Powering Missions to the Moon, Mars, and Beyond

Learn about the miniature nuclear reactor that could provide electricity to future crewed space missions.

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#STEMRising

Happy National STEM Day
November 8, 2019
Go ahead and start your future … and see yourself in STEM.
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Five College Teams to Converge at Berkeley Lab for DOE CyberForce Competition
November 8, 2019
Event aims to inspire the next generation of energy sector cybersecurity professionals.
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Neutrino Physicist Kirsty Duffy Receives Leona Woods Lectureship Award
November 1, 2019
Kirsty Duffy has received the Leona Woods Distinguished Postdoctoral Lectureship Award for her accomplishments in physics.
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‘STEM Day at the Lab’ a Hit for Central Valley Students
October 30, 2019
The goal of STEM Day at the Lab is to expose students to a day of tours, mentoring and interactive STEM-focused demonstrations, and more.
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Served and still serving. Learn how veterans are making a difference at the Energy Department.
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