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Energy Department Invests $40 Million in Enhanced Oil Recovery
DOE selected these projects as part of its basin-specific research strategy focused on increasing ultimate recovery and operational efficiency.
July 18, 2019
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Department of Energy Announces $121 Million for Small Business Research and Development Grants
More than 100 grants will support scientific innovation.
July 15, 2019
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Department of Energy Announces $17 Million for Research in EPSCoR States
Nine projects aim to advance energy research.
July 1, 2019
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Energy Department Invests Nearly $50 Million at National Laboratories and Universities to Advance Nuclear Technology
$49.3 million awarded for 58 projects to fund nuclear energy research, facility access, crosscutting technology development and infrastructure
June 27, 2019
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U.S. Department of Energy Invests $44.5M in Advanced Technologies for Recovering Unconventional Oil and Natural Gas
Projects will help improve the recovery efficiency of emerging unconventional oil and natural gas reservoirs.
June 26, 2019
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Department of Energy Announces 2019 Technology Commercialization Fund Projects
Projects will strengthen partnerships between National Laboratories and private sector companies to deploy promising technologies to the marketplace.
June 25, 2019
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Department of Energy Announces $13 Million for Atmospheric Research
New projects in atmospheric sciences part of an overall effort to improve models for predicting weather and climate.
June 24, 2019
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Deputy Secretary Brouillette Meets With Israel’s Minister of Energy Dr. Yuval Steinitz
Two leaders discussed best practices for cyber workforce development and cross-cutting information sharing with the energy sector.
June 23, 2019
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Secretary Perry Applauds President Trump’s Action on A.I., Announces XLab Summit on Artificial Intelligence in Chicago
Innovation XLab Artificial Intelligence Summit brings together industry leaders from the energy, transportation, healthcare and manufacturing sector.
June 21, 2019
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Deputy Secretary Brouillette Statement on G20 Energy and Environment Ministerial
U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette issued a statement on the G20 Ministerial Meeting in Karuizawa, Japan.
June 18, 2019
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Veterans@Energy
Served and still serving. Learn how veterans are making a difference at the Energy Department.
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ENERGY BLOG

New Solar Design Competition Announced: Solar District Cup
Universities and community colleges can join the inaugural DOE Solar District Cup, to re-imagine how solar energy is generated, managed, and used.
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Q&A: Assistant Secretary Rita Baranwal lays out her vision for the future of nuclear energy
New Assistant Secretary Dr. Rita Baranwal discusses her vision and plans for the future of nuclear energy.
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Coming Together to Empower Veterans and Prevent Suicide
The full strengths of the federal government are being brought to bear on this challenge. But even more is needed.
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NNSA job fair returning to the D.C. area
A look at the July 11 hiring event being held in Arlington, Virginia.
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5 Facts About Fireworks
Happy Fourth of July! Learn about the science of fireworks with these energy-related facts.
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Collegiate Wind Competition Paves the Way to Careers in Wind Energy
Recent graduate receives early job offer from Invenergy.
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Graduate Fellow Feature: Jonathan Gill
NNSA's Graduate Fellowship Program is a unique opportunity for recent graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
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NNSA joins Smithsonian for Military Invention Day
NNSA participated in Military Invention Day at the National Museum of American History.
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Tech-Time at the 2019 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit
Get a sneak peek at cool energy technologies that will be featured at the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy summit in July.
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NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program graduates largest-ever class
Emerging nuclear security leaders racked up an impressive list of accomplishments during their year at the agency.
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Media Advisories

Secretary Perry to Visit Israel and Egypt
Secretary Perry will be visiting Israel and Egypt to discuss regional energy security issues with government officials and energy stakeholders.
July 18, 2019
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Secretary Perry to Address USEA Advanced Energy Technology Forum
Event will bring together U.S. and international leaders from government and private industry to explore technological innovation.
July 16, 2019
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Secretary Perry to Headline Better Buildings, Better Plants Summit in Arlington, Virginia
Since its inception, this DOE program has resulted in the reduction of emissions.
July 9, 2019
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Deputy Secretary Brouillette To Participate in IEA Clean Energy Future Event and Big Ideas Lecture in France
The Deputy Secretary will deliver remarks and participate in a discussion with other international energy delegates.
July 9, 2019
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Under Secretary Menezes to Participate in IEA’s 4th Annual Global Conference on Energy Efficiency
Conference brings together ministers, CEOs and the heads of international organizations.
June 21, 2019
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Deputy Secretary Brouillette to Keynote Oil and Gas Industry Event and Cyber Week 2019 in Israel
Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette will head to Tel Aviv, Israel to participate in an oil and gas industry event.
June 20, 2019
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Deputy Secretary Brouillette to Participate in G20 Energy and Environment Ministerial
Deputy Secretary to discuss global issues relating to energy growth and new technologies, as well as environmental sustainability.
June 12, 2019
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Secretary Perry and President Duda of Poland to Tour Cheniere’s Sabine Pass LNG Terminal
Two leaders will also hold a bilateral meeting to discuss opportunities to bolster U.S.-Poland energy cooperation.
June 12, 2019
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Secretary Perry Participates in Official Visit of the Republic of Poland
Secretary will also witness the signing of a major agreement between an American and Polish company for the purchase of American LNG.
June 11, 2019
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Secretary Perry to Give Remarks at Edison Electric Institute Annual Conference
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will travel to Philadelphia, PA to participate in the Edison Electric Institute’s Annual Conference.
June 10, 2019
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Recent Speeches

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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#STEMRising

NETL Shares Work With K-12 Students at FIRST LEGO League Event
July 19, 2019
More than 1,000 K-12 students and their parents learned about NETL’s work to develop innovative technology solutions.
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Los Alamos National Laboratory Summer Science Camp Empowers New Mexican Young Women
July 19, 2019
Two-week program aims to inspire and increase diversity in STEM fields.
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Idaho National Laboratory Brings Engineering to Rural North Idaho Schools
July 18, 2019
INL’s K-12 STEM outreach team conducted three full days of outreach almost 600 miles from home.
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New Solar Design Competition Announced: Solar District Cup
July 18, 2019
Universities and community colleges can join the inaugural DOE Solar District Cup, to re-imagine how solar energy is generated, managed, and used.
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The New American Energy Era
How innovation is ushering in a new era of American energy.