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Department of Energy Announces Energy Incubator Funding Opportunity
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released a funding opportunity announcement (FOA) for its Energy Program for Innovation Clusters (EPIC).
October 29, 2020
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U.S. Department of Energy Coal FIRST Initiative Invests $80 Million in Net-Zero Carbon Electricity and Hydrogen Plants
The Coal FIRST Initiative supports the development of 21st century electricity and hydrogen energy plants that have net-zero carbon emissions.
October 28, 2020
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DOE Extends Additional LNG Export Authorizations Through 2050
DOE extended the terms of three long-term liquefied natural gas export authorizations through 2050.
October 28, 2020
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Department of Energy Announces $18 Million to Support High-Intensity Laser Facilities
DOE gives $18 million to fund operations and user support at 10 high-intensity laser facilities at national labs and universities in the U.S. & Canada
October 27, 2020
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Department of Energy to Provide $24 Million in EPSCoR Grants for Energy-Related Research
DOE announced a funding opportunity for up to $24 million for new and renewal grants under the Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research.
October 27, 2020
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Department of Energy Issues Final Rule to Ensure American Families Have Access to High-Performance, Labor-Saving Dishwashers
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued a Final Rule to ensure Americans have access to high-performance, time and labor saving dishwashers.
October 23, 2020
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Trump Administration Secures American Energy Jobs, Natural Gas Exports
U.S. LNG exports have more than quadrupled, putting the United States among the top three LNG exporters in the world.
October 21, 2020
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U.S. Department of Energy to Hold Sixth CyberForce Competition™
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced its sixth CyberForce Competition™ will take place on November 14, 2020. The event will be held virtually.
October 20, 2020
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Department of Energy and NASA Sign Memorandum of Understanding
Furthering the longstanding partnership that has enabled 50 years of notable space exploration.
October 20, 2020
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U.S. Department of Energy Issues Phase II of Small Business Research and Technology Transfer Funding Opportunity Announcement
The Fiscal Year 2021 Funding Opportunity Announcement has approximately $105 million in available funding.
October 19, 2020
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Energy Blog

Department of Energy Committed to Supporting Workforce Readiness in Appalachia
The Department will continue to pursue opportunities to expand workforce development efforts in Appalachia.
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2021 Collegiate Wind Competition to Focus on Outreach and Planning for Adaptability
A new academic year is underway, which means a new class of college students is preparing for the 2021 DOE Collegiate Wind Competition.
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2020 Nobel Prize Victories Confirm the Necessity of Energy Department’s Public and Private Partnerships
Three individuals who exemplify the best of DOE's public and private partnership have been awarded 2020 Nobel Prizes and Laureates.
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It’s Time for the United States to Demonstrate Advanced Reactors
TerraPower and X-energy demo projects will set the tone for DOE's Advanced Reactor Demonstration Program.
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STEM Matters
STEM jobs in the Department of Energy are solving global issues.
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Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Offshore Wind Energy
Learn more about efforts to develop America's vast offshore wind resources.
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Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Distributed Wind Power
Learn about key facts related to wind turbines used in distributed applications.
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Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About Wind Power
Brush up on your knowledge of wind! Get the details on a few of the lesser-known wind energy facts.
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Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette Traveled to Green Bay, Wisconsin
Secretary Brouillette engaged with students and energy stakeholders and toured the Great Lakes Energy Education Center.
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Cyber Security is National Security
October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, now in its 17th year, to build attention to the importance of this work.
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Media Advisories

Assistant Secretary Winberg to Travel to Pennsylvania
Assistant Secretary Winberg will be in Pennsylvania to participate in the Upstream PA 2020 Conference and an Energy Town Hall Meeting
October 28, 2020
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Secretary Brouillette to Participate in the 4th India Energy Forum by CERAWeek
Secretary Brouillette will join Dan Yergin for a press conference at the 4th India Energy Forum by CERAWeek, hosted virtually by IHS Markit.
October 28, 2020
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Under Secretary for Science Paul Dabbar to Visit Arizona State University
Under Secretary for Science Dabbar will visit Arizona State University, tour facilities, and meet with researchers implementing projects funded by DOE
October 27, 2020
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Deputy Secretary Mark W. Menezes to Travel to Minnesota
Deputy Secretary Mark W. Menezes will visit Daikin Applied's manufacturing facility in Faribault, Minnesota, where he will make an announcement.
October 27, 2020
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Secretary Brouillette to Tour Marcellus Shale Natural Gas Well Outside Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Secretary Brouillette will be in Washington County, Pennsylvania touring an active Range Resources natural gas well site just outside Pittsburgh, PA.
October 26, 2020
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Secretary Brouillette to Participate in Fireside Chat Hosted by Rice University's Baker Institute
Secretary Brouillette will participate in a fireside chat hosted by Rice University's Baker Institute. It will be moderated by Dr. Ken Medlock.
October 21, 2020
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Secretary Brouillette to Hold Sixth Secretary of Energy Advisory Board Meeting and Make Joint NASA Announcement
The live-streamed meeting will discuss advancements in artificial intelligence and machine learning, space exploration, and innovation.
October 19, 2020
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Secretary Brouillette to Visit Ohio
The visit will include a roundtable discussion with industry leaders and meetings with local officials and stakeholders.
October 14, 2020
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Secretary Brouillette to Travel to Johnstown and Erie, Pennsylvania
Secretary Brouillette will be in Pennsylvania to discuss energy supply chain issues facing America and how Western PA can help the U.S. overcome them.
October 13, 2020
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Secretary Dan Brouillette and Senator Lamar Alexander to Announce Advanced Nuclear Reactor Demonstration Program Grant
Secretary Brouillette, Senator Lamar Alexander, and Assistant Secretary for Nuclear Energy Rita Baranwal will host a press call to announce a grant.
October 13, 2020
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Recent Speeches

Remarks as Prepared for Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette at Baker Institute Fireside Chat
Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette addressed the Baker Institute on October 21, 2020.
October 21, 2020
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Remarks as Prepared for Secretary Brouillette to the American at the Gas Association Executive Conference
Secretary Brouillette addressed the American Gas Association Executive Conference on October 13, 2020.
October 13, 2020
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Secretary Brouillette's Remarks to the American Association of Blacks in Energy National Conference
Secretary Dan Brouillette recorded a video greeting to the attendees of the American Association of Blacks in Energy National Conference.
August 20, 2020
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Remarks as Prepared for Secretary Brouillette at the IEA Big Ideas Conference
Remarks as Prepared for Secretary Brouillette at the National Space Council
June 16, 2020
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VIDEO: Under Secretary Dabbar's Remarks for AAPI Month Celebration
Under Secretary Paul Dabbar spoke to a virtual Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month event May 28, titled “Unite Our Nation By Empowering Equality.”
May 28, 2020
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Remarks as Prepared for Secretary Brouillette at the National Space Council
Secretary Brouillette spoke about our work with the Council in powering space exploration and development and role as the "Department of Exploration."
May 19, 2020
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Remarks As Prepared by Secretary Brouillette For Women’s History Month
The Women’s History Month event was postponed due to issued guidance to stay home during the COVID-19 outbreak.
March 26, 2020
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Press Conference Remarks Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Monday, February 3, 2020 (As Prepared)
Secretary Dan Brouillette delivers remarks at a press conference in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil on Monday, February 3, 2020.
February 5, 2020
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Remarks As Prepared For Under Secretary Menezes Washington Auto Show: Industry Media Day
Remarks As Prepared For Under Secretary Menezes Washington Auto Show: Industry Media Day.
January 23, 2020
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Remarks By Secretary Brouillette For MLK Commemoration
Remarks As Prepared for Secretary Brouillette For MLK Commemoration.
January 22, 2020
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Remarks by Secretary Perry for the Global Energy Institute at U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Secretary Perry delivered remarks at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce
November 19, 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 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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Mars 2020, Part 2: SuperCam Does It All

Developed by Los Alamos National Lab, SuperCam is the scientific “Swiss Army Knife” for NASA's Mars Perseverance Rover. In this episode, we hear from the SuperCam team what it's like shooting rocks with lasers, and how it could help us find life on Mars. 

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#STEMRising

2021 Collegiate Wind Competition to Focus on Outreach and Planning for Adaptability
October 23, 2020
A new academic year is underway, which means a new class of college students is preparing for the 2021 DOE Collegiate Wind Competition.
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Bioenergy Technologies Office Requests Stakeholder Input on Workforce/Career Development
October 22, 2020
Share your input through the Bioeconomy Workforce/Career-Development Request for Information by November 2.
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Los Alamos National Laboratory Grants Help Students and Teachers Succeed in Online Learning
October 21, 2020
$17,000 will fund computers and tablets for Pojoaque and Española schools.
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Nuclear Science Week Honors Nuclear Science, Technology, Engineering
October 21, 2020
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory celebrates history of growth and impact.
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Energy 101: Natural Gas

Energy101: Natural Gas
Veterans@Energy
Served and still serving. Learn how veterans are making a difference at the Energy Department.
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