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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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U.S. Secretary Brouillette and Poland’s Minister Naimski Sign Strategic Agreement on U.S. - Poland Cooperation Towards Developing Polan...
This 30 year Agreement, the first of its kind, represents an enduring energy bond between the United States and Poland.
October 19, 2020
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United States and Republic of Korea Discuss ongoing Nuclear Security Partnership
Deputy Secretary of Energy Menezes and Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Lee promise close collaboration between U.S. and ROK
October 16, 2020
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U.S. Department of Energy Announces $27 Million in Plastics Recycling Research and Development
These projects will support the development of advanced plastics recycling technologies and new plastics that are recyclable-by-design.
October 15, 2020
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U.S. Energy Secretary Brouillette Applauds National Strategy for Critical and Emerging Technologies
This National Strategy lays the foundation for the United States to continue to turn ideas into innovations.
October 15, 2020
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R&D World Magazine Announces 2020 R&D 100 Winners
DOE researchers have won 38 awards in recognition of exceptional technologies developed during the previous year.
October 14, 2020
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President Trump Signs Executive Order on Modernizing America’s Water Resource Management and Water Infrastructure
This historic action ensures Federal coordination on water policy is standard practice now and into the future.
October 14, 2020
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Energy Blog

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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The Treasure State Provides Energy Innovation and Well-Paying Jobs for All Americans
Montana is the leader in providing abundant, affordable, and reliable energy to Americans throughout the Mountain West region.
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Michigan is an Incubator of the Trump Administration’s Energy Strategy
Michigan will continue to play a vital role in the strength of our nation’s energy and manufacturing industries.
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Media Advisories

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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Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette to Make Connected Communities Grant Announcement in Charlotte
Secretary Brouillette will visit Solena at The Vineyards in Charlotte, North Carolina to make a “Connected Communities” grant announcement.
October 9, 2020
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Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette to Visit Norfolk Coal Export Terminal
Secretary Brouillette will tour Norfolk Southern’s Lambert’s Point Coal Terminal in Norfolk, Virginia and meet with Norfolk Southern employees.
October 8, 2020
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Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette to Host STEM Career Pathways Roundtable
Secretary Brouillette will be in Raleigh-Durham to convene a roundtable discussion on STEM career pathways and energy workforce development.
October 8, 2020
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Secretary Brouillette to Travel to Wisconsin
Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette will be in Green Bay, Wisconsin to meet with energy stakeholders and visit Northeast Wisconsin Technical College.
October 5, 2020
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Deputy Secretary Mark W. Menezes to Travel to New Mexico
Deputy Secretary of Energy Mark W. Menezes will participate in an energy and manufacturing roundtable discussion.
October 2, 2020
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InnovationXLab Quantum Information Systems & Technology Summit: Building the Nation’s Quantum Economy
DOE will virtually host the summit to exchange information and ideas between industry, universities, investors, and end-use customers.
September 30, 2020
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Recent Speeches

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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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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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

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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U.S. Department of Energy to Hold Sixth CyberForce Competition™
October 20, 2020
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced its sixth CyberForce Competition™ will take place on November 14, 2020. The event will be held virtually.
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Energy 101: Natural Gas

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