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Department of Energy to Provide $22 Million for Research on Capturing Carbon Dioxide from Air
Projects Will Range from Basic Research through Testing of Prototypes
March 30, 2020
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY APPLAUDS PASSAGE OF THE CARES ACT
Today, President Donald J. Trump signed into law the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.
March 27, 2020
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Department of Energy Announces Up To $15 Million for Tribes to Deploy Energy Technology
DOE announced up to $15 million in new funding to deploy energy technology on tribal lands.
March 27, 2020
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COVID-19 Energy Sector Response Efforts and Frequently Asked Questions
FAQs about the effects of COVID-19 on the energy sector and energy essential workers.
March 25, 2020
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Department of Energy to Provide $16 Million for Isotope Production R&D
Awards Will Go to Universities and National Laboratories on a Competitive Basis.
March 24, 2020
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President Trump Announces New Effort to Unleash U.S. Supercomputing Resources to Fight COVID-19
Tonight, President Donald J. Trump announced a new, unique public-private consortium, spearheaded by the White House Office of Science and Technology
March 23, 2020
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Department of Energy Executes On Direction Of President Trump, Announces Solicitation To Purchase Crude Oil For The SPR To Provide Relief...
At the direction of the President of the United States, Donald J. Trump, the Department of Energy (DOE) will fill the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
March 19, 2020
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Department of Energy to Provide $60 Million for Science Computing Teams
Today, DOE announced a plan to provide $60 million to establish multidisciplinary teams to develop new tools and techniques to harness supercomputers
March 17, 2020
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Department of Energy Announces $25 Million for Plastics Recycling R&D, Launches Upcycling Consortium
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced up to $25 million in funding for plastics recycling research and development (R&D).
March 16, 2020
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DOE Applauds Swift Action of President Trump, Initiates Process To Purchase Oil For The Strategic Petroleum Reserve
This evening, DOE issued the following statement responding to President Trump’s directive to Secretary Brouillette concerning the National Emergency.
March 13, 2020
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ENERGY BLOG

Q&A with Under Secretary Paul Dabbar on the COVID-19 High Performance Computing Consortium
Under Secretary for Science Paul Dabbar is leading the Consortium’s efforts at DOE, and he described them in more detail via a (virtual) interview.
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Inspiring Next Generation of Women as STEM Leaders
Why Cheryl Ingstad, Director of the Office of Artificial Intelligence & Technology Office, is aiming to inspire more women to pursue STEM careers.
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Guts, Imagination, & Drive: NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty’s Message for Women’s History Month
NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty recounts the historical firsts for women in the energy workforce. Watch her video for Women's History Month.
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How DOE and Our Labs Are Combating COVID-19
Learn more about the work scientists at our National Labs have been doing to understand COVID-19.
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Secretary Brouillette Provides Coronavirus Update – March 11, 2020
Secretary Brouillette provides update in response to President Trump's address to the nation.
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A New Energy Strategy for the Western Hemisphere
Under Secretary of Energy Mark W. Menezes spoke at Atlantic Council’s A New Energy Strategy for the Western Hemisphere session.
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Hundreds of Families Attend Oak Ridge STEM Event
Oak Ridge’s EM program and two of its contractors, UCOR and Isotek, recently supported a local middle school’s STEM night.
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First: Barrier Breakers & History Makers
This Women’s History Month, we’re celebrating by introducing you to women who were first. Being first to do something takes drive, bravery, & vision.
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Los Alamos National Laboratory's Unica Viramontes focuses on building solid, effective security teams
Unica Viramontes is the first woman at LANL to be named senior director of the lab's Defense Security Program.
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Media Advisories

Secretary Brouillette To Hold Press Briefing Call On SPR Solicitation
Today, March 19, 2020, U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette will hold a press briefing call and answer questions
March 19, 2020
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Secretary Brouillette To Host Secretary Of Energy Advisory Board Meeting
On Thursday, March 12, 2020, U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette and other Department of Energy (DOE) leadership will host a meeting for SEAB
March 11, 2020
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Ensure you are able to work remotely when needed
Make sure you are prepared to work remotely if needed.
March 10, 2020
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DOE Travel Guidance
As you all know, the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) continues to spread domestically and internationally, with sustained transmissions in China,
March 10, 2020
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Secretary Brouillette And Under Secretary Menezes To Deliver Remarks On International Energy
On Friday, March 6, 2020 U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette will participate in the Eastern Mediterranean Gas Forum High Level Roundtable.
March 5, 2020
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Secretary Brouillette To Hold Press Briefing With IEA Executive Director Dr. Fatih Birol
On Thursday, March 5, 2020 U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette will hold a joint press briefing along with IEA Executive Director Fatil Birol.
March 4, 2020
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DOE To Host Press Briefing Call On FY 2021 Budget
The White House Office of Management and Budget will release the President's FY 2021 Budget request for the Department of Energy.
February 7, 2020
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Secretary Brouillette To Deliver Keynote Address To Atlantic Council
On Friday, February 7, U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette will deliver the keynote remarks at the Atlantic Council event
February 6, 2020
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Secretary Brouillette To Visit Kentucky
The Secretary will discuss America’s spectacular energy revolution, and the importance of innovation to our country’s all-of-the-above energy policy.
January 28, 2020
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Secretary Brouillette To Visit Brazil
This weekend, U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette will visit Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
January 27, 2020
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Recent Speeches

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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Direct Current Podcast: Tribal Energy Powers Self-Determination

Learn about the office that's helping Native American tribes take control of their energy future.

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#STEMRising

PPPL celebrates the women of the Laboratory during Women’s History Month
March 27, 2020
View the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory slideshow celebrating the women of the Laboratory during Women’s History Month.
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Teamwork Triumphs at 2020 Illinois Regional Middle School Science Bowl
March 27, 2020
At the 2020 Illinois Middle School Regional Science Bowl, Argonne encouraged middle school teams to take big steps as future STEM leaders.
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Design Challenge Weekend Goes Virtual
March 27, 2020
Due to the recent health concerns related to the coronavirus (COVID-19), Design Challenge Weekend (April 17–19) will be completely virtual.
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Meet a Scientist (or Engineer!) With Our New Faces of STEM Series
March 23, 2020
You don’t need to leave your house to get to know science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) professionals across the country.
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Served and still serving. Learn how veterans are making a difference at the Energy Department.
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