Office of Congressional and Intergovernmental Affairs

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To promote the Secretary's, Department's, and Administration's policies, legislative initiatives and budget requests; manage and oversee engagement activities.

Blog

Unleashing A World of Quantum Opportunities
Working with our interagency partners, the Energy Department is striving to advance quantum computing, next frontier in the Information Age.
November 8, 2018
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Foreword: Global Energy Institute’s International Index of Energy Security Risk
This year’s International Index shows the U.S. was in 2016 the second-most energy secure country of the 25 large energy consuming countries.
June 21, 2018
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GridEx IV: Government and Industry Exercise Together to Improve the Response to Grid Security Emergencies
Grid Security Exercise – known as GridEx – is designed to test the electricity sector’s ability to respond to grid security emergencies.
November 21, 2017
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U.S. Energy Policy Will Drive Jobs, Clean Energy
Secretary Perry writes an op-ed about exiting the Paris Accord, while still advancing American energy policy.
June 7, 2017
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DOE and VA Team Up to Improve Healthcare for Veterans
The Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Energy are partnering to transform health care delivery for Veterans.
May 18, 2017
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Soaking Up an Oil Spill
Scientists at Argonne National Laboratory invent new foam that adsorbs oil from water, is reusable, and pulls dispersed oil from the water.
March 7, 2017
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3 Can’t-Miss Technologies at the 2017 ARPA-E Summit
Check out a few of the nearly 300 fascinating technologies on display at the 2017 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit, Feb. 27-March 1 at National Harbor.
February 22, 2017
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News

Energy Department to Invest $32 Million in Computer Design of Materials
Researchers to take advantage of DOE’s advanced supercomputers.
June 12, 2019
ARPA-E’s 10th Annual Energy Innovation Summit, “10 Years of Making Ideas into Reality”
Dean Kamen, Barbara Humpton, Ben Fowke to keynote.
June 10, 2019
Department of Energy Invests $39 Million to Improve Existing Coal-Fired Fleet
Projects will develop advanced technologies that improve the overall performance, reliability, and flexibility of America's coal fleet.
June 10, 2019
Department of Energy Publishes Interpretation on High-Level Radioactive Waste
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) sent a supplemental notice to the Federal Register that provides its interpretation of high level waste.
June 5, 2019