July 25, 2022

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DOE Announces More Than 140 Programs Supporting President Biden's Justice40 Initiative

The U.S. Department of Energy today announced 146 programs that support President Biden’s Justice40 Initiative.

July 25, 2022

Secretary Granholm's Letter to Justice40 Stakeholders

As we launch historic investments in American communities, Secretary Granholm reiterates the Justice40 Initiative is a major priority set forth by the Biden Administration that will be integral to our successful implementation of the clean energy...

April 6, 2022

Partnership in STEM education, workforce development, and business expansion: Pacific Northwest National Labs and the Department of Energy create awareness, interest, and access for sustainable energy

On March 15th, 2022, the Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Economic Impact and Diversity (ED) partnered and cohosted an Awareness, Interest, and Access Webinar with the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL). PNNLab is...

April 6, 2022

The Idaho National Labs Environmental Academic Pathways to Sustainable Business

On February 9th, 2022, the Department of Energy's Office of Economic Impact and Diversity (ED) hosted an Awareness, Interest, and Access: Featuring Idaho National Laboratory (INL) webinar. The purpose of this webinar was to...

March 7, 2022

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HBCUs and Energy Advocates take Center Stage in South Carolina

It’s been our experience as staff in the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity that if you speak with anyone with ties to South Carolina the connections to their home state remains deep.

February 17, 2022

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Meet Felix Vazquez-Guemarez, MEISPP Intern for the Minority Educational Institutions Division, Office of Economic Impact and Diversity

Felix Vazquez-Guemarez is a graduate from the University of Puerto Rico School of Law. He also holds a B.S. in Environmental Science and Physics from the University of Puerto Rico.

January 3, 2022

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How Energy Justice, Presidential Initiatives, and Executive Orders Shape Equity at DOE

The word justice can both softly roll into the air and echo with thunderous force across a nation. It has a unique power that carries history just as easily as it can carry people towards hope, togetherness, and action. It is a power so large and...

December 22, 2021

J40 Features and FAQs

J40 Features and FAQs

December 15, 2021

Technical Assistance Webinar for DOE MSI Internship Opportunities

On December 15th, 2021, the Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Economic Impact and Diversity co-hosted with the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE), an Educational Technical Assistance Webinar, designed to bring awareness to...

September 30, 2021

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DOE Announces New $2.5 Million Prize to Support Diversity in Innovation

The Department's first-ever Inclusive Energy Innovation Prize provides cash awards to organizations prioritizing climate solutions for underrepresented communities.