September 1, 2022

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DOE Releases First-Ever Plan to Advance Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Accessibility

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today released its first-ever Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility (DEIA) Strategic Plan to underscore the Department’s commitment to creating a workplace that celebrates Americans of all backgrounds.

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.

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.

March 26, 2020

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.

February 26, 2019

Secretary Perry and Secretary Carson Celebrate National African American History Month

Their discussion will focus on the countless contributions African Americans have made -- and continue to make –- to the greatness of our Nation.

August 29, 2018

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Secretary Perry Hosts DOE Secretary’s Honor Awards Ceremony

Secretary Perry recognizes the outstanding achievements of individuals and teams who have gone above and beyond in fulfilling DOE’s mission.

June 25, 2018

The United States and Israel Establish Joint Center of Excellence in Energy

Energy Rick Perry and Israeli Minister of Energy Yuval Steinitz signed the agreement today at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

May 9, 2018

C3E Announces Texas A&M Energy Institute Joining Collaborative Effort to Advance Women’s Leadership in Clean Energy

New collaboration with the Texas A&M Energy Institute will broaden the geographic reach and diversity representation of the United States C3E program.

January 23, 2015

Energy Department creates Jobs Strategy Council to Focus on Job Growth in Energy Economy

Today, Secretary Moniz announced the creation of the Jobs Strategy Council (JSC), an initiative focused on accelerating job growth in American-made clean energy sources while implementing the President’s Climate Action Plan, during a roundtable with ...

November 18, 2014

Energy Department Announces New Minorities in Energy Industry Partner Network

WASHINGTON – At a forum marking the first anniversary of its Minorities in Energy Initiative (MIE), the Energy Department today announced the launch of its new Industry Partners Network.