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November 27, 2023

U.S. Department of Energy Launches a Circular Economy Prize to Fortify Supply Chains for the American Sustainable Goods Economy

Phase One of Competition Will Identify Opportunities to Develop Innovations that Strengthen Communities While Ensuring Secure and Sustainable Clean Energy Practices

November 16, 2023

U.S. Department of Energy Awards Eight Projects to Strengthen Microbattery Designs and Manufacturing Practices

Today the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced awards for eight new designs for microbatteries, through its Microbattery Design Prize.

September 21, 2023


14 Projects Across 10 States Will Focus on Ways to Boost Domestic Manufacturing of Large-Scale Equipment to Strengthen American Clean Energy Supply Chains

September 15, 2023

Department of Energy Continues Commitment to Smart Manufacturing Innovation by Renewing UCLA’s Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute

The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Technologies Office today announced renewed funding for the Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute, DOE’s institute expressly dedicated to smart manufacturing...

August 17, 2023

Department of Energy Announces Up to $4.7 Million for Manufacturing Cybersecurity Innovation

Washington, D.C. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), in collaboration with the Cybersecurity Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CyManII), announced a new request for proposals (RFP) for up to $4.7 million to enhance the cybersecurity landscape...

July 26, 2022

ShAPE™: Energy Efficient Manufacturing of Extraordinary Materials

In 2019, the Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) awarded Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) $1.8M to develop new ways to manufacture high-performance aluminum alloy tubing with lower embedded energy and improved mechanical properties relative...

July 12, 2022

Advanced Manufacturing Office Announces $11.5 Million for 10 Small Business Research and Development Projects

On July 11, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced awards totaling $137 million for small businesses in 30 states.

May 27, 2022

DOE’s Cybersecurity Manufacturing Innovation Institute Releases First Public Roadmap

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Cybersecurity Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CyManII) today released its first Public Roadmap, which details a five-year plan for the Institute’s activities, priorities, and initiatives. Housed at the University...

May 24, 2022

AMO Awards Nearly $5 Million to Support American Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs

The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) announced the selection of 109 new projects across 27 states, totaling nearly $21.8 million in federal funding from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Small Business Innovation Research...

December 15, 2021

Department of Energy Releases New Funding Opportunity to Support Small Business Manufacturing Innovation

On December 13, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released $54 million in new funding for the Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR/STTR) Phase I program for Fiscal Year 2022.