Advanced Manufacturing Office

AMO supports R&D projects, R&D consortia, and early-stage technical partnerships with national laboratories, companies (for-profit and not-for profit), state and local governments, and universities through competitive, merit reviewed funding opportunities designed to investigate new manufacturing technologies. 

Developing & Improving Recycling Processes
  DOE announced over $27 million in funding for 12 projects that will support the development of advanced plastics recycling technologies and new plastics that are recyclable-by-design.
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Programs

R&D Projects
AMO's R&D projects will support early-stage proof of concept projects, explore novel energy-efficient, next-generation materials and innovative...
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R&D Consortia
AMO R&D Consortia supports collaborative, early-stage research and development between industry, academia, non-profit institutions, and National...
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Technical Partnerships
AMO's technical partnerships support the development and validation of technologies and practices, including continuous energy improvement and CHP.
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PARTNERSHIP MAP
AMO developed an interactive map of all partners and projects with data for fiscal year 2016. Click on the map and use this tool to search for a specific project, partner and other information.
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ENERGY ANALYSIS
AMO conducts rigorous analyses to support its decision making and activities. These range from benchmarking studies to assessment of technology opportunities and their potential impacts. 
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Announcements

APPLY NOW: DOE Entrepreneurship Programs Seek World-Class Energy and Manufacturing Technology Innovators
Calling all manufacturing entrepreneurs! Applications are now open for the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) three Lab-Embedded Entrepreneurship...
October 21, 2020
Energy Department Announces Round One Winners of the Geothermal Manufacturing Prize
Yesterday, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the winners of the Ready! contest of the American-Made Geothermal Manufacturing Prize.
October 20, 2020
Energy Department Announces Round One Winners of the Geothermal Manufacturing Prize
DOE Announces Round One Winners of American-Made Geothermal Manufacturing Prize, aimed at advancing geothermal manufacturing solutions.
October 19, 2020
U.S. Department of Energy Announces $27 Million in Plastics Recycling Research and Development
These projects will support the development of advanced plastics recycling technologies and new plastics that are recyclable-by-design.
October 15, 2020

Highlights

Nanotechnology Day Announcement
On National Nanotechnology Day (10/9/2020), the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) is featuring images from beyond
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Faraday Technology Develops Energy-Efficient Method to Dewater Cellulosic Nanomaterials
Faraday Technology, a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) recipient, has developed an energy-efficient method...
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High Performance Computing Improves Manufacturing Productivity and Competitiveness in the Glass Industry
Engineers at Vitro Glass, in partnership with high performance computing (HPC) experts at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), have...
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Energy Department Project Demonstrates New, Energy-Efficient Method for Producing Ethylene
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) awardee EcoCatalytic has successfully demonstrated the viability of a pilot-scale plant for a new, energy-efficient...
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DOE’s 50001 Ready Supports Energy Efficiency in the Automotive Industry
DOE’s 50001 Ready program provides a self-paced process for organizations to build energy awareness and increase the energy efficiency...
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Energy Department’s Advanced Manufacturing Partners Launch Rapid and Innovative Response to COVID-19
Technological innovation in advanced manufacturing is helping our nation overcome the unprecedented challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Energy Department Manufacturing Traineeship Develops and Scales Protective Equipment Production for Local Medical Community
America is working together to support the healthcare professionals on the front lines of the coronavirus response.
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Advanced Manufacturing Office 2019 Highlights
As 2019 draws to a close, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) is looking back at the year’s highlights.
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Advanced Manufacturing Office 2019 Highlights
As 2019 draws to a close, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) is looking back at the year’s highlights.
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Department of Energy Year in Review - 2019
The Department of Energy (DOE), under the leadership of Secretary Dan Brouillette, is using the power of innovation to sustain and advance...
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Information Resources

Information Resources
Resources openly available from AMO help manufacturers improve energy efficiency and energy productivity.

Funding Opportunities

Apply for Funding
A variety of funding opportunities are available to manufacturers from the Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) and other organizations.

Events

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