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.

DOE Announces Prize Competitions to Develop Next Generation Manufacturing Technologies

DOE recently launched the Manufacturing Innovator Challenge prize series to seek innovative design concepts for novel uses of additive manufacturing (otherwise known as 3D printing) to solve today’s top manufacturing challenges. Learn how to submit your ideas.

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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.

An interactive U.S. map of all Advanced Manufacturing partners and projects with data for fiscal year 2016.

ENERGY ANALYSIS

AMO conducts rigorous analyses to support its decision making and activites. These range from benchmarking studies to assessment of technology opportunitities and their potential impacts. Learn more.

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Announcements

Energy Department Launches Manufacturing Prize to Recognize Leaders on the Plant Floor Driving Energy Savings
DOE launched the Individuals Taking Energy Action in Manufacturing prize, a competition designed to drive measurable energy savings at U.S. plants.
November 9, 2018
The 50001 Update - October
The 50001 Update - October
October 26, 2018
Energy Department Launches Manufacturing Innovator Challenge, First Two Prizes Open for Ideas
DOE announced two new manufacturing prizes to crowdsource solutions for next generation manufacturing and strengthen American's industrial base.
October 24, 2018
DOE Updates ISO 50001 Programs to New Standard
The global ISO 50001 energy management system standard was updated on August 21, 2018 to increase its clarity and applicability for
October 3, 2018

Highlights

Energy Department Launches Manufacturing Prize to Recognize Leaders on the Plant Floor Driving Energy Savings
DOE launched the Individuals Taking Energy Action in Manufacturing prize, a competition designed to drive measurable energy savings at U.S. plants.
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2010 Energy Footprint Downloads
2010 Energy Footprint Downloads
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The 50001 Update - October
The 50001 Update - October
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The 50001 Update - November pdf
The 50001 Update - November
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Energy Department Launches Manufacturing Innovator Challenge, First Two Prizes Open for Ideas
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced two new manufacturing prizes as part of the Manufacturing Innovator Challenge...
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Energy Department Launches Manufacturing Innovator Challenge, First Two Prizes Open for Ideas
DOE announced two new manufacturing prizes to crowdsource solutions for next generation manufacturing and strengthen American's industrial base.
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Understanding the 2014 Manufacturing Energy and Carbon Footprints
Understanding the 2014 Manufacturing Energy and Carbon Footprints
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Manufacturing Energy and Carbon Footprints (2014 MECS) Data
Manufacturing Energy and Carbon Footprints (2014 MECS) Data downlaods
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LETTER FROM THE DIRECTOR: AMO Peer Review
Thank you to our partners that participated in our Peer Review this past July.
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In Celebration of American Manufacturing
The Energy Department is working with U.S. manufacturers to improve energy productivity – the ability to produce more with less energy.
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Information Resources

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

Financial Opportunities

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

Manufacturing Day: October 5, 2018
MFG Day is a celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers. Learn more and find events in your area.
2018 TransTech Energy Business Development Conference
October 23, 2018 9:00AM EDT to October 24, 2018 5:00PM EDT
The Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) will co-sponsor the TransTech Energy Business Development Conference held from October 23-24, 2018...
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