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October 3, 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
September 10, 2018
Energy Department Announces $1.2 Million High Performance Computing for Manufacturing Opportunity for Steel and Aluminum Production
DOE announced $1.2 million for new projects to support American steel and aluminum manufacturers in accelerating manufacturing innovation.
September 7, 2018
Energy Department Selects Seven Projects to Develop Combined Heat and Power Technologies that Offer Services to the Electric Grid
DOE announced $10 million for seven projects to enable manufacturers to use combined heat and power technologies to support the electric grid.
August 31, 2018
Energy Department Selects 13 Projects for High Performance Computing to Advance Applied Science and Technology in Manufacturing
DOE announced nearly $3 million for 13 projects to stimulate the use of high performance supercomputers to advance U.S. manufacturing.
August 13, 2018
The 2017 update to the Combined Heat and Power Installation Database includes more than 4,400 installations across the country representing 81.3 GW of capacity.
More than 550 Megawatts of New Combined Heat and Power Capacity Added in United States, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands
The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) announced today the release of the updated Combined Heat and Power...
July 27, 2018
AMO’s Sudarsan Rachuri Bestowed Highest Honor in Research Excellence by ASME
Dr. Sudarsan Rachuri was recently honored with the Excellence in Research Award by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Computers...
June 26, 2018
Four U.S. Firms Win 2018 Energy Management Insight Awards
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) joins the international Clean Energy Ministerial in congratulating four U.S. companies selected to receive...
June 22, 2018
This FOA supports the establishment of an Energy Innovation Hub in the area of Energy-Water Desalination (referred to as the “Hub”) to accelerate...
June 22, 2018
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ArcelorMittal’s Cleveland Steel Mill Achieves 50001 Ready Status
ArcelorMittal USA, a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Better Plants partner, attained the DOE’s 50001 Ready designation in March 2018...
June 13, 2018
Department of Energy Announces Prize Competition Winners to Bolster Onshore Manufacturing
Organizations will deliver DOE's Build4Scale training to energy hardware innovators and help them forge partnerships with domestic manufacturers.
June 11, 2018
AMO’s Jay Wrobel and 50001 Ready Navigator Recognized by Energy Manager Today
Last month, Energy Manager Today announced the winners of its 2018 product and project awards, which recognize people, products, and projects ...
June 4, 2018
Energy Department Recognizes American Guitar Manufacturer for Achieving Energy Productivity Goals
DOE recognized the energy productivity achievements of C.F. Martin & Co. ®, a guitar manufacturer and a partner in DOE’s Better Plants Challenge.
May 31, 2018
Energy Department's Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute Selects Proposals from First Project Call
DOE's Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute announced $10 million to advance U.S. manufacturing competitiveness and innovation.
May 24, 2018
Energy Department Announces Funding to Foster Lab-Industry Partnerships
Today DOE announced up to $2 million in funding for the third cohort of the Technologist in Residence program.
May 21, 2018
AMO Supports Nearly $2 Million for 12 Small Business Research and Development Projects
EERE AMO will provide funding support to twelve new projects across eleven states, totaling nearly $2 million in funding.
May 9, 2018
Energy Department’s Cyclotron Road Selects 13 New Innovators to Join Fourth Lab-Embedded Entrepreneurship Program Cohort
Today DOE announced the fourth cohort of Cyclotron Road, a program to train innovative postdoctoral researchers to be entrepreneurs.
May 7, 2018
AMO’s Allen Hefner a Finalist for “Oscars” of Public Service
This week the Partnership for Public Service announced the finalists and winners of the Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medals...
April 25, 2018
AMO Supports Nearly $4 Million for Small Businesses to Advance, Develop and Commercialize Manufacturing Solutions
Recently, Secretary of Energy Rick Perry announced $99 million in grants to support small businesses in advancing scientific discoveries...
April 25, 2018
Cummins Seymour: Superior Energy Performance Supports Cummins’ 40 x 2020 Energy Pledge
Cummins Seymour Engine Plant and Technical Center in Seymour, Indiana, is the latest in a series of Cummins sites to earn certification to...
April 24, 2018
Headlights vs. Highlights: Season Four of Better Buildings SWAP Showcases General Motors and L'Oréal USA
DOE today unveiled the fourth installment of the "Better Buildings Challenge SWAP," featuring General Motors and L'Oréal USA.
April 18, 2018
Energy Department Announces Second Cohort of Innovators in Midwest Entrepreneurship Program
DOE announced the second cohort of innovators to join Chain Reaction Innovations, the Midwest region's first entrepreneurial R&D program based at ANL.
April 10, 2018
U.S. Department of Energy and National Association of Manufacturers Announce Sustainability in Manufacturing Partnership
New effort to help U.S. manufacturers drive energy productivity improvements and accelerate adoption of energy efficient technologies.
April 3, 2018
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ORNL Welcomes Five Entrepreneurial Research Fellows
Five innovators were selected from a highly competitive pool of applicants as part of the announcement and will begin work at ORNL in May 2018.
March 6, 2018
Expand Your Energy Management Skills: Classroom and Online Training Available—Register Soon!
Master the art of managing energy in a format that fits your schedule and learning style! Training for Certified Practitioners in Energy Management...
February 23, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $10 Million for Combined Heat and Power Technology Research to Provide Cost-Effective Support to the Elect...
EERE announced up to $10 million to conduct research and development activities to further the utilization of combined heat and power.