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November 24, 2021

This Holiday Season, Be a Clean Energy Champion

Kelly Speakes-Backman offers some suggestions for Thanksgiving dinner conversation

November 23, 2021

COP26: Committing to a Cleaner World

Kelly Speakes-Backman, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy had the honor of attending the 26th annual United Nations Climate Change Conference, also known as COP26, in Scotland. Read about her experience.

November 16, 2021

GeoFlight Takes to the Air to Help Identify Geothermal and Mineral Resources at the Salton Sea

Read about the recently launched GeoFlight: Salton Trough initiative, a collaborative effort between the Department of Energy’s Geothermal Technologies Office and the Department of Interior’s U.S. Geological Survey.

November 2, 2021

Taking Stock at COP 26

Kelly Speakes-Backman reflects on EERE accomplishments as COP 26 gets underway in Glasgow