The EERE Blog includes updates to current Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) projects, interviews with energy experts, and success stories about EERE’s technology offices and national laboratories.

March 7, 2022

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Meet the Next Generation of Women in STEM

This International Women’s Day, DOE highlights the need for more girls and women in STEM.

March 7, 2022

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Meet Clean Energy Champion Bill Nussey

Find out how Bill Nussey went from a career in software to a career in clean energy, winning the American-Made Solar Prize along the way.

March 4, 2022

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EERE Celebrates Women Leaders and Pioneers in Energy

This Women's History Month, we recognize some notable women from the past and the present who have shattered the glass ceiling with their clean energy contributions.

February 18, 2022

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Happy National Battery Day! (We’re geeks, we’ll admit it)

On National Battery Day, Kelly Speakes-Backman provides an overview of EERE's past and present contributions to the advancement of this remarkable technology.

February 16, 2022

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How EERE Supports Innovative Clean Energy Entrepreneurs

For National Entrepreneurship Week, we're celebrating the U.S. entrepreneurs and small businesses building a clean energy economy—and providing resources for you to join them. Funding and job opportunities are available now.

February 16, 2022

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EERE Profile: Michelle Pannell, Workforce Management Office Director

Whether she's onboarding new hires, managing performance, or supporting professional development, Michelle Pannell makes sure her team feels empowered and sets an example for other Department offices.

February 16, 2022

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EERE Profile: Andre Adams, Budget Office Director

Adams' role managing EERE's budget is critical, especially now, as the Department prepares to distribute an unprecedented $62 billion in funding through the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.

February 15, 2022

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Chapter 3: Geothermal is Ready for its Close Up

Renewable energy projects can’t get off the ground without power purchase agreements (PPAs), so when a new geothermal PPA gets signed, a geothermal star is born. Learn more about PPAs in this three-part blog series.

February 14, 2022

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Calling All Clean-Energy Innovators: Help Fight Climate Change Where You’re Needed Most

The Inclusive Energy Innovation Prize offers up to $2.5 million for projects that bring clean-technology entrepreneurship, research, incubation, and commercialization to communities suffering disproportionate harm from the effects of climate change.

February 14, 2022

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14 Reasons to Love Clean Energy This Valentine’s Day

Clean energy is just like love: There's an endless supply, and everyone deserves to have it. Join us in celebration of some sweet facts from every technology office in EERE. Then be a Clean Energy Champion and share the information with your loved ones.