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.

November 24, 2021

This Holiday Season, Be a Clean Energy Champion

Check out these expert tips from EERE’s Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary on how to spark dinner conversation with clean energy.

November 23, 2021

COP26: Committing to a Cleaner World

At the global climate change conference in Scotland, President Biden and Secretary Granholm launched several new initiatives critical to the U.S. decarbonization strategy. Learn about them here.

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

Preparing for the world’s most important climate change conference, EERE’s Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary discusses how the United States will contribute solutions.

October 28, 2021

Celebrating 45 Years of the Weatherization Assistance Program

This historic effort to alleviate the disproportionate energy burden of low-income households will continue saving Americans hundreds of dollars on their energy bills with a new $3.5 billion infusion.

October 20, 2021

Merry National Geothermal Day: An Ode in Eight Parts

Happy Geothermal Day! Today, we are celebrating you and only you, one of our favorite sources of renewable energy.

October 19, 2021

October 8, 2021

Five Things You Might Not Know About Hydrogen Shot

Today is National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day marking a perfect opportunity to learn more about the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Hydrogen Energy Earthshot, or “Hydrogen Shot”, to make clean and affordable hydrogen a reality.

October 4, 2021

Efficiency and Renewables Office Celebrates Energy Awareness Month

It’s a great time to spotlight how EERE’s 11 technology offices are working to ensure a more reliable power grid, safer and healthier homes and buildings, and affordable energy for all.

October 1, 2021

Electric Community Transit is Growing: Is Your Neighborhood Next?

Help us celebrate National Drive Electric Week.