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June 30, 2022

DOE Launches Prototype Phase of L-Prize Lighting Competition

DOE launches the second phase of its three-phase Lighting Prize Competition, a DOE American-Made Challenge

June 30, 2022

U.S. Department of Energy Will Fund Applied Research and Development to Accelerate Decarbonization of American Industry

Funding opportunity will support DOE’s efforts to reduce emissions across the industrial sector, bolster American manufacturing

June 23, 2022

U.S. Department of Energy Announces 7th Clean Energy Manufacturing Institute

Institute will foster public-private partnerships to advance industrial decarbonization through electrification

June 23, 2022

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DOE Joins New Federal-state Partnership to Grow Domestic Offshore Wind Supply Chain

New Partnership Will Advance Rapid U.S. Offshore Wind Deployment, Create Good-Paying Jobs to Equitably Benefit Local Communities, and Increase Energy Security

June 21, 2022

DOE Announces Battery Recycling Prize Phase III Winners

DOE announces the four winners of Phase III of the Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling Prize.

June 15, 2022

Joint Office of Energy and Transportation Solicits Public Nominations for Electric Vehicle Working Group

The Joint Office of Energy and Transportation announced it is accepting nominations for committee members that will make up the Federal Advisory Committee Act Electric Vehicle Working Group

June 14, 2022

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DOE to Support Clean Energy Transition in 12 Remote and Island Communities

Communities Will Partner with DOE Experts, National Labs, and Regional Organizations to Accelerate Access to Clean Power, Help Lower Energy Costs and Increase Resilience

June 10, 2022

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DOE Invests $6 Million in Seedling Solar Energy Research Projects

DOE selected 19 projects, with a total funding of $6 million, that will pursue innovative, targeted, early-stage ideas in solar energy research and development

June 6, 2022

U.S. Department of Energy Announces Hydrogen Shot Incubator Prize

The $2.6 million prize will foster innovative concepts that produce clean, affordable hydrogen and address the Biden Administration’s climate priorities

June 6, 2022

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DOE Launches Bipartisan Infrastructure Law's $8 Billion Program for Clean Hydrogen Hubs Across U.S.

Nationwide Network of Regional Hydrogen Hubs Will Create Good-Paying Jobs and Jumpstart America’s Clean Hydrogen Economy