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September 29, 2022

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DOE Announces 19 Organizations Selected to Receive Clean Energy Innovator Fellows

DOE announced the 19 institutions that will host fellows as part of the new $6 million Clean Energy Innovator Fellowship program

September 28, 2022

DOE Announces First Cohort of Post-Secondary Programs to Receive New Zero Energy Design Designation

Today, the DOE awarded its first-ever Zero Energy Design Designation (ZEDD) seal of recognition to 17 leading educational programs that are preparing tomorrow’s leaders to design and build the most sustainable buildings possible.

September 23, 2022

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DOE Releases Roadmap to Achieve Carbon Neutral Aviation Emissions

Sustainable Aviation Fuel Roadmap Outlines Steps to Meet 100% of Domestic Aviation Fuel Demand with Sustainable Fuel By 2050

September 22, 2022

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Biden-Harris Administration Announces Historic $7 Billion Funding Opportunity to Jump-Start America's Clean Hydrogen Economy

DOE Opens Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Funding Opportunity for Regional Clean Hydrogen Hubs and Releases Draft of DOE National Clean Hydrogen Strategy and Roadmap

September 22, 2022

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Better Plants Partners Save $10.6 Billion in Energy Costs

More than 270 Manufacturers and Water Utilities Increase Efficiency, Avoid More Than 130 Million Metric Tons of Carbon Emissions

September 21, 2022

Department of Energy Announces Pledges from 21 Organizations to Increase the Energy Efficiency of Semiconductors and Bolster American Manufacturing

Intel, Microsoft, AMD, and Other Organizations Commit to Initiative to Increase Competitiveness of the U.S. Semiconductor Industry and Strengthen Domestic Supply Chains

September 21, 2022

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U.S. Department of Energy Announces Winners of the American-Made Solar Prize

DOE announced the winners of the American-Made Solar Prize Round 5, a multimillion dollar competition designed to advance hardware and software solar technologies

September 20, 2022

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DOE Recognizes 2022 Housing Innovation Award Winners

DOE announced the winners of its 2022 Housing Innovation Awards, the highest honor builders can receive for constructing Zero Energy Ready Homes.

September 16, 2022

U.S. Department of Energy Announces Prize to Increase Equity and Develop Clean Energy Solutions for Underserved Communities

DOE closes out their first-ever agency 'Justice Week' by announcing the Community Clean Energy Coalition Prize to advance decarbonization, energy justice and support the Biden-Harris Justice40 goals.

September 9, 2022

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U.S. Department of Energy Distributes $13.5 Million to Support Record Number of Hydroelectric Facilities

DOE announced the distribution of $13.5 million in incentive payments to 55 hydroelectric facilities through the Hydroelectric Production Incentive Program