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August 19, 2021

New Innovations Bolster American Workforce and Advance Building Envelope Retrofits

DOE announces E-ROBOT Prize Phase 1 Winners; Innovations will make American buildings more affordable, comfortable, and energy-efficient

August 11, 2021

DOE Awards $45 Million to Advance Solar Manufacturing and Grid Technologies

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $45 million for a slate of projects that will help seamlessly integrate clean energy sources onto the grid, supporting the Biden Administration’s goal of a decarbonized power sector by 2035.

August 6, 2021

U.S. Department of Energy Launches 2022 Geothermal Collegiate Competition

The U.S. Department of Energy announced the launch of the 2022 Geothermal Collegiate Competition, organized by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory and funded by DOE’s Geothermal Technologies Office.

August 3, 2021

DOE Announces Nearly $34 Million to Advance Waste and Algae Bioenergy Technology

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced nearly $34 million in funding for 11 projects that will support high-impact research and development to improve and produce biofuels, biopower, and bioproducts.