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January 4, 2021

Powering On with Grid-Forming Inverters

Learn about the roadmap to use renewable energy to jump-start the grid by using an essential piece of connection equipment known as an inverter.

December 15, 2020

Picture This: Making Perovskite Solar Cells with Kodak Printers

Learn how Energy Materials Corporation (EMC) has been developing a low-cost process to manufacture perovskite photovoltaic (PV) modules.

November 17, 2020

Veterans Boost America’s Energy Workforce

The Department of Energy is committed to supporting and empowering American workers, especially servicemembers separating from active duty.

June 30, 2020

The Road to Resilience with Rooftop Solar

What happens to the electricity in your home during a power outage when you have rooftop solar panels installed?