The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's (EERE) successes in developing energy-efficient and environmentally friendly vehicle and fuel technologies translate into cleaner cars on the road today and more efficient cars in the years to come. Explore EERE's vehicle technologies success stories below.

December 15, 2016

EERE Success Story—Cleaner, Lower Cost, and More Efficient: How Cummins Created a Global Marketplace for Better Diesel Engines through Partnership with the National Labs

Cummins approached researchers at three of the national laboratories—Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)—to discuss the possibility of a partnership. The labs ...

October 6, 2016

EERE Success Story—Filter Sensor Demonstrates that Fuel Savings in New York Diesel Fleet is Ready for Commercialization

EERE Success Story—Filter Sensor Demonstrates that Fuel Savings in New York Diesel Fleet is Ready for Commercialization

July 26, 2016

EERE Success Story—Multi-Material Lightweight Vehicle Helps Bring Technologies to Market

EERE Success Story—Multi-Material Lightweight Vehicle Helps Bring Technologies to Market

June 23, 2016

EERE Success Story—Plasma Oxidation of Carbon Fiber Precursor

EERE Success Story—Plasma Oxidation of Carbon Fiber Precursor

May 31, 2016

EERE Success Story—Zero-order Reaction Kinetics (Zero-RK) Coding Is Designing the Next-Generation Engines

EERE Success Story—Zero-order Reaction Kinetics (Zero-RK) Coding Is Designing the Next-Generation Engines

March 28, 2016

EERE Success Story—Heavy Vehicle Fuel Efficiency is no Drag

EERE Success Story—Heavy Vehicle Fuel Efficiency is no Drag

March 14, 2016

EERE Success Story - Novel Engine Lubrication Anti-Wear Additives Demonstrate Improved Fuel Economy

EERE Success Story - Novel Engine Lubrication Anti-Wear Additives Demonstrate Improved Fuel Economy

March 7, 2016

EERE Success Story—FCA and Partners Achieve 25% Fuel Economy Improvement in Light-Duty Advanced Technology Powertrain

EERE Success Story—FCA and Partners Achieve 25% Fuel Economy Improvement in Light-Duty Advanced Technology Powertrain

February 10, 2016

EERE Success Story—EERE National Laboratories’ Inventions Take Home Nine R&D 100 Awards

The 53rd R&D 100 Awards ceremony took place at the end of 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Going all the way back to 1963, these prestigious awards have ...

January 15, 2016

EERE Success Story—New Tire Technologies Can Improve Fuel Efficiency by More Than 5%

EERE Success Story—New Tire Technologies Can Improve Fuel Efficiency by More Than 5%