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March 6, 2018
Department of Energy Announces $12 Million in Early-Stage Research for Natural Gas Engines and Off-Road Fluid Power Systems
Funding would support cost-shared research projects focused on medium- and heavy-duty, on-road natural gas engines, and advancing fluid power systems.
February 15, 2018
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Co-Optimization of Engines & Fuels: Breakthrough Research in Engine and Fuel Co-Optimization
DOE released two studies from the Co-Optimization of Engines & Fuels initiative (Co-Optima).
January 9, 2018
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New Initiatives Will Use Supercomputers to Improve Transportation Energy Efficiency
Did you know, the Department of Energy’s National Laboratories are home to 32 of the fastest supercomputers on Earth?
October 23, 2017
Energy Department Announces $15 Million for Batteries and Electrification to Enable Extreme Fast Charging
DOE announced up to $15 million for research projects on batteries and vehicle electrification technologies.
October 17, 2017
Energy Department Seeks Fluid-Power Systems Research Projects for Off-Road Vehicles
DOE announced up to $3 million of new funding for fluid-power systems research for off-road vehicles.
October 11, 2017
Energy Department Announces $4 Million for Medium/Heavy-Duty, On-Road Natural Gas Engine Research
DOE announced up to $4 million for research projects on medium- and heavy-duty natural gas engine technologies.
August 30, 2017
PACCAR Joins Energy Department SuperTruck II Initiative
The Energy Department announced an additional competitively awarded multi-year SuperTruck II project.
August 22, 2017
Energy Department Announces $13.4 Million Investment in Community-based Advanced Transportation Projects
DOE announced $13.4 million in support of five cost-shared, community-based projects focused on energy efficient mobility systems.
July 12, 2017
Energy Department Announces $19.4 Million Investment in Advanced Vehicle Technologies
DOE announced $19.4 million for 22 new cost-shared battery, materials, engine, and mobility systems projects.
April 21, 2017
Energy Department Announces New National Laboratory Collaborations with 38 Small Businesses
Program helps small businesses tap into the intellectual and technical resources they need to overcome critical technology challenges.
December 29, 2016
Energy Department Announces Up to $7 Million for the Co-Optimization of Fuels and Engines
Today, the Energy Department (DOE) announced up to $7 million for eight universities to accelerate the introduction of affordable, scalable, and su...
December 22, 2016
Energy Department Announces $18 Million Investment to Accelerate the Development of Plug-In Electric Vehicles and Use of Other Alternativ...
WASHINGTON – Today, the Energy Department (DOE) announced $18 million in support of five projects for research, development, and demonstration...
December 21, 2016
DOE Announces $15 Million to Accelerate the Deployment of Energy Efficient Transportation Technologies
Today, the Energy Department (DOE) announced $15 million, subject to appropriations, to support community-based projects to accelerate the adoption...
December 15, 2016
DOE Announces Nearly $20 Million to Accelerate Energy Efficient Transportation and Systems
Today, the Energy Department announced $19.7 million, subject to appropriations, to support research and development of advanced vehicle technologi...
August 18, 2016
Energy Department Awards 43 new Business-Laboratory Collaborations under Small Business Vouchers Pilot
Today, the Energy Department announced 43 small businesses will participate in the second round of the Small Business Vouchers (SBV) pilot.
August 16, 2016
Energy Department Announces $137 Million Investment in Commercial and Passenger Vehicle Efficiency
SuperTruck II, Vehicle Technologies Office Program Wide Selections to Accelerate the Development of Innovative Technologies
July 22, 2016
Energy Department and American Public Power Association Sign Agreement to Accelerate Growth of Electric Vehicle Market
Memorandum of Understanding will help increase education and awareness of the benefits of EVs to public power utilities and local officials
June 6, 2016
DOE Announces $22 Million in Funding to Accelerate the Development of Plug-In Electric Vehicles and Use of Other Sustainable Transportati...
The Energy Department (DOE) announced $22 million to support research, development, and demonstration of innovative plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) ...
May 27, 2016
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The Ohio State University Defends Title, Wins Second Year of EcoCAR 3 Competition
Energy Department and General Motors crown The Ohio State University this year’s winner of the EcoCAR 3 – Advanced Vehicle Technology Competiti...
April 29, 2016
DOE and the Department of Transportation Announce Collaboration to Support Smart Transportation Systems and Alternative Fuel Technologies
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) announced a collaboration to accelerate research, development, ...
March 10, 2016
DOE’s Innovative Small Business Vouchers Pilot Selects 33 Small Businesses for Lab Collaboration
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced that 33 small businesses have been selected to work directly with DOE national labs...
March 7, 2016
DOE Announces Webinars on Electric Vehicle Charging at Colleges, a Hydrogen Leak Detector and More
EERE offers webinars to the public on a range of subjects, from adopting the latest energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies, to trainin...
March 1, 2016
DOE Announces $80 Million in Funding to Increase SuperTruck Efficiency
Funding Opportunity Announcement and three new projects to focus on research, development and demonstration of plug-in electric powertrain technolo...
January 21, 2016
Energy Department Announces $58 Million to Advance Fuel-Efficient Vehicle Technologies

Secretary Moniz Continues Obama Administration Commitment to American Auto Industry, Releases Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing Report on...

January 14, 2016
CABINET IN YOUR COMMUNITY: Grid Modernization Fact Sheet
In the days immediately following the State of the Union, Cabinet officials are embarking on the “State of the Union: Cabinet In Your Community” road