Below are stories about marine energy featured by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Water Power Technologies Office.
February 20, 2024
The U.S. Department of Energy's Water Power Technologies Office today announced the 22 winners of the Make a Splash Photo and Video Contest.
February 1, 2024
A new web-based app expands Renewable Energy Discovery Island’s educational potential, providing resources for students of all ages at the click of a mouse.
January 19, 2024
The Water Power Technologies Office had a busy 2023! The office ran five prizes (and supported two more), hosted two collegiate competitions, opened two funding opportunity announcements, and more. Take a look back at this exciting work!
January 16, 2024
$14.5 million funding opportunity to support foundational marine and ocean renewable energy research and development at domestic institutions of higher education.
January 9, 2024
Jen Trimble's desire to protect people and serve a bigger picture has led her from the U.S. Army to public works in Texas to her current role: operations manager for the U.S. Department of Energy's Water Power Technologies Office.
November 29, 2023
The Water Power Technologies Office funds projects in a range of topics through the Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer programs. Learn about recent projects and the Phase I topics for Fiscal Year 2024.
November 17, 2023
Water Power Technologies Office Announces Nearly $1.8 Million for Continuing Marine Energy Projects at U.S. National Laboratories
The Water Power Technologies Office announced nearly $1.8 million for nine projects to further marine energy research and development at DOE’s national laboratories.
November 15, 2023
During the Clean Currents conference, the Water Power Technologies Office kicked off the Hydropower Collegiate Competition, hosted competitors for the H2Os Prize, featured talks from national laboratory researchers at the DOE booth, and more.
November 7, 2023
Nineteen teams split $285,000 in Phase I of the Innovating Distributed Embedded Energy Prize for their distributed embedded energy converter technology concepts to harness and convert the power of ocean waves into usable types of energy.
October 25, 2023
Learn how Ocean Motion Technologies leveraged a variety of DOE funding mechanisms to accelerate the commercialization of its marine energy technology.