May 12, 2022

Biden Administration Launches Bipartisan Infrastructure Law’s $505 Million Initiative to Boost Deployment and Cut Costs of Increase Long Duration Energy Storage

DOE Seeks Public Input on a New Initiative to Enable the Widespread Availability of More Clean, Affordable, and Reliable Power

May 10, 2022

Biden Administration Launches $2.5 Billion Fund to Modernize and Expand Capacity of America’s Power Grid

DOE Seeks Feedback on President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Investments to Upgrade and Build New Transmission Lines to Deliver Affordable Clean Energy

May 3, 2022

DOE Announces $45 Million to Develop More Efficient Electric Vehicle Batteries

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced up to $45 million in funding to support the domestic development of advanced batteries for electric vehicles.

April 12, 2022

Funding Notice: Renewables Advancing Community Energy Resilience (RACER)

$25 million in funding available to improve community energy resilience with solar and solar-plus-storage

March 18, 2022

DOE Announces $5 Million to Launch Lithium-Battery Workforce Initiative

Industry and Labor will Partner on Five Pilot Programs to Train Battery Manufacturing Workers and Bolster the Domestic Battery Supply Chain

March 15, 2022

DOE Selects 14 Communities to Leverage Energy Storage to Increase Resiliency and Long-term Affordability

The OE Energy Storage Program has selected 14 communities from more than 60 applicants to receive technical assistance from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory as part of the Energy Storage for Social Equity (ES4SE) Initiative.

February 11, 2022

Biden Administration, U.S. Department of Energy to Invest $3 Billion to Strengthen U.S. Supply Chain for Advanced Batteries for Vehicles and Energy Storage

Bipartisan Infrastructure Law will fund projects that bolster domestic battery manufacturing and recycling to support growing electric vehicle and storage demand

October 20, 2021

Energy Storage Grand Challenge Update

The Lab Partnering Service online platform has recently been expanded to include energy storage experts, facilities, and partnering opportunities.

September 29, 2021

ICYMI: What Happened at the Long Duration Storage Shot Summit Last Week?

Last week, more than 1,000 people attended the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Long Duration Storage Shot Summit in support of DOE’s ongoing efforts to reduce the cost of grid-scale energy storage by 90% within the next decade.

September 15, 2021

DOE Announces $16 Million to Support Community-Driven Pathways to Clean Energy

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) launched the Local Energy Action Program (Communities LEAP).