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September 20, 2023

Energy Department Recognized for Excellence in Continuing Education and Training

Every year, the International Accreditors for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) acknowledges organizations that make substantial contributions to the field of continuing education and training.

August 24, 2023

FEMP Launches Federal Fleet ZEV Ready Center To Promote Electric Vehicle Adoption

The Federal Fleet ZEV Ready Center provides a comprehensive resource center with valuable information and detailed recommendations for federal agencies interested in transitioning to electric vehicles.

August 23, 2023

Biden-Harris Administration Announces $28 Million to Boost Energy Efficiency and Sustainability at Federal Buildings Nationwide

FEMP announced the allocation of $28 million in grants for 19 projects federal government agencies from the Assisting Federal Facilities with Energy Conservation Technologies (AFFECT) 2022 Appropriations Federal Agency Call.

August 4, 2023

Energy Department Selects Energy Service Companies to Help Federal Agencies Achieve Administration's Efficiency and Decarbonization Goals

The U.S. Department of Energy unlocked billions of dollars in private capital to improve the efficiency and sustainability of federal facilities.

July 27, 2023

Department of Energy Celebrates 25 Years Since the First Energy Savings Performance Contract Signing

The Federal Energy Management Program celebrates the 25th anniversary of the first energy savings performance contract signing.

May 18, 2023

2023 Federal Utility Partnership Working Group Seminar Showcases Collaboration Between Federal Agencies and Utilities

The 2023 Federal Utility Partnership Working Group Seminar was held on May 1–2, 2023, in Arlington, Virginia. Managed by the Federal Energy Management Program, this year’s seminar was co-hosted by the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association.

April 26, 2023

FEMP Aids National Park Service in Advancing Clean Energy Goals Through the Green Parks Plan

Partners in Sustainability: FEMP and NPS Have a Lot Going on Behind the Scenery

March 31, 2023

FEMP Director Mary Sotos Presents to Agency Chief Sustainability Officers on $250 Million Funding Opportunity

Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) Director Mary Sotos joined a White House Council on Environmental Quality meeting of Agency Chief Sustainability Officers to discuss the Assisting Federal Facilities with Energy Conservation Technologies (AFFECT).

March 23, 2023

Biden-Harris Administration Announces $250 Million for Federal Agencies To Advance Net-Zero Projects and Save Taxpayers Money

The Biden-Harris Administration, through the U.S. Department of Energy, announced $250 million in funding from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to help federal agencies implement net-zero building projects and set an example in sustainability.

March 8, 2023

Departments of Energy and Homeland Security Continue Climate Adaptation Collaboration

Leaders from the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security reaffirmed their joint commitment to collaborate on climate mitigation and adaptation at DHS facilities across the nation.