November 17, 2022

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One Year of Communities LEAP

A year ago, DOE launched the Communities Local Energy Action Pilot Program to empower a key set of priority communities to custom-design their own pathways to a sustainable, resilient, equitable clean energy future.

November 15, 2022

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Apprentices “Earn While They Learn” to Build a Clean Energy Future

With the passing of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), apprentices will play a critical role in strengthening our nation’s infrastructure and achieving a bright energy future.

November 11, 2022

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DOE Invests Millions in America’s Massive Lithium-Production Potential

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) yesterday took a huge step forward in its effort to shore up America’s domestic supply of battery-grade lithium—a substance that is indispensable to our transition to a clean-energy economy. Lithium, which, after a refi

November 8, 2022

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U.S. Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program Has ‘Done Wonders’ to His Academic, Professional Life

In March 2019, Pochampally joined the EM Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program (MSIPP), where he worked on technologies to detect and inspect nuclear environments, as well as another project on water remediation.

November 4, 2022

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Inflation Reduction Act Invests in U.S. Science Leadership

Through this historic act, the Office of Science received an additional $1,550,000,000 in Fiscal Year 2022 funding. These unprecedented investments will accelerate ongoing upgrades to critical facilities and other national laboratory infrastructure projec

October 4, 2022

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Women @ Energy: Dr. Charmayne Lonergan

As a materials scientist at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), Dr. Charmayne Lonergan works with glassy materials in the Radiological Materials Group of the Energy and Environment Directorate.

August 23, 2022

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How to Start Your Career in Clean Energy

So, you’re starting out your career and you’re interested in clean energy. Or maybe you’re looking to switch gears and work towards a good cause. Wherever you are on your career path, the Department of Energy (DOE) wants to talk to you!

August 23, 2022

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Hanford Interns Get Glimpse of Past, Look to Future

EM Richland Operations Office (RL) contractor Central Plateau Cleanup Company (CPCCo) hosted 20 college interns and cooperative education students this summer as part of an initiative to build and inspire the future workforce.

August 16, 2022

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Office of Environmental Management Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program's First-Ever Research Awards Workshop Draws Over 100 Participants

More than 100 educators, students and DOE employees gathered over two days last week for the inaugural EM Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program (EM MSIPP) Competitive Research Awards Workshop.

August 16, 2022

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Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About Wind Power

Brush up on your knowledge of wind! Get the details on a few of the lesser-known wind energy facts.