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September 15, 2020
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New Report Highlights Nuclear Flexibility in Clean Energy Systems
NICE Future initiative report examines nuclear flexibility and the potential role it can play in clean energy systems.
September 14, 2020
Deputy Secretary Brouillette Statement on G20 Energy and Environment Ministerial
Department of Energy and Export-Import Bank Fireside Chat
U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette joins the Export Import (EXIM) Bank’s Annual Conference to deliver remarks and answwer questions.
September 3, 2020
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Bringing STEM Home
Hear from Under Secretary of Science Paul Dabbar about how this pandemic won't stop us from providing world-class STEM education.
September 1, 2020
This screen-capture shows a student discussing a weather station lesson at the Virtual STEM Camp in August (photo courtesy of Ohio University).
EM Supports ‘Virtual STEM Camp’ for Ohio Youth
A virtual science, technology, engineering, and math camp supported by a grant from EM was conducted recently.
September 1, 2020
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Get Inspired This #STEMtember!
Help celebrate STEM this September with EERE.
September 1, 2020
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DOE Dedicated to Innovating Technology That Keeps our Air, Water, and Land Clean While Providing American Jobs
In recent years, the Department of Energy has invested hundreds of millions of dollars in the innovation needed to capture carbon emissions,
August 26, 2020
Secretary Brouillette tours MIT.
The Private Sector Unleashes Energy’s Potential
Under President Donald J. Trump, innovation spurred by public-private partnerships has continued America’s energy renaissance.
August 26, 2020
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CWC Alum Goes Far with Passion for Renewable Energy
Jane Sandoval enters her master's program this fall with years of energy experience, including her work in DOE's 2020 Collegiate Wind Competition.
August 21, 2020
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You Can’t Have True Energy Independence Without Nuclear Energy
Nuclear power is crucial for ensuring clean, reliable, and affordable power to the American people, and for our national defense strategy.
August 20, 2020
Pennsylvania small businesses have received $6.2 million in SBIR grants in 2020.
Promoting Pennsylvania’s Energy Innovators through DOE’s SBIR/STTR Program
Under the Trump Administration, our goal with these grants is to fund promising research and development not available anywhere else in the world.
August 18, 2020
Secretary  Dan Brouillette visits the Hanford Site.
Hanford Progress Shows Trump Administration’s Commitment to Environmental Management
A summary of accomplishments at the Hanford Site since 2017
August 14, 2020
Secretary Brouillette addresses PNNL.
America’s Abundance of Energy Resources Will Realize Their Potential At PNNL
Under the Trump Administration, the Department of Energy (DOE) is committed to pursuing a true “all-of-the-above” energy agenda.
August 14, 2020
Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Distributed Wind Power
Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Distributed Wind Power
Learn about key facts related to wind turbines used in distributed applications.
August 14, 2020
Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About Wind Power
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.
August 12, 2020
Secretary Brouillette speaks at NREL.
Colorful Colorado Keeps America’s Energy Efficiency Robust, Vibrant, and Innovative
The post-pandemic come-back will be powered by American energy, and NREL will lead the way.
August 11, 2020
The annual Young Women’s Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics attracts over 700 participants.
Community, Science, and Your Neighbor - the U.S. Department of Energy
Dr. Chris Fall, Director of the Office of Science, and Sir Steven Cowley, Director of PPPL, hosted a conversation about science and the community.
August 11, 2020
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American Ingenuity Will Solve the Global Plastics Pollution Problem
While the global plastic waste problem is not an American creation, American ingenuity will be the solution.
July 30, 2020
Energy leaders stand in front of Cape Canaveral.
Multi-Mission Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generators, Plutonium-238, and SuperCams, Oh My!
America’s pioneering spirit will propel us to new heights of Mars and beyond and DOE's national labs will continue to play a crucial part!
July 27, 2020
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Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover Fueled by DOE National Labs
NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover is first rover in more than 30 years to use plutonium created by DOE national labs.
July 23, 2020
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The Quantum Internet of the Future is Here
The Department of Energy announced America’s Blueprint for the Quantum Internet.
July 21, 2020
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How STEM Drives Business – and Our Futures
Secretary Brouillette discussed STEM with top corporate executives at the Ohio Business Roundtable.
July 17, 2020
Secretary Brouillette during US-India SEP
Secretary Brouillette Addresses U.S.-India SEP Ministerial
The United States and India share a bedrock belief that there is no distinction between “good” and “bad” energy.
July 16, 2020
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DOE’s 50001 Ready Supports Energy Efficiency in the Automotive Industry
General Motors has attained the U.S. Department of Energy’s 50001 Ready status at twenty five of its U.S.-based plants.
July 15, 2020
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Jordan Cove LNG Export Terminal: Bringing Jobs and Energy Dominance to America’s West Coast
Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette signed a final long-term order authorizing the export of domestically produced liquefied natural gas.
July 10, 2020
Secretary Brouillette meeting with Texas energy leaders
Texas to Help Power the Post-pandemic Economic Comeback
The Texas energy industry is rebounding back with the help of the Department of Energy.